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    Photos: Extreme air pollution in Mexico City

    Photos: Extreme air pollution in Mexico City


    Mexico City's elementary schools were ordered closed on Thursday, and drivers told to stay off the roads due to poor air...

    Mexico City's elementary schools were ordered closed on Thursday, and drivers told to stay off the roads due to poor air quality.
    Who gets Venezuela's oil? Follow its debt

    Who gets Venezuela's oil? Follow its debt


    Venezuela's two biggest creditors, China and Russia, are keeping an eye on what they're...

    Venezuela's two biggest creditors, China and Russia, are keeping an eye on what they're owed.
    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.


    CNN has obtained exclusive photos from the McAllen Border Patrol station which show young children sleeping outside on rocks over the...

    CNN has obtained exclusive photos from the McAllen Border Patrol station which show young children sleeping outside on rocks over the weekend.
    Chinese cargo plane arrives in Venezuela

    Chinese cargo plane arrives in Venezuela


    A Chinese cargo plane arrived in the Venezuelan capital of Caracas on Monday, the Venezuelan Ministry of Communication has told...

    A Chinese cargo plane arrived in the Venezuelan capital of Caracas on Monday, the Venezuelan Ministry of Communication has told CNN.
    Venezuela's Juan Guaido calls for US help in letter

    Venezuela's Juan Guaido calls for US help in letter


    Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido is calling more openly than ever for US assistance, as he continues to seek fresh elections in the...

    Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido is calling more openly than ever for US assistance, as he continues to seek fresh elections in the country.
    Leopoldo Lopez Fast Facts

    Leopoldo Lopez Fast Facts


    Read Fast Facts from CNN about Leopoldo López, a Venezuelan opposition leader who was imprisoned on charges of inciting anti-government...

    Read Fast Facts from CNN about Leopoldo López, a Venezuelan opposition leader who was imprisoned on charges of inciting anti-government protests.
    Venezuela was on the brink of an uprising. Now protesters are fighting for survival

    Venezuela was on the brink of an uprising. Now protesters are fighting for survival


    As opposition leader Juan Guaidó and his US ally puzzle over their failures to wrest control of the government, embattled President Nicolas Maduro is moving to enforce a new normal across...

    As opposition leader Juan Guaidó and his US ally puzzle over their failures to wrest control of the government, embattled President Nicolas Maduro is moving to enforce a new normal across Venezuela.
    Cuba announces rationing of food and hygiene products amid US sanctions

    Cuba announces rationing of food and hygiene products amid US sanctions


    Cuba announced new rationing of food and basic cleaning and hygiene products as the communist-run island grapples with increased US sanctions and the economic crisis affecting its close ally...

    Cuba announced new rationing of food and basic cleaning and hygiene products as the communist-run island grapples with increased US sanctions and the economic crisis affecting its close ally Venezuela.
    Brazil's Bolsonaro signs executive order easing gun rules

    Brazil's Bolsonaro signs executive order easing gun rules


    Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro has signed an executive order relaxing gun rules in the country, making it easier to import guns and increasing the amount of ammunition a person can buy in a...

    Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro has signed an executive order relaxing gun rules in the country, making it easier to import guns and increasing the amount of ammunition a person can buy in a year.
    Women fight to solve mysterious murders in Venezuela

    Women fight to solve mysterious murders in Venezuela


    More than 8,200 people died in extrajudicial killings in Venezuela between 2015 and 2017, estimates Amnesty International. And the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights has accused state-aligned groups of targeting Venezuelan civilians for...

    More than 8,200 people died in extrajudicial killings in Venezuela between 2015 and 2017, estimates Amnesty International. And the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights has accused state-aligned groups of targeting Venezuelan civilians for murder and kidnapping for years.
    Mexican authorities find wreckage of plane carrying 13 people

    Mexican authorities find wreckage of plane carrying 13 people


    The wreckage of a missing private plane carrying 13 people has been found in a mountainous area in the northern state of Coahuila, the state's public security department...

    The wreckage of a missing private plane carrying 13 people has been found in a mountainous area in the northern state of Coahuila, the state's public security department said.


    Venezuelan opposition leader and President of the National Assembly Juan Guaido has called on his supporters to continue anti-government demonstrations against embattled President Nicolas...

    Venezuelan opposition leader and President of the National Assembly Juan Guaido has called on his supporters to continue anti-government demonstrations against embattled President Nicolas Maduro.
    7 people die in military helicopter crash in Venezuela

    7 people die in military helicopter crash in Venezuela


    A Venezuelan military helicopter crashed on Saturday in Hatillo, a municipality near Caracas, killing all seven on board, according to a statement released by the Ministry of...

    A Venezuelan military helicopter crashed on Saturday in Hatillo, a municipality near Caracas, killing all seven on board, according to a statement released by the Ministry of Defense.
    Elderly caught in brutal trap of Venezuelan crisis

    Elderly caught in brutal trap of Venezuelan crisis


    The slap of dominoes on the rickety wooden table echoes around the courtyard of the Mother Teresa Senior Home on the outskirts of Caracas. The residents are dotted around soaking up the sun, most on their own and in silence, contemplating a retirement...

    The slap of dominoes on the rickety wooden table echoes around the courtyard of the Mother Teresa Senior Home on the outskirts of Caracas. The residents are dotted around soaking up the sun, most on their own and in silence, contemplating a retirement that falls well short of being their "golden years."
    Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva Fast Facts

    Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva Fast Facts


    Read CNN's Fast Facts on the life of Brazil's former president Luiz Inacio Lula da...

    Read CNN's Fast Facts on the life of Brazil's former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva.
    Venezuela's Lopez says he met generals during house arrest

    Venezuela's Lopez says he met generals during house arrest


    Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez believes President Nicolas Maduro's government will fall "in weeks," he told journalists in Caracas...

    Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez believes President Nicolas Maduro's government will fall "in weeks," he told journalists in Caracas Thursday.
    As Guaido admits he needs more military support, Trump warns of worse to come in Venezuela

    As Guaido admits he needs more military support, Trump warns of worse to come in Venezuela


    Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido admitted Wednesday that this week's anti-government protests lacked the support of enough military defectors to topple the country's embattled President Nicolas...

    Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido admitted Wednesday that this week's anti-government protests lacked the support of enough military defectors to topple the country's embattled President Nicolas Maduro.
    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.
    Nicolás Maduro Fast Facts

    Nicolás Maduro Fast Facts


    Read CNN's Fast Facts about the life of Venezuelan President Nicolás...

    Read CNN's Fast Facts about the life of Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro.
    Venezuela in crisis as Guaido calls for May Day protests: Live updates

    Venezuela in crisis as Guaido calls for May Day protests: Live updates


    More protests are planned in Venezuela on Wednesday following an attempt by opposition leader Juan Guaido to spark an uprising against embattled President Nicolas...

    More protests are planned in Venezuela on Wednesday following an attempt by opposition leader Juan Guaido to spark an uprising against embattled President Nicolas Maduro.
    Dramatic footage shows landslide sweeping away houses

    Dramatic footage shows landslide sweeping away houses


    Dozens of houses have been destroyed in a landslide in the Bolivian capital of La Paz, displacing hundreds of residents, according to city...

    Dozens of houses have been destroyed in a landslide in the Bolivian capital of La Paz, displacing hundreds of residents, according to city authorities.
    Venezuela's Maduro claims to have defeated 'coup,' as rival Guaido urges more protests

    Venezuela's Maduro claims to have defeated 'coup,' as rival Guaido urges more protests


    Venezuela's embattled President Nicolas Maduro has claimed his troops have defeated a "coup" attempt amid calls by opposition leader Juan Guaido for protesters to return to the streets...

    Venezuela's embattled President Nicolas Maduro has claimed his troops have defeated a "coup" attempt amid calls by opposition leader Juan Guaido for protesters to return to the streets Wednesday.
    Venezuela's uprising

    Venezuela's uprising


    Venezuela's opposition leader Juan Guaido has announced the beginning of the final phase of "Operation Freedom" to topple President Nicolas...

    Venezuela's opposition leader Juan Guaido has announced the beginning of the final phase of "Operation Freedom" to topple President Nicolas Maduro.
    Juan Guaido declares 'final phase' of operation to topple Venezuela's Maduro

    Juan Guaido declares 'final phase' of operation to topple Venezuela's Maduro


    Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido made his boldest attempt yet to seize power from embattled President Nicolas Maduro on Tuesday morning, announcing an uprising alongside a group of soldiers in the capital...

    Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido made his boldest attempt yet to seize power from embattled President Nicolas Maduro on Tuesday morning, announcing an uprising alongside a group of soldiers in the capital Caracas.
    Venezuela, from a child's perspective

    Venezuela, from a child's perspective


    In the whole of March, children in Venezuela went to school fewer than 10 days. Blackouts left 70% of the country without electricity, affecting at least 15 of the country's 23 states and forcing the government to close schools and...

    In the whole of March, children in Venezuela went to school fewer than 10 days. Blackouts left 70% of the country without electricity, affecting at least 15 of the country's 23 states and forcing the government to close schools and work.