The sole political prisoner to survive a notorious torture centre in Brazil, whose testimony exposed abuses there, dies aged 72.
Residents of the Chilean town of Ensenada are trying to save their livestock and their homes after tonnes of ash from the Calbuco volcano rained down.
Venezuela's President Maduro allocates a woman a flat, after she hits him on the head with a mango.
The mothers being criminalised in El Salvador
One teen's guide to having fun on the bread line
The woman who adopts dead babies found in the rubbish
One island's bid to track the shy sea creatures
The Castro encounter which led to death threats
Wyre Davies on who is paying for Brazil's Petrobras scandal