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Edgard Garrido

Violence, gangs cast pall over life in Honduras

Dec 31 2018

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras Ana Luz, sister-in-law of Ronald Blanco, looked on grimly as neighbors of the murdered Honduran man washed away the rills of blood left where his bullet-ridden body had lain outside his house in a troubled barrio on the outskirts of Tegucigalpa.

More Honduran migrants seek to join U.S.-bound group in Guatemala

Oct 17 2018

CHIQUIMULA, Guatemala More Honduran migrants tried to join a caravan of several thousand trekking through Guatemala on Wednesday, defying calls by authorities not to make the journey after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to cut off regional aid in reprisal.

Migrant 'caravan' that angers Trump nears U.S.-Mexico border

Apr 23 2018

HERMOSILLO, Mexico Hundreds of Central American migrants traveling in a "caravan" were in limbo in the northern Mexican city of Hermosillo on Monday on the final stretch of a journey to the United States where President Donald Trump ordered officials to repel them.

Wider Image: Mexico's indigenous Muslims in Maya heartland

Oct 25 2017

SAN CRISTOBAL DE LAS CASAS, Mexico A trip to Mexico's indigenous Maya heartland showed me how a vibrant Muslim community had sprung up in this predominantly Roman Catholic country.

Mexico quake leaves thousands stranded without a home

Oct 10 2017

SAN JUAN PILCAYA, Mexico Rubble is all that remains of hundreds of houses rent asunder by the earthquake that struck Mexico in September, leaving owners lodging with relatives or friends, hoping their homes can be rebuilt or they can find new ones. http://reut.rs/2yUFmHr

Treehouses and mansions: Life in the shadow of the U.S.-Mexico fence

Mar 24 2017

TIJUANA The rust-red U.S. fence along the Mexican border has inspired various quirky architectural structures, from a frontier-themed mansion to a humble treehouse with uninterrupted views across the Californian scrubland.

Mexican 'Spider-Man' weaves web of knowledge for science students

Jun 03 2016

MEXICO CITY A Mexican science teacher has come up with a novel way to get his students' attention - giving lessons dressed as Spider-Man. | Video

Transformation of Mexican vacation hotspot comes at a price

Nov 12 2015

CANCUN, Mexico, Nov 12 - The Mexican beach resort of Cancun, with its white-sand beaches, coral reefs and nightlife, attracts more than 3 million tourists a year.

Feature - Picking strawberries in Mexico for U.S. tables leaves workers asking for more

May 16 2015

SAN QUINTIN, Mexico Huddled around a single flickering candle in a tiny wood and cardboard shack on scrubland in Mexico's northwest, laborer Genaro Perfecto and his family prepared to bed down for the night on a bare earth floor.

Picking strawberries in Mexico for U.S. tables leaves workers asking for more

May 16 2015

((Corrects May 15 story to show Driscoll’s would examine treatment of its suppliers’ workers, not its own workers. Removes reference to fruit picker being an employee of BerryMex.))

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