Now, Pay To Breathe At This Airport
July 11 2014 8:29 AM
Passengers at Maiquetia International Airport in the Venezuelan capital of Caracas now have to shell out a $20 tax for the air they breathe.
Refugees Or Economic Migrants?
July 10 2014 11:06 AM
With the complex causes behind the influx of child migrants from Central America to the U.S., not everyone fits neatly under one label.
Obama's Funding Request for Child Migrants Not Enough for Immigrants' Rights Advocates
July 08 2014 5:40 PM
Immigrants' rights groups say the administration has leaned too heavily on enforcement-heavy policies.
Perry Agrees To Meet Obama To Discuss Immigration
July 08 2014 3:12 PM
After first refusing to meet President Obama on the tarmac in Austin, Texas Gov. Rick Perry agrees to a Dallas meeting on immigration.
Obama Seeks Emergency Funding For Southern Border Crisis
July 08 2014 12:27 PM
About 52,000 unaccompanied children from Central America have crossed the southern border since January.
PHOTOS: Major Central American Earthquake Rocks Region
July 07 2014 11:22 AM
Twitter exploded with photos from the scene after an early morning earthquake shook the Mexico-Guatemala border.
Bolivia Allows 10-Year-Olds To Work Legally
July 07 2014 11:12 AM
Bolivian children are working out of necessity, and the government is officially recognizing what has long been a fact of life.
Better Charge Your Devices Before Heading To The Airport
July 07 2014 10:47 AM
Citing unrest in the Middle East, TSA has announced that US-bound passengers are required to show their electronics -- and they must be charged.
Australia Is Globe's Party Drug Superpower
July 07 2014 5:25 AM
Not only does Australia have the highest number of illicit drug users, it also has the highest number of Ecstasy users, says a U.N. report.
Lawmakers Criticize President Obama's Handling Of Immigration Crisis
July 06 2014 6:14 PM
President Obama caught flak for his handling of the immigration crisis from all angles on the airwaves Sunday.
Obama Proposal To Fast-Track Deportations Could Turn Away Kids Who Qualify For Asylum
July 03 2014 5:44 PM
Immigration advocates say the law change would let refugee children fall through the cracks.
Panama and Venezuela Are Buddies Again
July 02 2014 5:56 PM
Full relations between Venezuela and Panama have been restored, nearly four months after Venezuela broke them off.
Canadian Liberal Leader Betting On Alberta Energy Plan
June 30 2014 10:26 AM
Liberal Party leader Justin Trudeau is hoping his plan for Canada's oil sands growth will be a winner at the polls.
Land Used For Opium Production At All-Time High
June 26 2014 10:21 AM
An increase in poppy cultivation in Afghanistan contributed to the rise.
Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi: The Movement To Free Jailed Marine
June 24 2014 12:12 AM
Public demand to help secure the release of a U.S. Marine in a Mexican jail was on the rise Monday evening.
Massachusetts Mayor To Somali Refugees: 'Enough Is Enough'
June 23 2014 10:35 AM
Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno appealed to federal officials last week to stop overwhelming his city with refugees burden already strained social services.
Lawmakers Call For Full Investigation Of Mass Graves
June 22 2014 7:14 PM
Fiberboard coffins apparently weren't used to bury unidentified immigrants who died trying to avoid Border Patrol.
Overwhelmed Texas Border Agents To Get Relief
June 22 2014 12:44 PM
Border Patrol is detaining 700 migrants a day.
US Opening More Detention Centers To Cope With Border Influx
June 20 2014 4:49 PM
Nearly 100,000 Central Americans, including 52,000 unaccompanied minors, have crossed into the U.S. since October.
Pope Francis Says No On Legalizing Marijuana
June 20 2014 8:06 AM
The pope railed against marijuana legalization while speaking at a drug-enforcement conference in Rome.