XML Americas News

U.S. Expresses Concern About Dismissal of Haiti Kidnapping Case

published about 4 hours ago
A man who has ties to President Michel Martelly was accused in an indictment on charges of masterminding a host of violent crimes.

Former Guantánamo Inmate Is Granted Bail in Canada

published 1 day ago
A Canadian court ordered that Omar Khadr, a Canadian who was captured in Afghanistan in 2002 at age 15, be released on bail pending an appeal of his conviction by an American military tribunal.

World Briefing: Flights Suspended After Chile Volcano’s Ash Moves Into Argentina

published 1 day ago
The ash traveled toward Buenos Aires after the violent eruption of the Calbuco volcano in southern Chile, leading to airport, road and school closures.

World Briefing: Chile: Volcano Spews Dangerous Ash

published 1 day ago
Twin eruptions from the Calbuco volcano in southern Chile have sent vast clouds of ash into the sky, causing concern.

Cuba Moves Closer to Exit U.S. Terror List

published 1 day ago
A Republican who had threatened to lead opposition to President Obama’s decision to remove Cuba from a list of state sponsors of terrorism said Thursday that there was no legal mechanism to do so.