The U.S. Department of Homeland Security on Wednesday announced plans to withdraw from a court settlement limiting the government's ability to detain immigrant children beyond 20 days, saying it would hope to detain families longer and expedite their..
For the past 20 years, photographer and TED Fellow Jon Lowenstein has documented the migrant journey from Latin America to the United States, one of the largest transnational migrations in world history. Sharing photos from his decade-long project..
A new poll shows that a majority of Americans think the government is mishandling the situation at the southern border and favor ways to help asylum seekers gain legal status. Veuer’s Justin Kircher explains.
Alejandro Giammattei has just been elected Guatemala's new president, but he is already talking about changing a controversial migration deal the Central American country signed with the Trump administration last month. Ryan Brooks reports.
The Honduran foreign minister said they will analyze any U.S. plan to have them become a “safe third country.” According to Reuters, he said they have not received an official proposal to help contain migration north. President Donald Trump has..
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi criticizes U.S. treatment of migrants during a visit to Guatemala, and raised doubts about whether the Central American country could cope with a migration deal agreed with the Trump administration. Rough cut (no reporter..
First of all, don't panic. Jim Cramer did warn that choppiness was here to stay. Following a rally Tuesday, stocks plunged at the open after a series of central bank rate cuts across the globe. Naturally, America's Tweeter-in-chief Donald Trump..
Author and National Book Award finalist, Marie Arana, tells us about her newest book Silver, Sword, and Stone, a powerful narrative about the three enduring forces that have defined Latin America, and its people, since pre-Columbian times.
Taylor Swift to Hold Concert in
NYC's Central Park Next Month.
On 'Good Morning America,' the pop superstar announced that the surprise
live show will be on August 22.
Beforehand, 'Good Morning America's' Twitter account teased in a video..
President Donald Trump said he agreed to drop the threat of economic sanctions against Guatemala, Reuters reports. This comes after the country said it would implement new measures aimed at reducing U.S. asylum claims. The American Civil Liberties..
Filmmaker Matthew Cooke talks with journalist John Carlos Frey, whose new book, "Sand and Blood," takes a 30-year look at America's immigration policies and a growing "stealth war" along the U.S.-Mexico border.
Guatemala decided not to stick to a safe third country agreement where they would need to take in more asylum seekers. In response, President Donald Trump said he’s considering a “ban,” tariffs or remittance fees on Guatemala. According to..
Loggerhead turtles are a critically endangered species that roam throughout the Caribbean. They are found in Mexico, Belize and the waters all around Central and South America. They grow to an enormous size, reaching weights well over 1,000lbs. They..
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with Mexico's Foreign Minister ahead of a Monday deadline on a deal that removed tariff threats on Mexican exports in exchange for Mexico's cutting the number of Central American migrants heading to the U.S...
Panama has become the first country in Central America to ban all single-use plastic bags.
In Panama City, signs with the phrase “less bags, more life” reminded passersby that the measure had gone into effect.
It's an effort to curb pollution on..
These are the horrors LGBTQ+ asylum seekers from Central America face waiting for entry into the U.S.
This video, "These Sustainable Homes in Mexico Receive & Protect LGBTQ Migrants", first appeared on
Area 51 has been the focal point of alien conspiracy theories in America for decades. The remote military base in the Nevada desert has a lot of history. It has been associated with aliens almost since its inception. In 1954, President Eisenhower..
A man armed with a rifle threw incendiary devices at an immigration jail in Washington state early Saturday morning. According to Newser, he was then was found dead after four police officers arrived and opened fire. Officers responded at about 4am to..
President Donald Trump is expected to sign a major immigration deal with Guatemala early next week. According to Business Insider, those seeking asylum in the US could be sent to Guatemala instead. It's unclear how Guatemala would deal with such an..
FILE PHOTO: Guatemala's President Jimmy Morales is seen before a family photo during a meeting of the Central American Integration System (SICA), in Guatemala City, Guatemala June 5, 2019. President Donald Trump will meet with Guatemalan President..
As a new Trump administration policy on Central America asylum-seekers rapidly expands, family separations are increasingly complicated by a formidable barrier: an international border. Yahaira Jacquez reports.
Court Rules That Trump Cannot Block Twitter Critics In their decision, the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said the president blocking people betrays the first amendment. Circuit Judge Barrington Parker, via ruling The move follows a similar ruling..
SWTPmonkey - by Jack Wright Meet Ollie, the adorable squirrel monkey who can spin, jump, pop lids off cans of crisps, and disassemble wooden toy puzzles ON DEMAND. The 10 month old brightly coloured simian, native to Central and South America, may be..
The Caribbean is a top destination for many tourists during the summer months. But, after six Americans have died while visiting the Dominican Republic, it's worth knowing which countries are safe and which aren't.