April 21, 2019

The rise of Narco-Rap in Mexico

The desire for good Public Relations has led narco-traffickers to recruit some of the best talent to speak out – or “sing out” – on their behalf.

Rival demonstrations in Venezuela amid a new round of power cuts
March 30, 2019

Rival demonstrations in Venezuela amid fresh blackouts

Supporters and opponents of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro rallied Saturday, as news of that millions of dollars worth of humanitarian aid is on the way and the third blackout to strike the country within the past month crippled the capital.

March 20, 2019

Mexico closes infamous island prison

Mexico has closed down a prison on an island some 100 kilometers off its Pacific Coast. More than 500 inmates living there were either transferred to other prisons or set free.