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Romania, Honduras recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital

JERUSALEM – The leaders of Romania and Honduras have announced they will recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, following the lead of President Donald Trump. Romanian Prime Minister Viorica Dancila and Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez delivered their announcements Sunday at the American I


Romania and Honduras Tell AIPAC Conference They're Moving Embassies to Jerusalem

Romania and Honduras will be moving their embassies to Jerusalem. The official announcement for Romania was made Sunday at the AIPAC Policy Conference in Washington, D.C., by Romanian Prime Minister Viorica Dăncilă, according to The Times of Israel.


Chupacabra Suspected of Killing Second Person in Honduras

A month after being blamed for the mysterious death of a farm worker in a Honduran village, the infamous chupacabra is suspected of killing yet another person in a nearby community. The bizarre initial incident occurred in mid-February when a man was bitten on the foot by an unseen predator and his


Fyffes expelled from ETI over failure to address alleged labour abuses at melon plantation in Honduras

"Union row costs Fyffes its ethical recognition", 25 March 2019. ...The Ethical Trading Initiative (ETI), a UK state-funded body that promotes workers’ rights, yesterday announced that it had terminated the Irish fruit multinational’s membership due to concerns over the treatment of workers at a mel


Aw! Ben Higgins’ Girlfriend Jessica Clarke Calls Him ‘My Greatest Blessing’ In Honor of His 30th Birthday

So adorable! In honor of former Bachelor star Ben Higgins’ 30th birthday, his girlfriend, Jessica Clarke, posted a sweet message on Instagram. “Two of my favorite guys had big bdays!” the brunette beauty captioned the snap of herself with her beau and her brother Phil Clarke on Sunday, March 24. “Be


Which Countries Border Honduras?

Officially known as the Republic of Honduras, Honduras is a sovereign republic that is located in Central America. The nation is bordered to the southeast by Nicaragua and by Guatemala to the west. El Salvador forms the border to the southwest. The nation is also bordered by the Pacific Ocean to the


Mount students spend spring break helping children in Honduras

As some students enjoyed their spring break relaxing at home or on a beach, a group of Mount Aloysius College students and staff spent a week volunteering their time at an orphanage in Honduras.


Spring break trip contributes to efforts to alleviate malnutrition in Honduras

Thirteen undergraduate students at the Altoona, Schuylkill and University Park campuses observed National Nutrition Month in a fitting way: traveling to Honduras for a spring break service learning trip through Healthy Niños Honduras, a Pennsylvania-based organization that focuses on helping childre


Gate City native serves abroad in Honduras

GATE CITY — As a freshman in college, Caleb Gore had never been on an airplane, let alone traveled out of the country. But as he approaches his senior year, Gore now has two international trips under his belt, both to the Central American country of Honduras. While there, he and other college studen


From Honduras To Utah: Coffee's Journey To Your Cup Pt 2

This story is part two of a feature series about agriculture in Honduras. If you didn’t hear part one, we heard UPR’s agriculture reporter Bronson Teichert talk about how much money Honduran farmers make growing coffee and how they are becoming more efficient business owners.


Extreme Overlanding: The Roco4x4 Adventure Week in Honduras

2018 marked a milestone for the Roco4x4 Adventure Week (RAW) since it would be the first year that the event was held internationally. It has become globally accepted that the internet has made the world a smaller place. We are connected in one form or another during most hours of the day, and we ha


Soulfires: Following the Heart of Christ to Honduras

Gracie Murphree looks at the stacks of important files in front of her—each one with the power to save lives—and shakes her head in disbelief. It’s been 13 years since God placed her in this position. A miracle happened to bring her here. There is no other way to explain it.


Border Patrol says detention centers are full, starts releasing apprehended migrants

The Border Patrol released 50 recently apprehended migrants here Tuesday, the first of several hundred border-crossers who officials say will soon be freed because there is no room to hold them.


HONDURAS: Dark Angels F.A. 3-Peat Champions

Season III of the Liga de Football Americano Femenina de Honduras (LIFAFEMH) in Spanish or Womens American Football League of Honduras under the banner of the Federacion Nacional de Football Americano de Honduras (FENAFAH) opened on Sunday, October 28th, 2018 with four teams competing; Dark Angels F


Battle of La Trinidad - Honduras' Yorktown

November 11, 1827, on a nondescript little hill twenty miles south of Tegucigalpa. A small group, maybe 150 men, lay behind whatever cover they could find or make, and waited. Some chatted quietly with their companions, a few chewed a piece of dried meat or tortilla, remnants of a hasty breakfast, a


Press groups condemn killing of Honduras journalist

MEXICO CITY – Press groups are condemning the weekend slaying of a Honduran television journalist. The InterAmerican Press Association says Gabriel Hernandez was shot to death Sunday in the southern province of Valle.


Asylum seekers waiting in Mexico seek to stay in US

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Several asylum seekers who are being forced to wait in Mexico while their cases wind through U.S. immigration court told a judge Tuesday that they are afraid to return to Mexico as they await their next hearing — a development that introduces a new wrinkle to a major U.S. policy shi


With Thousands Of Migrants Crossing The Border Daily, We Asked 'Why Now?'

Irsi Castillo clutches her three year-old daughter to her chest to shield her from the wind. They've just crossed the Rio Grande and stepped onto U.S. soil in El Paso, Texas after traveling from Honduras.


Honduras to ‘Immediately’ Move Diplomatic Mission to Jerusalem

Honduras President Juan Orlando Hernandez announced his country’s plans to move its diplomatic mission in Israel from Tel Aviv to Yerushalayim. Hernandez made the announcement Sunday during the 2019 American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) conference in Washington.


2019 Gold Cup field set: Which 16 teams will compete for glory?

With the Concacaf Nations League Qualifiers finished, we now know the full field for the 2019 Gold Cup. Canada, Jamaica and eight other nations join the six countries to reach the 2018 World Cup Qualifying Hexagonal — United States, Mexico, Costa Rica, Honduras, Panama and Trinidad and Tobago — to m