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  • The week in Latin America: Peru's African legacy

     
    Here are stories that made top headlines in Latin America this week, and highlights from our coverage of the region by Times reporters and your blogger here at La Plaza: Significant court ruling in Mexico In Mexico, the Supreme Court ruled that human-...
  • The week in Latin America: A smuggler named John

     
    The Times this week published a four-part series by reporter Richard Marosi on the U.S. face of Mexico's Sinaloa cartel, considered one of the most powerful criminal organizations in the world. Here are highlights from the series, and other stories that...
  • Adolfo Suaya's Osaka is ready for its close-up

     
    Adolfo Suaya is ready to open Osaka on Hollywood Boulevard after five years of work and planning....
  • The week in Latin America: Cattle vs. soybeans

     
    Here are stories that made headlines this week in Latin America, and highlights from our coverage of the region by Times reporters and your blogger here at La Plaza: Suit dismissed in Border Patrol shooting A U.S. judge has dismissed a lawsuit seeking...
  • Jim Carrey declares love for Emma Stone [Video] [Poll] [Updated]

     
    Jim Carrey has posted a video love letter to actress Emma Stone, who's less than half his age. Is Jim Carrey's video to Emma Stone sincere and sweet, sincere and weird, or simply a setup for publicity?...
  • Peru hit by 6.8 earthquake

     
    A 6.8 earthquake hits Peru on Wednesday....
  • Considering the chef as social conscience

     
    The recent "G9 Conference" of eco-conscious chefs in Lima, Peru, has drawn the gimlet eye of British restaurant critic Jay Rayner of the Guardian newspaper in a column called "Reality Check, Please."...
  • Seminole favors local boards for charter schools

     
    Seminole School Board members turned down a recent charter school application in part because they didn't see any localĀ involvement or interestĀ in it. The plan for Renaissance Charter would have it managed by a board out of Broward County, with little...
  • Peru to reopen probe into forced sterilization of women

     
    Peru's government agrees to reopen an investigation into the forced sterilization of poor women. The sterilizations took place under the government of disgraced President Alberto Fujimori as part of what was described as an effort to reduce poverty....
  • Protests mount against proposed gold mine in northern Peru

     
    Peru mine protests: Opponents to a proposed gold mine near Cajamarca, Peru claim it may contaminate the region's water supply....
  • Copper and gold mine project in Peru suspended in face of protests

     
    Operators of a proposed gold and copper mine in northern Peru suspended the project Tuesday night at the government's request after six days of protests that grew increasingly violent...
  • Art review: 'Contested Visions in the Spanish Colonial World,' LACMA

     
    Christopher Knight reviews "Contested Visions in the Spanish Colonial World," an unprecedented exhibition at LACMA...