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  1. Border Patrol Urges Central American Migrants Not to Travel to US IllegallyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Voice of America

    U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Gil Kerlikowske, center, tours a police checkpoint to check the procedures to detect and stop illegal immigrants in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, Aug. 25, 2016. The head of U.S. Customs and Border Protection is urging Central Americans to not make the dangerous trip to the United States to try to enter the country illegally.

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  2. Trump's illegal immigration nuances are a good thingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com

    If Trump wants to show how absurd President Obama's refusal to enforce U.S. immigration laws is, he can fly into "Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport," which is NOT in "New Orleans," not near anywhere Armstrong lived, and not at all near the no-longer-existing "Storyville," where Armstrong blew his trumpet before becoming the most engaging trumpet player in the world. The airport's in Kenner, Louisiana, which houses the largest community of Honduran nationals in the world outside of the Republic of Honduras itself.

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  3. Aged Cigars: Altadis Releases 11-year-old, Limited-Edition Romeo y JulietaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Cigar Aficionado

    ... that the 11-year nap is over, the cigars are ready to be smoked. The blend is made up of a Havana 2000 wrapper from Honduras, Honduran binder and a filler combination of Honduran and Nicaraguan tobacco. The cigars were produced in Honduras at ...

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  4. Border Patrol agent's brother strikes deal in decapitation murderRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Brownsville Herald

    Former Border Patrol agent indicted for capital murder Joel Luna, center, is escorted out of the 107th District Court Room of Judge Benjamin Euresti Jr. by his attorney, Carlos A. Garcia, on Thursday afternoon at the Cameron County Courhouse in Brownsville. Luna is charged with the murder of Francisco Palacios Paz, whose headless body was recovered from the Laguna Madre in March 2015.

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  5. Former agent faces trialRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Brownsville Herald

    A former U.S. Border Patrol Agent accused of participating in the death of a Honduran native, whose headless body was found floating in the Laguna Madre, will stand trial alongside his brothers. Judge Benjamin Euresti Jr. of the 107th state District Court in Brownsville on Thursday ruled that Joel Luna would be tried simultaneously with his brothers in the capital murder case.

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  6. Former agent faces trial in immigrant's decapitation killingRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Valley Morning Star

    ... they had been arguing before he left and never returned. She also told police that Palacios Paz was from Honduras and had been living in the country without legal status. According to law enforcement officials, Palacios Paz was killed in Edinburg. ...

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  7. Ricketts Lone Toronto FC Player to Represent Canada in September World Cup QualifiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Waking The Red

    ... though: Canada could have used a player like Will Johnson as they head into a massive match in San Pedro Sula, Honduras. That means Tosaint Ricketts will be the lone Toronto FC player who represents Canada in Honduras on September 2 and September 6 ...

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  8. Honduran reporter convicted of criminal defamationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CPJ Press Freedom Online

    ... on his work as a journalist," said Carlos LaurA a, CPJ's senior program coordinator for the Americas, in New York. "Honduras must decriminalize the country's archaic defamation laws, which are imposing serious restrictions on the media's ability to ...

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  9. Yale reports provides insight on Zika, microcephalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | New Canaan News-Review

    A newborn baby with microcephaly rests at a maternity ward of the University Hospital in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, Tuesday, July 26, 2016. Infection by the Zika virus diverts a key protein necessary for neural cell division in the developing human fetus, thereby causing the birth defect microcephaly, according to a new report from a team of scientists out of Yale University.

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  10. International cocaine trafficker to be sentenced in Richmond tomorrow for airplane dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Roads - for the purpose of transporting large amounts of cocaine from secret airstrips in Venezuela to airstrips in Honduras. "In his role as purchaser of the two aircraft, Chang Monroy's actions involved the United States, and more specifically, ...

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  11. Integration Issues At FedEx Are A Major Problem Against Amazon PrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Seeking Alpha

    ... and possibly pitch them as an alternative to During my time I tracked the journey of a package from Tampa to Honduras. This package took a route that was far from the most optimal. It was sent from Tampa - Memphis - Miami - Tegucigalpa rather than ...

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  12. Honduran Prison System Failure RevealedRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... act quickly, faced with those irregularities, Julio Orellana, president of the Bar Association in the north of Honduras said that there were innocent people currently held in prisons, something unfair. It is counter-producing that a person has to ...

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  13. Israel to help Honduras boost its military capabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Jerusalem Post

    Honduras is due to approve a bilateral agreement with Israel that aims at strengthening the Central American nation's military with help from the Jewish state, according to local media on Sunday. Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernndez has announced that he will present his nation's Congress with the deal signed with Israel that has the capability of strengthening the country's armed forces to a level that Honduras "likely never would have obtained" otherwise.

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  14. Ap Photos: Editor selections from Latin America, CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | Houston Chronicle

    ... work a crime scene where killers wielding assault rifles shot eight men to death, on the outskirts of Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Authorities blame the violence on a territorial dispute between rival street gangs. Officials said the victims were gathered ...

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  15. Louisiana Tech historian, associate dean honored at Central American conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | Concordia Sentinel

    FROM LEFT: Rolando Sierra Fonseca, Dr. MA lida VelA squez Lambur, Dr. Stephen Webre, Marta Elena Suazo and Omar Turcios. Dr. Stephen Webre, the Garnie W. McGinty Chair in History and interim associate dean for Louisiana Tech University's College of Liberal Arts, was recently honored for distinction at the 13th Central American Historical Congress held in Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

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  16. Wanderluster of the week: Kiwis Off CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... Currently we are in Guatemala, though in a few days we are off to Utila in the Bay Islands, the Caribbean side of Honduras. It is known as one of the cheapest place on Earth to dive. We plan to do our advanced dive courses. What advice do you have ...

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  17. How Hillary Clinton and "American Power" Paved the Way for Shocking Violence in HondurasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | In These Times

    "The piece never really got around to explaining, though, how Honduras became the most dangerous place on Earth. That's American power, too."

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  18. Column: Chill, Brazil. You're still soccer's gold standardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | White Lake Beacon

    ... soccer-mad nation, it's already clear that won't put a dent in the Selecao. Its 6-0 semifinal win Wednesday over Honduras kept Brazil in pursuit of the Olympic gold medal - the one important international prize the only five-time World Cup champions ...

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  19. Neymar scores fastest goal in Olympic history as Brazil reach finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Fox Sports

    Neymar needed all of 15 seconds to put Brazil in the driver's seat against Honduras on Wednesday, putting the Olympic hosts ahead in historic fashion en route to a 6-0 victory. The Brazilians are now in prime position to take home their first-ever gold medal in Saturday's final.

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  20. Rio Olympics 2016: Brazil's Neymar nets fastest Olympic goal ever at 15 secondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Stuff.co.nz

    Brazil's Neymar has not yet won his country a gold medal, but on Wednesday he at least pocketed an Olympic record - the fastest goal, at a dazzling 15 seconds into the game against overwhelmed Honduras. The semifinal had barely kicked off when Barcelona forward Neymar intercepted the ball, charged towards the Honduran side, tripped over the goalie and landed the ball into the net, sending the Maracana stadium into a frenzy of cheers.

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