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MEXICO CITY Desperate rescue workers scrabbled through rubble in a floodlit search on Wednesday for dozens of children feared buried beneath a Mexico City school,...

SAN JUAN Hurricane Maria made landfall on Puerto Rico on Wednesday, pummelling the US territory after already killing at least two persons on its passage...

WASHINGTON The White House is scrambling  to win over Republicans sceptical of their party’s latest plan to overhaul Obamacare, in a last-ditch effort to make...

PONCE (Puerto Rico) Hurricane Maria, the second major storm to hit the Caribbean this month, crept towards the US Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico on...

WASHINGTON After falling one vote short this summer, US Republicans have revived efforts to overhaul Barack Obama’s landmark healthcare bill, but scepticism by some in...

NEW YORK More than 150 million children, or nearly one in 10 globally, are victims of forced labour and progress in reducing that number has...

PANAMA CITY A blackout at Panama’s main international airport -- a major hub for Latin America – has caused more than 200 flights to be...

VERACRUZ (Mexico) Martha Gonzalez used to have the soft hands of a homemaker. But they have grown callused and leathery since she started digging up bodies...

NEW YORK US President Donald Trump makes his debut at the United Nations, with an address on UN reform as a week of intense diplomacy...

WASHINGTON Maria was forecast on Sunday to surge to major hurricane strength as it nears the storm-battered eastern Caribbean with 140kmph winds, the US National...