- Death toll in Guatemala slide reaches 253, with 374 missing Updated: Oct-09-15 7:07 pm
GUATEMALA CITY - The death toll from the mammoth landslide that buried a neighborhood on the outskirts of Guatemala's capital has risen to 253 as the search for victims enters its second week. Nearly 400 people were still missing Friday.
- Guatemala ring leader ordered held in protective isolation Updated: Oct-06-15 5:16 pm
GUATEMALA CITY - A judge in Guatemala has ordered the alleged leader of a customs corruption scandal to be held in protective isolation at a maximum security prison amid fears for his life.
- Guatemalan national sentenced to prison for trafficking Updated: Sep-30-15 4:08 pm
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - A Pawtucket man has been sentenced to federal prison for trafficking heroin.
- Guatemala names interim vice president amid political crisis Updated: Sep-16-15 9:44 pm
GUATEMALA CITY - Guatemala's congress has named Juan Alfonso Fuentes Soria as vice president amid a political scandal that forced the president and vice president to resign and has both in jail facing corruption charges.
- Former first lady, comedian compete for Guatemala president Updated: Sep-15-15 6:47 pm
GUATEMALA CITY - Guatemala's electoral tribunal has declared a television comedian and a former first lady the top two finishers in the Sept. 6 presidential vote.
- Guatemala's presidential front-runner visits Rhode Island Updated: Sep-12-15 5:44 pm
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Guatemala's presidential front-runner and popular television comedian Jimmy Morales says the time has come to end corruption in the Central American nation.
- Guatemala's rock star: Quiet jurist who took down president Updated: Sep-11-15 7:18 pm
GUATEMALA CITY - Guatemala's newest celebrity is a tall, stoic, 60-year-old jurist with thinning hair and a gray beard, who can't walk the streets without people approaching to shake his hand or snap a photo with him.