Latin America Latin America

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro addresses the constituent assembly earlier this month. The group, which Maduro called for and which enjoys wide-ranging powers, granted itself the ability to pass laws. Ronaldo Schemidt/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Ronaldo Schemidt/AFP/Getty Images

One student says she's scared to go back to Brentwood High School in Long Island after spending a month in the immigration wing of a county jail. She was suspected of being affiliated with MS-13, but she was released after a judge found there wasn't enough evidence. Frank Eltman/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Frank Eltman/AP

Undocumented Teens Say They're Falsely Accused Of Being In A Gang

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/544081085/544081088" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Brandon Martinez, 16, lies in a hospital bed while his father, Jose de Jesus Martinez, visits in the intensive care unit at North Central Baptist Hospital in San Antonio, Texas. Courtesy of Alex Galvez hide caption

toggle caption
Courtesy of Alex Galvez

He Crossed The Border In A Packed, Unventilated Trailer And Survived

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/543723961/544081167" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Scientists Move To Establish Wildlife Preserve At Guantanamo Bay

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/543730262/543730278" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Mexico Outlines Goals For Upcoming NAFTA Trade Deal Negotiations

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/543730248/543730249" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

In South America, Pence Discusses Trade And Venezuela Crisis With U.S. Allies

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/543730241/543730242" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

President Trump meets with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto at the Group of 20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, in July. Trump is pushing to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement among their countries and Canada. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Evan Vucci/AP

Trump's NAFTA Makeover Not So Extreme

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/542606853/543612403" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Pence Expands On Trump's Remarks To Include White Supremacists

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/543338981/543338982" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Morning News Brief: 'Unite The Right' Rally In Charlottesville Turns Deadly

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/543338960/543338961" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Former Venezuelan Diplomat Supports International 'Humanitarian Intervention'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/543197236/543197237" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Demonstrators protest President Nicolas Maduro's moves to consolidate his power outside a special meeting of the Organization of American States in Washington on Apr. 3. Jose Luis Magana/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Jose Luis Magana/AP

Covert Cuban Device Likely Responsible For Hearing Loss Of U.S. Diplomats

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/542663748/542663749" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Opposition Parties Prepare Bid To Challenge Venezuela's President

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/542663741/542663742" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

A forecast map from the National Hurricane Center shows the path of Franklin, which made landfall as a hurricane on eastern Mexico's coast early Thursday. National Hurricane Center hide caption

toggle caption
National Hurricane Center