In Honduras, paying gangs so they don't kill you is so common that people use a really ordinary word when they talk about extortion payments: rent.
The Queen Is In Bloom
As the monsoon is gaining steam, another season is coming to an end. This is the time of year Valley residents may be lucky enough to see a Queen of the Night in bloom.
Tracy Rhodes is the Gardener in Charge of the Center for Desert Living Trail at the Desert Botanical Gardens. She told us the DBG had some blooms just last night.