A mayor in Brazil is on the run after police accused her of taking funds from the school system and running the town remotely through WhatsApp.
Tropical Storm Erika leaves at least 20 dead on the Caribbean island of Dominica, with the devastation setting it back 20 years, its PM says.
Dozens of people protest against the "outrageous" docking of a Chilean naval vessel, dubbed the "torture ship", in east London.
Turks and Caicos Islands debates marine mammal park
Does Usain Bolt move his legs faster than other sprinters?
South American fossil throws new light on evolution of lizards
Safety concerns over Panama Canal expansion
How 3D printing helped a trafficked toucan
On 29th August 1970, 30,000 Mexican-Americans marched against the Vietnam war.