Frustrated Argentine banana growers give away thousands of kilos of fruit in the capital city's Plaza de Mayo. They say cheap exports from Ecuador are driving them out of business.
Thousands have demonstrated across Argentina demanding the government come clean over the disappearance of an activist for indigenous Mapuche rights in Patagonia. The case has stirred up memories of an autocratic past.
Hundreds of supporters have stopped Argentine police from arresting the 87-year-old president of human rights group Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo. Hebe de Bonafini faces allegations of embezzlement.
Argentina has released more than 1,000 declassified US files dating back to its military dictatorship. Washington provided the files earlier this year to assist with the prosecution of officials from the military junta.
Initial results have put evangelical politician Fabricio Alvarado in the lead in the first round of Costa Rica's presidential vote. The election was dominated by a debate on gay marriage in the Central American country.
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