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A ‘minuscule’ premature newborn found in crowded border patrol facility in Texas

A prematurely born baby was found in the arms of her teenage mother on Thursday in a crowded border patrol facility in Texas.
A migrant family runs away from tear gas in front of the border wall with Mexico in Tijuana, Mexico, on November 25, 2018.

Kirstjen Nielsen’s departure signals Trump wants an even more extreme Homeland Security chief

"She was tasked with putting a smiling face on the policy of enforced cruelty. If I were her I wouldn't be able to sleep at night."

US reportedly cutting off aid to El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras after Trump claims countries ‘set up’ migrant caravans

The US State Department is cutting off the three South American countries from financial aid.
Catherine Shaw went missing in Guatemala on March 5.

A 23-year-old British backpacker who vanished in Guatemala with nothing but a stray puppy died from a traumatic brain injury, autopsy finds

Catherine Shaw was last seen leaving her hostel with a stray puppy. The charity supporting her family said it does not suspect foul play.
Catherine Shaw went missing in Guatemala on March 5.

A 23-year-old British backpacker’s body has been found in Guatemala, one week after she left her hostel before dawn carrying nothing but a stray...

Catherine Shaw, from Witney in southern England, was last seen leaving her hostel in the town of Mayachik at around 5am with a stray dog.
Then-Assistant Secretary of State Elliot Abrams being sworn in at Iran-Contra hearings.

Trump’s man to handle Venezuela crisis was convicted in Iran-Contra affair and fought to cover-up worst massacre in recent Latin American histor...

Abrams has a long, controversial history as a foreign policy adviser in Washington, including being convicted over his role in the Iran-Contra affair.
Alex Austin

A California man who suffered a severe neck injury in Guatemala says the hospital won’t release him until he pays his $20,000 bill in full

Alex Austin, a 28-year-old teacher from Modesto, California, broke two vertebrae when he dove into shallow ocean water in Guatemala on January 3.

An 8-year-old Guatemalan child died on Christmas Eve while in Border Patrol custody, agency says

A border patrol agent first noticed the child showing signs of potential illness on Monday while in custody, the agency said in a statement.
Hania Aguilar.

The father of a murdered 13-year-old girl was denied a visa to enter the US for her funeral

Noé Aguilar lives in Guatemala. His request for a visa to attend his daughter's funeral in the US was denied.
The volcano, located in the Central American county of Guatemala

Guatemalans told to evacuate as the country’s ‘volcano of fire’ begins to erupt

Disaster agency CONRED said on Sunday: "At this time, incandescent pulses that reach up to 400 meters above the crater and ash fall were reported."