Peru: 1,200 dead pelicans found on northern beaches (PHOTOS)
Peru's oceanographic agency said it will investigate the deaths of 1,200 pelicans on northern beaches, the same place where nearly 900 dolphins were recently found dead.
Peru’s massive dolphin die-off sparks concern over oil search
Conservationists blame seismic testing for scaring dolphins to death, but Houston-based oil firm BPZ denies the claim.
Peru: On the hunt for Shining Path rebels
Dozens of hostages were set free, but President Ollanta Humala has ordered the capture of the guerrilla fighters responsible.
Peru backs the US in the war on drugs
As some Latin American leaders call for legalization of narcotics, Peru — a leading coca grower — remains opposed. A former anti-drug czar turned dissident explains why.
Peru miners rescued (VIDEO)
Nine miners survived six days in collapsed mine, getting food, water and oxygen through a tube.
Peru animal mounds as old as Egypt's pyramids
Manmade mounds shaped like orcas, condors and even a duck may be the oldest evidence of animal mounds outside of North America.
Peru’s president wins awkward sibling contest
Ollanta Humala’s unruly, jailed brother appears destined to ruin him.
Peru pro-mining protest turns deadly
At least three dead and 55 injured in a crackdown on protesters fighting to defend illegal gold mining in the Amazon.
Peru: Shining Path chief reveals gruesome tales
'Artemio,' leader of the now dwindling guerrilla group, faces life in jail for terrorism and drug trafficking charges.
In Peru, one of the world's worst polluters is set to reopen
A US metal smelter in Peru was closed after turning La Oroya into one of the world's most polluted towns. Now it could reopen.
Peru makes last-minute claim to Spanish booty of the Nuestra Señora de las Mercedes
The last-minute motion filed today was directed to Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, asking for a stay while the South American country thinks of reasons why Spain should not have its treasure back.
Peru, Latin America's hidden growth story
The South American nation did better than Brazil this past decade. So what's its secret?
Parasitic twin to be removed from Peruvian boy's stomach (VIDEO)
Doctors in Peru were readying to remove the parasitic twin of a 3-year-old boy from his stomach.
Omar Chehade, Peru VP, steps down amid corruption charges
The case highlights entrenched corruption in the country.
In Peru, worries about a spate of violent crime
Jiu-Jitsu champ Luis Miguel Llanos kills two attackers, reigniting self-defense debate
Did Peru commandos execute hostage-takers?
An old story of heroism comes under new scrutiny for human-rights violations
Peru: Proposed gold mine riles locals
The government must choose between locals' water source or major gold profits.
After death, Peru targets soccer hooligans
Critics say the sporting establishment pays thugs to get rough for ratings.
China to knock off US as Peru's top trading partner
Trade between China and Peru is expected to exceed $13 billion this year.
Peru declares state of emergency in Amazon
Coca growers have been blocking a major road since Sunday to protest the government's efforts to eradicate coca.
Rudy Giuliani to advise Peruvian presidential candidate
"America's mayor" was known for reducing crime. Can he bring that success to Peru?