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  1. Banking, capital markets crucial for Honduras infrastructure financing, says presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Latin Finance

    Honduras is making a push to attract long term financing, particularly for infrastructure development, President Juan Orlando Hernndez said on Wednesday morning. The country needs to develop its local capital markets to help that goal, he told LatinFinance's Central America Finance and Investment Forum in Tegucigalpa.

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  2. Honduran President Hails Drop in Murder RateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Big News Network.com

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  3. San Francisco Bay Area Bird Deaths Blamed On Mysterious GooRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Switched

    ... national bird. (RODRIGO ARANGUA/AFP/Getty Images) A peacock is seen at the Rossy Whalther's Zoo in Tegucigalpa, Honduras on July 11,2013. (ORLANDO SIERRA/AFP/Getty Images) A Malachite Kingfisher sits by a pool in Kruger National Park on July 8, 2013 ...

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  4. Ex-Salvador ambassador, critic of US foreign policy, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Crescent-News.com

    ... deputy principal officer in Guayaquil, Ecuador, and he later was chief of the political section in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. He also held posts in Nicaragua and Colombia and was appointed ambassador to Paraguay in 1977. White was also Latin America ...

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  5. Hope diver Jean-Luc Miralda named MIAA Men's Swimming & Diving Athlete Of WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | MLive.com

    Jean-Luc Miralda of the Hope College men's swimming & diving team has been chosen the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Male Athlete of the Week for meets through January 17. The sophomore diver from Tegucigalpa, Honduras , set a school record in 1-meter diving at the Wheaton, Illinois Quad, on Saturday. Miralda's score of 274.35 points passed Jim Mitchell's 1988 Hope six-dive record of 268.70 points.

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  6. Book Review: 'The Same Sky: a Novel': Poignant Tale of Two WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Huntington News

    ... 288 pages, $25.00). Nobody should have to grow up as quickly as eleven-year-old Carla, left behind in Tegucigalpa, Honduras by her mother who paid a . She's working at a restaurant in Austin, Texas and sends money to keep Carla, her six-year-old ...

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  7. Hope men's swimming & diving wins Wheaton quad, women runner-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | MLive.com

    ... (Illinois). Kalamazoo (503) took third, followed by Wheaton (436). Sophomore Jean-Luc Miralda of Tegucigalpa, Honduras (Honduras American), won 3-meter diving for Hope with a score of 311.15 points. Hope came in second in the women's meet. The ...

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  8. Honduras leaders urged to draw on country's diversity to sustain progressRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | Caribbean News Now!

    Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon holds joint press conference with President Juan Orlando Hernndez of Honduras. UN Photo/Evan Schneider TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras -- Delivering a "message of hope" on his first ever visit to Honduras, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday urged the National Congress to draw on the tremendous diversity and voices of all the country's people as they undertake measures to address poverty, inequality and insecurity and move towards sustainable development.

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  9. Ban is in HondurasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Nation

    United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (C) waves while walking with his wife Yoo Soon-taek (R) and Tegucigalpa Mayor Nasry Asfura in Tegucigalpa

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  10. 3 bodies found in clandestine grave at Honduras youth lockupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Daily Record

    Three bodies were discovered in a clandestine grave at a gang-dominated teen lockup and are believed to be inmates previously thought to have escaped, Honduran authorities said Wednesday. The dismembered corpses were unearthed near a perimeter wall at the Renacimiento Center for the Rehabilitation of Minors, criminal investigations chief Ricardo Castro told reporters.

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  11. In Honduras, UN chief urges leaders to draw on country's diversity to sustain progressRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | United Nations

    Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon holds joint press conference with President Juan Orlando HernA ndez of Honduras. UN Photo/Evan Schneider 14 January 2015 – Delivering a “message of hope” on his first ever visit to Honduras, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today urged the National Congress to draw on the tremendous diversity and voices of all the country's people as they undertake measures to address poverty, inequality and insecurity and move towards sustainable development.

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  12. US seeks recovery of $1.5 million in bribes paid to Honduras officialRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... HSI Executive Associate Director Peter Edge. From 2010 to 2014, Dr Mario Roberto Zelaya Rojas, 46, of Tegucigalpa, Honduras, served as the executive director of the Honduran Institute of Social Security (HISS), a Honduran government agency that ...

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  13. UN chief Ban Ki-moon in Honduras on anti-violence missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Washington Post

    Secretary General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon, second from left, waves to the press accompanied by his wife, Yoo Soon-taek, left, as they stand with Honduras' President Juan Orlando Hernandez and first lady Ana Garcia Carias, at the presidential office in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015. Ban Ki-moon began a two-day fact-finding mission in Honduras on efforts to reduce violence in the world's deadliest country and travels next to neighboring El Salvador, where he will attend the 23rd anniversary of peace accords that ended that nation's civil war.

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  14. Human remains found in Honduran jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | BBC News

    A team of 150 people searched the prison after the authorities got a tip-off about a grave inside the jail Officials said they had assumed the two had escaped six months earlier but now thought they had been killed by rival gang members. Renacimiento prison, about 20km north of Tegucigalpa, holds 120 inmates between 12 and 18 years of age, the majority of them gang members.

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  15. US eyes corrupt Honduras officials' homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | NEWS.com.au

    THE US Justice Department has filed a lawsuit to confiscate nine properties in the United States worth about $US1.5 million that have been allegedly linked to the corruption scandal involving the Honduran Institute of Social Security, IHSS. A STATEMENT released on Tuesday by the US embassy in Tegucigalpa said that the properties, worth $US1,528,000, were bought with money traced to a $US2 million bribe paid by a Honduran company to former IHSS director Mario Zelaya.

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  16. Feds seek $1.5 million in north shore property former Honduran official bought with alleged bribesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | The Times-Picayune

    ... the globe, will trace and recover the ill-gotten gains of corrupt officials." A criminal judge in Tegucigalpa, Honduras issued an arrest warrant for Zelaya in February, and he was arrested after seven months as a fugitive, according to the federal ...

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  17. Department Of Justice Seeks Recovery Of Approximately $1,528,000 In...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | PressReleasePoint

    ... said HSI Executive Associate Director Edge. From 2010 to 2014, Dr. Mario Roberto Zelaya Rojas, 46, of Tegucigalpa, Honduras, served as the Executive Director of the Honduran Institute of Social Security (HISS), a Honduran Government agency that ...

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  18. The Black Honduras and Red Honduras sagaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 | Linn's Stamp News

    The dull blue 10-centavo Ulua Bridge stamp of Honduras surcharged AERO CORREO 25 in black ink is better known as the Black Honduras, the world's rarest airmail stamp . The bright blue 5c Bonilla Theater stamp overprinted AERO CORREO in red ink was once believed to be the rarest airmail stamp .

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  19. Low-profile US Diplomat Helped Negotiate with CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | News Max

    Just in time for the holidays, a low-profile presidential aide invited long-suffering Judy Gross into his White House office to personally give her the gift she'd been hoping for the past five years. Her husband, Alan Gross, was being released from a Cuban prison and coming home.

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

    Monday Dec 29 | SFGate

    ... Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014 photo, a youth trains in a dusty soccer field at the Progreso neighborhood in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. It's been six months since any of the 50 children who train with coach Luis Lopez two hours a day, five days a week, has ...

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