Gunmen kill two journalists in Guatemala

Gunmen have killed two journalists and critically injured a third in a city park in a regional capital in western Guatemala. Danilo López, of Prensa Libre newspaper, and Federico Salazar, of Radio Nuevo...

Mexican editor flees after abduction

A newspaper editor in the border city of Matamoros, Mexico has fled the city after being abducted and beaten by gunmen following the newspaper's reports on drug cartel-related violence in the area. Enrique...

Mexico protest leaves 14 journalists injured

As many as 14 journalists were injured during a recent protest in Mexico City over the government's handling of the disappearance of 43 student teachers in southwestern Mexico. Some of those injured Nov. 20...

Body of missing editor found in Mexico

Police in Mexico's northwestern Sinaloa state have found the half-buried and bullet-riddled body of a local magazine editor missing since Oct. 10. The body of Antonio Gamboa Urias was found Oct. 23. Gamboa...

Mexican radio host killed on air

A Mexican radio show host and activist known for his opposition to a dam project was shot and killed during a live broadcast in the western city of Mazatlan. Atilano Roman Tirado was on air speaking to the...

Mexican journalist abducted before peace rally

A Mexican journalist was abducted and threatened on Oct. 5 for planning to cover a peace rally in the east-central state of Puebla. Miguel Ortega, a reporter for the RexRadio news outlet in Teziutlan, told a...

Cuba tells journalist to stop work or face prison

Cuban police arrested and detained a journalist for an opposition newspaper and told him to halt work or face four years in prison, a press freedom group said. Bernardo Arévalo, a journalist from the...

Freelance journalist arrested in Ferguson protests

Police in Ferguson, Mo. arrested a freelance journalist reporting for CNN Oct. 2 amid continuing protests in the city over the police shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed 18-year-old. Moore was arrested...

Mexican journalist critical of officials attacked

A Mexican reporter is in critical condition after three unidentified assailants attacked her outside her office in Silao in the country's central Guanajuato state Sept. 5, local media reported. Karla Silva,...

U.S. journalist executed by Islamist radical group

The video that emerged on the Internet Aug. 19 was titled: “A Message to America (from the Islamic State).” A man on his knees dressed in an orange prison jumpsuit was identified as “James Wright...