Why Cuba is watching America’s election race so closely

The Cuban president's challenge to the Trump administration came during a tour of central Cuba last week, where CNN was given rare access to...

Magnitude 7.7 earthquake strikes off the coast of Jamaica and is felt as far...

A tsunami of 0.4 feet was recorded in the Cayman Islands at George Town, but no tsunami was observed at Port Royal, Jamaica, or...

Tsunami threat message issued after magnitude 7.7 earthquake off the coast of Jamaica

The weather service said there is a threat of tsunami waves reaching 0.3 to 1 meter (about 1 to 3 feet) above tide level...

Heavy rains leave dozens dead in Brazil

Around 13,000 people have been affected by the floods in the southeastern Brazilian state of Minas Gerais, with thousands forced out of their homes....

One of Canada’s most wanted fugitives arrested in the US after being on the...

Parthasarthie Kapoor, 47, has been avoiding law enforcement since 2003 when he was facing charges including sexual assault and the possession of child pornography,...

Arizona tourist reported missing during catamaran tour in Belize, police say

Alison Mackenzie, 43, went missing early Saturday during an excursion that departed a day earlier from Caye Caulker, a small island off the coast...

Migrants clash with Mexican troops at the Guatemala border

Some images showed migrants scrambling to evade authorities. Others showed a migrant pinned to the ground, surrounded by men in camouflage.The migrants -- largely...

Glenn Greenwald charged with cybercrimes in Brazil

The charges come following a series of stories published in 2019 by Greenwald's news site The Intercept, based on a trove of data that...

Residents are digging out of record-breaking snowfall in Newfoundland, Canada

St. John's International Airport recorded 76.2 cm (30 inches) of snow Friday, according to Environment Canada, breaking the previous daily snowfall record set on...

Families of Canadians killed in Iran crash will receive $25,000 to help with expenses,...

The assistance, which could go toward funeral expenses and travel, will be delivered "in the coming days," Trudeau said."I want to be clear: We...

Brazil’s culture secretary fired for appearing to quote Goebbels

The office of President Jair Bolsonaro announced Alvim's dismissal in a statement Friday, explaining that his position had become untenable despite issuing an apology."I...

Brazil’s culture minister appears to quote Goebbels

In the video, posted to the ministry's Twitter account, Alvim announces a national award for the arts and makes the case for Brazilian art...

Pregnant woman and six children killed by a religious cult

Nine indigenous people have been arrested and will be charged over the grisly attack, which took place in a remote part of the Ngäbe-Buglé...

A week after losing his dad in the Tehran plane crash, this 13-year-old gave...

A week after his father was killed in the Iran plane crash, Ryan Pourjam approached the podium with a moving speech about who his...

‘Staggering number’ of human rights defenders killed in Colombia, the UN says

There were 107 activists killed in Colombia last year, she said, with 13 other cases under investigation that could bring the total to 120....

Haiti Earthquake Fast Facts

The Toll220,000-300,000: Estimates of the death toll vary 300,000: Number of injured1.5 million: People initially displaced37,867: Displaced people remain as of September 2017 3,978:...

Who will pay for Harry and Meghan’s security? Canada says discussions are underway

Queen Elizabeth II on Monday agreed to a "period of transition" while details of a more "independent" role for Harry and Meghan are hammered...

Mexican Wrestler La Parka has died after suffering severe in-ring injuries

The wrestling legend, whose real name was Jesús Alfonso Huerta Escoboza, died from injuries sustained in a fall during a wrestling event in October.On...

Justin Trudeau toughens his stand on the world stage as he demands justice over...

The liberal leader already had greeted 2020 with a new look: a salt-and-pepper beard that sparked a public buzz.Now, owing to the crash in...

This playboy tortoise had so much sex he saved his entire species. Now he’s...

Diego's unstoppable libido was credited as a major reason for the survival of his fellow giant tortoises on Espanola, part of the Galapagos Islands,...