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Some ‘Game of Thrones’ fans were outraged after HBO and Hulu outages prevented them from watching the season premiere

Fans of "Game of Thrones" were upset when they were unable to tune into the highly anticipated premiere on Sunday night.
Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro with senior military commanders during a military exercise in Puerto Cabello on Sunday.

John Bolton says Venezuela’s Maduro could end up in a ‘beach area like Guantánamo’

The US has ratcheted up the pressure on Nicolás Maduro recently, and its national security adviser seems to be hinting at more severe consequences.
The countries in green recognize Juan Guaidó as Venezuela's interim president as of the morning of January 24, 2019. Countries in red support Nicolás Maduro. Venezuela is in yellow.

Almost every country in Latin America sided with Trump against Venezuela’s embattled President Maduro

Juan Guaidó declared himself Venezuela's interim president on Wednesday night after days of protests against President Nicolás Maduro.
Amazon is moving into Brazil.

Amazon is selling directly to customers in Brazil for the first time ever — but a tough retail climate might make the company ‘uncomfortab...

Amazon has finally started selling directly in Brazil, indicating it is looking seriously at the Brazilian market.

A former US ambassador to Venezuela lays out what could be ahead for the crisis-ridden country

Business Insider spoke with John Maisto, the former US ambassador to Venezuela, about how the country got where it is and where it might be going.
People in Colombia’s lower house in Bogota during voting on the transitional justice courts established in the peace agreement with the FARC, November 27, 2017.

33 years ago, rebels allegedly backed by Pablo Escobar stormed Colombia’s Palace of Justice — here’s how the terrifying siege went d...

In the mid-1980s, left-wing guerrillas stormed Colombia's Supreme Court building, taking hundreds of hostages and sparking a bloody siege.

John Bolton praised Brazil’s new far-right, pro-torture president, and called him a ‘like-minded leader’

White House National Security Advisor John Bolton praised Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil's far-right, pro-dictatorship president-elect.

Brazil’s currency is soaring after far-right candidate wins first round of presidential election

Brazil's currency jumped Monday following presidential elections over the weekend, where far-right fringe candidate Jair Bolsonaro easily secured a spot in a runoff scheduled for later this month.

Brazil’s unpredictable presidential election is ‘on a knife edge’ — here’s what it could mean for markets

In one of its most unpredictable and divisive elections since reclaiming democracy three decades ago, Brazil will vote Sunday for its next president and hundreds of lawmakers. Here's what that could mean for Latin America's largest economy.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro at an event in Caracas, February 7, 2018.

Officials keep talking about intervening in Venezuela, and it’s drawing an ominous comparison

Since Trump's unexpected declaration that military action was an option in Venezuela, the US government has kept the pressure up, but the region is widely resistant to military intervention.