December 14, 2017

Storms cause devastation in Central America

A tropical depression storm pounding Central America has triggered floods and landslides that have left at least 18 people dead, officials say. In Guatemala, at least 13 people were reported killed with four victims in Nicaragua and one in El Salvador. Guatemala issued a "red alert" and … [Read more...]

27 people decapitated in Guatemala massacre

The decapitated bodies of 25 men and two women have been found at a ranch in Peten Province near Guatemala's border with Mexico. The chief of police said the killings were probably linked to a battle between rival drug gangs fighting for control of the area. Northern Guatemala is an … [Read more...]

Mexican Navy capture massacre suspect

The Mexican navy says it has captured the lead suspect in the murder of 145 people whose bodies were found in mass graves in the northern state of Tamaulipas two weeks ago. The suspect is Omar Martin Estrada - known as El Kilo. He is accused of being the local branch manager of the Zetas drug … [Read more...]