Lima, May 22 (teleSUR-RHC)-- After 10 months of unresolved negotiations with the transnational company, APM Terminals, Peruvian longshoremen from the port of Callao, west of Lima, decided to take to the streets and march. ... More

Bogota, May 22 (teleSUR-RHC)-- The Colombian government has suspended 516 mining contracts in the country because the mining companies failed to consult local communities about the projects, thus violating their human rights. ... More

The exhibition Zona Franca or Free Zone got underway at the San Carlos de la Cabaña Fortress in Havana, featuring pieces from more than 240 artists... More

Geneva, May 21 (RHC)-- The health ministers of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) have stressed the need to end Israel's aggression in the occupied Palestinian territories and the Golan Heights. ... More

Mexico City, May 21 (teleSUR-RHC)-- Mexico had the third highest number of deaths due to armed conflict last year, surpassed only by Syria and Iraq, a new study reveals. ... More

Juba, May 21 (RHC)-- Two mortar attacks hit the United Nations compound in South Sudan, killing four civilians, as the fighting between government troops and rebels continues near oil-rich zones, the UN peacekeeping mission to the African country says. ... More

United Nations, May 21 (RHC)-- The United Nations reports that some 25,000 people have fled the Iraqi city of Ramadi since its capture by the self-proclaimed Islamic State earlier this week. ... More

United Nations, May 21 (RHC)-- The United Nations says it needs more time to bring aid to areas of Yemen following the end of a five-day truce. ... More

Tel Aviv, May 21 (RHC)-- Israel has cancelled an order to bar West Bank Palestinians from riding on the same buses as Israelis. The segregation would have applied to the hundreds of Palestinians who cross into Israel each day for work and then return home. ... More

Washington, May 21 (RHC)-- The U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2002 has emerged as a major campaign issue after Republican hopeful Jeb Bush walked back his claim he would have authorized the Iraq War. ... More

Washington, May 21 (RHC)-- Four U.S. cancer charities are being accused of massive fraud. The U.S. Federal Trade Commission says the groups funneled some $187 million into top officials' pockets. ... More

San Francisco, May 21 (RHC)-- An oil spill off the coast of Santa Barbara, California, has leaked some 21,000 gallons into the Pacific Ocean. ... More

Chicago, May 21 (RHC)-- Thousands of workers are rallying for higher pay and the right to unionize at the annual meeting of the fast-food giant McDonald’s. ... More

Los Angeles, May 21 (RHC)-- The U.S. city of Los Angeles has become the largest city to approve a significant increase to the minimum wage. The Los Angeles City Council voted to raise the minimum from $9 to $15 an hour by 2020. ... More

New York, May 21 (RHC)-- A Columbia University senior who lugged a dorm room mattress around campus in New York City to protest the university's handling of sexual assault has carried it across the graduation stage. ... More