Members of the FARC filmed dancing with U.N. employees on New Year came out in strong opposition to the dismissal of the employees Thursday, arguing the move has left them unprotected and puts their lives at risk. ...

Everywhere that Fred Armisen goes these days feels like its own “Portlandia.” Several months ago, Mr. Armisen, the comedian and bandleader on NBC’s “Late Night With Seth Meyers,” was in Bogotá, Colombia, ...

Members of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, took part in an intimate soccer tournament to promote peace earlier in December in rural communities in the country’s Cauca Department. ...

Colombia's government on Wednesday asked a United Nations mission tasked with supervising the demobilization of Marxist FARC rebels to safeguard its neutrality, after the publication of a video showing UN staff dancing ...

BOGOTA — United Nations observers are in hot water in Colombia over a video showing them dancing with leftist rebels while deployed to watch over the guerrillas as part of a peace deal. The short video was shot by ...

Chapecoense, the Brazilian football club devastated by an airline crash, will sign up to 20 players for the new season and are reserving shirt numbers for two of the survivors in the hope they can play again, their ...

Randy Lanier was a lot of things. For one, he was a talented enough driver to clinch an Indy 500 Rookie of the Year award in 1986, and to compete in IMSA, CART, and even at Le Mans. Then it was all torn down. Lanier was ...

Colombia: After a half-century of war, peace has come to Caloto, a long-troubled region of Colombia, and the change has been terrifying. On Christmas Day, gunmen assassinated a rural activist from the leftist Marcha ...

CALOTO, Colombia — After a half-century of war, peace has come to this long-troubled region of Colombia, and the change has been terrifying. On Christmas Day, gunmen assassinated a rural activist from the leftist ...

Uruguay, Colombia and Costa Rica are some of the worst countries in the world for drivers, according to a study conducted by the Australian fleet management firm Global Positioning Specialists (GPS). Poor quality ...

BOGOTA, Colombia — United Nations observers are in hot water in Colombia over a video showing them dancing with leftist rebels while deployed to watch over the guerrillas as part of a peace deal. The short video was ...

Venezuela dispatched multiple teams and local Indigenous people to search for a lost military helicopter, which was last heard from on Saturday and which carried 13 people on board. OPINION:US Targets Venezuela Using ...

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos heralded Colombia as the “country of the year” in 2016, celebrating in his year end address Saturday the end of over half a century of civil war with the nation’s largest ...

London: As 2016 draws to a close with news dominated by bloodshed, disasters and disease from the Middle East to Africa and Latin America, it may seem there wasn’t much to be happy about this year. Despite continued ...

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has again extended the deadline to withdraw from circulation the country's most common currency note. The deadline had been set for 2 January but will now be on 20 January.Mr Maduro ...

Photography aims to show what has not been seen. Drone photography achieves that, providing a new perspective on the world from points we cannot easily reach. This year, thousands of images were submitted to the ...

Colombia’s government now knows only too well that there is many a slip between the cup and the lip. In October, a referendum to ratify a painstakingly negotiated peace deal it had signed with the long-time insurgent ...

CARACAS —  Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Thursday said his government would extend the use of 100-bolivar notes to Jan. 20, after a plan to withdraw those bills from the economy sparked nationwide protests ...

BOGOTA, Dec. 29 (UPI) -- Colombia's Congress has unanimously approved an amnesty law that is part of a revised peace agreement with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC rebel group. Colombia's House of ...

BOGOTA —  Colombia's Congress on Wednesday approved an amnesty law to protect thousands of demobilizing Marxist guerrilla fighters from prosecution for minor crimes committed during the country's 52-year war. The ...