Apr 19, 2017

M6.0 temblor strikes northern Peru, felt in Colombia and Ecuador

A 6.0-magnitude earthquake has struck an Amazonian region of northern Peru. There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries, though the quake could be felt strongly as far away as Colombia and Ecuador. The U.S. Geological Survey reports the tremor occurred early Tuesday ...

/ Apr 17, 2017

Grenade blast hurts 36 in Colombia nightclub

At least 36 people were injured after a grenade detonated inside a nightclub in the Colombian town of San Pedro, officials said on Sunday. Two of the injured were hospitalized at an intensive care unit in the town, which is located in Valle del ...

As Colombia death toll mounts, desperate quest for survivors

Apr 2, 2017

As Colombia death toll mounts, desperate quest for survivors

Rescuers prying through piles of rocks and wooden planks left by floodwaters from three rivers that surged through a Colombian city vowed to resume their search at first light Sunday as the death toll from one of the worst disasters in the country’s recent ...