Americas http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22306/all en Rodney King dead at 47 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120617/rodney-king-dead-at-47 Rodney King’s fiancée Cynthia Kelly found him at the bottom of a swimming pool at his Rialto, California home on Sunday morning<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120617/rodney-king-dead-at-47" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Americas United States Sun, 17 Jun 2012 16:12:00 +0000 Luke Browne 5708203 at http://www.globalpost.com Mexican navy says it has found crash site of missing helicopter http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/mexico/120627/mexican-navy-says-it-has-found-crash-site-missing-helicopter The navy announced late Tuesday that the remains of the Panther helicopter had been sighted on top of a mountain in the western state of Jalisco.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/mexico/120627/mexican-navy-says-it-has-found-crash-site-missing-helicopter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Americas Military Mexico Wed, 27 Jun 2012 20:12:09 +0000 Luke Browne 5709719 at http://www.globalpost.com Venezuela court freezes anti-Chavez TV station assets http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/venezuela/120629/venezuela-court-freezes-anti-chavez-tv-station-asset Globovision is the only anti-Chavez station still broadcasting in Venezuela, and has been challenging a $2.1 million fine slapped on it by media regulator Conatel over its coverage of a June 2011 uprising at the El Rodeo prison.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/venezuela/120629/venezuela-court-freezes-anti-chavez-tv-station-asset" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Americas World Leaders Venezuela Fri, 29 Jun 2012 10:43:52 +0000 Luke Browne 5709986 at http://www.globalpost.com A decade of mass murder around the world http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120720/decade-mass-murder-around-the-world Mass murders by gunmen, like the recent shooting in Colorado, have become all too common around the world. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120720/decade-mass-murder-around-the-world" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Americas Aurora shooting United States Americas United States Fri, 20 Jul 2012 15:35:00 +0000 Alexander Besant 5712726 at http://www.globalpost.com