Pope brings 'church for the poor' to S. America's poorest with Ecuador, Bolivia, Paraguay trip

...Francis is taking his "church for the poor" to three of South America's poorest and most peripheral countries, making a...as history's first Latin American pope returns to South America."He knows this reality, because he worked so long...

Ford surprises in 2Q with record North American profit

...America and Europe but fell in South America, the Middle East and Asia. Revenue...which hurt profits in Europe, South America and elsewhere. That beat analysts...Europe and the Ka small car in South America also commanded higher prices...

Wine Time: Anderra Carmenere 2013, Chile

...Anderra is wholly owned by the Baron Philippe de Rothschild SA company.Anderra has its origin in the heart of South America, at the foot of the Andes mountains, and in the extraordinary diversity of Chile's wine-growing regions. Anderra...

FIFA will vote for new president in February

...representatives from the Asian, African, European, and North and Central American confederations, and one each from South America and Oceania."We must now make sure that the reforms outlined today will be undertaken in a swift and effective manner...

Cuba down four players for Gold Cup quarterfinal match against the US

...very challenging competition because you don't know what to expect," Klinsmann said. "People in Europe or in South America, they have no idea what these teams, all of them, are going through."

Probe finds sewage, viruses at sites of Rio's Olympic events

RIO DE JANEIRO - The waters where Olympians will compete in swimming and boating events next summer in South America's first games are rife with human sewage and present a serious health risk for athletes, as well as for visitors to the iconic...

Language guide offends college president

...and staff, particularly a suggestion that using the word "American" is problematic because it fails to recognize South America. The guide was developed two years ago. It attracted little attention until this week, when it was featured the...

Michaux: There's a reason why the U.S. women's soccer team is so strong every year

...rest of the world have taken it way more seriously than America ever has. It is the most prominent sport for Europe, South America and Africa ? continents which cultivate the best athletes into international futbol stars.The U.S. ranks No...

Eventful Copa America puts an end to Chilean suffering

...announce he will be stepping down. CONMEBOL president Juan Angel Napout told The Associated Press on Saturday that South America's governing body needs "total and absolute change."Chile striker Eduardo Vargas and Peru forward Paolo Guerrero...

NBA pipeline from Europe getting bigger, deeper and stronger

...Nowitzki, Tony Parker and Ricky Rubio. Manu Ginobili, Nene and Anderson Varejao all honed their basketball skills in South America, while Andrew Bogut and Kyrie Irving were born in Australia.Their once-subtle impact on the NBA is also growing...