LIMA (Reuters) - Peru's foreign minister has resigned, the government said on Wednesday, days after he was criticized for contributing to a diplomatic spat with Venezuela. Full story
QUITO (Reuters) - Ecuador removed its ambassador in Peru from his post on Monday over his involvement in a supermarket brawl in Lima, an incident that threatened to sour relations between the neighboring countries. Full story
Drivers in Peru volunteered for a call to use their headlights to light up a runway so that a plane with sick patients could take off. NBCNews.com's Alex Witt reports.
Hundreds of barely dressed and naked bicyclists rode through the streets of Lima, Peru, calling for bicycle-friendly traffic policies. NBCNews.com's Dara Brown reports.
Archeologists discover pre-Incan mummies that date back to 200 AD buried underneath a sports club in Lima, Peru. NBCNews.com's Dara Brown reports.
Three American travelers from Wyoming were on vacation in Peru, hiking near Machu Picchu, when they were confronted by villagers who beat them with rocks and ransacked their vehicle, causing them to need over 100 stitches between them. NBC’s Contessa Brewer reports.
Two rare Humboldt penguins born at a breeding area in Peru are waiting to be released into the wild to join a nearby colony. TODAY.com's Dara Brown reports.
Motorboats cruise through the Yarinaqucha lagoon, near Peru's Amazon city of Pucallpa May 22, 2013. REUTERS/Enrique Castro-Mendivil (PERU - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY TRAVEL)
A motorboat cruises through the Yarinaqucha lagoon, near Peru's Amazon city of Pucallpa May 22, 2013. REUTERS/Enrique Castro-Mendivil (PERU - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY TRAVEL)
Yulian Anchico of Colombia's Santa Fe fights for the ball against Victor Ferreira of Peru's Real Garcilaso, during their Copa Libertadores soccer match in Cuzco May 22, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer (PERU - Tags: SPORT SOCCER)
Colombia's Santa Fe coach Wilson Gutierrez gestures during their Copa Libertadores soccer match against Peru's Real Garcilaso in Cuzco May 22, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer (PERU - Tags: SPORT SOCCER)