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President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media before boarding Marine One helicopter at the White House in Washington July 19, 2019.

Trump says "Guatemala has not been good" after it rejected Safe Third Agreement

The Guatemalan government planned to hold a summit with Trump last week in which Morales would sign the safe third country agreement, but canceled its trip to Washington

Several people walk through the streets of Caracas after a massive blackout left the city and other parts of the country without electricity, in Caracas, Venezuela

Venezuelan capital resumes activities after blackout

The electricity service recovered in Caracas and in at least 10 of the 23 states of the country after a failure that was recorded on Monday at 16:45

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his Mexican counterpart Marcelo Ebrard meet in Mexico City.

US notes advance in Mexican migration enforcement

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security reported a 28% drop last month in the number of migrants encountered by Customs and Border Protection at the U.S.-Mexico border compared to May

Puerto Rican singer Ricky Martin, front atop truck, participates with other local celebrities in a protest demanding the resignation of governor Ricardo Rossello in San Juan, Puerto Rico

Tens of thousands of Puerto Ricans demand governor resign

Puerto Ricans went out to the streets to complaint over persistent corruption and mismanagement by the island's two main political parties

Man walking through the boarding area of an airport

Human Capital Flight: another problem for Latin America

The lack of job opportunities for overqualified people in countries that do not contribute to science or research leads to a problem called Human Capital Flight

People walk past a Circle K convenience store in Mexico City, Thursday, July 18, 2019.

Circle K Mexico apologizes for "sexist" Secretary Day ad

The convenience store brand said in a statement that it did not intend to "promote any stereotype"

Venezuelan opposition leader Henri Falcon greets members of the press as he arrives to the Supreme Court in Caracas

Lobbyist: Venezuela's Falcón not seeking presidency

Falcón broke with Venezuela's opposition to run against President Nicolás Maduro in 2018

Argentina's President Mauricio Macri gives a thumbs up to photographers with Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro at the Mercosur Summit in Santa Fe, Argentina

Brazil's Bolsonaro: Make South America Great Again

Bolsonaro's sought to strike a marked difference with the center-left politics until a rightward shift in politics left the region more polarized 

Nuclear power plant

Latin America also has Nuclear Reactors

Latin America also has a history with nuclear energies that goes beyond the current pacts

Bartolina Ramos visits the tomb of her daughter Vethy Mamani Ramos at a cemetery in Colquencha near La Paz, Bolivia

Bolivia declares gender killings a national priority

Bolivia has declared femicide a national priority and will step up efforts to tackle growing violence

Acussed drug lord Joaquin 'el chapo' Guzman being walked from military vehicle

The "Chapo" Guzman route from a town in Mexico to a feared drug lord and prison in the US

Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán, the drug trafficker who escaped twice from maximum-security prisons, will spend the rest of his days in a US jail

Dianelys Alfonso sits with her lawyer Deyni Terry, for a photo during an interview with The Associated Press in Havana

Cuban singer becomes pioneer of #MeToo movement on island

Dianelys Alfonso has a bold presence and a clarion voice that won her the label “Goddess of Cuba” for her turns on songs ranging from ballads to reggaeton

Protestors hold signs calling for justice and freedom for Evelyn Beatriz Hernandez

Salvadoran accused of abortion faces retrial, hefty sentence

It is the first retrial of an abortion case in a country that aggressively pursues legal cases against women who have experienced miscarriages and obstetric emergencies, accusing them of murder

Leader of the opposition of Venezuela, Juan Guaidó

The difficult role of the Venezuelan opposition

The figure of Guaidó is an image of optimism, but the uncertainty over whether he is the one chosen to overthrow Maduro grows more and more

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