The Christian Science Monitor

Monday, December 10, 2012 - 00:00
With his health declining, Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez has urged his supporters to vote for his vice president if he becomes too ill to remain in office
Thursday, December 6, 2012 - 00:00
John MacAfee, the software guru who went on the run last month after Belize police tried questioning him about the shooting of a neighbor, was arrested in Guatemala Wednesday.
Tuesday, December 4, 2012 - 00:00
He does not dismiss the issue of violence - in fact, his proposal is to adopt a policing and judicial strategy rather than a military one. But his focus is on steep economic growth.
Friday, November 30, 2012 - 00:00
The constitutional branch of the Honduran Supreme Court ruled 4 to 1 that the law defining procedures for cleaning up corruption in the police is unconstitutional.
Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 00:00
Mexico's President-elect Pena Nieto and Obama met yesterday and sang the same tune on many bilateral agenda items. Can their common goals survive their respective political systems?
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 - 00:00
Industry analysts say new fees and taxes could bring in needed money to a region where some debts are near that of Greece. But could they scare off investors?
Monday, November 19, 2012 - 00:00
Successful talks, the second round of which are set to kick off tomorrow in Havana, Cuba, would have huge implications for Colombia.
Monday, November 19, 2012 - 00:00
Colombian women have faced internal displacement, militarization, sexual violence, and the forced recruitment of their children into the conflict. Their input is vital at the negotiating table.
Monday, November 12, 2012 - 00:00
Cuban Americans voted for Obama in record numbers, signifying a shift in this constituency's views on US policies in Cuba.
Monday, November 12, 2012 - 00:00
Tanja Nijmeijer moved to Colombia in 2002 where she joined the FARC guerrillas in their fight against the Colombian state. She will be a part of their negotiating team during peace talks in Cuba this month.