LATIN AMERICA

Wanted in Ecuador: English-language teachers

3,000 staff sought in one of the Latin American countries where studies start earliest

AMERICAS

After bitter breakaway a decade ago, Argentina returns to the IMF fold

Delegation from the international organization is in Buenos Aires to review new president’s reforms

ENVIRONMENT

Poison found inside Spanish preserve where bison was decapitated

Investigators are still looking for three bulls that went missing from Valdeserrillas, Valencia

CRIME

Dismembered family found in Spain came from Brazilian state of Paraiba

Brazil press names the victims as being Marcos Nogueira and Janaína Americo

MEXICO

How a Mexican town cut illegal loggers down to size

The indigenous community of Cherán has taken back control of its forests and its future

COLOMBIA

Colombia’s FARC conference turns into Woodstock-style celebration

Celebratory mood pervades guerrilla army’s conference to debate peace accords

PABLO IBAR CASE

New DNA evidence provides twist to retrial of Spaniard released from death row

Lawyers for Pablo Ibar, in prison since 1994 over a triple murder, said it is a partial match

SPANISH POLITICS

US and Latin America baffled by Spain’s political impasse

Leading regional powers wonder why there’s still no government after nine months and two elections