El Salvador ex-president Funes paid by Nicaragua government

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — A fugitive former El Salvador president who received asylum from Nicaragua in 2016 said Monday that he has been working there as a paid adviser to the government of President...

Nicaraguan bank sanctioned by US shuts down

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — A Nicaraguan bank close to the government has shut down after the United States imposed sanctions for alleged financial misdeeds on behalf of Venezuela's state-owned oil comp...

Top journo who fled Nicaragua says nation's press threatened

MEXICO CITY (AP) — One of Nicaragua's most prominent journalists says President Daniel Ortega is working to close any spaces of freedom in the Central American country. Carlos Fernan...

Top journalist Carlos Chamorro flees Nicaragua, cites raids

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Prominent Nicaraguan journalist Carlos Fernando Chamorro has fled to Costa Rica after the government of Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega raided his company's offices. ...

Nicaragua's Ortega pushes ahead with crackdowns on dissent

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — In barely a week's time, Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega has cemented the authoritarian reputation of his government by shuttering the offices some of the few remaining re...

Nicaraguan police occupy building of independent news outlet

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Nicaraguan police have occupied the building of an independent media outlet which has documented abuses by government security forces and paramilitaries since April. ...

Boca-River Libertadores final pits families in huge rivalry

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Gonzalo Raffo is a die-hard Boca Juniors fan. His wife, Delfina Foramitti, passionately roots for River Plate. They watch every soccer game together we...

The Latest: Lawyer: Guam vote on US relationship symbolic

HONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on arguments in a lawsuit about whether non-native residents of Guam can participate in a vote on the territory's future relationship with the United States (all times local...

Judges to hear arguments in native Guam voting lawsuit

HONOLULU (AP) — A panel of U.S. appeals court judges is in Hawaii to consider a question: Should non-native residents of Guam have a say in the territory's future relationship with the United States? ...

Former Nicaraguan President Violeta Chamorro hospitalized

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Former Nicaraguan President Violeta Barrios de Chamorro has been hospitalized after suffering what family members described as "a cerebrovascular accident." ...

Biz leaders urge early elections to resolve Nicaragua crisis

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Influential business leaders in Nicaragua are calling for early elections to resolve a political standoff between President Daniel Ortega's government and protesters demandin...

Guam passes legislative resolution to honor visit by Taiwan President

GUAM (Taiwan News) — Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) landed in the U.S. territory of Guam on November 3 (Taipei Time) after finishing her tour of three Pacific allies, with the Guamanian leg...

Guam delegate suggests options to save Chamorro Land Trust

HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — Guam Del. Madeleine Bordallo has proposed five options to save the Chamorro Land Trust program, which has been challenged in court by the federal government. The...

US government sues Guam over indigenous land law

HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — The U.S. government has filed a lawsuit against Guam and the Chamorro Land Trust Commission claiming the territory's government has violated provisions of the Fair Housing Act. ...

North Korea threat prompts Guam natives to assert rights

HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — The threatened missile attack by North Korea on Guam has prompted calls for peace from the island's indigenous people, who are weary of yet another conflict after enduring centuri...