South America / Central America

FIFA watchdog bans Brazilian soccer chief Del Nero for 90 days

FIFA watchdog bans Brazilian soccer chief Del Nero for 90 days

Published 15/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: President of Brazilian Soccer Confederation (CBF) Marco Polo Del Nero arrives for a news conference after the announcement of the players for the [more…]

Britain’s Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to marry on May 19

Britain’s Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to marry on May 19

Published 15/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: Britain's Prince Harry poses with Meghan Markle in the Sunken Garden of Kensington Palace, London, Britain, November 27, 2017. REUTERS/Toby Melville/File PhotoLONDON (Reuters) [more…]

Brazil’s Temer to leave hospital, return to Brasilia

Brazil’s Temer to leave hospital, return to Brasilia

Published 15/12/2017

Brazil's President Michel Temer attends a meeting with Business Leaders to discuss the pension reform bill in the lower house, in Brasilia, Brazil December 12, [more…]

Venezuela’s PDVSA begins making delayed bond interest payments

Venezuela’s PDVSA begins making delayed bond interest payments

Published 15/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: A man walks past the corporate logo of the state oil company PDVSA at a gas station in Caracas, Venezuela December 1, 2017. [more…]

BMW to build Czech test track for self-driving cars

BMW to build Czech test track for self-driving cars

Published 15/12/2017

A BMW 740i is parked via a remote control key fob by company representative Paul Daman during a demonstration of various brands of self-driving cars [more…]

Republican governors meet with Pence over NAFTA concerns

Republican governors meet with Pence over NAFTA concerns

Published 14/12/2017

FILE PHOTO - U.S. Vice President Mike Pence arrives before U.S. President Donald Trump and Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong speak at a joint [more…]

Are Earthlings alone? Half of humans believe in alien life

Are Earthlings alone? Half of humans believe in alien life

Published 08/12/2017

Nearly half of humans believe in alien life and want to make contact, a survey in 24 countries has found, in what researchers said helps to explain the lasting popularity of the "Star Wars" franchise 40 years after the first movie was screened. [more…]

Exclusive: Uber’s Chinese rival Didi Chuxing to enter Mexico next year – sources

Exclusive: Uber’s Chinese rival Didi Chuxing to enter Mexico next year – sources

Published 08/12/2017

FILE PHOTO - A woman walks past Didi Chuxing's booth at the Global Mobile Internet Conference (GMIC) 2017 in Beijing, China April 28, 2017. REUTERS/Jason [more…]

Walmex expands Wi-Fi in Mexican stores, pushing online shopping

Walmex expands Wi-Fi in Mexican stores, pushing online shopping

Published 08/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: A cashier smiles beyond a Walmart logo during the kick-off of the 'El Buen Fin' (The Good Weekend) holiday shopping season, at a [more…]