Central & South America

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The vessel went missing two weeks ago, and it's believed all on board are dead.

Search continues for missing Argentine submarine

Authorities were trying to identify one of four objects detected on the ocean floor.

FILE - In this May 20, 2017 file photo, Venezuelan state security forces detain a protester amid tear gas during a demonstration by opponents of President Nicolas Maduro blocking a major highway in Caracas, Venezuela. According to Human Rights Watch on Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, state security forces systematically abused opposition protesters detained during months of deadly political unrest earlier this year, in what the rights group described as a level of repression “unseen in Venezuela in recent memory.” (AP Photo/Fernando Llano, File)

Venezuela protestors tortured, abused by state - human rights group

Government forces are accused of beatings, sexual assaults and given electrical shocks on some of more than 5,000 detainees.

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The block of ice is 350m long and 280m wide.

Video: Huge chunk of ice breaks off glacier in Chile

Still photos of the detached iceberg show the large section referred to as the "western tongue".

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Riot police were forced to use rubber bullets and batons, and the match was abandoned.

Video: Fans swarm Brazilian football field, police respond with brute force

Riot police were forced to use rubber bullets and batons, and the match was abandoned.

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The Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, has been lit up in orange for gender equality tonight

Watch: Brazil's Christ the Redeemer lights up in orange for gender equality

Rio's Christ statue is just one of the participating iconic buildings and monuments.

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A navy spokesman has insisted the submarine was not on a "secret mission."

Video: Argentinians pray for the 44 crew on board missing submarine as search continues

A navy spokesman has insisted the submarine was not on a "secret mission."

Watch: Massive waves pound ship searching for missing Argentine submarine

Sounds detected in the South Atlantic did not come from the sub, lost for five days with 44 crew.

Argentina unsure if signals came from lost submarine

Forty-four crew are aboard the vessel that began its journey on Thursday.

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The sub with more than 40 people on board hasn't been heard from in two days.

Argentina's navy detects calls from submarine missing three days

The sub with more than 40 people on board hasn't been heard from in two days.

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The sub with more than 40 people on board hasn't been heard from in two days.

Major search for Argentine submarine carrying 44 crew not heard from for two days

The Navy says it's possible the sub had an electrical issue.

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Reid was speaking at a press conference ahead of the do-or-die World Cup qualifier against Peru tomorrow.

'You haven't been to a World Cup in 30 years' - All Whites captain Winston Reid shuts down Peruvian reporter

Reid was speaking at a press conference ahead of the do-or-die World Cup qualifier against Peru tomorrow.

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Smith was part of a solid defence with Winston Reid in the first leg against Peru, but is touch and go to play in Lima tomorrow.

Raw video: Key All Whites defender Tommy Smith has right calf strapped as rest of team train

Chris Wood is likely to start in the second leg against Peru, while Smith remains in doubt.

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Most famously depicted in the Oscar-nominated movie City of God, Rio's favelas have long been known for drugs and crime.

Tourism in Brazil's dangerous favelas raises safety concerns for foreigners

Rio de Janeiro's favelas have long been known as a haven for drugs and crime.

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New Zealand's footballers are settling into Lima after a chaotic journey to South America.

'We're happy to be here' - Pre-match mind games begin as All Whites touch down in Peru

New Zealand's footballers are settling into Lima after a chaotic journey to South America.

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The team was welcomed to Ruapotaka Marae in Glen Innes last night ahead of this afternoon's games.

Watch: Peruvian Football Team welcomed on to marae in Glen Innes

The team was welcomed to Ruapotaka Marae in Glen Innes last night ahead of today's games.

Watch: Skilled pilot makes dramatic emergency landing using plane's nose

Six people were injured during the incident at Olaya Herrera Airport in Colombia.

Raw video: Young boy's extremely near miss as massive bolt of lightning strikes ground only metres away

The 12-year-old was lucky to escape with his life in the Argentinian town of Posadas.

Video: World record 245 people bungee jump off Brazilian bridge - together

Thrill-seekers take plunge off 30-metre high bridge near Sao Paulo.

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Testing has shown the lithium batteries in the devices are a serious risk

US’s Aviation Authority calls for worldwide ban on laptops and electronic devices in luggage

Testing has shown the lithium batteries in the devices are a serious risk.

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