The attack by heavily armed men that killed 15 people took place while the victims were mining gold at a sacred site within their ancestral territory.
For decades, migration from Nicaragua has been low, but the number of people arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border from the Central American nation is now surging.
David Campbell Licona narrowly escaped capture from his mansion in 2016 and had been on the run ever since. The arrest suggests the role of the street gang in international cocaine trafficking could be growing.
Cristiana Chamorro, a member of Nicaragua’s most prominent family and a press freedom advocate, has been charged with money laundering, an accusation she says is designed to keep her out of the November presidential race.
George Henríquez is making history as he fights for the rights of marginalized Black and Indigenous populations of the Atlantic Coast.
Lawmakers are likely to pass new legislation that will track the income of foreign journalists and mandate jail time for false news.
Migrants from El Salvador, Nicaragua, Haiti, and Sudan would leave behind as many as 200,000 children who are American citizens.
“They buried our democracy, and now they’re burying our people.”
We're still dealing with the aftermath of atrocities committed by US allies in Central America during the Cold War.
“We’re going to keep resisting until this government resigns.”