Belizeans illegally detained by Guatemala
Breaking Belize NewsBelizeans illegally detained by Guatemala military safely back homeBreaking Belize NewsSunday, March 1, 2015. BMG: A group of 37 Belizeans who were detained illegally by Guatemala military in southern Belize returned to Punta Gorda town this morning. The group was welcomed to joyous applause and a spontaneous singing of the Belize ...and more »
Posted on 1 March 2015 | 12:11 pm
Earthquake measuring 5.5 strikes off
Earthquake measuring 5.5 strikes off Guatemala: USGSReuters(Reuters) - A magnitude 5.5 earthquake struck off the coast of Guatemala early on Sunday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake was recorded at a depth of 33 km (20 miles), at 0830 GMT (3.30 a.m. ET), with its epicenter 89 km south ...
Posted on 1 March 2015 | 1:16 am
Earthquake measuring 5.5 strikes off
Earthquake measuring 5.5 strikes off GuatemalaJerusalem Post Israel NewsA magnitude 5.5 earthquake struck off the coast of Guatemala early on Sunday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake was recorded at a depth of 33 km (20 miles), at 0830 GMT, with its epicentre 89 km south southwest of Escuintia, the USGS ...
Posted on 1 March 2015 | 12:55 am
Searcy youth group raising funds for
Searcy youth group raising funds for Guatemala tripArkansas OnlineSEARCY — In June, a group of teens and their parents will make a return trip to Guatemala on a mission to meet the needs of villagers and to show them they are loved. Casey Walker will lead the team of 27 people from First United Methodist Church in ...and more »
Posted on 28 February 2015 | 10:09 pm
Six return from Guatemala - Suffolk
Suffolk News-HeraldSix return from GuatemalaSuffolk News-HeraldSix members of Suffolk Presbyterian Church recently took a trip to the Central American country of Guatemala to install a water purification system in a middle school there. With snow on the ground in their hometown, they joked, it was a good time to ...
Posted on 28 February 2015 | 4:38 pm
Press Releases: Joint Statement by the
Joint Statement by the Presidents of El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras, and the Vice President of the United States of America Regarding: The Plan for the Alliance for Prosperity of the Northern Triangle Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC March 3, 2015 Begin Text: The Presidents of El Salvador, Salvador Sánchez Cerén; Guatemala, Otto Pérez Molina; Honduras, Juan Orlando ...
Posted on 3 March 2015 | 5:50 pm
Central America proposes security
GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Central American leaders are proposing security and other reforms during a visit by U.S. Vice President Joe Biden.
Posted on 3 March 2015 | 2:39 pm
Biden urges Central America to tackle
Biden was speaking during a two-day visit to Guatemala, where he met with President Otto Perez Molina, as well as El Salvador's President Sanchez Ceren and Honduran leader Juan Orlando Hernandez. "There's no reason why Central America cannot become the next great success story in the Western Hemisphere," the US vice president said on Monday. Barack Obama's administration has requested Congress ...
Posted on 3 March 2015 | 11:08 am
Joe Biden in Guatemala to talk Central
GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — U.S. Vice President Joe Biden has arrived in Guatemala for a two-day visit with Central American presidents to discuss funding priorities aimed at slowing migration.
Posted on 2 March 2015 | 6:27 pm
Strong Connection between Violence and
The mental health consequences resulting from violent events decreased in the postwar period, suggesting a nation in recovery. The study was co-led by Victor D. Puac-Polanco, MD, MSCE , of the Epidemiology Department at the Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, formerly of Penn, and senior author Charles C. Branas, PhD of the department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology at the ...
Posted on 1 March 2015 | 7:59 pm
AUD/NZD: Moving back onto the 1.03 handle
FXStreet (Guatemala) - AUD/NZD is currently trading at 1.0308 with a high of 1.0313 and a low of 1.0291. AUD/NZD has found support in 1.0280, another record low since the 1985 kiwi float, as noted by analysts at Westpac banking Corporation. From here it ...
Posted on 4 March 2015 | 8:08 am
Up next for baseball? Talk of spring
The thaw in relations was on display when the prospect Yoan Moncada was allowed to leave Cuba by the communist regime in order to establish residency in Guatemala. Last month, he signed with the Boston Red Sox after a change in U.S. policy allowed him to ...
Posted on 4 March 2015 | 7:55 am
Student teams rev their engines for Shell
Getting it right would bring them one step closer to the Shell Eco-marathon in Detroit next month, a fuel-efficiency competition that will draw more than 1,000 college and high school students from around the United States and from Brazil, Guatemala ...
Posted on 4 March 2015 | 6:18 am
New York To Hong Kong: Cities With The Most
Of course, the wealth of the world’s richest expands not only in major metropolises, but also stretches to new corners around the world from Guatemala City to Chico, California. This year, the wealth almanac in our print package features top cities in ...
Posted on 4 March 2015 | 4:59 am
House panel takes up tough immigration
Critics said it would send children back to face drug and gang violence in Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador. The bill was one of four that the panel is seeking to pass. The committee is also set to vote on legislation that would strip funding for ...
Posted on 4 March 2015 | 2:51 am
Guatemala: 4 dead, scores ill from food
Four people, including two children, died and 96 others were hospitalized Thursday for food poisoning in a town west of Guatemala's capital.
Posted on 11 April 2013 | 9:22 am
Guatemala court upholds decision absolving
An appeals court has upheld a decision that absolved former President Alfonso Portillo of charges that he stole $15 million from Guatemala's Defense Department, bringing an end to the case.
Posted on 9 April 2013 | 8:52 pm
Guatemala war trial puts past closer to
Guatemala's struggle to deal with the war crimes of the past, including bringing an aging former dictator and his officers to justice, is hitting the country's current leader.
Posted on 9 April 2013 | 12:04 am
Guatemala strongman trial hears litany of
A former soldier implicated Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina in civil war atrocities on Thursday during the trial of former U.S.-backed military strongman Efrain Rios Montt, proceedings that have heard witnesses recount a litany of horrors.
Posted on 2 April 2013 | 2:47 pm
Magnitude-6.2 quake hits near Guatemala City
A 6.2-magnitude earthquake struck near Guatemala City on Monday, but residents said they barely felt the temblor and authorities had no immediate reports of damages or deaths.
Posted on 25 March 2013 | 4:40 pm
Resolved Question: Travelers! Tell me about
I'm going to Guatemala in a couple months!
I've heard many positive but also negative things.
Tell me about your experience traveling here! I'm very interested in reading what you have to say! I will be staying with locals! Some good family friends have family there who we will be staying with. I just wanted to hear other peoples experiences.
Posted on 4 November 2011 | 1:00 am
Resolved Question: What is the climate like
im going to be there from the end of september to end of october.... what will be the best clothes to take? lol
Posted on 23 August 2011 | 10:26 am
Resolved Question: What is the history of
Posted on 5 October 2010 | 2:39 pm
Resolved Question: Please tell me things i
Can somebody please tell me things about Guatemala that is good to know about that country before moving there.
Also about honduras if you know about there.
Posted on 15 March 2010 | 1:40 pm
Resolved Question: Does anyone know anything
I will be going backpacking through Central America to South America with some friends next year. I always wanted to check out Guatemala. Does anyone have any tips? Is it a country worth while visiting? Is there a lot to see? How long would you need to spend in Guatemala to see the main things there are to see there?? Is it dangerous?? Any info would be great, Cheers Emelia
Posted on 15 February 2010 | 9:12 pm