Central & South America
At least 25 dead, including cop, during Brazilian police raid in Rio
Football legend Maradona could still be alive had he been properly hospitalised — report
Eight arrested, including outlaw bikies with Mexican cartel links, over attempt to import cocaine — police
Brazil grapples with worst phase of Covid-19 outbreak as deaths reach new peak
Rio de Janeiro's Copacabana Beach shuts as Brazil struggles with surge in Covid-19 cases
Healthcare systems in Brazil on brink of collapse due to Covid-19, as fourth health minister steps up
Mexican President warns of fake claims of open US border now that Trump is gone
Police raid of illegal karaoke night sparks stampede at Bolivian nightclub
Massive dinosaur uncovered in Argentina may be largest ever found
'I've looked death in the eye' - Kiwi conservationist out of Costa Rica hospital after poisonous snake bite
Kiwi conservationist Pete Bethune expected to walk out of Costa Rica hospital after bite from deadly snake
Kiwi environmentalist Pete Bethune on the mend six days after being bitten by poisonous snake in Costa Rica
Doctors unsure if Kiwi eco warrior Pete Bethune will ever fully recover from snake bite
Antarctica is no longer Covid-free, but New Zealanders stationed there remain safe
Police dressed in Santa, elf costumes arrest gang members in raid on drug den
Diego Maradona backlash suspected to be behind Pumas' racist tweet controversy
TJ Perenara sparked All Blacks' heartfelt gesture to Diego Maradona before Pumas Test
Investigators probe Diego Maradona's death, searching personal doctor's office
All Blacks brace for emotional Pumas performance after Maradona's death
Pumas coach unapologetic over post-match tears in historic All Blacks win
'Still no link between NZ meat and Covid' in Chinese cool store - Trade Minister
Paedophile and murderer Phillip Smith loses appeal over 2014 prison escape
Kiwi fisheries observer's seven-week trip turns into seven-month ordeal during Covid crisis
Australia could 'pinch' Rugby Championship from NZ with 'superior' system - report
Watch: Quieter seas due to Covid-19 shipping restrictions making for happier humpback whales
Watch: Hiker in Mexico shows nerves of steel to take selfie with curious black bear
Migrant family that has lived in NZ since 2009 fights to come home amid border restrictions
Brazil passes UK to own second highest death toll for Covid-19
Brazil's indigenous communities face increasing threat of Covid-19
Calls for Brazil's president to resign over his response to the Covid-19 pandemic