Trial for murder of Honduran environmental activist delayed

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — Honduras' supreme court has indefinitely suspended the start of a trial of eight men accused in the 2016 killing of prize-winning Honduran indigenous and environmental rig...

President marks Central American Independence Day

Taipei, Sept. 17 (CNA) President Tsai Ing-wen  attended a banquet to mark Central American Independence Day in Taipei Monday, urging like-minded allies in that region to team up with Taiwan&...

US recalls 3 Central America envoys over Taiwan diplomatic tie cuts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The U.S. Government has recalled its top envoys from Dominican Republic, El Salvador, and Panama over these Central American states switching diplomatic allegiances from T...

Immigrant families struggling with trauma of separation

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A 6-year-old immigrant boy sobs at the school bus stop in suburban Maryland and begs his mother to promise she will not disappear again. A toddler in Honduras wakes ...

USMNT roster for Brazil includes a number of MLS stars

The youthful U.S. men's national team roster pulled together for Friday's match against Brazil includes a number of Major League Soccer standouts. The Red Bulls and the Columbus Crew...

US Senators introduce bill to support 'Taiwan's diplomatic alliances around the world'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Following the news that Taiwan's former Central American ally El Salvador had established diplomatic ties with Beijing, some U.S. lawmakers expressed alarm a...

Sporting KC signs 4 of its All-Stars to new deals

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Sporting Kansas City signed a quartet of its All-Star players, including longtime star Graham Zusi and defender Matt Besler, to multi-year contract extensions on Tuesday. ...

Abuse charges raise pressure to reunite immigrant families

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Trump administration is under increasing pressure to speed up the reunification of immigrant families it separated at the Mexican border, following allegations three youngsters we...

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 published in the past week. The perhaps oldest liv...

Honduran student earns wings in Taiwan’s entertainment industry   

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Hailing from Central America, a Honduran student named Fernando Palma (Chinese name 費南多帕馬) set off for Taiwan several years ago to pursue a career in t...

No going home for many Hondurans deported back to brutality

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — They cannot go home again. For many Honduran deportees, home means a return to the brutality that sent them fleeing north in the first place. ...

ICE issuing more immigrant ankle monitors. But do they work?

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Federal authorities' shift away from separating immigrant families caught in the U.S. illegally now means that many parents and children are released and fitted with electronic m...

White House: El Salvador breaking ties with Taiwan a 'grave concern' to US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Thursday evening, Aug. 23 the White House released a statement condemning El Salvador’s decision to sever diplomatic ties with Taiwan and establish relations with...

Honduras, Nicaragua envoys affirm ties with Taiwan

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Ambassadors from two of Taiwan's Central American allies reaffirmed Thursday their respective governments' commitment to maintaining diplomatic relationship with the Taiwa...

Taiwan concerned about Guatemala following break with El Salvador

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Following El Salvador’s decision to switch diplomatic recognition to China, concern is mounting in Taiwan that Guatemala could be the next to follow suit, reports sa...