CBN News Senior Poducer Stan Jeter specializes in Christian news and Latin American coverage. He has lived and worked for many years in South and Central America, most recently developing the Spanish Christian news program, Mundo Cristiano.
Stan was the founding producer for Christian World News and creator of the Global News Alliance.
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Wednesday, December 17, 2014
In a televised White House statement, President Barack Obama announced steps to re-establish a U.S. embassy in Havana, restoring diplomatic relations with Cuba broken in 1961.
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
After serving five years of 15-year sentence in Cuba, U.S. contractor Alan Gross landed in Maryland today, a free man.
Friday, December 05, 2014
The Cuban government lost its major patron when the Soviet Union collapsed in the early 1990s. Ordinary Cubans began to suffer shortages of food and other supplies for their homes.
Friday, December 05, 2014
The Cuban government lost its major patron when the Soviet Union collapsed in the early 1990s, triggering food shortages. But one Havana family managed to turn crisis into an opportunity.
Monday, October 13, 2014
The pastor of a Houston mega-church sent his congregation packing this Sunday -- literally.
Friday, September 26, 2014
Colorful parades and festivities throughout Mexico and Central America marked the region's Independence Day celebrations this September.
Saturday, July 19, 2014
The extremist Islamic State has cleansed Mosul, Iraq's second-largest city, of virtually all Christians.
Thursday, July 03, 2014
Team USA's brilliant goal defense at the World Cup in Brazil has turned goalie Tim Howard into a social media sensation.
Friday, May 16, 2014
Gang members recently took the life of a pastor in northern Honduras for not paying what they call a "protection tax."
Thursday, March 20, 2014
Cubans recently flocked to a biblical exhibit by the thousands, curious about a book that had long been suppressed in the communist nation.
Friday, October 11, 2013
The Mediterranean island of Mallorca is known as the place where visitors do everything they're ashamed to do at home. But the 'Gospel Tribe' is determined to change that through prayer.
Friday, July 26, 2013
Can a nation be saved in a day? Thousands of American missionaries joined with Latin American believers to prove this prophecy of the prophet Isaiah in the Old Testament.
Friday, June 21, 2013
A brave Palestinian Christian is giving new meaning to the proverb of "the blind leading the blind."
Friday, February 08, 2013
Citizens of the former Soviet Union are facing growing restrictions on their religious freedom, like fining and arresting leaders and destroying church property.
Friday, December 21, 2012
For the children of prisoners in Lima, Peru, it was an unforgettable day when volunteers from a local church brought a breath of fresh air to their sad and depressing world.
Thursday, November 01, 2012
Northern Guatemala is a dangerous area where the Zeta drug cartel fights for control. The long-suffering indigenous Pokomchi population is often caught in the middle.
Monday, September 03, 2012
Thousands of Sephardites, descendants of Jews in Spain and Portugal, fled in 1492, after a royal decree ordered them to convert to Christianity or face imprisonment, torture and execution.
Friday, July 20, 2012
A new generation of leaders is taking over in Latin America, but can they sustain the same high level of growth?
Monday, July 02, 2012
Steve Saint, who suffered a paralyzing injury while testing new equipment for the mission field, is undergoing intense, painful therapy to restore the use of his hands and feet.
Friday, June 29, 2012
Advertisements in major cities from Asia to the Middle East are introducing millions of people to a life-changing message about Christ.
Friday, April 13, 2012
The International Court on Human Relations is investigating overcrowded prisons in Honduras after a tragic fire claimed the lives of 361 inmates last February.
Friday, April 13, 2012
For the 50th consecutive year, thousands of Christians took to the streets of Mexico City to celebrate Resurrection Sunday.
Friday, March 23, 2012
Many amputees and other victims of Haiti's deadliest earthquake are finding new life in what used to be an orphanage.
Friday, March 16, 2012
American missionary Eric Reese spends his days in the poverty and violence of Brazil's favelas, or slums. And he's bringing light to some of the darkest areas.
Monday, February 20, 2012
Just on the outskirts of Bogotá, Colombia, an unlikely ministry is spreading the gospel. It's a church that delivers sermons with a heavy metal beat.
Friday, January 27, 2012
Pope John Paul II's 1998 visit improved relations between Cuba and the Catholic Church. But Pope Benedict's coming visit is already benefiting the island's Christians.
Friday, January 20, 2012
Mexico's Ciudad Juarez is one of the most violent cities in the world. Recently, "angels" have been showing up to bring peace to these dangerous streets.
Friday, December 02, 2011
Missionary Joseph Davies died before he could fulfill his desire to spread the gospel in Korea. But decades later, other Christians are continuing his mission.
Friday, October 21, 2011
A month-long media campaign in Finland has sparked nationwide discussion on God and His power.
Friday, September 16, 2011
The need for new tools and strategies to reach a new generation has drawn more than 1,000 leaders from 93 nations for the 4/14 Window Global Summit III.
Friday, September 02, 2011
Bambay Sawaneh was a teenage farmer's son in Sierra Leone, Africa, when rebels attacked and left him for dead.
Friday, August 26, 2011
When a neighborhood is so dangerous even the police won't go in, what can be done? That's the challenge one man faced when he moved to dangerous Costa Rican slum.
Friday, August 19, 2011
Bill and Tammy Woods believe every orphan needs a loving family, so the couple set up their Beacon of Hope orphanage in southen Mexico like a home.
Friday, July 01, 2011
As thousands of Haitians struggle to rebuild their lives, a unique television program is giving them a sense of hope.
Friday, June 17, 2011
The Amputee Soccer Team in Port au Prince, Haiti, is unique. Each player is among an estimated 60,000 earthquake amputees in the country.
Friday, April 29, 2011
Cuba's Raul Castro has promised to institute economic reforms for Cuba. In response, some churches are moving to help their members start their own businesses.
Tuesday, April 19, 2011
Even before recent earthquake and tsunami disasters, Japan had the second-highest rate of suicide among industrialized nations.
Friday, February 11, 2011
The miners have since become celebrities, but one in particular felt the world needed to hear his story.
Friday, October 22, 2010
In the African nation of Uganda, one of the next generation of evangelists is impacting a new generation of Africans.
Friday, September 24, 2010
According to a recent census there are 3,600 shoeshine boys in La Paz, the capital of Bolivia.
Friday, September 03, 2010
Evangelical leaders in Bogotá say they've been unfairly targeted by a new city ordinance enforcing building updates -- and that it could lead to church closings.
Thursday, September 02, 2010
The Cuban government sends doctors all over the world to provide free medical care. These doctors help prop up the Castro regime back home.
Friday, August 27, 2010
In Cambodia, 90 percent of prostitutes are sold into the sex industry by their parents, but missionary Ruth Elliott is determined to provide a way out for the victims.
Thursday, June 24, 2010
Adriano de Araujo was a soccer player in Brazil when an injury ended his career. Now, he spends his time helping kids in Thailand with their soccer skills and more.
Tuesday, June 15, 2010
A paralyzed man who was once a political prisoner in Cuba is now back home with his family thanks to the Catholic Church.
Friday, June 11, 2010
One ministry has been using the sport to reach children with the transforming power of the Gospel.
Thursday, June 10, 2010
China has quickly become the dominant foreign player in Iraq's oil industry.
Friday, June 04, 2010
Christian police in Sao Paulo, Brazil have changed their communities through the power of prayer.
Friday, June 04, 2010
Under torrents of rain, rivers overflowed, bridges collapsed, and thousands were driven out of their homes as the storm passed by.
Friday, May 14, 2010
Radio Esperanza, or Radio Hope, is the first closed-circuit radio station in Central America operating within a prison.
Friday, April 30, 2010
Many groups and individuals have come to Talamanca to help the people meet their tremendous needs.
Friday, April 23, 2010
Steve Saint invented the flying dune buggy, an all-terrain vehicle that can drive on freeways or, when needed, take to the sky-ways.
Friday, April 16, 2010
In spite of limitations under the Castro government, they're committed to continue planting new churches.
Friday, March 26, 2010
A Christian ministry is recording key Bible stories in the sign language of every African country.
Tuesday, March 09, 2010
The expelled Village of Hope workers are concerned that no one will care for the needs of their orphans, including one with cerebral palsy.
Friday, March 05, 2010
With the help of its churches, an earthquake-torn Chile is now beginning the process of picking up the pieces of their tattered lives.
Friday, February 19, 2010
Costa Rican voters recently elected a president and congressmen who all say they are for upholding traditional Christian values in the country.
Friday, February 05, 2010
The Peruvian government has airlifted 3,900 villagers and tourists from a tourist destination in southern Peru after they were stranded after a week of torrential rains and mudslides.
Wednesday, December 23, 2009
With Christmas approaching, Bolivia's street kids have set up a symbol of hope right where they work - in the middle of traffic.
Friday, December 04, 2009
For months, two competing presidents have created conflict in Honduras. But the country's voters may finally have brought an end to the crisis.
Friday, November 20, 2009
There are still more than 2,200 people groups without a Bible in their own language, according to Wycliffe Bible translators.
Thursday, November 12, 2009
The Central American nation of El Salvador is struggling to recover after massive flooding caused by Hurricane Ida.
Friday, October 23, 2009
A church-run program is helping high school students cope with the stress of exams and school life.
Thursday, September 17, 2009
The Galapagos Islands are known for their connection to Darwin and his theory for evolution, but missionaries are now spreading God's word there.
Tuesday, August 11, 2009
Japan owes much of its economic prosperity to the relentless work of its people. They not only work hard, they've learned to prefer their company's welfare over their personal needs.
Monday, August 10, 2009
The crisis that began when President Manuel Zelaya was forced into exile six weeks ago continues to worsen.
Friday, August 07, 2009
When a Central American businessman decided to befriend a shoeshine boy, he had no idea how many people would benefit from his act of kindness.
Thursday, July 30, 2009
Atheists in Germany recently made a bus tour of several cities, advertising their belief that God doesn't exit. However, a group of German Christians decided to counter their message.
Friday, July 24, 2009
Volunteers turned out by the hundreds on a recent weekend in Portland, Ore. to give one of the city's oldest high schools a thorough facelift.
Friday, June 26, 2009
Young people are being called back to Christ in Scotland as 100 churches gathered for evangelism.
Friday, June 12, 2009
Christians in the southern Mexican state of Chiapas, have seen more than their share of persecution.
Wednesday, June 03, 2009
Communist Cuba could be re-admitted into the Organization of American States, a move the U.S. favors.
Friday, May 15, 2009
Whether they're delivering New Testaments or transporting missionaries, airplanes have been crucial to the work of spreading the gospel
Friday, May 08, 2009
The definition of marriage as the union of a man a woman will soon be added to the constitution of El Salvador.
Tuesday, May 05, 2009
In the South American nation of Bolivia, a deadly disease is spreading through mosquito bites.