A weeklong outage deepened the country’s already crippling economic crisis. Our reporter crossed Caracas to see its impact on residents and how they view embattled President Nicolás Maduro.
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After years of economic crisis, many Venezuelans struggle just to get by. Yet President Nicolás Maduro continues to hold onto power, using state propaganda, repression and fear to contain the growing opposition.
Eleven former members of Chile’s military were convicted of the murder of Rodrigo Rojas, a United States-based photographer who was set ablaze during protests against the country’s dictatorship.
As he sets out on a cross-Canada road show to promote a new spending plan, the prime minister is trying to shift the conversation.
Mr. Temer, a deeply unpopular leader who governed Brazil from 2016 to 2018, has been the target of numerous corruption inquiries.
Officers seized Roberto Marrero, a confidant of the opposition leader Juan Guaidó. His detention is a significant escalation of the country’s political crisis.
For half a decade, Fred Ramos has photographed the longstanding political, social and environmental crises that are driving migration in the region.
Lafreniere, just 17, is already drawing comparisons to another star player for Rimouski Oceanic in Quebec.
It’s hardly the standard Caribbean destination for travelers from the United States. And it offers few all-inclusive resort options. But that is part of this French-speaking island’s appeal.
Huntsville, Alabama and the state of Wyoming are both gearing up to mark major milestones, but where one is an outright celebration, the other is a call to action.
The public servant, Michael Wernick, was accused of improperly pressing the former attorney general to settle a corruption case.
The Brazilian far-right leader Jair Bolsonaro has been compared to President Trump for his willingness to stir things up. Here’s why Trump may find in Bolsonaro a president who’s just as outspoken as he is.
Beehives and their contents are a sensitive detector of lead emissions, a study of Canadian urban apiaries showed.
The 18-year-old Canadian, ranked 60th, is the youngest player to win the tournament since Serena Williams in 1999. Dominic Thiem beat Roger Federer for the men’s title.
President Nicolás Maduro sent doctors door-to-door to warn the ill and elderly that care would be cut off unless they voted for the governing party, said 16 Cuban physicians who worked in Venezuela.
The 18-year-old surprise finalist at Indian Wells is part of a new wave of gifted Canadian teenagers with immigrant families and potential Grand Slam titles in their future.
Even as homeland security has sought to tighten borders, the State Department is highlighting some of the abuses that have sent people fleeing to the United States.
Ms. Iglauer, an American, came to Canada to portray it for the rest of the world. But she made it her home and wrote with an insider’s perspective.
Eighteen Canadians died in an air crash that has prompted widespread questioning and disrupted travel worldwide.
The half-hour show will premiere in September and make her the only woman with a late-night show on one of the so-called Big Four broadcast networks, a statement said.
Maracaibo, the 2nd largest city, was without electricity for more than a week and saw mobs of looters, deteriorating bodies in morgues, abandoned patients in hospitals.
Children and young adults around the world skipped school en masse Friday to demand action on climate change.