At least 154 people have been killed, and many more are injured, after a series of landslides, following hours of heavy rain, struck southwest Colombia.
At least 30 people, many believed to have been police officers, have been injured in an explosion in the Colombian capital Bogota.
At least five people have been killed, and another critically injured, after a cargo plane crashed shortly after taking off, in eastern Colombia.
An earthquake, measuring magnitude-6.0, has struck off northwest Colombia, with no immediate reports of damage or casualties.
More than 100 dismembered corpses, of prisoners and visitors, have been discovered, in the pipes of a jail, in Colombia’s capital, as well as in other prisons around the country.
An earthquake, measuring magnitude 5.3, has struck western Venezuela, triggering rockfalls that killed at least one person.
At least four migrants have drowned, and dozens more are missing, after the boat they were travelling in sank, off the coast of Morocco.
At least 12 troops have been killed, following a rebel attack, by members of the ELN rebel group, in central Colombia.
One of the most wanted drug traffickers, Megateo, has been killed in an air force bombing raid, in Colombia.
Venezuela has shut two border crossings, for 72 hours, with Colombia, after a shootout left at least three soldiers dead.