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Fatima Bhutto on the Surge of Bollywood, K-Pop and Turkish TV

Fatima Bhutto on the Surge of Bollywood, K-Pop and Turkish TV

A journalist explains how the biggest migration in human history is helping to fuel the erosion of American cultural dominance.
Building for Real With Digital Blocks

Building for Real With Digital Blocks

To improve community structures with citizens’ input, the United Nations uses a computer game inspired by Lego.
Who Leads Peru? Power Struggle Creates Worst Political Crisis in Decades

Who Leads Peru? Power Struggle Creates Worst Political Crisis in Decades

The president and vice president both claim to lead the country. Congress has been closed. Here’s what you need to know to understand the dysfunction roiling Peru.
Who’s in Charge in Peru? Peruvians Can’t Agree

Who’s in Charge in Peru? Peruvians Can’t Agree

The president dissolved Congress. Congress suspended the president. Now the vice president has renounced. Here’s what you need to know to understand the dysfunction roiling Peru.
U.S. Fencer, Race Imboden, Takes a Knee at Pan-American Games

U.S. Fencer, Race Imboden, Takes a Knee at Pan-American Games

Racism, mistreatment of immigrants and a “president who spreads hate” were among the reasons he knelt, he said.
U.S. Fencer, Race Imboden, Takes a Knee at Pan-American Games

U.S. Fencer, Race Imboden, Takes a Knee at Pan-American Games

Racism, mistreatment of immigrants and a “president who spreads hate” were among the reasons he knelt, he said.
Former Peru President Arrested in U.S. as Part of Vast Bribery Scandal

Former Peru President Arrested in U.S. as Part of Vast Bribery Scandal

The ex-president, Alejandro Toledo, is wanted on charges he got $20 million in bribes stemming from the largest corruption scandal in Latin American history.
Venezuelans flock to Peru before new entry requirements

Venezuelans flock to Peru before new entry requirements

Venezuelan citizens were rushing to enter Peru Thursday less than two days before it imposes new entry requirements on migrants fleeing the crisis-wracked South American nation.
Venezuelans flock to Peru before new entry requirements

Venezuelans flock to Peru before new entry requirements

Venezuelan citizens were rushing to enter Peru Thursday less than two days before it imposes new entry requirements on migrants fleeing the crisis-wracked South American nation.
Peru leader demands confidence vote on anti-corruption plan

Peru leader demands confidence vote on anti-corruption plan

Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra is calling on the nation's congress to usher through five reforms aimed at quashing endemic corruption through a vote of confidence.
Magnitude-8 earthquake strikes north-central Peru

Magnitude-8 earthquake strikes north-central Peru

The U.S. Geological Survey says a large earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 8.0 has struck in north-central Peru.
Magnitude-8 earthquake strikes north-central Peru

Magnitude-8 earthquake strikes north-central Peru

The U.S. Geological Survey says a large earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 8.0 has struck in north-central Peru.
Prosecutor requests 20 years in jail for ex-Peru president

Prosecutor requests 20 years in jail for ex-Peru president

Prosecutors in Peru are asking a judge to sentence former President Ollanta Humala to 20 years behind bars for his alleged role in Latin America's biggest graft scandal.
Officials: Large fire scorches Peru's capital, killing none

Officials: Large fire scorches Peru's capital, killing none

Officials in Peru say a massive fire has destroyed several buildings near the center of the capital city, but killed nobody.
Officials: Large fire scorches Peru's capital, killing none

Officials: Large fire scorches Peru's capital, killing none

Officials in Peru say a massive fire has destroyed several buildings near the center of the capital city, but killed nobody.
Peruvian judge orders jail for former president Kuczynski

Peruvian judge orders jail for former president Kuczynski

A Peruvian judge has ordered that former president Pedro Pablo Kuczynski be jailed for up to three years as authorities investigate his alleged involvement in a corruption case.
Peruvians gather for funeral of former president Alan Garcia

Peruvians gather for funeral of former president Alan Garcia

Large crowds have gathered in the Peruvian capital for the funeral procession of former President Alan Garcia, who killed himself after authorities arrived at his home to arrest him for alleged
The Latest: Peruvian President Vizcarra: Ex-leader died

The Latest: Peruvian President Vizcarra: Ex-leader died

The Latest on former Peruvian President Alan García (all times local): 10:40 a.m.
Prosecutors ask Peru judge to keep ex-president behind bars

Prosecutors ask Peru judge to keep ex-president behind bars

Prosecutors in Peru are asking a judge to keep former President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski behind bars as he is investigated for suspected money laundering related to Latin America's biggest graft scandal.
Judge orders detention of former Peruvian president

Judge orders detention of former Peruvian president

A judge in Peru has ordered the 10-day detention of former President Pedro Pablo Kucyznksi as part of a money laundering probe into his consulting work for the company at the heart of Latin America's