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6.8-magnitude quake hits Guatemala, second in eight days

San Marcos was hit by earthquakes in 2012 and 2014 that left dozens dead.

Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull mocks Donald Trump over ''Russian guy'' at media party

Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull mocks Donald Trump over ''Russian guy'' at media party

Turnbull was one of the first foreign leaders Trump spoke to after he took office on Jan. 20.
 

Hurricane, earthquake hit Central America

Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega declared a national emergency to handle both potential disasters.
 

Flags at half mast as Italy mourns earthquake dead

Flags at half mast as Italy mourns earthquake dead

Flags flew at half mast across Italy today as the country observed a day of mourning for the victims of an earthquake that killed nearly 300 people.

El Salvador gang truce mediator released from detention

El Salvador released on Monday Raul Mijango, the mediator of a controversial gang truce who was arrested in early May, but the legal proceedings against him will continue, authorities said.

Panama Papers leak: Authorities raid Mossack Fonseca office, seize documents

Panama Papers leak: Authorities raid Mossack Fonseca office, seize documents

Authorities in El Salvador on Friday raided the local offices of Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca, seizing documents and equipment, the country's attorney general's office said.

New Year's homicide toll rises in El Salvador

The Central American nation of El Salvador is off to a bloody start to the new year after a shockingly violent 2015.

El Salvador starts new year with 13 violent deaths

Thirteen people died in separate violent incidents in El Salvador on Friday, including five gang members who tried to gun down police, authorities said.

El Salvador ex-football chief arrested in FIFA probe

El Salvador ex-football chief arrested in FIFA probe

He was apprehended in a seaside residential complex south of the capital by elite police officers.

El Salvador court OKs extradition in FIFA scandal

El Salvador court OKs extradition in FIFA scandal

Vasquez is facing trial for allegedly pocketing payroll taxes that his furniture company was supposed to pay for its employees.

6 males, at least 3 from street gangs, killed in El Salvador

Authorities in El Salvador say at least one suspected Mara street gang member and three other males were found shot to death in house while two other suspected gang members died in an attack on a police station.

UAE, El Salvador ink air services agreement

The UAE has decided to deploy Emirates Airline, Etihad Airways, Air Arabia, RAK Airways and FlyDubai, while El Salvador will designate its airlines in due course.