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33 Bizarre New Ant Species Discovered

A total of 33 previously unknown ant species have been discovered in Central America and the Caribbean. The nearly blind ants live in leaf litter and rotten logs in rainforests and are all quite tiny, each less than one-twelfth of an inch (2 millimeters) in length, according to new research.   Full story

Student survives 16 hours adrift in ocean

   Aspiring marine biologist Heather Barnes, 20, was snorkeling off Honduras when she was carried away by a current. It pushed her out to sea, where she drifted for 16 hours before the current carried her back. NBC’s Tamron Hall reports.

Immigrant sentenced for possessing 27 guns

A Honduras man has been sentenced to more than eight years in prison for possession of 27 guns by some who was in the United States illegally. Full story

Honduras: Charred body belongs to journalist

The charred and mutilated body of a man found on the bank of a lagoon in the northern city of San Pedro Sula is that of a missing journalist, Honduran authorities confirmed Wednesday. Full story

Honduras: Charred body may be missing journalist

There is "strong evidence" a charred and mutilated body found Tuesday in the northern city of San Pedro Sula is that of a Honduran journalist missing since last month, police said. Full story

Remains of kidnapped journalist believed found in Honduras

TEGUCIGALPA (Reuters) - Honduran police said on Tuesday they believe a headless torso found in a part of the country ravaged by Mexican drug cartels is that of a popular television journalist kidnapped last month. Full story

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  Boaters rescued after 4 days lost at sea

Eight boaters, including two American teens, were rescued by the U.S. Coast Guard on Wednesday after spending four days lost at sea off the coast of Honduras. NBC’s Thomas Roberts reports.

  On immigration, we need to 'bring people out of the shadows'

Author Sonia Nazario talks to The Cycle hosts about what an ideal immigration reform package would look like and her experience writing about immigrants, particularly children, in the United States.

  Golden gun found in Honduras weapons bust

Police in Honduras seize more than 30 guns, including rifles, grenade launchers and a gold-plated AK-47 that could be worth more than $50K. NBCNews.com's Dara Brown reports.

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DaMarcus Beasley of the U.S. challenges Honduras' Jorge Claros during their CONCACAF Gold Cup soccer match in Arlington, Texas July 24, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Stone (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT SOCCER)