The U.S. Says It Has a Tariff Deal With Brazil. Brazil Disagrees.

SÃO PAULO, Brazil — From the perspective of the White House, the United States had negotiated a preliminary deal with Brazil, as well as Argentina and Australia, to exempt...

Quebec Mosque Shooter Was Consumed by Refugees, Trump and Far Right

QUEBEC — When Alexandre Bissonnette learned of Justin Trudeau’s now-famous tweet welcoming refugees to Canada, the waif-like 28-year-old political science student told police that he snapped. Just hours after watching...

Luis García Meza, Bolivian Dictator Jailed for Genocide, Dies at 88

Gen. Luis García Meza, a former Bolivian dictator who was convicted of genocide after leading a brief but brutal rule that had been engineered by cocaine cartels and a...

As Nicaragua Death Toll Grows, Support for Ortega Slips

MANAGUA, Nicaragua — It has been two weeks since lethal clashes between protesters and pro-government forces erupted in Nicaragua, and the number of deaths is still not clear. But...

Luis García Meza, Bolivian Dictator Jailed for Genocide, Dies at 88

Gen. Luis García Meza, a former Bolivian dictator who was convicted of genocide after leading a brief but brutal rule that had been engineered by cocaine cartels and a...

As Nicaragua Death Toll Grows, Support for Ortega Slips

MANAGUA, Nicaragua — It has been two weeks since lethal clashes between protesters and pro-government forces erupted in Nicaragua, and the number of deaths is still not clear. But...

In Peru, Justice in Sexual Assault Cases Called a ‘Lost Cause’

LIMA, Peru — During the Miss Peru pageant last year, a contestant, Alessandra Bonelli, said on television that her personal trainer had sedated and raped her in 2015. Ms. Bonelli...

In Peru, Justice in Sexual Assault Cases Called a ‘Lost Cause’

LIMA, Peru — During the Miss Peru pageant last year, a contestant, Alessandra Bonelli, said on television that her personal trainer had sedated and raped her in 2015. Ms. Bonelli...

A Debut Novel. A Tiny Press. A Pulitzer Finalist.

Håkan Söderström, the hulking hero of Hernán Diaz’s novel, “In the Distance,” makes a stupendous entrance, ascending onto the first page through a star-shaped void on a featureless plain...

Abuse Victims Meet With Pope Francis: ‘We Need Concrete Actions’

ROME — The first thing Pope Francis said, when he met privately on Sunday with Juan Carlos Cruz, a victim of sexual abuse, was: “Juan Carlos, I want to...