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    Investigators are scrambling to solve a mystery just miles from the US-Mexico border

    Investigators are scrambling to solve a mystery just miles from the US-Mexico border


    Masked gunmen barged onto a bus in northern Mexico, carrying a list of names. They left without firing a single shot, taking at least 19 passengers with them as they sped away from the scene. And so far, they seem to have vanished without a...

    Masked gunmen barged onto a bus in northern Mexico, carrying a list of names. They left without firing a single shot, taking at least 19 passengers with them as they sped away from the scene. And so far, they seem to have vanished without a trace.
    The August plot to kill Maduro with drones

    The August plot to kill Maduro with drones


    New videos obtained by CNN provide chilling insight into a mystery drone attack against Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro last year—the world's first known attempt to kill a head of state with a retail drone, purchased online and armed by hand with...

    New videos obtained by CNN provide chilling insight into a mystery drone attack against Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro last year—the world's first known attempt to kill a head of state with a retail drone, purchased online and armed by hand with military grade explosives.
    Power has finally been restored to Venezuela, minister says

    Power has finally been restored to Venezuela, minister says


    Venezuela's information minister has said that a huge power outage that has left most of the country dark for a week has been completely...

    Venezuela's information minister has said that a huge power outage that has left most of the country dark for a week has been completely restored.
    At least 8 people were killed in a school shooting in Brazil

    At least 8 people were killed in a school shooting in Brazil


    At least eight people were killed Wednesday in a shooting at a school near Sao Paulo, Brazil, according to the country's military...

    At least eight people were killed Wednesday in a shooting at a school near Sao Paulo, Brazil, according to the country's military police.
    Venezuela Fast Facts

    Venezuela Fast Facts


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

    Read CNN's Fast Facts about Venezuela and learn more about one of the top oil-producing countries in the world.
    Ex-officers arrested after the killing of Brazilian councilwoman

    Ex-officers arrested after the killing of Brazilian councilwoman


    Two arrests in Brazil may finally shed light on the killing of popular politician Marielle Franco, whose death sparked national protests one year...

    Two arrests in Brazil may finally shed light on the killing of popular politician Marielle Franco, whose death sparked national protests one year ago.
    Living through Venezuela's blackouts

    Living through Venezuela's blackouts


    Crowds collect water from dirty streams, nurses pump ventilators by hand in darkened hospitals and charities struggle to feed children as Venezuela continues to suffer the dire effects of its most profound blackout in...

    Crowds collect water from dirty streams, nurses pump ventilators by hand in darkened hospitals and charities struggle to feed children as Venezuela continues to suffer the dire effects of its most profound blackout in decades.
    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro says power recovery will come 'little by little'

    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro says power recovery will come 'little by little'


    In a televised address Monday, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said the recovery from power outages will be "little by little," adding the outage was an "electronic coup" carried out by "criminal...

    In a televised address Monday, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said the recovery from power outages will be "little by little," adding the outage was an "electronic coup" carried out by "criminal minds."
    Venezuelan opposition leader will call for 'state of national emergency' as power blackout goes on

    Venezuelan opposition leader will call for 'state of national emergency' as power blackout goes on


    A day after Venezuela's embattled president and his opposition rival held dueling rallies in the capital Caracas, opposition leader Juan Guaido said he will call for a "state of national emergency" in a special session of parliament on...

    A day after Venezuela's embattled president and his opposition rival held dueling rallies in the capital Caracas, opposition leader Juan Guaido said he will call for a "state of national emergency" in a special session of parliament on Monday.
    12 die in plane crash in Colombia

    12 die in plane crash in Colombia


    The flight traveling between San Jose del Guaviare to Villavicencio in...

    The flight traveling between San Jose del Guaviare to Villavicencio in Colombia.
    If your spring break plans include Mexico, read this

    If your spring break plans include Mexico, read this


    With spring break just around the corner, the US State Department has some advice for the thousands of Americans who head to Mexico this time each...

    With spring break just around the corner, the US State Department has some advice for the thousands of Americans who head to Mexico this time each year.
    Power outage leaves most of Venezuela in darkness

    Power outage leaves most of Venezuela in darkness


    Most of Venezuela remained in the dark Friday, more than 20 hours after a massive power outage left over 70% of the country without...

    Most of Venezuela remained in the dark Friday, more than 20 hours after a massive power outage left over 70% of the country without electricity.
    A political scandal surrounds Canadian PM Justin Trudeau. What's going on?

    A political scandal surrounds Canadian PM Justin Trudeau. What's going on?


    A scandal is swirling around Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his Liberal Party. It could threaten the political future of the country's leader and the rule of the Liberal Party, seven months ahead of national...

    A scandal is swirling around Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his Liberal Party. It could threaten the political future of the country's leader and the rule of the Liberal Party, seven months ahead of national elections.
    Trudeau's crisis deepens as second minister quits

    Trudeau's crisis deepens as second minister quits


    A second high-profile minister has resigned from the cabinet of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, amid a corruption scandal that threatens to destabilize his government ahead of this year's national...

    A second high-profile minister has resigned from the cabinet of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, amid a corruption scandal that threatens to destabilize his government ahead of this year's national election.
    Justin Trudeau on scandal: Nothing 'inappropriate' happened

    Justin Trudeau on scandal: Nothing 'inappropriate' happened


    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Thursday cited an "erosion of trust" and a breakdown in communications between his office and a former Cabinet minister for the eruption of a brewing scandal seven months ahead of national...

    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Thursday cited an "erosion of trust" and a breakdown in communications between his office and a former Cabinet minister for the eruption of a brewing scandal seven months ahead of national elections.
    Brazil's President Bolsonaro shares explicit video, sparking outrage

    Brazil's President Bolsonaro shares explicit video, sparking outrage


    Brazil's far-right President, Jair Bolsonaro, has posted an explicit video on Twitter in an apparent effort to denigrate the country's raucous Carnival...

    Brazil's far-right President, Jair Bolsonaro, has posted an explicit video on Twitter in an apparent effort to denigrate the country's raucous Carnival celebrations.
    US journalist reportedly detained in Venezuela is released

    US journalist reportedly detained in Venezuela is released


    An American freelance journalist reportedly detained by Venezuelan authorities in a raid on his Caracas home has been...

    An American freelance journalist reportedly detained by Venezuelan authorities in a raid on his Caracas home has been released.
    Juan Guaido returns to Venezuela, risking arrest

    Juan Guaido returns to Venezuela, risking arrest


    Venezuela's self-declared interim president, Juan Guaido, returned to the country on Monday, risking arrest for violating a travel ban in his bid to oust embattled Venezuelan President Nicolas...

    Venezuela's self-declared interim president, Juan Guaido, returned to the country on Monday, risking arrest for violating a travel ban in his bid to oust embattled Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro.
    Jair Bolsonaro Fast Facts

    Jair Bolsonaro Fast Facts


    Read CNN's Jair Bolsonaro Fast Facts to learn more about the president of...

    Read CNN's Jair Bolsonaro Fast Facts to learn more about the president of Brazil.


    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro broke diplomatic relations with Colombia in February as tensions escalated along the two countries' borders over aid for Venezuela. Maduro denies that a humanitarian crisis exists in Venezuela and suggests that aid...

    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro broke diplomatic relations with Colombia in February as tensions escalated along the two countries' borders over aid for Venezuela. Maduro denies that a humanitarian crisis exists in Venezuela and suggests that aid efforts are part of a US plot to orchestrate a coup.
    Tensions mount in Venezuela as Guaidó seeks return to country

    Tensions mount in Venezuela as Guaidó seeks return to country


    What's next for the standoff in Venezuela? European states and most of Venezuela's neighbors tend to oppose Maduro, and support self-declared interim president and opposition leader, Juan Guaidó. Yet they are hesitant over fiercer sanctions, or to...

    What's next for the standoff in Venezuela? European states and most of Venezuela's neighbors tend to oppose Maduro, and support self-declared interim president and opposition leader, Juan Guaidó. Yet they are hesitant over fiercer sanctions, or to entertain military intervention as an option.
    An 11-year-old assault victim was forced to have a C-section in Argentina, rights group says

    An 11-year-old assault victim was forced to have a C-section in Argentina, rights group says


    A pregnant 11-year-old girl in Argentina was forced to have a cesarean section after she and her family had been requesting an abortion for weeks, a human rights group said. Abortion is illegal in Argentina, but current laws allow the procedure in cases...

    A pregnant 11-year-old girl in Argentina was forced to have a cesarean section after she and her family had been requesting an abortion for weeks, a human rights group said. Abortion is illegal in Argentina, but current laws allow the procedure in cases of rape or when the mother's health is at risk.
    Inside the UN's double veto on Venezuela

    Inside the UN's double veto on Venezuela


    The bitter differences between the world's most powerful nations were on full display in New York on Thursday, as the United Nations Security Council weighed two equally hopeless resolutions on...

    The bitter differences between the world's most powerful nations were on full display in New York on Thursday, as the United Nations Security Council weighed two equally hopeless resolutions on Venezuela.
    Venezuelan opposition leader says he'll be back in country by Monday

    Venezuelan opposition leader says he'll be back in country by Monday


    Venezuelan opposition leader and self-proclaimed interim president Juan Guaidó said Thursday he will return to his country by Monday, and that a dialogue with President Nicolas Maduro won't be possible without discussing...

    Venezuelan opposition leader and self-proclaimed interim president Juan Guaidó said Thursday he will return to his country by Monday, and that a dialogue with President Nicolas Maduro won't be possible without discussing elections.
    Operation Fast and Furious Fast Facts

    Operation Fast and Furious Fast Facts


    Read CNN's Fast Facts about Operation Fast and Furious, the ATF Phoenix Field Division's allowance of illegal gun sales to track sellers and...

    Read CNN's Fast Facts about Operation Fast and Furious, the ATF Phoenix Field Division's allowance of illegal gun sales to track sellers and purchasers.
    2010 Chilean Mine Rescue Fast Facts

    2010 Chilean Mine Rescue Fast Facts


    Read CNN's Fast Facts about the 2010 rescue of 33 miners from a collapsed mine in the Atacama region of northern...

    Read CNN's Fast Facts about the 2010 rescue of 33 miners from a collapsed mine in the Atacama region of northern Chile.
    US flying more reconnaissance flights off Venezuela, military sources say

    US flying more reconnaissance flights off Venezuela, military sources say


    The US military has flown an increased number of reconnaissance flights in international airspace off the coast of Venezuela during the last several days to gather classified intelligence about the embattled government of President Nicholas Maduro,...

    The US military has flown an increased number of reconnaissance flights in international airspace off the coast of Venezuela during the last several days to gather classified intelligence about the embattled government of President Nicholas Maduro, according to two US defense officials.
    Cubans overwhelmingly vote in favor of new constitution

    Cubans overwhelmingly vote in favor of new constitution


    Cubans have voted to approve a new constitution, according to government officials, after going to the polls in a historic vote on...

    Cubans have voted to approve a new constitution, according to government officials, after going to the polls in a historic vote on Sunday.