South America

Rio Military Police kill Spanish tourist in favela

Rio Police Kill Spanish Tourist

24 October 2017 – A Spanish tourist who was on an organized tour of one of Brazil’s largest slums was fatally shot by military police yesterday when the vehicle she...

Messi hit with 4 match FIFA ban as Argentina lose

Argentina Struggle As Messi Banned For 4 Games

29 March 2017 – Only a matter of hours before Argentina kicked-off against Bolivia last night, FIFA announced that Lionel Messi will serve a four-match suspension for his foul-mouthed rant...

Magnitude 4.7 earthquake shakes Panama City

Magnitude 4.7 earthquake shakes Panama City

21 February 2017 – An earthquake caused skyscrapers in Panama’s capital to sway today and led to the evacuation of some buildings. There were no immediate reports of injuries. The...

76 dead as Brazilian soccer team’s plane crashes in Colombia

76 Dead As Brazilian Soccer Team's Plane Crashes

29 November 2016 – A chartered plane with a Brazilian first division soccer team crashed near Medellin while on its way to the finals of a regional tournament, killing 76...