South America

At least 15 dead, hundreds injured after 6.8-magnitude earthquake hits Ecuador
Damage following an earthquake in Ecuador.
Devastation

At least 15 dead, hundreds injured after 6.8-magnitude earthquake hits Ecuador

Colombia proposes shipping invasive hippos to India, Mexico
Hippos are seen swimming close to the Magdalena River in Doradal, Colombia
'cocaine hippos'

Colombia proposes shipping invasive hippos to India, Mexico

Peru's mysterious Nazca Lines
The Nazca Lines.
Briefing

Peru's mysterious Nazca Lines

State of emergency declared in Peru amid ongoing protests
Supporters of former Peruvian President Pedro Castillo march in the street.
crisis in peru

State of emergency declared in Peru amid ongoing protests

The Peruvian political turmoil, explained
A protester.
Briefing

The Peruvian political turmoil, explained

Peru's new president sworn in after country's ex-leader is impeached and arrested
Peruvian President Dina Boluarte.
political chaos

Peru's new president sworn in after country's ex-leader is impeached and arrested

Peru's president moves to dissolve Congress
Pedro Castillo.
uhhhhh

Peru's president moves to dissolve Congress

Voters reject proposed new constitution in Chile
Demonstrators celebrate the rejection of a new constitution in Chile.
That'll be a 'no'

Voters reject proposed new constitution in Chile

Latin America's leftward swing
Gustavo Petro
Briefing

Latin America's leftward swing

Colombia elects ex-guerrilla Gustavo Petro as 1st leftist president
Gustavo Petro
Colombia votes

Colombia elects ex-guerrilla Gustavo Petro as 1st leftist president

2 newly-identified species of glass frogs named in Ecuador
A glass frog.
discoveries

2 newly-identified species of glass frogs named in Ecuador