| Aug 14, 2014
| 12:04 PM
BOGOTA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Las pocas precipitaciones caídas relacionadas con el fenómeno climático El Niño han generado una sequía en partes de Centroamérica, que causó extenso daño a cultivos, escasez de alimentos y alza de precios, y...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 4:17 PM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - El brazo del Banco Mundial dedicado al sector privado no prestó suficiente atención a riesgos ambientales y sociales cuando prestó dinero a Ficohsa, el banco más grande de Honduras, dijo el lunes un ente regulador interno del banco....
| Jul 25, 2014
| 3:12 PM
President Barack Obama urged the leaders of three Central American countries on Friday to work with him to stem the flow of child migrants who have surged across the U.S. border and warned that most of them would not be allowed to stay.
In a White House ...
| Jun 30, 2014
The desire of parents to give their children a safer, better life is leading mothers and fathers in the violence-wracked Central American countries of Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras to take terrible risks. By the thousands, they are turning over...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 9:40 PM
The first lady and her entourage were waiting. So were politicians, camera crews and aid workers in blue vests, ready to hand out suckers and balloons to toddlers pulled along by their frazzled mothers.
A chartered flight that landed here Monday was the...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 2:44 PM
Children crossing the United States border with Mexico are teaching us a lesson in the power of the human spirit. A nation must be able to control its borders, but ours with Mexico is 2,000 miles long. It will always be porous. The Berlin Wall was about...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 1:18 PM
While the politicians in Washington and elsewhere are bloviating, well over 52,000 kids are languishing in the Southwest because our elected representatives can’t get it together to write workable, practical immigration laws. I heard a woman on my...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 3:51 PM
WASHINGTON Florida immigration courts, swamped by a growing stream of unaccompanied children who illegally crossed the Southwestern border, are creating "rocket dockets" to quickly decide whether they should be sent back to their turbulent homelands....
| Jun 25, 2014
| 6:12 AM
FIFA has charged Luis Suarez for the biting incident in Tuesday's World Cup win over Uruguay.
It is the third such incident in Suarez's career, and if the panel finds Suarez guilty of the assault, he can be banned for between two matches and 24 months....
| Jul 25, 2014
| 4:05 PM
WASHINGTON President Barack Obama pushed the leaders of Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador on Friday to find ways to keep their country's children from fleeing here illegally and creating a crisis on the southern border.
Obama invited the presidents...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 3:20 PM
WASHINGTON Rep. Kay Granger of Texas, who heads a Republican House of Representatives working group on the southern border crisis, offered recommendations Wednesday that she called "common-sense, compassionate but tough solutions" to deal with the surge...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 7:34 AM
With a suddenness that has caught even the most seasoned unaware, waves of children from Central America are crossing the border. Most of them are on their own, without their parents, so many that the president has declared it an "urgent humanitarian...