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4 hrs ago | Hispanically Speaking

Deported Mom Lives in Fear After Returning to Honduras

The 29-year-old mother of three, who lives in a one-story house off a dirt road on the outskirts of town, fears the man who almost killed her father is still out to get her.

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Related Topix: October, Immigration Reform, Honduras, World News

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Detroit News

Guatemalan teen in Detroit recounts escape from violence, poverty

Guatemalan Oswaldo Ramos, 15, arrived in Detroit three months ago. He faces a hearing before an immigration judge Oct. 16. It is a constant reminder of the escalating beatings the teen endured for years before fleeing his home in San Marcos, in southwestern Guatemala.

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Related Topix: Honduras, World News, Prison, Farmington Hills, MI, Grosse Pointe Park, MI

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Manawatu Evening Standard

The boy who rode The Beast to the US

Denis Contreras watches 13-yr-old Jose Padilla Guerra make his very first leap between cars of a moving freight train in Chiapas, Mexico in 2000.

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Related Topix: World News, Mexico, Honduras,

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Death by deportation [Editorial]

Our view: Many child migrants from Central America risk being killed if they go back to their home countries; we must ensure due process in deportation hearings At least five undocumented immigrants U.S. officials recently deported back to their homes in Honduras turned up dead at the morgue in San Pedro Sula, the Los Angeles Times reported .

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Related Topix: Illegal Immigration, Honduras, World News, Opinion

Los Angeles Times

Looking back on a child migrant's journey north on 'The Beast'

We met in a rail yard in Tapachula, Mexico, not far from the Guatemalan border. I had slung two cameras over my back and climbed the iron rungs to the top of a hopper car.

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Related Topix: World News, Mexico, North America, Honduras,

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Sandusky Register

Godwin's Law

The above hyperbole aside, have you all noticed its increase here and elsewhere? There is hardly an outlet to which we can turn that doesn't feature it in some way.

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Related Topix: Honduras, World News

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Crooks and Liars

Central American Kids We Sent Back Were Killed After Return

Because wingers don't have a conscience to speak of, I'm sure this won't bother them but it sure grinds the hell out of me.

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Related Topix: Prison, Honduras, World News, Hector Hernandez, US News, Liberal Political News

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Gunmen kill 9 in attack inside morgue in Honduras

A Honduran official says gunmen attacked a family retrieving a body from a state morgue in the city of San Pedro Sula, killing seven of the dead man's relatives and two bystanders.

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Related Topix: Honduras, World News, Hector Hernandez, Salt Lake City, UT, Opinion

The Bennington Banner

Gunmen kill 9 in attack inside morgue in Honduras

A Honduran official says gunmen attacked a family retrieving a body from a state morgue in the city of San Pedro Sula, killing seven of the dead man's relatives and two bystanders.

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Related Topix: Honduras, World News, Hector Hernandez,

The Miami Herald

Gunmen kill 9 in attack inside morgue in Honduras

A Honduran official says gunmen attacked a family retrieving a body from a state morgue in the city of San Pedro Sula, killing seven of the dead man's relatives and two bystanders.

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Related Topix: Honduras, World News, Hector Hernandez,

ThinkProgress

At Least Five Children Murdered After They Were Deported Back To Honduras

A volunteer brings water, food, and diapers to Central-American women and children dropped off at the Greyhound bus station in Phoenix, Arizona.

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Related Topix: Prison, Honduras, World News, Hernandez, NM, Hector Hernandez, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, John Cornyn

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Hispanically Speaking

Honduran Authorities Detain 16 Undocumented Cubans Heading to U.S.

Honduran authorities detained Monday 16 undocumented Cubans as they tried to travel from this Central American country to the United States, a National Police spokesperson said.

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Related Topix: Honduras, World News

Hispanically Speaking

Hundreds of Undocumented Central American Children Starting School as they Await Deportation

With the attitude of "doors open to all children," hundreds of schools across the country are currently welcoming large numbers of undocumented Central American youngsters living in hopes that an immigration judge will let them stay.

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Related Topix: Honduras, World News, Education Etc.

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Los Angeles Times

In Honduras, U.S. deportees seek to journey north again

Behind the wall of his fortified house in San Pedro Sula, Honduras, Isaias Sosa, 19, holds the Bible he carried while traveling north to try to enter the U.S. He was deported twice from Texas but hopes to make the journey again.

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Related Topix: Honduras, World News

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Washington Times

Houston news

They were terrified of Honduras' murderous gangs, which control swaths of San Pedro Sula.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Honduras, World News, Family, Kids

Observer & Eccentric

Values-focused curriculum can help shape Honduras' future

Fifty years ago, I first visited the Republic of Honduras in Central America as a 17-year-old on a month-long mission trip sponsored by the First Baptist Church of Wayne.

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Related Topix: Honduras, World News, Central America, Central America Travel, Travel, Honduras Travel, Family, Teenagers,

National Public Radio

Young Migrants May Request Asylum But It's Hard To Get

Immigration and Custom officials standby as a woman and child, who were deported from the United States, deplane at the San Pedro Sula airport in Honduras on July 18, 2014.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Honduras, World News, Cornell University

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Common Dreams

Crime Fueled by Police and Gangs in Honduras Causing Children to Flee

More than 62,000 unaccompanied children fled Central America for the U.S. border in the past year alone to escape poverty and violence, particularly in Honduras, which became the most deadly country in the world in 2014 - more dangerous than Iraq at the height of the U.S. occupation, according to the Center for American Progress.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Honduras, World News, Manuel Zelaya, US News, Liberal Political News

Beaver Countian

Op-Ed: House-Passed Legislation A Thoughtful and Thorough Response to Border Crisis

The situation on our Southern Border is a humanitarian crisis. Solving it requires us to work together on a responsible response that secures the border, stems the tide of illegal immigration and returns the children safely to their homes.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, us Travel, Travel, US News, Illegal Immigration, Prison, Central America Travel, Honduras, El Salvador Travel, World News, San Salvador, El Salvador Travel, Opinion

Mon Aug 11, 2014

The Daily Beast

After U.S. Deportation, a Honduran Mother and Daughter's Uncertain Fate

When 9-year-old Genesis stepped off a plane in Honduras after being deported from the United States, she was excited at the thought of seeing her cousins.

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Related Topix: Honduras, World News, Central America, Prison, Texas,

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