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4:50Former Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro
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Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro Tells Supreme Court Election 'Is Over'

2:27Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva.
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Lula Da Silva Defeats Bolsonaro To Become Brazil's President Again

4:28A person walks in front of flags for President Jair Bolsonaro and former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva.

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Cars are piled up in a workshop after intense rains caused flash flooding in Venezuela
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Rain-Fueled Landslide Sweeps Through Venezuela Town; 22 Dead

6:29A migrant is searched by a U.S. Border Patrol agent.
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Venezuelans Become Second-Most-Stopped Group At U.S. Southern Border

0:25A woman holds a Brazilian flag.
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Brazil Election Authority: Bolsonaro, Da Silva Headed To Runoff

0:23A demonstrator dressed in the colors of the Brazilian flag performs in front of a street vendor's towels for sale.
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Brazil Holds Historic Election With Lula Against Bolsonaro

Fire brigade members walk in to a burnt area in Apui, Amazonas state, Brazil.
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Worst Brazil Forest Fires In A Decade, Yet Election Silence

0:43Still image taken from a video shows a man pointing a gun at Argentina's Vice President Cristina Fernandez.
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Attempt To Kill Argentina VP Fails When Handgun Misfires

Colombia's President-elect Gustavo Petro
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Ex-Rebel Takes Oath As Colombia President In Historic Shift

Police block access to a jail that was the site of a deadly fire in Tulua, Colombia
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Fire Kills 49 After Apparent Riot Attempt At Colombia Prison

0:36Veronica Alcocer kisses her husband, President-elect Gustavo Petro
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Colombia Picks 1st Leftist President In Tight Runoff Contest

Police officers transport recovered human remains
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Police: Amazon Fisherman Confesses To Killing Missing Pair

0:29Chilean President Sebastian Piñera.
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Chilean President Faces Impeachment Over Pandora Papers Revelation

0:47Dairo Antonio Usuga at a military base in Necocli, Colombia
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Colombia's Most-Wanted Drug Lord Captured In Jungle Raid

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro arrives for a flag raising ceremony at Alvorada Palace presidential residence.
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Bolsanaro Seeks Show Of Strength On Brazil's Independence Day

0:34Supporters of presidential candidate Pedro Castillo celebrate partial election results outside his campaign headquarters.
Guadalupe Pardo / AP

Peru's Elections Too Close To Call

0:29Protesters stand with their shields during an anti-government protest in Bogota, Colombia
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Anti-Government Protests Continue In Colombia

0:25A demonstrator holds an image of the Brazilian flag covered in fake blood and the Portuguese phrase "Bolsonaro Genocide"
Eraldo Peres / AP

Protesters In Brazil Call For President Bolsonaro's Impeachment

5:27Protests in Colombia's third-largest city, Cali, have turned deadly after police use live ammunition.
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Colombia Cracks Down On Protesters, With Violent Results

1:03A woman walks past La Luna hotel that was burned and looted Monday night during a protest
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19 Killed, Dozen Missing After Colombia Protests

0:52People attend burial
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Brazil Is Second Country To Officially Surpass 400,000 COVID-19 Deaths

0:26A health care worker carries oxygen tanks into an area designated for the treatment of COVID-19.
Eraldo Peres / AP

Brazil's Hospitals Can't Keep Up With COVID Cases

0:22Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro
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Brazil Names Fourth Health Minister Since Pandemic Began

0:29Former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva
Andrew Medichini / AP

Brazil Justice Tosses Out Former President Lula's Sentences

2:13Brazilian health workers wheel in a patient suspected of suffering from COVID-19 into a field hospital near Brasilia.
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Experts Say Brazil's Worsening COVID Outbreak Is A Global Threat

0:33Protesters in Peru
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Peru Left Without A President After Political Chaos

0:26A teacher leads a lesson outdoors at the school Hipólito Yrigoyen in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
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Argentina Reaches 1M Coronavirus Cases

0:45Luis Arce celebrates Bolivian presidential win.
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Bolivia Exit Polls Suggest Victory For Socialist Party

0:36Former Colombian President Alvaro Uribe speaks to supporters.
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Colombia's Former President Is Officially An Inmate On House Arrest