Articles about Honduras

At least five dead in prison violence in eastern Honduras

18 Jun 2021

World
At least five dead in prison violence in eastern Honduras

At least five people were killed when gunfire erupted inside a maximum-security prison in eastern Honduras, according to an official in the federal prosecutor's office who requested anonymity because he was not authorized to speak publicly.

2 weeks, 2 hurricanes: Category four storm 'Iota' hits Nicaragua

17 Nov 2020

World
2 weeks, 2 hurricanes: Category four storm 'Iota' hits Nicaragua

A category four storm has made landfall in Nicaragua mere two weeks after another storm had hit.

Former Honduran first lady Bonilla arrested on embezzlement charges

01 Mar 2018

World
Former Honduran first lady Bonilla arrested on embezzlement charges

Honduras's former first lady Rosa Elena Bonilla de Lobo, wife of Porfirio Lobo who was President from 2010 to 2014, was arrested on Wednesday on charges of embezzling millions of dollars of public funds, authorities said.

Massive 7.6 quake jolts Honduras, Mexico, tsunami warning issued

10 Jan 2018

World
Massive 7.6 quake jolts Honduras, Mexico, tsunami warning issued

A massive quake of magnitude 7.6 struck Honduras and northern Central America yesterday.