Carolina and her family fled from their native Tegucigalpa, the Honduran capital, because for over a year Barrio 18 members had demanded more and more protection money every week to "watch over your business."Their original destination had been the United States until Donald Trump's arrival in the White House temporarily put the brakes on that idea.
The U.S.-led forces battling the Islamic State in Syria have sharply reduced airstrikes as they await a possible response from Russian and Syrian government forces to President Trump’s missile strike on a Syrian base last week.
During early hours of Friday (Damascus time), the United States government deployed a bombing to an airbase in central Syria.
In an editorial, Norte de Ciudad Juarez said Sunday's print edition would be its last because the safety of reporters cannot be guaranteed.
Libertad de prensa a la mexicana. Es una manera triste, cínica quizás, de referirse a la interminable matanza de periodistas en el país azteca. Perpetrada con total impunidad, todo indica que hay una cacería inmisericorde de comunicadores sociales al sur de la frontera.
Freedom of the press Mexican style. It is a sad, even cynical way of referring to the unending slaughter of journalists perpetrated with impunity in our neighbor to the South, where it’s open season on freedom of speech.
The 50-page federal indictment released recently that charged Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams with 23 counts of corrupt misconduct did not reference an egregious injustice committed by Williams that revolved around defiant refusal to acknowledge grievous errors.
The former National Football League (NFL) player Aaron Hernandez died this morning after hanging himself in a prison cell in the state of Massachusetts.
The gunman who ambushed and killed two New York City police officers in their patrol car Saturday afternoon in Brooklyn, posted messages on social media that vowed retaliation for the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner.