- Lawyer for former Guatemalan dictator shot dead in capital Updated: Jun-03-15 6:43 pm
GUATEMALA CITY - The lawyer representing former dictator Efrain Rios Montt against genocide charges was shot to death Wednesday in the capital, Guatemalan authorities said.
- Guatemalan protesters demand president quit over corruption Updated: May-30-15 9:16 pm
GUATEMALA CITY - Guatemalans angry over corruption scandals protested on the capital's main square Saturday, pressing their demands that President Otto Perez Molina resign.
- Guatemala interior minister resigns amid political crisis Updated: May-21-15 6:16 pm
GUATEMALA CITY - Guatemala's interior minister and three other Cabinet officials stepped down Thursday amid a growing political crisis over corruption scandals that have prompted calls for President Otto Perez Molina and others close to him to resign.
- Guatemalan president vows to stay in office despite protests Updated: May-18-15 7:48 pm
GUATEMALA CITY - Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina has said he will stay in office through his full term ending in January 2016 despite massive protests against government corruption.
- Guatemala congress picks new VP in wake of customs scandal Updated: May-14-15 6:33 pm
GUATEMALA CITY - Guatemala's congress selected a successor Thursday for the vice president who resigned over a widening customs corruption scandal that implicated her top aide.