November 22, 2020

Mexican Senate backs cannabis legalization

Posted: Sunday, November 22, 2020. 1:07 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: A four-fifths majority of the Mexican Senate on Thursday passed a bill aimed at curbing violent […]
November 15, 2020

Mexico ignores COVID-19 prevention best practices, ends up with over 1 million cases

Posted: Sunday, November 15, 2020. 8:41 pm CST. By BBN Staff: Confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Mexico have exceeded 1 million, with the number of deaths […]
November 13, 2020

Guatemalan authorities arrest a Mexican pilot,60, for smuggling $14 million worth of cocaine and shooting at police

Posted: Friday, November 13, 2020. 8:52 pm CST. By BBN Staff: Guatemalan authorities have arrested Mexican pilot Joel Amaya, 60, for smuggling US$14 million worth of […]
November 6, 2020

Eta death toll across Central America rises above 150 

Posted: Friday, November 6, 2020. 10:16 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Guatemalan President, Alejandro Giammattei, says at least 100 people were feared dead in a town […]
November 6, 2020

Storm Eta kills at least 70 in Central America due to landslides and flooding

Posted: Friday, November 6, 2020. 1:01 pm CST. Photo Credit: Reuters By Aaron Humes: Former Category Four Hurricane Eta, churning east-northeast of Belize City at the moment, […]
November 6, 2020

Panama and Guyana preparing to join Latin American hemp rush

Posted: Friday, November 6, 2020. 12:02 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Hemp Today reports that as Latin America embraces hemp production, Guyana and Panama have joined the […]
October 19, 2020
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Sinking Venezuelan oil tanker could dump 80 million gallons of oil into the sea

Posted: Monday, October 19, 2020. 6:05 pm CST. By BBN Staff: The FSO Nabarima, an oil tanker currently in the Gulf of Paria, off the coast […]
October 9, 2020

Costa Rica re-opening to flights from Central American countries including Belize, next week

Posted: Friday, October 9, 2020. 4:11 pm CST. By BBN Staff: As the region makes an attempt to revive its tourism sector, which was completely shut […]