Taipei coffee show spotlights Taiwan’s Latin American allies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Latin American allies Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua are bringing their signature coffee beans to the 2019 Taiwan International Coffee Show taking place...

AP Weekly Sports Calendar

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Morales' exit stymies comeback for Latin America's left

The sudden resignation of Bolivia's Evo Morales sent shockwaves throughout Latin America, where the indigenous leader had been the last survivor among a wave of leftist leaders swept to power two deca...

The Latest: Morales says he's leaving Bolivia for Mexico

LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — The latest on the political crisis in Bolivia (all times local): 9:40 p.m. Former Bolivian President Evo Morales has tweeted that he is leaving Bolivia for Mexico, w...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, Nov. 11, the 315th day of 2019. There are 50 days left in the year. Today is Veterans Day. Today's Highlight in History: ...

Nicaragua court convicts ex-student in New York killing

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — A Nicaraguan court on Friday convicted a dual U.S.-Nicaraguan citizen of killing a nursing student in New York state after an unusual trial that saw many witnesses testifying...

US extends protection for 6 nations' migrants for a year

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — The U.S. Department of Homeland Security says it's extending temporary protected status coverage for migrants from El Salvador, Haiti, Honduras, Nepal, Nicaragua and Sudan...

US sued over health insurance rule for immigrant families

A lawsuit Wednesday accused the Trump administration of preventing Americans from bringing their foreign spouses and parents to live with them in the United States by requiring those immigrants to pro...

Indians' Carrasco gets Clemente Award for charitable work

CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians pitcher Carlos Carrasco has won the 2019 Roberto Clemente Award, given annually by Major League Baseball to honor sportsmanship and community involvement. De...

Food, football, diplomatic ties take center field at Copa America Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Copa America Taiwan and Latin Food Festival returned over the weekend (Oct. 19-20) for a vibrant celebration of the island's warm relations and exchanges with its ...

Killing took place in New York, but Nicaragua hosts trial

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (AP) — An exceedingly rare legal scene is playing out in the trial of a man accused of killing a nursing student in upstate New York. Former Binghamton University st...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Sunday, Oct. 20, the 293rd day of 2019. There are 72 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Oct. 20, 20...

After ending protests, Ecuador faces dire economic outlook

QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — President Lenín Moreno survived the toughest political crisis of his presidency by negotiating an end to indigenous anti-austerity protests. Now he faces an even tougher challeng...

Trump administration ramps up deportations to Cuba

MIAMI (AP) — After seeking asylum in the United States at the Mexican border, Pablo Sanchez was placed in a detention center and is now facing what has become an increasingly common scenario under Pre...

3 killed in attack on Nicaragua indigenous community

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Nicaraguan authorities say an attack on an indigenous Miskito community has left houses and a church torched and three people dead. Police say the community...