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Stories with place: Lima
  • US activist heading home after serving Peru sentence story has photos
    Updated: Nov-30-15 1:38 pm

    LIMA, Peru - American activist Lori Berenson is finally heading home to New York, two decades after being found guilty of aiding leftist rebels in Peru.

  • Hamburg voters to decide on 2024 Olympic bid 
    Updated: Nov-26-15 1:33 pm

    HAMBURG, Germany - Leaders of Hamburg's bid for the 2024 Olympics hope that a soccer scandal, unsettled costs and fear of attacks won't dissuade voters from backing the German port city's candidacy on Sunday.

  • Bill Clinton visits Peru on final stop of Latin America tour 
    Updated: Nov-11-15 8:55 pm

    LIMA, Peru - Former U.S. President Bill Clinton is in Peru's capital visiting a project that gives rural Andean women sales training and provides them with products such as nutritious foods, pharmaceuticals and solar-powered lamps.

  • 'Narco pardons' burden Garcia as he seeks Peru presidency story has photos
    Updated: Nov-05-15 1:39 pm

    LIMA, Peru - Alan Garcia granted hundreds of convicted drug traffickers early release the last time he was Peru's president, pursuing a clemency campaign believed unparalleled in the world that he said was giving the deserving a second chance while easing prison overcrowding.