'It Can't Be That They Are Dead'
December 08 2014 11:51 AM
After confirmation that his son, one of Mexico's 43 missing students, was dead the man's father vowed to fight for justice.
Climate Finance Study Highlights Lopsided Distribution Of Funds
December 08 2014 7:26 AM
The study, conducted by a London-based think tank, found that poorer nations had not benefited from contributions to existing climate funds.
Canadian Muslims Urged To Conduct Lone-Wolf Attacks
December 07 2014 6:55 PM
A Canadian official asked the public to remain vigilant following calls for lone-wolf attacks inside the country.
43 Missing Students Likely Incinerated In Garbage Dump
December 07 2014 5:20 PM
Mexican authorities say DNA tests on bits of ash and bone confirm students' bodies were burned up.
US Releases 6 Guantanamo Detainees, Sends Them To Uruguay
December 07 2014 6:19 AM
The six men had been held at the controversial prison facility for more than 12 years, but they were never charged with any offense.
Charred Remains Of Missing Mexican Student Identified
December 06 2014 6:26 PM
The human remains reportedly belong to Alexander Mora, a Mexican official told the Associated Press.
Developing Nations May Need $500B A Year Due To Climate Change
December 06 2014 4:12 AM
In its first Adaptation Gap Report, the U.N. says adaptation costs are likely to increase substantially, even with emission cuts.
Some Police Killings Make Headlines, But Others Don't
December 05 2014 4:43 PM
"Not everyone gets their face on a T-shirt," says Omatayo Banjo, assistant professor at University of Cincinnati.
NYC To Give Illegal Immigrants Free ID Cards
December 05 2014 12:16 PM
Conservatives have slammed Mayor Bill de Blasio for giving free "perks" to illegal immigrants through the new identification card program.
Uruguay's President To Receive Yet Another Volkswagen Beetle
December 04 2014 10:58 AM
The president rejected a $1 million offer on his famous blue 1987 model last month.
Venezuelan Protest Leader Faces Assassination Charges
December 03 2014 12:37 PM
The charges against activist Maria Corina Machado could bolster some U.S. lawmakers' push for expanding sanctions against Venezuela.
Protesters Claim US To Blame For Mexico's Missing Students
December 03 2014 9:05 AM
Protesters in more than 50 U.S. cities Wednesday will advocate for peace and ask Congress to stop providing military aid in Mexico's drug war.
Bill To Strip Nazis Of Social Security Benefits Approved
December 02 2014 6:18 PM
Millions of dollars in benefits have been paid to suspected ex-Nazis.
Calls Mount For Venezuela Probe Into Prison Deaths
December 02 2014 10:59 AM
Venezuela is facing pressure to investigate the deaths of 35 prisoners. Authorities say they died from drug overdoses.
Haiti Police Recapture Four Of 34 Saint Marc Prison Escapees
December 02 2014 3:03 AM
Haiti, the poorest country in the Western hemisphere, suffers from overcrowded prisons.
Mexican Protesters Say 'Peña Out!'
December 02 2014 12:21 AM
The 7,000-person demonstration coincides with the second anniversary of the president's inauguration.
Mass Demonstrations Mark Peña Nieto's Second Year
December 01 2014 5:38 PM
Amid the public turmoil, some are calling Mexico a "failed state." Peña Nieto's approval rating has plummeted in recent months, a survey notes.
Venezuela Slashes Budget To Manage Oil Price Drop
December 01 2014 3:38 PM
Warnings over further economic turmoil in Venezuela are becoming louder after OPEC declined to cut oil production last week.
Colombia, FARC To Restart Peace Talks After General Is Freed
December 01 2014 11:19 AM
The spotlight now shifts from the jungles of Colombia to a well-guarded meeting hall in Cuba.
Beyond The Mexican Cartels
December 01 2014 8:35 AM
Two years into Peña Nieto's term, the president's reform drive has morphed into disillusionment and protests. Investors are watching warily.