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Stories with place: Belize
  • Belize offshore oil plan sparks worries for reefs, fisheries 
    Updated: May-08-15 10:41 am

    BELIZE CITY, Belize - Belize is considering new offshore drilling regulations that could open nearly the entire coast to exploration and exploitation, environmental groups have warned, calling it a threat to vital reefs, fisheries and tourism concerns.

  • Filing: deep-sea treasure hunter deposited gold in Belize 
    Updated: May-01-15 6:52 pm

    COLUMBUS, Ohio - A court filing says a deep-sea treasure hunter who spent years as a fugitive had a courier take 500 gold coins from his shipwreck-salvage company and deposit them in a trust account in Belize five years ago.