'Suffering' ends with Honduran baby back in parents' arms

SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras (AP) — For months, a Honduran couple watched their only son grow up in videos while he was kept in U.S. government custody. That's where he took his first steps and spoke his first words.<p>The parents got to embrace the 15-month-old boy again Friday, five months after U.S. …

News (U.S.)

Baby whose US court appearance drew outrage over Trump’s border separations is reunited with parents in Honduras

SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras — Baby whose US court appearance drew outrage over Trump’s border separations is reunited with parents in Honduras.<p>Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.


Honduran Boy in Diapers Reunited with Parents


‘OK, thanks, bye!’: No pretense of due process at immigration hearing

The idea that Trump administration could so carelessly and deviously separate children from their parents was difficult to believe until I saw it for …


Honduras Announces New Coffee Route

The new route, which passes through six famed production regions, will be unveiled this fall.


U.S. lets Somali immigrants stay 18 more months

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration said on Thursday it would allow some 500 Somalis to remain in the United States for at least another 18 months under protected status given violence in their home county.<p>Somalis in the United States with Temporary Protected Status will be able to …

United States

Come celebrate the Summer issue of ArtReview / ArtReview

Please join us for drinks and a screening of Gernot Wieland’s short film <i>Thievery and Songs</i> (2016), to celebrate the Summer issue of …



Blog: Confessions of a Community College DeanThe Boy is flying to Honduras on Saturday. We’re quietly freaking out, though for different reasons.He’s …

Central America

This new Honduran route will take you on a coffee lover's dream trip

If you’re a coffee addict, then you can’t miss the new tourist route exclusively dedicated to it that the state of Honduras has prepared.<p>The Central American state is one of the world’s top producers of coffee, and the Honduras Coffee Route plans to take visitors deep into six different …


For Many Kids In Honduras, The Options Are: Flee, Join A Gang, Or Train With The Military

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras — Dozens of young recruits stood in line, timing their punches and kicks as their trainer called out commands. A few feet away, …

Human Rights

U.S. aims to meet deadline on reuniting migrants, government says

(Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is working to meet a court-set deadline to reunify migrant children with their parents next week but would not take shortcuts to do so, the head of the department said on Thursday.<p>The government is making efforts to reunite families that had …


Trump administration will keep protected status for Somalis

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Trump administration is continuing the special immigration status granted for nearly two decades to people from Somalia.<p>The …


Newlyweds on Honeymoon Fatally Collide on Honduras Zip Line

A honeymoon turned tragic when two newlyweds from Israel fatally collided on a zip line on the island of Roatan in Honduras. The couple had only …


US announces drug charges against Honduran congressman

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal authorities in New York filed charges against a Honduran congressman accused of being a member of a violent drug trafficking organization responsible for shipping loads of cocaine into the United States.<p>Midence Oqueli Martinez Turcios helped the Cachiros drug gang import …

United States

World Cup 2022 odds: France tipped as early favorite in Qatar; USMNT opens at 80-1

If the World Cup ended Sunday in Moscow, then that means all eyes — including those of oddsmakers — now turn to Qatar in 2022.<p>Bovada's opening line …

Costa Rica


<b>By John Polisar</b><p>In early 2017, I participated in an ecological survey led by Conservation International to assess the biological attributes of …

Central America

1-year-old separated from dad will return to Honduras soon

PHOENIX (AP) — A Honduran 1-year-old who was separated from his father at the U.S.-Mexico border and who took his first steps at a shelter for …


BRIEF-Aura Minerals Announces Update On Production Guidance From Its Operations In San Andres, Honduras

© Reuters. BRIEF-Aura Minerals Announces Update On Production Guidance From Its Operations In San Andres, Honduras<p>July 13 (Reuters) - Aura Minerals …

Central America

Conflict in Central America: Why thousands flee their homeland in search of a safer existence

The journey through cartel-controlled states in Mexico is safer than what they face in Central America’s Northern Triangle, comprised of Honduras, …

Central America

Honduras identifies 313 children separated from families in US

TEGUCIGALPA (AFP) -<p>A total of 313 Honduran children separated from their parents as a result of the United States' "zero tolerance" immigration police have been identified by Honduran consular staff, an official said on Thursday.<p>Liza Medrano, Honduras' director of migrant protection, told a news …


Behind the Headlines: Parkland students have their Utah rally canceled by venue, Honduras woman loses her asylum appeal and how much time are judges taking on search warrants

Student survivors of the Parkland, Fla. school shooting lose the venue for their Utah rally. Vicky Chavez, a woman from Honduras who came to the U.S. …

Salt Lake City

Groom dies in zip-line accident on honeymoon

Joanie Bergh<p>A man is dead and his wife seriously injured after they collided while zip-lining on their honeymoon in Honduras, Central America.<p>The …

Lifestyle (South Africa)

Honeymooning couple fatally collides on zipline in Honduras

A honeymoon turned fatal when an Israeli couple collided while ziplining in Honduras.<p>Newlyweds traveling on Royal Caribbean Cruises' Allure of the Seas crashed into each other on a zipline ashore in Roatan, Honduras, last week. The husband and wife were sent to a local hospital, where the husband …


Man dies on honeymoon after colliding with wife on zip line


Can a New Prosecutor Add Bite to Honduras’ Anti-Corruption Mission?

On Friday, Luiz Antonio Guimaraes, a Brazilian prosecutor who was Sao Paolo’s attorney general from 1996 to 2004, was sworn in as the head of the …

World News

Israeli honeymooner killed, new wife injured in zip-line accident in Honduras

RIO DE JANEIRO (JTA) – A newly wed Israeli man was killed and his wife seriously injured in a zip-lining accident during their honeymoon in …

Jewish Culture

Israeli injured in Honduras transferred to Florida hospital

The Israeli woman who was injured in a zip-lining accident in Honduras was transferred via air to a Florida hospital.<p>The woman, 28, celebrated her …


20-year-old Honduras man drowns in Massachusetts lake

SAUGUS, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say a 20-year-old man from Honduras drowned while swimming with family in Massachusetts on the Fourth of July.<p>The …

Central America

Honduras' first lady urges migrants to stay home -- for the safety of their children

<b>McAllen, Texas (CNN) —</b> The first lady of Honduras discouraged citizens of her country from attempting to cross the US-Mexico border illegally and pledged to address the problems that led them to flee.<p>"Stay in the country and let's look for solutions to support you," Ana García Carías, the wife of …


First lady of Honduras tells citizens: Stop fleeing to US – we’ll do better

On a visit to an immigrant detention facility in McAllen, Texas on Monday, Honduras’ first lady urged her country’s citizens to stop trying to enter the United States illegally.<p>Ana Garcia Carias, wife of Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez promised to seek solutions within Honduras, saying, …