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Stories with place: Tegucigalpa
  • Arrest order issued for vice president of Honduran Congress 
    Updated: Jun-30-15 11:22 pm

    TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras - Honduras' Supreme Court has ordered the arrest of the vice president of Congress and 15 other people accused of defrauding the country's health care system in a corruption scandal that has sparked large street protests.

  • Honduran tycoon involved in long land fight dies at 91 
    Updated: Jun-23-15 8:47 pm

    TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras - Miguel Facusse, a wealthy Honduran businessman involved in a two-decade fight with poor farmers who invaded his palm plantations on the Atlantic coast, died Tuesday in the capital, his family said. He was 91.

  • US tourist rescued after 16 hours adrift in Honduras 
    Updated: Jun-13-15 12:29 am

    TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras - An 18-year-old U.S. tourist has been rescued off the coast of Honduras after strong winds and currents pushed his kayak out to sea for a 16-hour ordeal.

  • US tourist rescued after 16 hours adrift in Honduras 
    Updated: Jun-12-15 4:19 pm

    TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras - An 18-year-old U.S. tourist has been rescued off the coast of Honduras after strong winds and currents pushed his kayak out to sea for a 16-hour ordeal.