Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Central America News

News on Central America continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

17 min ago | SFGate

Jamaican police increasingly facing murder charges

In this photo taken April 17, 2014, in the central Jamaican city of May Pen, Sevina Giderisingh holds a picture of her dead son, Alphanso.

Comment?

Related Topix: Jamaica, World News

4 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

US threatens to pull aid to Haiti over late vote

The U.S. government has warned Haiti that it risks losing aid if it doesn't hold elections that are more than two years overdue.

Comment?

Related Topix: Haiti, World News, Travel, Haiti Travel, Caribbean Travel

8 hrs ago | Bride's Magazine

5 Reasons Why Honeymooners Should Escape to Punta Cana

You know that feeling when you have endless options of amazing restaurants but you keep returning to your local favorite just because you know it's great? That's kind of how honeymooners are with Punta Cana.

Comment?

Related Topix: Dominican Republic, World News, Weather

12 hrs ago | Anna.aero

interCaribbean Airways introduces Jamaican domestic route

Cutting the ribbon on 16 April in Kingston to celebrate the launch of multiple-daily flights to Montego Bay were : Mr Joseph A Matalon, Chairman NMIA Airports Ltd; Mr Lyndon Gardiner, Founder and Chairman of interCaribbean Airways; Hon MP Richard Azan; John Lynch, Jamaica's Director of Tourism; Kerri Bayliss, Ms Jamaica Universe; Mr Trevor Sadler, ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Jamaica, World News,

16 hrs ago | Ananova

FBI Probes Abuse Teacher's London School Link

British detectives are helping an international investigation into a suspected child predator whose 90 known victims may include boys at an elite London school.

Comment?

Related Topix: Nicaragua, World News

20 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

Criminology key to reducing murders

IT is almost impossible to completely eliminate murders in Trinidad and Tobago, but acting Police Commissioner Stephen Williams says the Police Service is doing everything in its power to bring the rate to such a level where it will no longer be a concern for citizens.

Comment?

Related Topix: Trinidad and Tobago, World News

Wed Apr 23, 2014

ABC News

Costa Rica Is Demanding US Explain 'Cuban Twitter'

The Costa Rican government says it's still waiting for the Obama administration to explain why it launched the secret "Cuban Twitter" network from inside the Central American nation's borders despite warnings in 2009 that the plan could jeopardize the two countries' diplomatic relations.

Comment?

Related Topix: Costa Rica, World News

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Costa Rica is demanding US explain 'Cuban Twitter'

In this April 1, 2014, file photo, ttudents gather behind a business looking for a Internet signal for their smart phones in Havana, Cuba.

Comment?

Related Topix: Costa Rica, World News, Cuba,

The Island Packet

Details emerge about admitted serial child molester

As the FBI spearheads national and international efforts to identify the victims of an admitted serial child molester, new details are emerging about the suspect, part-time Hilton Head Island resident William James Vahey.

Comment?

Related Topix: Hilton Head Island, SC, Nicaragua, World News, Beaufort County, SC, Bluffton, SC

Star Tribune

Lawyer: US man imprisoned in Cuba determined to go home in next year, either alive or dead

The lawyer for U.S. government subcontractor Alan Gross, who has been imprisoned for more than four years in Cuba, said Wednesday his client is certain he will go home in the next year, be it alive or dead.

Comment?

Related Topix: Cuba, World News, Prison,

Norwalk Citizen News

Notre Dame seeks sustainable home model for Haiti

While foreign aid is necessary to help countries get back on their feet in the immediate wake of a natural disaster, Notre Dame's Engineering2Empower program believes rebuilding needs to originate internally for a country to re-establish itself.

Comment?

Related Topix: Haiti, World News, Natural Disasters, University of Notre Dame, Earthquake

KHOU-TV Houston

Florida university opens TB lab in Haiti

The University of Florida is opening a state-of-the-art lab in Haiti to train researchers to better understand and fight tuberculosis.

Comment?

Related Topix: Haiti, World News, University of Florida

Discover

'Minecraft' Helps Residents Remake Developing Cities

For the most part, video games are simply another form of entertainment like movies, television and books; rarely will a video game serve a purpose other than to provide a leisurely pastime.

Comment?

Related Topix: Haiti, World News,

Examiner.com

Golden retriever in Youngstown killed by arrow from crossbow

The attack on Cookie is just one of seven that has occurred in recent weeks in an upscale neighborhood of Managua, Nicaragua The attack on Cookie is just one of seven that has occurred in recent weeks in an upscale neighborhood of Managua, Nicaragua A Golden Retriever named Teddie was shot and killed with a crossbow in an attack in Youngstown, Ohio ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Youngstown, OH, Nicaragua, World News

Tue Apr 22, 2014

USA Today

An activist's drama on the high seas

A man holds a photograph of Peter Willcox during a protest for his release after being seized by the Russian coast guard on Sept.

Comment?

Related Topix: Prison, The Bahamas, World News

TwinCities

FBI investigates suspected serial child molester who killed himself in Minnesota

The FBI asked for the public's help Tuesday to identify at least 90 potential victims of a suspected child predator who worked at 10 American and other international schools abroad for more than four decades before committing suicide last month in Minnesota.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation, Luverne, MN, Nicaragua, World News,

Fort Mill Times

FBI investigates suspected serial child molester

William James Vahey, 64, killed himself in Luverne on March 21, the FBI said. That was two days after agents in Houston filed for a warrant to search a computer thumb drive that belonged to Vahey, a U.S. citizen with residences in London and Hilton Head Island, S.C. An employee of the American Nicaraguan School in Managua, where Vahey had recently ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation, Minnesota, Nicaragua, World News,

Abc13.com

FBI seeks victims of teacher accused of molesting students he drugged

The FBI is asking for the public's help to find victims of a suspected child predator who taught in private American schools overseas beginning in 1972.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Federal Bureau of Investigation, US News, Nicaragua, World News,

GlobeSt.com

Carlton Acquires Costa-Rican Resort Site

Carlton Group of New York says it's hospitality division has been engaged to sell a rare, fully entitled, shovel ready, master planned development along the Pacific Coast in Costa Rica.

Comment?

Related Topix: Costa Rica, World News

Just-Drinks.com

just the Research

Here's a run-down of some of the top research reports currently available in the just-drinks research store : This report has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Saint Kitts and Nevis

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••