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Trading Sex for Cosmetic Surgery in Mexico’s Narco Capital

image copyrightGetty Images BBC- The western Mexican state of Sinaloa is home to the country's most powerful and bloody drug cartel. The money it generates...

Opinion: What’s Next for the Haitian Liberation Movement After Moïse Assassination?

BY Danny Shaw is a professor of Caribbean and Latin American Studies at the City University of New York. The assassination of Haitian President Jovenel...

Protests Rock Northern Haiti City Ahead of President’s Funeral

Herbert Villarraga CAP-HAITIEN, Haiti, July 21 (Reuters) - Unrest roiled the northern Haitian city of Cap-Haitien on Wednesday as demonstrators set up roadblocks in protest...

Haiti Assassination Suspects Wait in Limbo, Family Members Left In Dark

By David Shortell, Natalie Gallón and Stefano Pozzebon, CNN (CNN) Two weeks after the assassination of Haitian President Jovenel Moise, dozens of men arrested by...

T&T Joins Jamaica with Most Caribbean Cases

Trinidad and Tobago became the second Caribbean Community (CARICOM) country to register more than 1,000 COVID-19 related deaths since the onset of the pandemic. Jamaica...

Haiti: 4 More Arrests, Including 3 Cops, In Moise Assassination

Haitian police chief Léon Charles announced Tuesday four more formal arrests in connection with the assassination of President Jovenel Moïse. Three of the arrests...

Cuba Protests: Three Key Issues that Explain the Unrest

By Lioman Lima BBC News Mundo Cuba has been plunged into turmoil by the largest protests against its Communist government in decades. Thousands took to the streets...

Haiti Swears-In New Prime Minister Ariel Henry, US Welcomes Move

Ariel Henry has been sworn in as Haiti's new prime minister, nearly two weeks after the assassination of the country's President Jovenel Moïse. The late...

Costa Rican Police in Huge 4.3 Ton Cocaine Seizure

SAN JOSE, July 18 (Reuters) - Costa Rican police seized 4.3 tons of cocaine originating in Colombia, the Central American nation's second-largest drug bust...

15-Year-Old Swimmer Representing Guyana at the Olympics

by Gabriella Chapman Fifteen year old Guyanese swimmer, Aleka Persaud was selected by the world governing swimming body, Fédération Internationale De Natation (FINA) to represent her country...

Closed for 16 Months,Trinidad and Tobago Reopens Border

Trinidad and Tobago on Saturday reopened its borders after a 16-month closure due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Prime Minister Dr. Keith Rowley, speaking at...

Brazil: People Smugglers Moving Haitian Immigrants Towards US

Government officials in Brazil say smugglers are moving Haitian migrants across the country's border with Peru, as many of them take a first step...

Haiti: Acting PM To Step Down after Power Struggle

Port-au-Prince, Haiti (CNN) After a lengthy power struggle that has pitched Haiti's political landscape into uncertainty, the country's acting Prime Minister Claude Joseph has...

PR: US Coast Guard in $15M Cocaine Haul

 The United States Coast Guard says the crew of the cutter Joseph Tezanos has offloaded nearly US$15 million in seized cocaine and transferred custody...

Haitian President’s Frantic Phone Call for Help

Miami Herald- Assassinated Haitian president Jovenel Moise made a frantic phone for help before being killed. The call came at 1:34 a.m. Haitian President Jovenel...

Local Hip Hop Song Drives Cuban Protests

Cuba is suffering through a summer of dire shortages, from food and electricity to medicine. Fed-up Cubans are taking to the streets in unprecedented...

Back Home: Honduran Toddler Found Alone in Mexico

CABAÑAS, Honduras, July 18 (Reuters) - Wilder, the 2-year-old Honduran boy found abandoned and half-naked on a secluded Mexican highway near a truck carrying...

Haiti: Moise’s Widow Back Home After Treatment in US

The widow of Haiti's assassinated president has returned to the Caribbean nation after being treated in Florida for wounds suffered in the attack. Martine Moïse...

Haiti: Former Govt. Official Implicated in Moise Murder

Port-au-Prince, Haiti (CNN)Colombia's National Police chief has claimed that former Haitian Justice Ministry official Joseph Felix Badio was a key player in the assassination...

Celebration as 1st Cruise Ship Passengers Visit Antigua

Story and photos by Gemma Handy A festive atmosphere was laid-on quayside when the first cruise ship to visit the country since the onset of...

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