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5 questions for a Honduran artist
Artists
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Artists
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5 questions for a Honduran artist

The Tico Times - April 8, 2017

Over the years, a number of writers, artists and filmmakers have told the stories of Central American migrants and the challenges they face. However, the latest project from Honduran artist Pável…

Roatán: Yesterday’s pirate haunt is today’s tourist treasure
adventure
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adventure
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Roatán: Yesterday’s pirate haunt is today’s tourist treasure

The Tico Times - June 27, 2016

ROATÁN, Honduras — Long before Johnny Depp donned the dreadlocks and eyeliner, the real pirates of the Caribbean made camp on this cutlass-shaped island. This little piece of paradise…

Protests erupt at memorial for slain Honduran activist
Crime
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Crime
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Protests erupt at memorial for slain Honduran activist

AFP - March 4, 2016

TEGUCIGALPA -- Mourners broke into protest Friday at a memorial service for slain Honduran indigenous activist Berta Cáceres, a renowned environmentalist whose family has labeled her killing an…

Crime
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Year’s first massacre in Honduras claims 6 victims

AFP - January 11, 2016

https://twitter.com/diarioelheraldo/status/686313804498616320 TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras – Gunmen killed six people Sunday in Honduras, the first mass killing of the year in one of the world's most violent countries, police said. Police spokesman…

Honduras torches effigies of president, 2015’s problems
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Honduras torches effigies of president, 2015’s problems

Noe Leiva | AFP - January 2, 2016

GERMANIA, Honduras -- Hondurans ushered in 2016 on Friday by burning symbols of last year's problems -- an effigy of President Juan Orlando Hernández among them. Wooden representations of…

Honduras to convert US-built airbase into airport for capital
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Business
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Honduras to convert US-built airbase into airport for capital

AFP - December 23, 2015

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras – Honduras is to convert a U.S.-built military airbase northwest of its capital into a civilian airport to replace the city's current one, considered one of the…

In new Honduras massacre, three children among six dead
Crime
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Crime
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In new Honduras massacre, three children among six dead

AFP - November 29, 2015

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras -- Attackers armed with guns and machetes killed at least six people -- three of them children -- on Saturday in Honduras in the third massacre in…

Honduras court orders house arrest for US-targeted tycoon Jaime Rosenthal
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Business
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Honduras court orders house arrest for US-targeted tycoon Jaime Rosenthal

AFP - November 26, 2015

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras – A court in Honduras Wednesday ordered house arrest for one of the country's biggest tycoons over suspected tax evasion, adding to his legal woes after being targeted…

Starving crocodiles finally fed amid Honduras legal row
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Business
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Starving crocodiles finally fed amid Honduras legal row

AFP - November 4, 2015

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras -- Some 11,000 crocodiles that have gone unfed for almost a month -- because their Honduran owners had their assets frozen due to U.S. accusations they laundered…

Honduras crocodiles starve after US freezes elite family’s assets
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Honduras crocodiles starve after US freezes elite family’s assets

Noe Leiva | AFP - November 3, 2015

SAN MANUEL, Honduras -- More than 10,000 Honduras crocodiles are starving to death on a farm after the wealthy family owning them had their assets frozen because of…