Central America News
News on Central America continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
1 hr ago | Townhall
"They fought like tigers," writes the CIA officer who helped train the Cubans who splashed ashore at the Bay of Pigs 53 years ago this week.
Trending on the Topix Network
4 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa
Government documents show that General Motors waited years to recall nearly 335,000 Saturn Ions for power steering failures despite getting thousands of consumer complaints and warranty repair claims.
8 hrs ago | News Times
In this July 5, 2013 file photo, Floribeth Mora stands by her shrine to Pope John Paul II inside the entrance to her home in La Union de Cartago, Costa Rica.
10 hrs ago | Free Republic
After granting temporary permission for Cubans to celebrate Good Friday in 2012 and 2013, the Cuban government has decided grant a request made by Pope Benedict during his visit to the country in 2012 to make it a permanent official holiday.
In the Christian faith, Good Friday - the Friday before Easter Sunday - marks the crucifixion of Jesus Christ and the last day of Holy Week, or Jesus' last week of earthly life.
STILL NO SUSPECT DESCRIPTIONS AT THIS TIME. MATT GRANT, WESH 2 NEWS. A LOCAL FUGITIVE CAPTURED IN THE BAHAMAS FACED A JUDGE FOR THE FIRST TIME TODAY IN OSCEOLA COUNTY.
Colombian novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez met Fidel Castro after the Cuban leader grabbed power in the 1959 revolution - the beginning of a decades-long and controversial friendship.
Gov't Mule will continue the tradition of Island Exodus destination events this January in Jamaica.
Osceola County Sheriff's Office deputies said an accused sex offender who was just captured in the Bahamas had help fleeing the United States from a former business associate.
A Kissimmee man accused of sexually assaulting at least two children was detained in the Bahamas earlier this week, the Osceola County Sheriff's Office announced Wednesday.
Deputies say an accused sex offender who was just captured in the Bahamas had help from a former business associate.
Complaints that condoms are scarce are emerging from the island, part of a dry spell that has lasted several weeks, The Miami Herald reported.
Nicaraguan first lady and amateur volcanologist Rosario Murillo says scientists are investigating citizen claims that the water level of Lake Managua is dropping and the temperature is rising - a strange phenomenon that some are blaming on recent seismic activity.
Once you're logged in, at the top of each article, video or slideshow you will see a list of your Facebook friends who recently visited Choose to share stories you'e read with your friends or turn sharing OFF to keep your reading experience anonymous .
Grieving and confused, Massachusetts natives Doug and Janet Colclough are desperately seeking answers about their daughter's alleged murder in Nicaragua, and trying to arrange for the repatriation of her body before the Sandinista government breaks for Semana Santa vacation on Thursday.
The yearly project is intended for those who cannot afford to travel during Holy Week and will include 12 pools near a boardwalk in the capital of Santo Domingo.