Deadly Heist Shakes a South American Borderland Trying to Shed Its Lawless Image
Outlaws stole millions of dollars at a cash transporting company in Ciudad del Este, a Paraguayan city on the so-called Triple Frontier where Paraguay, Brazil and Argentina meet.
Protests Erupt in Paraguay Over Efforts to Extend President’s Term
Protesters set fire to part of the Congress building after the Senate voted to amend the Constitution to allow President Horacio Cartes to seek re-election.
Review: In ‘Paraguay Remembered,’ Does Time Heal All Wounds?
This documentary reflects on a legacy of political turmoil as the director, Dominique Dubosc, returns to Paraguay after 40 years.
Review: In ‘Landfill Harmonic,’ One Person’s Trash Is a Child’s Violin
This documentary focuses on a Paraguayan landfill that became the wellspring for a children’s orchestra, which uses instruments assembled from discards.
U.S. Advances to Copa América Quarterfinals After Surviving an Ejection
DeAndre Yedlin received two quick yellow cards after halftime, but the United States held on to beat Paraguay, 1-0, on a Clint Dempsey goal.
Against Paraguay, Americans Plan to Play an Aggressive Match
Needing only a tie to advance to the quarterfinals of the Copa América, the United States won’t sit back and will instead “set the tone” for the match, Coach Jurgen Klinsmann said.
Colombia Reaches Copa América Quarterfinals
The Colombians became the first team to reach the tournament’s knockout stages with a 2-1 victory over Paraguay.
Brazil and Ecuador Draw
Brazil showed touches of magic but a lack of killer instinct as it was held to a 0-0 draw by Ecuador.
Dilma Rousseff Was Not Impeached, Legal Scholars Say
Not every nation agrees on what an impeachment means. And not each case turns out badly for the defendant, as several recent cases have demonstrated.
El Niño Upsets Seasons and Upends Lives Worldwide
The World Health Organization has estimated that changes related to the weather phenomenon are putting 60 million people at increased risk of malnutrition and illnesses.
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