| May 16, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Un presunto narcotraficante con vínculos con el cartel mexicano de Los Zetas fue detenido por la policía guatemalteca el jueves por la noche después de un tiroteo que dejó tres muertos, dijeron las autoridades.
Jairo Orellana, conocido como "El Pelón",...
| May 18, 2014
| 6:47 PM
Clyde Snow, one of the nation's foremost forensic anthropologists, who discovered the hidden stories told by skeletal remains and helped identify Nazi war criminal Josef Mengele and countless victims of accidents, crimes and state-sanctioned abuses of...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 3:15 AM
One of two persons pulled unconscious from the water off Moonlight Beach in Encinitas last week has died and the other remains on life support in a hospital.
A 17-year-old boy from Guatemala died Monday, four days after the rescue, according to the...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 12:31 PM
Colorado is famous among mountain aficionados for its fourteeners, which are mountains that exceed 14,000 feet in elevation. The total number of fourteeners varies, depending on who's doing the counting, but there's agreement that there are more than 50...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 8:15 AM
The third season of "Insane Coaster Wars" takes viewers on another virtual world tour aboard 28 roller coasters in Europe, Asia, Central America and the United States.
While the 2014 lineup is somewhat less prestigious than the first two seasons, the...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 6:58 PM
In an attempt to stem a crush of Central American children illegally crossing the United States alone into south Texas, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson announced Thursday that he was in contact with ambassadors in Latin America to discuss how to...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 5:15 AM
The image of bandit Jesus Malverde turns up as a kind of venerated saint inside "Quitapesares (Solace)," a makeshift chapel by artist Maria Romero erected near the end of a large new exhibition at the UCLA Fowler Museum.
On May 3, 1909, the outlaw was...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 6:00 AM
"Dios es bueno!" (God is good!)
Pastor Rene Molina moved among the sea of believers, bestowing blessings with his touch. He placed a hand on one worshiper's head, sparking such emotion that the man fell to the floor.
"Jesus was an immigrant and...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 3:21 PM
A former Guatemalan special forces officer convicted of failing to disclose on immigration documents his part in a massacre of a village during the country's bloody civil war was sentenced Monday to 10 years in federal prison and will be stripped of his...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 12:45 PM
Paramedics met a Delta Airlines flight at Los Angeles International Airport on Wednesday to treat nine teenagers who apparently became ill after consuming food before boarding in Guatemala City, officials said.
Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 2:39 PM
Gil Rodgers, a long time resident of Glendale, passed away at the age of 83 in his home after a courageous battle with cancer. He leaves behind his wife Beverley, his daughter Kim Westhoff (Chris) and grandchildren Jennifer and Christine Westhoff, and his...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 3:35 PM
Frágil como un pájaro, pequeño y tímido, aquel estudiante guatemalteco de la escuela primaria South Grade de Lake Worth jamás sonreía y raramente hablaba.
Su maestra, Rebecca Hinson, lo identifica simplemente como Manuel, "un ave herido que nunca...