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Central America News - 07/25/2014
News on Central America continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

07/25/2014 -  How America Started the Border CrisisBy Eleanor Clift - 05:02 AM

The kids fleeing to our southern border are escaping criminals who learned their deadly trade right here in the U.S. Two aid workers explain the roots of Central America's deadly dysfunction.



07/25/2014 -  A little trip 'cross the water - 02:57 AM

I couldn't tell when last I visited Florida, especially South Florida, second home to countless Jamaicans who have settled in and are so entrenched, it would be easy to believe that they were all born there.



07/24/2014 -  New solution to border crisis: Send U.S. officials to Honduras to give kids refugee status? - 10:52 PM

A foolproof plan to ease pressure on the border that's currently being considered by the White House.



07/24/2014 -  The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States - 33 years later - 09:48 PM

CASTRIES, St Lucia Thirty-three years after the signing of the Treaty of Basseterre establishing the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States , the Organisation reflects on its achievements in a series of articles of which this is part one.



07/24/2014 -  Pinto leaves Costa Rica; fails to agree contract - 05:33 PM

Pinto said he was leaving because of disagreements with unnamed members of his coaching staff.



07/24/2014 -  Haiti Demolition Unleashes New Wave Of Homelessness After Poor Renters Given Minutes To Leave - 01:27 PM

The broad avenues in the Haitian government's promotional material are clean and unbroken, dotted with palm trees, parks and manicured expanses of grass.



07/24/2014 -  exit-arrow-visit|article-5641566|mobile_home_category_body-1688|5 - 09:19 AM

Elsa Ramirez already had lost two brothers to violence in this remote Caribbean region when co-workers handling clandestine cocaine flights from South America murdered her husband four months ago.



07/24/2014 -  5 immigration issues Central American leaders will raise with Obama - 05:06 AM

Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez speaks with El Salvador's president-elect Salvador Sanchez Ceren after a meeting at the presidential house in Tegucigalpa, on April 5, 2014.



07/24/2014 -  Walk Good Mass Lloyd - 01:59 AM

The death of Lloyd Young Snr, closes the chapter on one of the truly great Jamaicans of our times.



07/23/2014 -  Migrant Massacre at Sea: Five Arrested for the Deaths of 100 - 09:50 PM

Two boats with 10 Cuban migrants are pictured anchored in Cayman Brac waters in this July 20, 2014 handout photo.



07/23/2014 -  Joseph Morgan Marries Persia White in Jamaica - See the Exclusive Photos - 09:50 PM

Sorry, ladies. Joseph Morgan is off the market. The actor, who currently heads up the CW's The Originals , wed his Vampire Diaries costar Persia White in an intimate ceremony in Ocho Rios, Jamaica, on July 5. "It had a very rustic feel to it," White tells PEOPLE.



07/23/2014 -  Derailed on the Death Train - 08:50 PM

For every Central American migrant who makes it to the U.S. border, countless others are stuck in the purgatory of Mexico City on the long journey north.



07/23/2014 -  Italian fugitive arrested at Dominican airport - 06:50 PM

Interpol agents in the Dominican Republic announced Wednesday that they arrested an Italian fugitive at an airport in the Caribbean country's capital.



07/23/2014 -  Helicopter spraying to prevent chikungunya - 02:36 PM

Helicopter spraying to prevent chikungunya Tampa Bay is working to make sure this area doesn't attract chikungunya.



07/23/2014 -  AG clears decks for Maran's prosecution in Aircel deal - 10:26 AM

After completing the investigation, and despite certain documents being denied by Malaysian authorities, CBI had informed the court in its status report that it had sufficient evidence to proceed against Maran.



07/23/2014 -  Water shortage in Jamaica is a man-made disaster, not an act of God - 06:21 AM

THERE is no doubt that the small island developing states of the Caribbean are vulnerable to natural disasters, both in regard to their frequency and severity, in particular hurricanes.



07/23/2014 -  Why children are coming north from Honduras - 02:11 AM

A mother and her three-year-old daughter wait for a bus in McAllen, Texas, after leaving Honduras, which has been battered by violence.



07/22/2014 -  No support for second airline - 10:06 PM

A SEPARATE airline operating on the airbridge between Trinidad and Tobago will be more detrimental than beneficial to the country's economy and should not be considered.



07/22/2014 -  The Best Damn Sandwich in Town: Havana Cafe's Cuban - 05:56 PM

I have been avoiding writing this sandwich battle review for a while, because I just didn't want the honeymoon phase to be over with my public celebration of Goose the Market's Batali sandwich.



07/22/2014 -  Gordon, Wright Earn Trip to Commonwealth Games - 01:46 PM

Former Huskers Nicholas Gordon and Chad Wright will each represent their home country of Jamaica at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, from July 23 to August 3. Gordon and Wright earned spots on the Jamaican team after competing at the Jamaican National Senior Championships earlier this summer in Kingston.



 


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