Honduran prosecutors allege fraud in dam project
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Prosecutors in Honduras say government officials and representatives of a controversial hydroelectric project conspired to get the dam approved.
Honduran prosecutors to charge another in activist’s murder
TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — Honduran prosecutors said Tuesday they plan to bring charges against a former executive who they allege was a mastermind behind the murder of environmental activist Berta Caceres.
The chief prosecutor's office said it would seek formal charges against Roberto David Castillo Mejia for his alleged role at a preliminary hearing Tuesday.
That hearing, however, was postponed at the request of Caceres' family.
Dam executive arrested in death of Honduran activist
TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — Honduran authorities arrested an executive with a dam development company Friday in the 2016 killing of indigenous and environmental activist Berta Caceres, calling him an intellectual author of a crime that sparked an international outcry.
Utah inmate prepares for parole after nearly 2 decades
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A 37-year-old man who has been in Utah State Prison for nearly two decades for killing a rival gang member may soon get parole after demonstrating a potential to turn his life around.