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In Honduras Election, the People's Will Is Hushed but Not Silenced
On November 25, the afternoon after Election Day in Honduras, several hundred red-flag waving protestors marched through the streets of Tegucigalpa in support of Xiomara Castro, the woman they claimed is the rightful president of the country.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
CPJ Press Freedom Online
TV journalist murdered in Honduras
The Committee to Protect Journalists calls on authorities to launch a full investigation into the murder on Saturday of a Honduran journalist, identify a motive, and bring those responsible to justice.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Mexico: The border-crossing "tax"
The Economist blog, America's View, reports on Extortion in Latin America Death and taxes .
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Silicon Alley Insider
'Satan Himself Lives In San Pedro': Scary Pictures Of The Most Violent City On Earth
Over the last few years, homicides in Honduras have risen, even while violence falls in neighboring countries like El Salvador and Guatemala .
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The Journal of Commerce Online
Maersk Line to Launch Intra-America Service
Maersk Line will launch a new weekly intra-America service connecting the U.S., including Puerto Rico, with Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia and the Dominican Republic.
Balto. ranks 41st among violent cities
Baltimore's inclusion in the list comes as the city has recorded The No. 1 spot on the list goes to San Pedro Sula, Honduras.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Man who died 12 years ago is finally identified
Milwaukee County officials have identified a man who died more than 12 years ago while trying to get help for his drinking problem at an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
The 50 Most Violent Cities In The World
Drug trafficking, gang wars, political instability, corruption, and poverty have combined to make Latin America by far the most homicidal region of the world.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Postcard from Honduras: On the Eve of the Election
Merchants in San Pedro Sula go about their business while a body lies in the middle of the street.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Australia 145 for 2 at lunch in 1st Test
Australia were 145 for two to hold an overall lead of 304 at lunch on the third day of the first Ashes Test against England at the Gabba on Saturday.
The Miami Herald
How to rein in violent crime is key issue as Honduras picks a new president
Juan Orlando Hernandez hasn't even been elected, but his campaign promise of a "soldier on every corner" is already taking shape in some of the worst neighborhoods of Tegucigalpa and San Pedro Sula, Honduras' two largest cities.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
H1N1 death toll in Honduras rises to four
The death toll from the H1N1 Influenza A virus in Honduras has risen to four, with the latest death in the northern city of San Pedro Sula, a Health Ministry official said Wednesday.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Inside Costa Rica
Central America: Strategies against school failure
November 12th, 2013 Central America is seeking new strategies to protect schools from the violence committed by gangs, which has contributed to the academic failure of about 3.6 million children each year .