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Explore news and developments from North, Central, and South America, including regional politics, economies, and cultural trends.

Overlooked No More: Lorenza Böttner, Transgender Artist Who Found Beauty in Disability
Brazil granted record number of refugee applications in 2023
Peru’s President Dina Boluarte’s rocky relationship with the press
Wreckage of Shackleton’s Last Ship Is Found Off Coast of Canada
Haiti: UN chief welcomes new government amid ongoing challenges
Ancient Maya Genomes Sequenced for First Time
Diplo’s Port Antonio, Jamaica
Mexican government denies migratory surge as Washington bars asylum seekers
Spanish soccer fans sentenced to prison for racial abuse of Brazil striker Vinícius Júnior
Was This Sea Creature Our Ancestor? Scientists Turn a Famous Fossil on its Head.
Flood damage in southern Brazil estimated at USD $2.2 billion, agribusiness heavily affected
Mexico commemorates 53rd anniversary of El Halconazo student massacre 
Poverty affects 29% of Peruvians: What is behind the alarming increase and how to address it
US citizen John Poulos sentenced to 42 years in Colombian prison for femicide of Valentina Trespalacios
Youth in Haiti remain optimistic amid worsening instability
Mexico’s Leftists Won Big. Investors Are Worried.
Investigated for soccer betting scandal, Brazil’s Lucas Paquetá still tipped to play in Copa América
65 people charged with crimes related to Jan. 8 attacks on Brazil’s government fled to Argentina: Brazil Police
After cutting diplomatic ties with Israel, Colombia confirms Israeli ambassador must leave country by June 30 
Help! A Gas Station Charged Me $1,500 and My Bank Won’t Believe It’s Fraud.
They should be in elementary school, instead they speak like war veterans
At least 10 Cuban migrants die after truck overturns in Mexico, officials say
2 killed in suspected grizzly bear attack in Canada's Banff National Park
11 killed after Mexico church roof collapses
UN Security Council approves sending foreign forces to Haiti
Analysis: The women vying to become Mexico's next presidentt
Analysis: As Mexico cracks down on migrants, AMLO gains leverage with Washington
For hundreds of migrant children living in shelters at the border, this CNN Hero's mobile classrooms offer education and stability
Venezuela seeks arrest of Juan Guaido, US-based opposition leader
A floating village is stranded on a dry lakebed as extreme drought grips the Amazon
Mexico bus crash kills at least 16 Venezuelan and Haitian migrants
A Chilean national wanted in the killing of famed singer-activist Victor Jara is in custody after his US citizenship was revoked
Noboa, 35, to become Ecuador's next president
Amazon rivers fall to lowest levels in 121 years amid a severe drought
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Argentina election: Polls close, battle heading to run-off with Massa leading Milei
American woman accused of conspiring to kill her husband released on bail in the Bahamas
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The Bird Flu Virus Adapted to Sea Mammals. It May Not Be Done Yet.
This startup wants to make it easy for Latin American freelancers to get paid in US dollars
Keep global spotlight on Haiti as millions go hungry, WFP official says
What to know about Sura, one of Colombia’s largest insurers, requesting to pull out of the national healthcare system
Global Hot Spots Take Aim at Overtourism
Sheinbaum just the tip of the iceberg for MORENA’s success in Mexico’s 2024 elections 
Peruvian startup Artificio looks to Lima’s horrible traffic to solve one of autonomous driving’s toughest challenges
Going beyond unicorn hype: the venture studio based on ideas, not personalities 
Margot Benacerraf, Award-Winning Venezuelan Documentarian, Dies at 97
A New Search for Ripples in Space From the Beginning of Time
A Life, and Death, as a Mexican Journalist Shown in Documentary
Abnormally Dry Canada Taps U.S. Energy, Reversing Usual Flow
Claudia Sheinbaum, virtual winner of the Mexican presidential elections
What to Know About Claudia Sheinbaum, Mexico’s Newly Elected President
Polls close in Mexico’s largest election in history
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Mexico heads to polls in 2024 presidential elections
Robert Pickton, Notorious Canadian Serial Killer, Dies at 74
Eduardo Bolsonaro in Buenos Aires: “Brazil lives under a dictatorship” (Interview) 
UN humanitarian flight takes vital medical supplies to Haiti
Brazil permanently withdraws its ambassador from Israel
Historic flooding in southern Brazil triggers record insurance claims