Photos from around the region
The natural beauty of Iguazu Falls, on the border between Argentina and Brazil, draws millions of tourists each year.
Terrapins women move on to the NCAA second round with 75-57 defeat of the New Mexico State Aggies.
Former first couple have helped raise millions for post-quake development, but some say the projects favor elites.
Celebrity crocodiles of the Rio Grande and other curious creatures around the world.
With Dilma Rousseff facing a corruption scandal and a faltering economy, thousands rally in cities across the country.
The fire spread quickly Friday and threatened the port cities of Valparaiso and Vina del Mar.
In various cities, citizens display their industry and leisure, along with patriotism and, for some, a love of the United States.
The country’s best riders lasso galloping mares, flip bulls by their tails and test their mettle atop spirited horses.
Young Mexicans are being held for months without charge in shelters across the United States.
Above the Cuban capital is another city, where people live, play and find some quiet.
Followers have covered walls all across the country with colorful murals depicting their charismatic leader who died two years ago.
One of South America’s most active volcanoes erupted early Tuesday in southern Chile.
Aerial photos illustrate the serious depletion of the giant city’s water supply, a result of the driest summer in 84 years.
The Aymara indigenous women use the sport as a way to ease the aches and pains of growing old.
At least 16 people were killed after a man was shocked by high-voltage wires, setting off a panic.
Emptied when Castro took power and dissolved congress, building is being upgraded and lawmakers are preparing to return.