All parishioners want for Christmas is reopening of church

HOUSTON (AP) — During the Christmas season, the aromas of hot chocolate and tamales would mingle with the sounds of mariachis and hymns praising Our Lady of Guadalupe within the walls of the nearly 80...

Group that escorts migrant caravans draws more scrutiny

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — Two weeks into their journey on a blistering hot October day some 2,400 miles from the U.S. border in San Diego, Mexico invited Central American migrants to remain in Southern M...

'The toughest year': US immigration changes dominated 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Children torn from their parents, refugees turned away, tear gas fired on asylum-seekers, and a president who says he's making good on promises to protect the nation's borders. In a br...

Mexico: 3 arrested in killing of young migrants in Tijuana

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — Authorities in northern Mexico say they have detained three people in the killing of two young Honduran migrants in the border city of Tijuana. Baja California...

The Latest: Standoff ends as US processes asylum seekers

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — The latest on Honduran asylum seekers camped on U.S. soil to be processed for asylum claims (all times local): 3:20 p.m. Attorneys say six Ho...

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America, Caribbean

This photo gallery highlights some of the top news images made by Associated Press photographers in Latin America and the Caribbean that were published in the past week. U.S. Border ...

Woman sues Royal Caribbean over husband's zip line death

MIAMI (AP) — A woman claims Royal Caribbean Cruises is responsible for a zip line accident that killed her husband on the Honduran island of Roatan. Court records show that attorneys...

Honduran prosecutors target lawmakers in corruption case

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Honduran prosecutors have presented a case to the country's supreme court accusing current and former public officials of diverting public funds into their own pockets. ...

Ex-Honduran congressman pleads guilty in drug case

NEW YORK (AP) — A former Honduran congressman is set to be sentenced in April after he pleaded guilty to U.S. drug charges. Fredy Renan Najera Montoya pleaded guilty on Monday to con...

Honduran lawmaker pleads guilty to drug charges in US

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A Honduran lawmaker has pleaded guilty to drug trafficking conspiracy and violence charges in a United States federal court. Court records from the Southern Distri...

AP PHOTOS: Migrants in Tijuana trickling over and under wall

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — A steady trickle of Central American migrants have been finding ways to climb over, tunnel under or slip through the U.S. border wall to plant their feet on U.S. soil and ask fo...

Working while they wait, migrants seek jobs at US border

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — Before dawn each morning, migrants slip away from a Tijuana shelter within sight of the U.S. border to head to jobs across this sprawling city. Moving solo or in pairs, they are...

Honduran woman in migrant caravan gives birth in US

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A Honduran woman affiliated with a caravan of Central American migrants has given birth on U.S. soil shortly after entering the country illegally. Customs and Border...

Honduras mother waits 8 years for lost migrant son to return

SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras (AP) — Haydee Posadas had waited eight years for her son to come home. On the last night of her long vigil, she was too agitated to sleep. Her son had fled H...

Honduras mother waits 8 years for lost migrant son to return

SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras (AP) — Haydee Posadas had waited eight years for her son to come home. On the last night of her long vigil, she was too agitated to sleep. Her son had fled H...