• Northern Virginia/Honduras drug ring: 28 arrested in alleged cocaine ring

    5/10/12 3:24 PM Comment

    More than two dozen people from Maryland and Virginia have been arrested for their roles in a Northern Virginia-based drug ring in which they allegedly trafficked cocaine from Honduras into the United States, officials say.

  • Honduras prison fire kills 358 people

    2/16/12 8:23 AM Comment

    A fire at an overcrowded prison in Honduras killed 358 people, officials confirmed Wednesday, making it the world's deadliest prison fire in a century. The local governor said an inmate called her moments before the blaze and screamed that he was going to set the prison on fire.