| Jun 20, 2014
| 7:09 PM
Facing pressure to address a widening crisis on the Southwest border, the Obama administration announced new measures Friday to detain, process and ultimately deport the growing numbers of Central American children and families who already are...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Claudia Sanchez crouched on a grassy slope alongside the railroad tracks, breast-feeding her 10-month-old daughter, Heather.
It had already been a long journey from Honduras to central Mexico, clinging with her baby to the top of a rickety train. They...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 2:11 PM
A Chicago area native is among the crew members of a shipwreck salvage company who have been held for a month in a Honduras jail after authorities accused them of gun smuggling.
Steve Matanich, 34, who grew up in Joliet, Mokena and New Lenox, was one...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 5:09 PM
With tens of thousands of vulnerable children crossing into the United States from Mexico without their parents, border states are facing a humanitarian crisis.
Many of the children being apprehended at the border are fleeing unspeakable violence in...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 6:15 AM
Half of the sweet 16 cast is complete. Raise your hand if you had Mexico, Chile, Greece and Costa Rica, who represent half of the qualifiers so far. With your other hand, reach into your pocket and dig out cash to buy a lottery ticket -- because you are...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 6:12 AM
FIFA has charged Luis Suarez for the biting incident in Tuesday's World Cup win over Uruguay.
It is the third such incident in Suarez's career, and if the panel finds Suarez guilty of the assault, he can be banned for between two matches and 24 months....
| Jun 25, 2014
| 6:25 AM
Yesterday in one sentence: Luis Suarez really bit someone again, England bored us again, Greece went through on a soft late penalty and there might not be a more enjoyable team in the tournament than Colombia.
What’s on tap: Bosnia and Herzegovina...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 10:55 AM
The United States will open play in the 2014 World Cup on June 16 in Natal, Brazil, in a Group G game against Ghana, a team that has eliminated it from the last two tournaments.
The Americans were drawn into Group G along with Germany and Portugal....
| Jul 12, 2013
| 9:02 PM
MIAMI GARDENS — Honduras is through to the knockout stage of the Gold Cup after downing neighbor El Salvador 1-0 with a stoppage time stunner.
Jorge Claros brought the pro-Honduras crowd of 28,713 at Sun Life Stadium to a frenzy when he fooled...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 5:06 AM
After her ex-boyfriend's brother was attacked with a pipe and knife, and then decapitated, Daisy Gutierrez called her father and told him that she had "fixed the problem," authorities say.
Then, Cook County prosecutors contend, Gutierrez's new boyfriend...
| Oct 16, 2013
Honduras se clasificó hoy al Mundial de Brasil 2014 al empatar 2-2 en Kingston con Jamaica en un partido en el que a los pupilos del colombiano Luis Fernando Suárez les bastaba un punto para lograr su objetivo.
La de Brasil será la tercera participación...