Latest News for: Salvador life


No way out: A look inside El Salvador’s brutal gang culture

The Independent 27 Nov 2021
There is no room for ambiguity in El Salvador’s Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13) street gang; under the motto “Kill, Rape, Control,” they’ve wrested control of much of the country along with its rival gang, Barrio 18 ... El Salvador’s gang culture emerged out of a long cycle of violence and dispossession.

He’s been building a castle in the Colorado mountains for over 50 years. So what ...

Lamar Ledger 25 Nov 2021
On his website, Bishop claims his castle is the country’s — and maybe even the world’s — largest one-man project, though he’s only been on a plane twice in his life ... Visitors from El Salvador stopped Bishop to take pictures with him in front of his life’s work and he happily obliged.

Migrants pay smugglers $1.7BILLION a year to cross the southern border and are coming to ...

The Daily Mail 24 Nov 2021
A new report by the Migration Policy Institute, World Food Programme and the Civic Data Design Lab at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology reveals that Central American migrants pay about $1.7 billion every year to smugglers in search of a better life.

Government must draft crypto plan

Taipei Times 24 Nov 2021
With respect to the latter, one need look no further than the real-life example in El Salvador, where bitcoin has been the national currency facilitating even the smallest transactions at street food stalls, while shielding the country from inflationary pressures ... When El Salvador ...

Table Hoppin': Salvadoran-Mexican menu showcases Picosso owner's passion for food

Worcester Telegram 24 Nov 2021
He not only makes handmade pupusas (corn flatbread), by far the most popular street food in El Salvador, and traditional pastelitos (empanadas), but also Mexican sopes, chicarrones (fried pork rind tossed in salsa verde), tamales and tacos ... Ayala tells the story of how he fled war in El Salvador to seek safety and a better life in the United States.

Paulo Avelino and Janine Gutierrez get back together

Manila Bulletin 18 Nov 2021
Meanwhile, Paula’s (Sunshine Dizon) relationship with her younger suitor Luke (Fino Herrera) is on the rocks as she soon finds out that her daughter Koleene (Analain Salvador), who is unaware of her love life, also has a major crush on Luke, who also happens to be her schoolmate.

LGBTQ youth find refuge at church-run shelter in El Salvador

Washington Blade 17 Nov 2021
SAN SALVADOR, El SalvadorLGBTQ youth in El Salvador frequently face violence in their families and communities, and this abuse often happens with impunity ... The Anglican Episcopal Church of El Salvador in 2009 created its Sexual Diversity Ministry, a pastoral mission that brings together LGBTQ people and their communities.

MS-13 gang members face life in prison for murder, racketeering offenses in N.J.

NJ dot com 17 Nov 2021
Three MS-13 gang leaders from El Salvador face life in prison after being convicted of murder, racketeering and weapons offenses in New Jersey, authorities said ... Founded in Los Angeles, the “criminal gang” has members in El Salvador, Mexico and in the United States, including New Jersey, according to federal prosecutors.

Parade and taps players honor area veterans Thursday

Killeen Daily Herald 17 Nov 2021
Prior to the beginning of the parade, he explained that JROTC has given him a perspective of what life in the military might be like ... Samantha Salvador did the honors of playing the tune ... Salvador added that Maunakea had an influence on her life and met him through MECATX that retired Col.

Victims Of Domestic Violence Still Struggle To Get Asylum

The Birmingham Times 16 Nov 2021
After escaping the abuse and persecution from an active Mara 18 gang member in her native El Salvador, Milagro won her asylum case in the United States in August, on domestic-violence grounds ... “My life was always in danger, I filed a complaint [in El Salvador], but my case was not solved, and they did not help me at all,” said Milagro.

Foreign students returning to US, but below pre-COVID levels

Daily Times Chronicle 16 Nov 2021
1 ... In the meantime, the chemical engineering major has embraced the return of campus life after she attended classes remotely at home in El Salvador early in the pandemic ... "It is easier to differentiate and have a good life-work balance when everything is in-person and you have different interactions in different settings, not through a screen.". .

Trumpeters honor deceased veterans at Killeen cemetery

Killeen Daily Herald 12 Nov 2021
To begin the taps ceremony, Samantha Salvador played the 24-note tune at the grave of former MECATX board member Edwin Maunakea Jr. Salvador said it meant a lot to play taps at the grave of not only Maunakea but of other veterans ... Salvador added that Maunakea had an influence on her life and met him through MECATX that retired Col.

Looking for soccer support, US picks Ohio to host vs Mexico

The Roanoke Times 12 Nov 2021
CINCINNATI — In choosing new TQL Stadium for Friday night’s World Cup qualifier against Mexico, the U.S ... crowd,” U.S. coach Gregg Berhalter said ... 13 U.S ... The U.S ... Berhalter thought back to what he felt was a “hostile” environment for the U.S.’s opening qualifier in September at San Salvador’s Estadio Cuscatlán. “That brings their team to life,” he said ... .

The High Price of Doing Journalism in El Salvador

ProPublica 09 Nov 2021
This story was co-published with Retro Report and FRONTLINE as part of a collaboration that includes the documentary “Massacre in El Salvador.” ... Taken together, the evidence indicated that the El Mozote attack was part of a pattern set by El Salvador's military and political leadership ... It happens every day in El Salvador.

Kamal Haasan first Indian actor to be part of a Metaverse

The Times of India 08 Nov 2021
Mumbai. Producer, director, actor and politician Kamal Haasan is set to become the first Indian celebrity to have his own digital avatar in a metaverse ... “My life’s journey of over six decades will be my offering for this metaverse.” ... In September, 2021 El Salvador became the first country in the world to make Bitcoin a legal tenderView Details ... .