| Mar 12, 2015
| 11:42 AM
World Cup quarterfinalist Costa Rica will face Jamaica in its CONCACAF Gold Cup opener July 8 at StubHub Center in Carson. That Group B game will begin at 5 p.m., to be followed by Canada-El Salvador at 7:30.
The defending champion United States,...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 5:21 PM
An immigration appeals court has upheld the deportation of a former Salvadoran general living in Florida, finding him complicit in the rape and murder of three American Maryknoll nuns and the torture of political prisoners.
Testimony in the case...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Conservative radio commentator Rush Limbaugh and others have blamed the current measles outbreak on children illegally crossing the southern border of the U.S.
"Children sick, healthy, you name it — poor, ill-educated, just tens of thousands of...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 8:04 PM
"They call it Door of the Devil," wrote Times journalist Laurie Becklund in 1983, "a craggy spot not far from downtown San Salvador where the earth ends, plunging into a sheer, mist-filled ravine."
Becklund had been reporting from El Salvador for nearly...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 2:29 PM
After Archbishop Oscar Romero was shot to death as he said Mass, Danlio Macias’ family mourned as if one of its own had been killed.
“I see these photos,” Macias said, eyes red with tears as he visited the site of Romero’s...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 7:38 AM
SAN SALVADOR - El arzobispo de San Salvador Oscar Arnulfo Romero, asesinado en 1980 y cuya beatificación fue aprobada hoy por el papa Francisco, fue considerado "la voz de los sin voz" por su defensa de los derechos humanos y sociales en los años...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 7:15 PM
His was one of the first and most credible voices to criticize human-rights atrocities by a Salvadoran regime that the U.S. was backing. And it cost him his career as an American diplomat.
Robert E. White, a former ambassador who became an outspoken...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 8:33 PM
During the 1980s, El Salvador was the single largest recipient of U.S. military hardware and weaponry in the Western Hemisphere. Although the Central American country's civil war ended in 1992, the guns, grenades and bullets linger, as do their...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 12:31 PM
SAN SALVADOR - Víctimas del conflicto armado salvadoreño marcharon hoy por San Salvador par rechazar la decisión de la Alcaldía de la ciudad de dar a una calle el nombre del fallecido militar Roberto D'Aubuisson, presunto autor intelectual del asesinato...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 5:33 PM
Have you ever wondered what a world without abortion might actually look like?
Let me amend that: There will obviously never be a world without abortion. Have you ever wondered what a world without legal abortion would look like?
If so, look no...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 8:34 AM
Las Rozas (Madrid), 2 jun (EFE).- La selección española tomó el lunes rumbo al Mundial de Brasil 2014 vía Washington, donde ultimará su preparación con un amistoso el próximo sábado ante El Salvador, con el delantero Diego Costa listo...