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Julio Grondona, Argentine Soccer Chief, Dies at 82

published about 11 hours ago
Julio Grondona, Argentine Soccer Chief, Dies at 82
Mr. Grondona, the combative head of Argentina’s soccer association for 35 years, became one of the most powerful figures in FIFA.

Mexican Drug Lord Taunts the Authorities With Videos

published about 19 hours ago
In a line of work that usually operates out of the limelight, Servando Gomez has put himself — often with prominent people — in front of the camera.

U.S. Bars Travel by Top Venezuelan Officials

published 1 day ago
Limits affecting cabinet members, agency heads, mayors, judges, and members of the military and the police were imposed in response to human rights abuses by the Venezuelan government at antigovernment demonstrations.

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Brazil's Unaffordable Homes

published 2 days ago
It's no wonder we're the country of favelas, and houses of cardboard and tin.

Venezuelan Officers Linked to Colombian Cocaine Traffickers

published Mon, Jul 28 2014 20:13 GMT
Venezuelan Officers Linked to Colombian Cocaine Traffickers
Hugo Carvajal was on the payroll of a Colombian drug lord, invested his own money in drug shipments and personally coordinated the shipment of cocaine, according to prosecutors in Miami and New York.