- El Salvador sets new murder milestone with deadly August Updated: Sep-02-15 5:16 pm
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - El Salvador has hit yet another grisly milestone: A record murder rate in August.
- Attorney General: El Salvador uncovers gang explosives plot Updated: Aug-25-15 6:14 pm
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - Salvadoran Attorney General Luis Martinez said Tuesday that authorities had captured a group of gang members who were preparing an attack with explosives on him and other government institutions.
- Judge to rule later on extradition for Salvadoran ex-colonel Updated: Aug-19-15 5:46 pm
GREENVILLE, North Carolina - A defense attorney questioned Spain's basis for charging a former Salvadoran colonel with the slayings of several priests during El Salvador's civil war, drawing a skeptical response Wednesday from the judge overseeing his extradition hearing.
- Policeman slain in El Salvador is fifth killed this week Updated: Aug-07-15 8:34 pm
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - Suspected street gang members have killed a policeman in El Salvador, the fifth officer to die in attacks this week.
- 1 off-duty officer, 3 gang members killed in El Salvador Updated: Aug-06-15 7:55 pm
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - An off-duty police officer and three suspected gang members were killed in a shootout in El Salvador, authorities said Thursday.
- 4 dead, 4 wounded in new bus attack in El Salvador Updated: Aug-05-15 7:05 pm
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - Gunmen boarded a bus near the Salvadoran capital and opened fire Wednesday, killing four people and wounding four others a week after a string of bus attacks brought service to a halt.