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The U.S. suspends avocado imports from Mexico
Monday, February 14, 2022
The U.S. suspended avocado imports from Mexico after a USDA inspector received a threat — highlighting the violence and criminal influence over the supply of the fruit.
Nicaragua has convicted more than a dozen opponents of President Daniel Ortega
Friday, February 11, 2022
In trials that sometimes last just a few hours, Nicaragua has been convicting political opponents of President Daniel Ortega, sending a chilling message about free expression.
Men's World Cup qualifications: Canada beats El Salvador 2-0
Thursday, February 03, 2022
El Salvador's national soccer team, which had few resources to compete with regional powerhouses, put a lot of their hopes on an American coach and players — all with deep Salvadoran roots.
Salvadoran Americans bring World Cup soccer hopes to El Salvador as it faces Canada
Wednesday, February 02, 2022
El Salvador's national soccer team plays its World Cup qualifying match against Canada Wednesday night — with several players and coaches from the United States.
Mexico has become a world leader of gender equality in politics
Tuesday, January 25, 2022
In Mexico, half of Congress is now female and seven of the country's 32 governors are women. This is partly due to changing attitudes but also to federally mandated gender equality laws.
Family and colleagues of a Mexican crime photographer gather to pay final respects
Friday, January 21, 2022
Photojournalist Margarito Martinez was shot dead this week in the northern border city of Tijuana, the second journalist to be killed in Mexico in just weeks.
Mexican journalist Margarito Martínez has been murdered in Tijuana
Thursday, January 20, 2022
The latest journalist to be murdered in Mexico is Tijuana photojournalist Margarito Martínez, a beloved figure in the community. His funeral is Thursday.
Mexico's oldest living ex-president turned 100, but it wasn't widely celebrated
Tuesday, January 18, 2022
Luis Echeverria served as president in the early 1970s during hard economic times. He is most remembered for his repression of the country's democracy movement and initiating Mexico's "Dirty War."
President Biden promised to reform immigration policy. How has that been going?
Wednesday, December 29, 2021
President Biden had an ambitious agenda to overhaul the nation's border policies. But as the end of the year approaches, many of those proposals have been blocked, reversed or simply abandoned.
Costa Rica jumps into the global competition for remote workers
Tuesday, December 28, 2021
Costa Rica is giving foreigners tax and visa breaks if they work remotely from the Central American nation. Some Costa Ricans say the advantages are unfair to locals who do remote work and pay taxes.
On Mexico's southern border, the latest migration surge is Haitian
Saturday, December 18, 2021
Thousands of Haitian migrants who had lived in South America for years are crossing into Mexico, overwhelming that country's capacity to process them. Many say their ultimate destination is the U.S.
Haitian migrants say Mexican authorities are keeping them from traveling to the U.S.
Thursday, December 16, 2021
Haitian migrants who crossed into Mexico from Guatemala are being prevented by Mexican authorities from traveling north to the U.S. The migrants say they are treated much worse than Latino migrants.
The legacy of Vicente Fernandez, king of ranchera music, who died on Sunday
Monday, December 13, 2021
The King of ranchera music, Vicente Fernandez, died Sunday. He leaves tens of millions of devoted fans throughout the Latino world.
Truck crash kills more than 50 migrants in southern Mexico
Friday, December 10, 2021
A truck believed to be carrying migrants crashed near Mexico's southen border with Guatemala, killing more than 50 people.
Hondurans are hopeful and skeptical as votes for president are counted
Monday, November 29, 2021
Hondurans went to the polls Sunday to elect a new president, but many people in the impoverished country hold little hope that democracy will solve their problems.
Hondurans appear to have elected the country's first female president
Monday, November 29, 2021
Hondurans went to the polls Sunday to elect a new president. The leftist opposition candidate claimed victory but complete results may not be known for days.
Hondurans vote in presidential election
Sunday, November 28, 2021
Honduras is holding its presidential election today. Who wins will likely have an impact on Honduran migration to the U.S.
Honduran voters want to protest the president. Their options are a cast of characters
Saturday, November 27, 2021
Hondurans go to the polls Sunday, and many voters say they're undecided who they'll vote for. But one thing they do know is that they'll be casting a vote to punish the current National Party.
Honduras holds presidential elections after difficult year for the country
Saturday, November 27, 2021
Honduras, one of the poorest and most corrupt countries in the Americas, is holding presidential elections tomorrow. On top of COVID-19, it has also seen large numbers of people leaving for the U.S..
Tensions have been high as the presidential election in Honduras nears
Friday, November 26, 2021
Honduras is holding its presidential election Sunday at a time of poverty, corruption and increased migration to the United States.