Attorneys: Honduran transgender migrant unlawfully detained

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A Honduran transgender migrant who was granted asylum last fall has been unlawfully held — at times in solitary confinement — at an immigration detention center while her case...

Image of child crying at border wins World Press Photo award

AMSTERDAM (AP) — A photograph of a Honduran toddler crying as a U.S. Border Patrol officer pats down the child's mother in Texas was named as the prestigious World Press Photo of the Year at a ceremon...

New migrant caravan sets out in Honduras

SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras (AP) — Several hundred Honduran migrants have set out in a caravan for that country's border with Guatemala, hoping to reach the United States. The families,...

Autopsy: Transgender migrant died from AIDS complications

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An autopsy has concluded a Honduran transgender migrant who died while in the custody of U.S. federal immigration officials died of complications from AIDS. ...

Taiwan president meets with Honduras first lady

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) met with Honduras’ first lady Ana García de Hernández on Wednesday and said Taiwan will continue to work with the central ...

Social media sleuths take on mysterious herbalist Dr. Sebi

NEW YORK (AP) — Social media sleuths are lighting up their streams with conspiracy theories connecting the shooting death of Nipsey Hussle and an herbalist who claimed back in the 1980s that he had a ...

US aid cuts will spur Central America migration, experts say

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — Government officials, aid workers and activists in Central America are mystified by U.S. President Donald Trump's threat to cut off nearly $500 million in aid to Hondu...

Caravan of 40 Salvadoran migrants sets out for US border

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — The "mother of all caravans" expected to depart from Central America looks more like the baby of all caravans. A group of about 40 migrants was leavi...

Honduran police arrest journalist convicted of defamation

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — Honduran police broke down the door of a radio station and arrested a journalist known as a strong critic of President Juan Orlando Hernandez who had holed up inside, carr...

Mexico braces for new caravan of Central American migrants

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico is bracing for the possible arrival of the “mother of all caravans,” even as doubts arise over whether the group of Central American migrants will be all th...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, March 25, the 84th day of 2019. There are 281 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On March 25, ...

Romania, Honduras recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital

JERUSALEM (AP) — The leaders of Romania and Honduras have announced they will recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, following the lead of President Donald Trump. Romanian Prime Mi...

Press groups condemn killing of Honduras journalist

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Press groups are condemning the weekend slaying of a Honduran television journalist. The InterAmerican Press Association says Gabriel Hernandez was shot to death S...

The Latest: Asylum seekers ask to wait in US, not Mexico

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Latest on initial hearings for asylum seekers forced to wait in Mexico while their cases wind through U.S. immigration court (all times local): 4:15 p.m. ...

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ March 12 The Washington Post on President Donald Trump's proposed $4.7 trilli...