The 7.1 magnitude earthquake is deadliest to hit country in more than 30 years and has brought down buildings in the capital, Mexico City Emergency crews and volunteers are digging through rubble with their bare hands in search of trapped survivors after a powerful earthquake Mexico earthquake The earthquake also appeared to have triggered an […]
Tapachula, Mexico (CNN)Amarilis Mendoza is getting used to stares and double takes. The 13-year-old from Guatemala lost part of her left leg when she fell from a moving train, a train she had hoped would carry her to the United States. “Let’s live in the present moment,” she said in Spanish, smiling shyly. “To be […]
(CNN)An explosion that killed three people at a shopping mall in Colombia was a “cowardly terrorist act,” the city’s mayor says. One of those killed was a 23-year-old French national, who was in Bogota to do social work at a school, Pealosa said.
A likely deal between Walmart and Bonobos, a hybrid digital/brick-and-mortar menswear brand, may be a sign of the future of retail Founded on Fit, Focused on Style, Built on Service thats the retail promise offered by Bonobos, the mens e-tailing business thats being courted by Walmart and idolized by the garment industry as a model […]
Horacio Cartess plans to amend constitution to draw out term has incensed students to take action against police violence and governments abuse of power Paraguays ongoing crisis over rushed plans to change the constitution which last week saw shot in the back by police in the party headquarters on 31 March, galvanising widespread anger against […]
(CNN)Thousands of protesters clashed Saturday for a fifth consecutive day with security forces in Caracas, the Venezuelan capital. Officers in riot gear blocked a highway as marchers tried to advance, chanting “Liberty, Liberty!” Protesters tossed rocks and returned tear gas canisters used against them. The Venezuelan National Guard also used water tanks against the demonstrators […]
(CNN)A mother contemplates how she does her food shopping amid shortages and high inflation in Venezuela: Whatever is cheapest in the season is what her children eat, substituting one thing for another and in much smaller portions than before. “What I have at home is enough to give them a plain arepa, and it’s very […]