RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

South America

A collection of news and information related to South America published by this site and its partners.

Top South America Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • Famous Venezuelan ice-cream store closes over milk shortage

    An ice-cream store listed in the Guinness World Records book for its 863 different flavours has become the latest victim of Venezuela's economic crisis.
  • Venezuela's Maduro moves foreign minister Ramirez to U.N.

    President Nicolas Maduro named powerful Foreign Minister Rafael Ramirez to a new post as envoy to the United Nations on Friday, saying the appointment would strengthen Venezuela's voice on the world body's Security Council from Jan. 1. Venezuela's...

    Colombia's FARC rebels free soldier captured during attack

    Colombia's Marxist FARC rebels have freed a soldier captured during an attack on a military patrol last week in which five other troops were killed, the group said on Friday. The soldier was captured by the FARC, or Revolutionary Armed Forces of...

    Questions swirl around death of Florida native in the Galapagos

    QUITO, Ecuador Valerie de la Valdene seemed driven to find and defy danger. As an underwater videographer and world traveler, she stuck her hand in sharks' mouths, ran with the bulls in Spain and was the first to rush toward predatory wildlife during...

    Cuba inches toward transparency, seeking investment and credit

    Cuba released more information on its fragile external finances this week than it has in over a decade, as it seeks foreign investment and credit following its sudden improvement in relations with the United States. The government revealed a healthy...