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The long road south

...basically boiling every day ... it was too dangerous," he said.They had to scrap their plans to bike through Central America, flying to Bogota, Colombia, where it was still too hot to cycle safely. It wasn't until Ecuador that they got...
Burns named to national Catholic service board

...engages in peacebuilding in places like the Central African Republic, Jerusalem, Gaza and the West Bank, and in Central America is advocating for support for unaccompanied children fleeing their home countries."In one of our largest current...
A Bishop's Perspective: Immigration reform urgently needed

...number of impoverished families in Central America are being forced to make the otherwise...Migration to our country from Mexico and Central America is driven by the "push" of severe...development and civil society in Mexico and Central America.
A Trip South: The final pass Southeast Alaska, to tail-riding the dry season through the western states, then comforting rain showers in Central America, calming cloud coverage in the Andes, tailwinds on the Altiplano and a dry, warm autumn on the Carretera Austral...
Deportations dip by 30 percent in Pacific Northwest

...people seeking asylum who arrive at the southern border. Large numbers of East Africans and women from Mexico and Central America are transferred to the detention center in Tacoma.Nonetheless, the number of people her office has provided guidance...
Tourism courting Indian, South American travelers

...Argentina. Future itineraries will likely extend to Santiago, Chile, and organizers also see growth potential in Central America, specifically Mexico, said Tania Hancock, a tourism sales manager with Visit Anchorage who was present on the South...
Ronaldo hat trick brings Portugal to World Cup

...Wednesday night, when Uruguay defends a 5-0 advantage against Jordan.World Cup Qualifiers To Date:NORTH AND CENTRAL AMERICA AND CARIBBEAN - Costa Rica, Honduras, United StatesEUROPE - Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, England...
Bird bits: The little warbler who 'skips like a rock'

...flattened pointy bill are flycatching tools.These warblers will soon begin long night flights toward Mexico and Central America. The Wilson's warbler is the only migrant warbler found in tropical high plains during the winter. Plumage of adults...
Immigration reform advice from the Bible

...majority of migrants who enter our country without legal permission are from the poverty-stricken regions of Mexico and Central America. Like previous generations of immigrants, undocumented immigrants come to the United States hoping to find work...
A Trip South: The curse of the gringo

One of the most valuable experiences of traveling Central America is the opportunity to be a victim of discrimination...continue to see along the Pacific coast of North and Central America.Now we're in Panama and I'm as confused as ever...


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