Military Base Attacked in Venezuela as Video Calls for Rebellion

BOGOTÁ, Colombia — Armed men in military uniforms and camouflage released a video early Sunday morning calling for Venezuelans to rebel against President Nicolás Maduro after his party established...

The Clarion Call of Being Canadian

My children are Canadian. They are also American and British, though they do not necessarily identify in that order. Once, British might have come first; later, American. But now...

Dominican Parade in Manhattan Is Seen as ‘What America Is All About’

Thousands of New Yorkers celebrated Dominican culture and music in Midtown Manhattan on Sunday as the 35th annual Dominican Day Parade took over Avenue of the Americas. The crowd, which...

Guatemala Will Move Its Israel Embassy to Jerusalem, Following Trump’s Lead

MEXICO CITY — Guatemala will move its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv, its president announced on Sunday, becoming the first nation to follow President Trump’s lead...

At Toronto Vigil for Victims of Van Attack: Sadness, Civic Pride and Uneasiness

TORONTO — Thousands of Canadians turned out for a march and vigil to remember the 10 people killed last Monday, when the driver of a rental van mounted the...

Police and Protesters Clash Over Disappearance of Argentine Activist

BUENOS AIRES — The disappearance of an indigenous rights activist in Argentina spurred violent clashes between demonstrators and the police on Friday and has raised dark memories of forced...

My Vancouver: An Ever-Unfolding Story

Vancouver has what you might call an improvisational air. The city makes itself up as it goes along because we are all really complete newbies here, excepting, of course,...

Transgender Brazilians Embrace Hit Soap Opera: ‘Now You Can See Us.’

RIO DE JANEIRO — “Edge of Desire,” a popular prime-time soap opera chronicling the transition of a transgender man, was about to start, and the residents at a shelter...

In a Chinese Enclave of Canada, the Sweet Escape of Karaoke

RICHMOND, British Columbia — What sort of karaoke joint offers 18 kinds of bubble tea but only one Abba song? If you’re a Chinese immigrant living in metropolitan Vancouver, then...

Caribbean Braces for Maria: ‘When Will All of the Hurricanes Stop?’

In the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, Morgane Guyard fled St. Martin, worried about dwindling food supplies and the chaos on her island after the storm ripped through. On Monday, she...