The city of La Paz in Bolivia has come up with a clever solution to its traffic problems. Every day 100,000 passengers travel by cable car from neighboring El Alto.
Protesting Bolivians have waved a flag that stretched more than 200 kilometers (124 miles). The long blue ribbon is the official flag of the landlocked nation's navy.
Just hours after a controversial four-match ban for star attacker Leo Messi, Argentina have lost 2-0 against Bolivia in La Paz. Were they missing the Barcelona star, or simply struggling with the altitude?
Thousands of Bolivians have taken part in protests against President Evo Morales' bid to run for a fourth term. Morales' party asked the courts to remove re-election limits, saying they violate human rights.
Bolivia's Senate has voted to nearly double the amount of land allotted to legal coca cultivation. That could bring the South American nation's expected production to up to 30,000 tons of leaves.
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