AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America, Caribbean

This photo gallery highlights some of the top news images made by Associated Press photographers in Latin America and the Caribbean that were published in the past week. A transgende...

Trump administration puts new restrictions on Cuba travel

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is imposing major new travel restrictions on visits to Cuba by U.S. citizens, including a ban on many forms of educational and recreational travel. ...

Norwegian diplomat pushes Venezuela talks against the odds

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — If there*s a negotiated settlement to Venezuela*s protracted crisis, it*ll likely be reached with the help of a self-effacing, tight-lipped Scandinavian diplomat with a fondnes...

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America, Caribbean

This photo gallery highlights some of the top news images made by Associated Press photographers in Latin America and the Caribbean that were published in the past week. Anti-governm...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, May 20, the 140th day of 2019. There are 225 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 20, 192...

Mexico protecting Venezuelan opposition lawmaker

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico says its diplomatic residence in Venezuela's capital is providing protection to a member of that country's opposition-controlled congress. The foreign affai...

US Secretary of State says he has urged Russia to end its support for Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro.

MOSCOW (AP) — US Secretary of State says he has urged Russia to end its support for Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro.

Activists vow to stay inside the Venezuelan embassy

WASHINGTON (AP) — Activists who have staged a protest inside the Venezuelan embassy for 35 days say they plan to stay put hours after law enforcement informed them they are trespassing on embassy prop...

Activists at Venezuela Embassy served with eviction notice

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. authorities have served an eviction notice to activists who have stayed for more than a month inside the Venezuelan embassy in Washington, and asked them to leave immediately. ...

Venezuela's Guaidó puts on brave face after failed uprising

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó wants to jumpstart his movement to oust Nicolas Maduro following last week's failed military uprising. In an interv...

Trump faces mounting foreign policy challenges around world

WASHINGTON (AP) — New North Korea missile tests. A trade standoff with China. Fresh nuclear tensions with Iran. President Donald Trump's foreign policy challenges are mounting around...

Activists at US Venezuelan embassy complain of blackout

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. supporters of embattled Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro who have stayed inside that country's embassy in Washington for a month are accusing the Trump administration of brea...

The Latest: Pence says US to lift bans on Venezuelan general

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the United States and Venezuela (all times local): 4:25 p.m. Vice President Mike Pence says the U.S. is lifting sanctions on a forme...

No diplomats, no Venezuelans as activists occupy DC embassy

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Venezuelan embassy in the tony D.C. neighborhood of Georgetown has become an unlikely flashpoint in the fight over who will lead the South American nation. Amer...

The Latest: Venezuela top court targets opposition leaders

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The Latest on the political crisis in Venezuela (all times local): 2:25 p.m. Venezuela's pro-government Supreme Court has opened a crimina...