Latin America

Simple advice from a friend to stay near the door may have saved Yenifer Yulisa Cardona Tomás from the deadly fate that befell 53 other migrants.
Far-right Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said he would pick retired general Walter Braga Netto as his running mate in October's election.
At least a dozen others were taken to hospitals after the rig was found abandoned on the outskirts of the Texas city.
On the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro, friends and relatives paid their final respects to Dom Phillips, killed while researching for a book about saving the Amazon rainforest.
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The crash also injured six others involved in the streaming platform's series "The Chosen One."
The journalist and Indigenous expert were the antithesis of the far-right leader's vision for Brazil. They died in an Amazon grown more dangerous in his regime.
Phillips, a British journalist, and Pereira, a Brazilian Indigenous affairs expert, have been missing since June 5. A fisherman has confessed to involvement in their killings.
Prosecutors said the La Luz del Mundo church leader used his spiritual sway to have sex with young women who were told it would lead to their salvation.
A government that has done little to protect Indigenous lands is now doing even less to assist the search for Dom Phillips and Bruno Pereira, who've been missing since Sunday.