Guatemala declares mudslide-hit community uninhabitable

2015-10-06 13:03

Guatemalan officials have weighed what to do with the site of a massive, acres-wide mudslide that might still hold hundreds of bodies and a surrounding area of largely untouched homes that has been declared uninhabitable.

Jewish community 'forced out' of Guatemala village

2014-08-29 06:08

A community of 230 Orthodox Jews from several countries have began leaving the Guatemalan Indian village where they have lived for six years after claims and counterclaims of discrimination and threats.

Tensions high as Pacaya spews rock, ash

2014-03-03 12:40

Guatemala authorities say the Pacaya volcano near Guatemala City has shot plumes of ash and vapor 3.7km high, while spewing glowing-hot rock.

Ex-dictator to be tried for genocide

2013-01-29 13:00

A Guatemalan judge has ordered former dictator Efrain Rios Montt to stand trial on charges of genocide for the slaughter of more than 1 750 native Maya people.

John McAfee denied asylum in Guatamala

2012-12-06 22:12

John McAfee has been denied political asylum in Guatemala, paving the way for his deportation to Belize.


Fuego volcano becoming more active

2015-05-16 14:26

Guatemala's Fuego volcano is becoming become more active, belching out increasing amounts of smoke and ash, officials say.

Killer quake hits Mexico, Guatemala

2014-07-07 18:47

A powerful earthquake has rattled southern Mexico and Guatemala leaving at least 3 dead.

Guatemala massacre officer in US trial

2013-09-27 19:01

Former Guatemalan soldiers have recalled the massacre details at the trial of a former colleague.

McAfee wants to return to US

2012-12-08 23:18

US software guru John McAfee, fighting deportation from Guatemala to Belize to face questions about the slaying of a neighbour, says he wants to return to the United States.

John McAfee - increasingly bizarre tale

2012-12-04 22:21

Prostitutes, gun-toting bodyguards, experimental drugs, police raids, poisoned dogs, murder, elaborate disguises, cloak-and-dagger interviews: welcome to the incredible world of John McAfee.

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