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  1. Honduras kids see better life on soccer fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    ... ago, line up to board a bus for the first football game outside their neighborhood at El Progreso in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. When the small California-based Kahl foundation learned about Lopez's program using soccer to show children a way out of the ...

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  2. Honduras kids see better life on soccer fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Newsday

    In this Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014 photo, 11-year-old Maynor Ayala, center, sits on a dirt mound, with his friends in the Progreso neighborhood of Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Maynor's father wants him to make the illegal trip north to join him in the United States.

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  3. Every day that passes is another day I am alive': Poverty, violence push Honduran children to workRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Roberto, who just turned 12, spends eight hours a day at a repair shop, sanding and painting ice cream carts for the daily pay of $2.50 in Honduran lempiras. When classes resume after the Christmas holidays, he says, he will cut back to five hours at the shop so that he can go to school in the afternoon and, hopefully, still have time to play soccer on the weekend.

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  4. Poverty, violence push Honduran children to workRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | The Star

    Roberto, who just turned 12, spends eight hours a day at a repair shop, sanding and painting ice cream carts for the daily pay of $2.50 in Honduran lempiras. When classes resume after the Christmas holidays, he says, he will cut back to five hours at the shop so that he can go to school in the afternoon and, hopefully, still have time to play soccer on the weekend.

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  5. Some 15 percent of Honduran kids workRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Journalgazette.net

    Roberto, who just turned 12, spends eight hours a day at a repair shop, sanding and painting ice cream carts for the daily pay of $2.50 in Honduran lempiras. When classes resume after the Christmas holidays, he says, he will cut back to five hours at the shop so that he can go to school in the afternoon and, hopefully, still have time to play soccer on the weekend.

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  6. Honduras appoints Army general to run police force amid crime spikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Christian Science Monitor

    In this Nov. 28, 2014 photo, a member of Honduras's Military Police stands guard at the entrance of a school during the last day of class in the Canaan neighborhood of Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Street gangs control most schools in Tegucigalpa, where a lot of the students are gangsters, along with their parents.

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  7. 10 Things To Know For Tuesday, December 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | WBNS

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. N KOREA INTERNET SERVICE RETURNS AFTER OUTAGE Key North Korean websites are back online after an hours-long shutdown that followed a U.S. vow to respond to a cyberattack on Sony Pictures that Washington blames on Pyongyang. 2. NYC MAYOR CALLS FOR PAUSE IN PROTESTS Bill de Blasio, accused of creating mistrust that contributed to the execution of two officers, said it's time to support grieving families.

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  8. Florida Gulf Coast Swimming and Diving Sweeps Florida Atlantic, Georgia TechRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    ... Gibbons HS) leading the way with a final time of 1:43.55. The FGCU team of Karen Vilorio (Tegucigalpa, Honduras/Elvel School), Katie Armitage (Bushey, United Kingdom/Queens School Bushey), Yee Ching Wong (Hong Kong, China/Dlocesan Girls' School) and ...

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  9. World briefs: Kurds retake territory from Islamic StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Post-gazette.com

    ... at the oil fields, chief executive officer Gregg Smith said by phone Wednesday from New York City. TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras - A man accused of leading a major Central American drug trafficking gang has been extradited to the United States by Honduras, ...

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  10. Hello, I'm Calling From 'La Mafia'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | WGBH

    If you are a bus driver in Honduras, there's this thing that happens all the time. You'll be behind the wheel of your bus at an intersection, and a kid will come, knock on your window, and hand you a cellphone.

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  11. Press association condemns murder of journalist in HondurasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Caribbean News Now!

    The Inter American Press Association has condemned the murder of the Canal 28 television channel owner and journalist, Reynaldo Paz, in Honduras, and called on the authorities to undertake an exhaustive investigation to determine whether the motives for the crime are related to his work as a journalist and bring those responsible to justice. Paz, 48, was attacked this morning as he was exercising at a sports center in the town of Comayagua, in the province of the same, north of Tegucigalpa.

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  12. Honduran beauty queen Mar a Jos Alvarado, sister found dead...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Honduran policemen comfort Kory Alvarado , after she identified the bodies of her sisters former Miss Honduras Maria Jose Alvarado and Sofia Trinidad, in the banks of the Aguagua river in the La Arada-Caulotales road in the Santa Barbara department, 200 km northwest of Tegucigalpa. The two women were missing since last November 13 after attending a birthday party at Aguagua thermal resort.

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  13. Ap Photos: Editor selections from Latin AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    In this March 3, 2014 file photo, blood and shattered glass cover the pavement after gunmen opened fire on the driver of a passenger bus, Roger Enrique Hernandez Gutierrez, and his assistant, killing them both in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Taxi and passenger bus drivers are targets of gangs seeking extortion money in this country with one of the highest murder rates in the world.

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  14. In Honduran schools, gangs are in controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | TwinCities

    In primary and secondary schools of this Central American capital, "hallway" is not just another word for corridor but slang for a gantlet of gangsters who hit up instructors for money on the way to the classroom. Gang prevention police distribute U.S.-funded pamphlets on manners and anger management in about two-thirds of Tegucigalpa's 130 public schools.

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  15. Christmas Trees Around the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Wall Street Journal

    The lighting of the floating Christmas tree at Rodrigo de Freitas lagoon in Rio de Janeiro on Nov. 29. Fernando Maia/Zuma Press The 97-foot-high Christmas tree at the entrance to Byblos, Lebanon, north of Beirut, shown on Nov. 25. The tree is covered with 2,500 gold-colored iron leaves. Wael Hamzeh/European Pressphoto Agency An aerial view taken Nov. 27 of a Christmas tree in Sydney, Australia, made entirely of Legos.

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  16. Against the odds, Honduran sisters win their asylum caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Los Angeles Times

    Honduran sisters Dayana Varela, 9, left, and Katheryn, 13, share a light moment at El Rescate, a legal clinic for recently arrived immigrants in Los Angeles. Their asylum request has been granted.

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  17. Wind power a growing energy source worldwideRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | CBS News

    ... gas and oil. A farmer cleans a plot of weeds near windmills in Cerro de Hula on the outskirts of Tegucigalpa, Honduras, Sept. 30, 2014. Whitelee Wind Farm is the largest on-shore wind farm in the U.K., using 215 turbines to produce a total capacity ...

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  18. Tigo Honduras introduces 4G LTE servicesRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Potential clients can sign up to one of two monthly pre-paid plans - 'Paquete Internet Semana' comes with 2.5GB of data allowance and costs HNL200 , while 'Paquete Internet Mes y Music', which provides 5.5GB of data, is priced at HNL565. Post-paid users meanwhile can sign up to one of seven 'Planes Smart'; the introductory plan which comes with 1GB of data and offers downlink speeds of 2Mbps, is priced at USD40 per month, while the premium USD120 plan provides 5Mbps access with an 8GB data allowance.

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  19. Christmas trees around the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | USA Today

    Christmas trees around the world Cities around the globe celebrate the holidays with festive trees adorned with lights. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1CZv7Sp The 2014 National Christmas Tree stands near the White House during the lighting ceremony at the Ellipse in Washington, D.C. Rio's tree is the world's largest floating Christmas tree registered by the Guinness World Records, and will be illuminated by 3.1 million lights every night until the end of the year.

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  20. Gangs set up base camp in Honduran schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    In primary and secondary schools of this Central American capital, "hallway" is not just another word for corridor but slang for a gantlet of gangsters who hit up instructors for money on the way to the classroom. Gang prevention police distribute U.S.-funded pamphlets on manners and anger management in about two-thirds of the 130 public schools of Tegucigalpa.

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