Your Machu Picchu Tinder photo makes me angry. But I'll get over it.
The Andean mountains will humble you.
What a young scientist found when he started researching a famous 'boiling river' in Peru
Andrés Ruzo knew there was a river in Peru that bubbled and boiled. But it took him a long time to find it.
Peru locked up Alberto Fujimori. Will it now elect his daughter president?
Keiko Fujimori won the first round, but it's unclear if she can convince Peruvians she's different enough from dad to win the runoff election in June.
Can your vote be a 'sin'? Abortion brings the church into Peru's presidential race
An archbishop says Catholics can't vote for candidates who support abortion rights, and starts a firestorm.
This fashion photographer thought a terrorism-inspired shoot was a great idea
Well, until he realized he'd offended just about everyone in Peru.
You think the US presidential season is crazy? Check out what’s happening in Peru
With their election just a month away, many Peruvians are upset that officials are abruptly deciding which candidates they cannot vote for.
You think the US election season is crazy? Check out what’s happening in Peru
Bureaucrats are threatening the legitimacy of the entire presidential contest, furious voters say.
Peru just fired its top anti-illegal logging official
Amazon forest defenders say the government let him go because he was doing too good of a job fighting crime.
We can’t blame El Niño for all the world’s weather problems
Bad decisions are also making South America more vulnerable to the extreme weather phenomenon.
Gunman fires on student protesters at South America's oldest college
And there's an explosive allegation that the gunman was paid by the head of school.
Peru's giving 'flagrant' criminals instant jail time in fast-track trials
The new law has triggered concerns over due process and defendants’ rights.
Vultures with GoPros are helping clean up Peru (VIDEO)
Peru fixes cameras and GPS technology to the scavengers and brands them as unsung heroes.
The US Justice Department just nabbed one of the most hated men in sports
The former head of Peru’s soccer federation has a disapproval rating that's almost off the scale.
Why a Paris climate treaty needs to protect the Amazon
The rainforest stores up to 140 billion metric tons of carbon, enough to send global warming into serious overdrive.
A new Amazon highway threatens some of the rainforest's last uncontacted tribes
Its backers say it'll bring development to remote communities. Environment officials warn it will help illegal miners and loggers.
You'd think Aung San Suu Kyi was running for president
Her National League for Democracy doesn't mind a bit of early celebration, especially when The Lady herself has said she will be 'above the president.'
Meet the Peruvian Rasta behind a landmark case for the right to grow weed
He’s taking his case to the country’s Supreme Court after being given a jail sentence for growing his own grass.
These rescued circus lions are recovering nicely from a lifetime of abuse (PHOTOS)
Two-dozen lucky lions are playing and getting surgery before a big trip from South America to South Africa.
Facebook is accused of censoring investigative journalism about a powerful family
'It is striking that [Facebook] has acted so casually' in suspending a major newspaper's account, the head of anti-corruption group Transparency International said.
In these four countries, the TPP’s rules on generic drugs could kill people
The secretive mega-trade deal would bar some of the poorest citizens in Peru, Mexico, Malaysia and Vietnam from accessing life-saving medicines.
Peru just offered amnesty to potential grenade attack plotters
After vicious attacks and threats, the government says anyone with illegal grenades can hand them over anonymously.
Cómo los presuntos abusadores sexuales del Vaticano se esconden y predican en Sudamérica (VIDEO)
Un documental de GlobalPost.
América del Sur se convierte en refugio para los presuntos pederastas de la iglesia
El Vaticano no se expresó al respecto.
Meet Peru’s ‘Tony Montana,’ the man accused of fueling Europe’s messy coke habit
Prosecutors say he worked with the Italian mafia and Mexican cartels to send hundreds of millions of dollars' worth of cocaine to Europe.
Please look after this bear: Cholita the rescued 'Paddington' bear goes home to the cloud forest
Rescued from a South American circus, Cholita is one of a dwindling number of Andean spectacled bears, the same species as children’s favorite Paddington.
These rescued South American circus lions are heading back to Africa
The airlift of 33 big cats is thought to be the largest ever of its kind.
Trump tramples Univision anchor in 'bizarre' performance
Curiouser and curiouser, Trumpmania rolls on.
Back in the day, this guy was one of Peru's best sprinters. At 91, he still is
Peruvian Hugo Antonio Delgado won the world 90 to 99-year-old 100-meter championship.
Is Peru’s new anti-drug policy too tough even for Washington?
The country that's one of the world’s top cocaine producers wants to shoot down drug planes, in defiance of US wishes.
It's a titi! New monkey species found in Peru
For nearly a century the carcass of a small, reddish-brown monkey from South America gathered dust in a windowless backroom of the American Natural History Museum in New York City.
Here's where police can now spy on cellphones without a warrant
This week, without public debate, the South American country's president decreed one of the harshest surveillance laws of any democratic country.