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Guatemala builds private city to escape crime

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemalan developers are building a nearly independent city for the wealthy on the outskirts of a capital marred by crime and snarled by traffic.


John McAfee (AP photo)

Guatemala gov’t: McAfee to leave for US

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) – A Guatemala Interior Ministry official says John McAfee is leaving for the U.S. on Wednesday. The official says the software company founder has received written notice of his release from detention […]


John McAfee

McAfee hospitalized after being denied asylum

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Software company founder John McAfee was hospitalized briefly Thursday after being denied political asylum in Guatemala.


John McAfee (AP photo)

McAfee denied asylum; expected in Belize

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) – A Guatemalan official says software company founder John McAfee has been arrested in Guatemala City for entering the country illegally.


McAfee says he plans to seek asylum in Guatemala

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) – Surfacing in public for the first time in weeks, software company founder John McAfee says he plans to ask for asylum in Guatemala, saying he fears persecution in Belize.


Damage, injuries reported after strong Guatemalan earthquake

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) – A strong earthquake struck off the Pacific coast of Guatemala Wednesday morning, rocking the capital and shaking buildings as far away as Mexico City and El Salvador. Guatemala’s emergency management agency […]


Guatemala volcano eruption draws tourists (video)

ANTIGUA, Guatemala (AP) – The eruption of the long-simmering Volcan del Fuego terrified nearby villagers but it has become a major draw for visitors in the nearby colonial city of Antigua. Tourists walking Antigua’s cobblestone […]


33,000 fleeing Guatemala volcano eruption

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) – Guatemala’s head of emergency evacuations says more than 33,000 people are fleeing the eruption of a long-active volcano just outside one of the country’s most famous tourist attractions. Sergio Cabanas says […]



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