The number of people killed in flash floods in northern Chile rises to 17 while the search continues for 20 people still missing.
Brazil's ex-leader Fernando Henrique Cardoso is the latest former president to join a team defending jailed Venezuelan opposition leaders.
Organisers of a friendly match between El Salvador and Argentina apologise for playing the Isle of Man's anthem by mistake.
The Bolivian women knitting a high-tech medical device
Yearning for San Francisco from Mexico's Yucatan
World Cup's expensive legacy in Brazil as stadium lie empty
Antigua sees revival of natural remedies
Tensions remain six months after Mexico students vanished
The life of a rare fruit collector