Latin America

US churches revive “sanctuary” plan for Central American refugees

Mass roundups ordered by Obama administration of undocumented migrants continue

Latin America

Texas killer who battled his own lawyers to be executed gets his wish

Daniel López fought to be given lethal injection rather than linger on death row for decades

Latin America

Trump at the US-Mexico border: “A wall would save us a lot of money”

Republican presidential contender reaches out to the Latino community by promising jobs

Latin America

Civil rights groups dismiss Trump’s trip to Texas-Mexico border

Activists say Republican presidential contender only wants to conduct a “reality show”

LATIN AMERICA

Tensions between Mexico and Texas rise over border

Governor of the US state, Rick Perry, slams Mexico for its security failures

LATIN AMERICA

“They didn’t even respect the immigrants after they died”

Texas officials open investigation after discovering bodies buried in unidentified graves

LATIN AMERICA

Dozens of unidentified bodies found in Texas town known for migrant crossings

Remains were located inside plastic bags or were in direct contact with the earth

LATIN AMERICA

US fears coffee rust disease may destabilize Central America

More than 500,000 jobs could be lost in coming years if plague is not contained, says USAID

LATIN AMERICA

Texas executes a Mexican national despite international pressure

Residents of Miacatlán hoped until the last minute that clemency would be granted