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Honduras drought puts many 'at risk'
More than half a million people in Honduras have been affected by a severe drought, according to the Red Cross.(10/23/2014 6:30:23 AM)
Caring for people in Honduras changes the lives of St. Louis doctor and nun
They make annual trips to offer medical care and much more.(10/23/2014 1:00:00 AM)
CANATURH: Honduras and its independence
TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The clock struck six in the morning and the cannons began to fire off a salvo stirring the hearts of millions of Hondurans as they began the celebration of their independence. Like the rest of Central America, every September 15th, Honduras celebrates the date of its independence from Spain, an event that has been repeated since 1821, though ...(10/21/2014 9:06:00 PM)
Drought threatens more than 500,000 in Honduras - Red Cross
A severe drought is endangering more than half a million people in Honduras, ramping up pressure on them to migrate, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) said on Wednesday. Honduras, the nation with the world's highest murder rate, is already reeling after a deadly fungus devastated output of coffee, the main cash crop, and a severe regional drought left ...(10/22/2014 8:05:51 PM)
Honduras detains leaders of Central American drug gang
TEGUCIGALPA (Reuters) - Honduras has arrested two leaders of a major Central American drug gang responsible for transporting cocaine into the United States, the national police said on Sunday. Brothers Miguel Arnulfo and Luis Alonso Valle Valle were detained in a police operation in the country's eastern Copan state, near the border with Guatemala, police chief Ramon Sabillon told reporters in ...(10/5/2014 7:45:11 PM)
Honduras boosts air force in fight against drug smugglers
By Gustavo Palencia TEGUCIGALPA (Reuters) - Honduras bought two combat planes from Brazil's Embraer and received donated military aircraft worth $36 million from Taiwan, part of the Central American country's efforts to step up its fight against drug traffickers, a senior military official said on Friday. Honduras's air defences will be boosted by the acquisition of two Brazilian Super Tucano ...(10/17/2014 7:43:14 PM)
Honduras leader rails against ineffective drug war
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The president of Honduras blamed the flight of migrant children to the U.S. on a drug war his country didn't start and demanded the world pay as much attention to displaced Central American families as it does to those terrorized by wars elsewhere.(9/24/2014 7:58:41 PM)
Late equalizer spoils USA's experiment in Honduras friendly
This scene played out a bit differently in East Hartford on Friday, but the pain of another late goal felt all too familiar for the United States.(10/14/2014 10:39:34 PM)
Philadelphia effort gives children in Honduras hope
MACUELIZO, Honduras - "My dad died. I don't know my mother," said Gilberto Perdomo, 22, as he slalomed a white minivan around potholes on a rutted dirt road.(9/29/2014 7:41:45 AM)
Figueroa header earns Honduras draw with U.S
By Simon Evans BOCA RATON Florida (Reuters) - Maynor Figueroa's header four minutes from time canceled out Jozy Altidore's opener and earned Honduras a 1-1 draw with the United States in their friendly on Tuesday. Altidore has been struggling for form with his Premier League club Sunderland but, playing in his hometown, repaid the faith shown in him by U.S. head coach Juergen Klinsmann. ...(10/14/2014 11:52:02 PM)
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