Jul 5, 2013 — Honduras is the murder capital of the world, according to U.N. figures. Its police and military remain weak despite U.S. assistance earmarked for improving law enforcement. Critics say the security forces are involved in widespread corruption and violence.
Jun 12, 2013 — When visiting San Pedro Sula, the bloodiest town in Honduras, it's advisable to arrive early in the morning, when the drug gangs are still asleep.
May 14, 2012 — By building a city from scratch, Honduras can fast-track reforms that could otherwise take centuries to achieve.
May 9, 2012 — Paul Romer, an economist at NYU, pitches a radical new idea to developing countries: why not build a city from scratch?
Feb 16, 2012 — The fire killed at least 356 people and now human rights groups are calling for Honduras to reform its prison system.
Feb 15, 2012 — Officials described a hellish scene in which many of the prisoners burned to death or suffocated in their cells.