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Lionel Messi's brace helps Argentina beat Honduras 3-0, extend unbeaten run ahead of World Cup
Football

Lionel Messi's brace helps Argentina beat Honduras 3-0, extend unbeaten run ahead of World Cup

Messi scored in each half in the meeting at Miami's Hard Rock Stadium as Lionel Scaloni's men extended their unbeaten run to 34 games ahead of the FIFA World Cup in Qatar later this year.

Migration gets top billing as Joe Biden hosts hemisphere leaders
World

Migration gets top billing as Joe Biden hosts hemisphere leaders

There is widespread agreement that relief must target growth and stability for entire communities in which migrants live, not just migrants

Man interprets live football match for his blind friend; watch heartwarming video here
World

Man interprets live football match for his blind friend; watch heartwarming video here

The clip shows Cesar using a soccer board to interpret the game for his friend Carlos who is visually impaired

FIFA World Cup Qualifying: Panama upset much-changed USA, Mexico go top
Sports

FIFA World Cup Qualifying: Panama upset much-changed USA, Mexico go top

Panama moved up into third place in the CONCACAF standings with the victory, level on eight points with the USA, who are second.

Uproar mounts over reports of border agents abusing Haitian migrants in Texas
World

Uproar mounts over reports of border agents abusing Haitian migrants in Texas

Pictures by AFP photographer Paul Ratje and video footage appeared to show riders swinging their long reins to threaten migrants and push them back toward the river

Why US is launching mass expulsion of Haitian migrants from Texas
World

Why US is launching mass expulsion of Haitian migrants from Texas

The rapid expulsions were made possible by a pandemic-related authority adopted by former president Donald Trump in March 2020 that allows for migrants to be immediately removed from the country without an opportunity to seek asylum

I-League 2021: Love for football made Clayvin Zuniga travel to India, wants title to make it more memorable
Sports

I-League 2021: Love for football made Clayvin Zuniga travel to India, wants title to make it more memorable

While players often switch clubs and countries for better prospects and salaries, football means a lot more to Clayvin Zuniga. It's a medium that helped him beat poverty. Through it he wants to see the world.

At least four dead, hundreds forced out of homes as Hurricane Eta batters Honduras, Nicaragua
World

At least four dead, hundreds forced out of homes as Hurricane Eta batters Honduras, Nicaragua

A forecast shows Eta taking a turn over Central America and then reforming as a tropical storm in the Caribbean, possibly reaching Cuba on Sunday and southern Florida on Monday

'Historic' treaty banning nuclear weapons to enter into force after 90 days, says United Nations
World

'Historic' treaty banning nuclear weapons to enter into force after 90 days, says United Nations

Honduras became the 50th country to ratify the landmark treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons, the UN said on Saturday, in a move hailed by anti-nuclear activists but strongly opposed by the US and the other major nuclear powers

Coronavirus Outbreak: CONCACAF confirms postponement of 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers
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Coronavirus Outbreak: CONCACAF confirms postponement of 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers

CONCACAF said in a statement the games would now take place next March, saying the decision had been taken in conjunction with world governing body FIFA.

Homeland Security report says migrant arrests at US-Mexico border fell 28% in a month due to ‘tightened controls’
World

Homeland Security report says migrant arrests at US-Mexico border fell 28% in a month due to ‘tightened controls’

The number of migrants detained after entering the US across the southern border fell 28 percent in June from May as both the United States and Mexico tightened controls, the Department of Homeland Security announced on Tuesday.

Boston and US suburbs seeing ‘economic boom’ aided by demographic shifts as Central American immigration increases in region
World

Boston and US suburbs seeing ‘economic boom’ aided by demographic shifts as Central American immigration increases in region

The demographic shifts are transforming the Boston area and helping fuel its economic boom, said Luc Schuster, director of Boston Indicators project.

CONCACAF Gold Cup 2019: Curacao hold last year's runners-up Jamaica 1-1, both advance to quarter-finals
Sports

CONCACAF Gold Cup 2019: Curacao hold last year's runners-up Jamaica 1-1, both advance to quarter-finals

Curacao held Jamaica to a 1-1 draw as Jamaica were unable to convert their many chances after scoring their opening goal in the 13th minute by Shamar Nicholson

World Refugee Day tomorrow: UN report says 71 million displaced globally due to war, persecution and other violence
World

World Refugee Day tomorrow: UN report says 71 million displaced globally due to war, persecution and other violence

A record of 71 million people have been displaced worldwide from war, persecution and other violence, the United Nations refugee agency said Wednesday

International friendlies: Philippe Coutinho inspires Brazil to 7-0 thrashing of 10-man Honduras ahead of Copa America
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International friendlies: Philippe Coutinho inspires Brazil to 7-0 thrashing of 10-man Honduras ahead of Copa America

Philippe Coutinho helped Brazil prepare for a Copa America without Neymar after 10-man Honduras were comprehensively thrashed 7-0 in Porto Alegre

Mexico asks for investigation into use of force against migrant caravan; 25 arrested in latest attempt to cross US border
World

Mexico asks for investigation into use of force against migrant caravan; 25 arrested in latest attempt to cross US border

Mexico called on the United States on Thursday to investigate the use of force by border patrol agents against members of a Central American migrant caravan who tried to rush the US-Mexican border on New Year day.

Honduran migrants stop to rest by a river in Mexico en route their march to the United States
World

Honduran migrants stop to rest by a river in Mexico en route their march to the United States

Over a thousand Honduran migrants escaping poverty and violence halted at a river in Mexico to bathe and relax before resuming their march towards the United States,

Donald Trump says letting people enter US illegally 'unfair' to those waiting years to legally obtain green card
World

Donald Trump says letting people enter US illegally 'unfair' to those waiting years to legally obtain green card

According to Cato Institute, a libertarian think tank, Indians would have to wait for decades and in some cases as much as 151 years to get a green card.

Caravan of Honduran migrants resume march toward US; Donald Trump calls for immediate change of immigration laws
World

Caravan of Honduran migrants resume march toward US; Donald Trump calls for immediate change of immigration laws

A growing caravan of Honduran migrants streamed through southern Mexico on Sunday heading toward the United States, after making an end-run around Mexican agents who briefly blocked them at the Guatemalan border.

Mexico opens border to migrant women and children from Honduras; caravan plans to travel to US
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Mexico opens border to migrant women and children from Honduras; caravan plans to travel to US

Mexican authorities on Saturday allowed dozens of women and children from the Honduran migrant caravan to pass into its territory, the country's ambassador to Guatemala said.