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    Prize-winning activist shot dead in Mexico

    Prize-winning activist shot dead in Mexico


    An indigenous activist who protested against illegal logging in Mexico's Sierra Madre mountains has been killed, highlighting the dangers that Latin American environmentalists...

    An indigenous activist who protested against illegal logging in Mexico's Sierra Madre mountains has been killed, highlighting the dangers that Latin American environmentalists face.
    Brazil judge dies in plane crash

    Brazil judge dies in plane crash


    The Brazilian Supreme Court Justice overseeing the investigation of a billion-dollar bribery scandal that has implicated dozens of the country's most influential politicians and business leaders, was killed in a plane crash...

    The Brazilian Supreme Court Justice overseeing the investigation of a billion-dollar bribery scandal that has implicated dozens of the country's most influential politicians and business leaders, was killed in a plane crash Thursday.
    Mexican foreign minister to visit Washington

    Mexican foreign minister to visit Washington


    Top Mexican officials will visit Washington next week for talks with senior officials in the Trump administration, a possible early gesture the incoming US president wants to repair the rocky relationship he has sparked with America's...

    Top Mexican officials will visit Washington next week for talks with senior officials in the Trump administration, a possible early gesture the incoming US president wants to repair the rocky relationship he has sparked with America's neighbor.
    Obama commutes FALN member's sentence

    Obama commutes FALN member's sentence


    President Barack Obama's commutation of the sentence of Oscar López Rivera, who was convicted for his role in a Puerto Rican nationalist group linked to bombings in US cities, ends a decades-long fight to free a man who supporters call a "political...

    President Barack Obama's commutation of the sentence of Oscar López Rivera, who was convicted for his role in a Puerto Rican nationalist group linked to bombings in US cities, ends a decades-long fight to free a man who supporters call a "political prisoner."
    Student opens fire at school in Mexico

    Student opens fire at school in Mexico


    A teenage student in northeastern Mexico shot and wounded a teacher and three classmates at a private school before turning the gun on himself, authorities...

    A teenage student in northeastern Mexico shot and wounded a teacher and three classmates at a private school before turning the gun on himself, authorities said.
    5 killed after gunfire erupts at music festival

    5 killed after gunfire erupts at music festival


    Gunfire erupted early Monday at a club in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, leaving at least five people dead and a dozen others injured, according to government sources from the state of Quintana...

    Gunfire erupted early Monday at a club in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, leaving at least five people dead and a dozen others injured, according to government sources from the state of Quintana Roo.
    Report: Three-quarters of primates now facing extinction

    Report: Three-quarters of primates now facing extinction


    A new report reveals that primates are facing an impending "extinction crisis," with 60% of all primates now at risk of...

    A new report reveals that primates are facing an impending "extinction crisis," with 60% of all primates now at risk of extinction.
    Mexican diplomat: We won't pay for Trump's wall

    Mexican diplomat: We won't pay for Trump's wall


    As President-elect Donald Trump's transition team is engaged in active discussions to begin planning a wall along the Mexican border, the people of Mexico look towards their future. CNN's Leyla Santiago...

    As President-elect Donald Trump's transition team is engaged in active discussions to begin planning a wall along the Mexican border, the people of Mexico look towards their future. CNN's Leyla Santiago reports.
    Taste of 'real world' revives tennis pro's career

    Taste of 'real world' revives tennis pro's career


    It's tough trying to become a successful tennis pro, but not -- as Alex Bolt discovered -- as difficult as grafting for a living in the "real world." Having given up the game for most of last year, the Australian is hoping to make the most of his second...

    It's tough trying to become a successful tennis pro, but not -- as Alex Bolt discovered -- as difficult as grafting for a living in the "real world." Having given up the game for most of last year, the Australian is hoping to make the most of his second chance.
    Is 'Shark' Canada's Trump?

    Is 'Shark' Canada's Trump?


    Canada's got its own reality TV star vying for the nation's top...

    Canada's got its own reality TV star vying for the nation's top job.
    Cubans find Internet is slow to come

    Cubans find Internet is slow to come


    Havana's bustling nightlife went dark and silent as Cuba embarked on the post-Fidel Castro...

    Havana's bustling nightlife went dark and silent as Cuba embarked on the post-Fidel Castro era.
    Intimate portraits of Cuba

    Intimate portraits of Cuba


    When London-based fashion photographer Salvatore di Gregorio was invited by Cuba's minister of culture to shoot a photo essay in December 2015, he was intent on capturing the country's celebrated comparsas: the flamboyantly dressed performers who have...

    When London-based fashion photographer Salvatore di Gregorio was invited by Cuba's minister of culture to shoot a photo essay in December 2015, he was intent on capturing the country's celebrated comparsas: the flamboyantly dressed performers who have become the face of carnival throughout the Caribbean and South America.
    Tennis' lucky loser hits jackpot after scary fall

    Tennis' lucky loser hits jackpot after scary fall


    With the Australian Open boosting prize money to record levels, a lucky loser, Peter Polansky, got very lucky at the year's first...

    With the Australian Open boosting prize money to record levels, a lucky loser, Peter Polansky, got very lucky at the year's first major.
    CNN en Español

    CNN en Español


    Habla español? Visit CNN en Español for all the latest news and updates in...

    Habla español? Visit CNN en Español for all the latest news and updates in Spanish.
    Protesters storm Venezuela's assembly

    Protesters storm Venezuela's assembly


    Violence erupts during a special meeting of the Venezuelan National Assembly. CNN's Rafael Romo...

    Violence erupts during a special meeting of the Venezuelan National Assembly. CNN's Rafael Romo reports.
    Experts claim they've solved Bermuda Triangle mystery

    Experts claim they've solved Bermuda Triangle mystery


    A Science Channel found hexagon-shaped "air bombs" over the Bermuda Triangle. The report suggests "air bombs" are capable of bringing down planes and...

    A Science Channel found hexagon-shaped "air bombs" over the Bermuda Triangle. The report suggests "air bombs" are capable of bringing down planes and ships.
    Cuba's Zika battle

    Cuba's Zika battle


    Cuba has declared war on the Zika virus, with fumigation squads going house to house to prevent the disease from spreading. CNN's Patrick Oppmann...

    Cuba has declared war on the Zika virus, with fumigation squads going house to house to prevent the disease from spreading. CNN's Patrick Oppmann reports.
    Canadians remind America why it's already great

    Canadians remind America why it's already great


    A creative agency in Toronto asked Canadians to #TellAmericaItsGreat in response to the upcoming U.S....

    A creative agency in Toronto asked Canadians to #TellAmericaItsGreat in response to the upcoming U.S. election.
    See shocking encounter with great white shark

    See shocking encounter with great white shark


    While on a cage diving trip just off the coast of Mexico near Guadalupe Island, one man captured the intense moment when a shark ripped into a cage containing a diver. Click here to watch the full...

    While on a cage diving trip just off the coast of Mexico near Guadalupe Island, one man captured the intense moment when a shark ripped into a cage containing a diver. Click here to watch the full video.
    Limits lifted on Cuban cigars in the US

    Limits lifted on Cuban cigars in the US


    Cuba's famed cigars no longer have a $100 import limit in the US. Americans can bring cigars back with them from Cuba for personal use. CNN's Patrick Oppmann takes us to a tobacco plantation on the...

    Cuba's famed cigars no longer have a $100 import limit in the US. Americans can bring cigars back with them from Cuba for personal use. CNN's Patrick Oppmann takes us to a tobacco plantation on the island.
    Haiti desperate for help after Matthew

    Haiti desperate for help after Matthew


    Aid is flying in, but workers are struggling to get it to areas of Haiti that were hardest hit by Hurricane Matthew. CNN's Ivan Watson reports from the town of Jeremie as survivors work to put the community back...

    Aid is flying in, but workers are struggling to get it to areas of Haiti that were hardest hit by Hurricane Matthew. CNN's Ivan Watson reports from the town of Jeremie as survivors work to put the community back together.
    Surprise Nobel win

    Surprise Nobel win


    In a surprise move, the Nobel committee awarded the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize to Colombia's President, Juan Manuel Santos. CNN's Isa Soares...

    In a surprise move, the Nobel committee awarded the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize to Colombia's President, Juan Manuel Santos. CNN's Isa Soares reports
    El Chapo's next stop? Brooklyn

    El Chapo's next stop? Brooklyn


    Notorious drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman could soon be housed in New York's Metropolitan Detention Center, which has been called Brooklyn's "Abu...

    Notorious drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman could soon be housed in New York's Metropolitan Detention Center, which has been called Brooklyn's "Abu Ghraib."


    Read CNN's Fast Facts on Venezuela and learn more about one of the top oil-producing countries in the...

    Read CNN's Fast Facts on Venezuela and learn more about one of the top oil-producing countries in the world.
    Wayne Gretzky Fast Facts

    Wayne Gretzky Fast Facts


    Read CNN's Fast Facts about Wayne Gretzky and learn more about the Hall of Fame hockey player called "The Great...

    Read CNN's Fast Facts about Wayne Gretzky and learn more about the Hall of Fame hockey player called "The Great One."