- Crest Gives NFL Cancer-Awareness Campaign The Brush-Off
September 19 2014 9:57 PM
The toothpaste brand is withdrawing from a cancer awareness initiative as the NFL faces criticism over its handling of domestic abuse cases.
- AFP Rejects Freelancing From War Zones
September 19 2014 7:36 PM
Many news organizations have become increasingly reliant on freelance reporters to document conflicts around the world.
- Clashes In Glasgow After Vote On Scottish Independence
September 19 2014 6:28 PM
Yes against No: Around 200 pro-independence supporters and unionists faced off in Glasgow's George Square.
- If Scotland Had Voted "Yes," What Would Happen To The Economy?
September 18 2014 3:52 PM
Scotland and the UK would have a host of thorny issues to hammer out before the breakaway became official.
- US Deportations Still Sweep Up Non-Criminals
September 18 2014 9:25 AM
President Obama vowed to deport serious, violent criminals before others, but many deportees have no criminal record.
- National Guard At Border Hurts Texas Economy
September 16 2014 11:31 AM
Based on past deployments, Gov. Rick Perry's move could cost Texas more than 8,000 jobs a year, a study finds.
- Auschwitz Guard Charged With Accessory To Murder, 300,000 Times
September 15 2014 5:42 PM
Oskar Groening, one of the last living former members of the SS, is charged with assisting Nazis in the deaths of 300,000 people in 1944.
- Latin America's Minimum Wage Battles
September 15 2014 4:37 PM
While the U.S. debates raising minimum wages, its Southern neighbors are doing just that -- but inflation may make their efforts in vain.
- Are Mexican Drug Gangs Looking To Grow Their Own?
September 13 2014 10:30 AM
The discovery of coca plants in Mexico hints at a big shift in Mexican cocaine operations, but don’t count on major changes soon.
- Chile May Revoke Amnesty For Pinochet-Era Crimes
September 12 2014 11:59 AM
Chilean judges haven’t invoked the law since 1998, but repealing it would be a landmark human rights move nonetheless.
- Argentina Passes Debt Restructuring Law
September 11 2014 10:37 AM
The new plan aims to sidestep a U.S. court ruling in June that favored Argentina's hedge-fund bondholders.
- The Expensive Business Of Immigration Detention
September 11 2014 8:11 AM
Immigration detention costs U.S. taxpayers around $2 million a year. Cheaper -- and, some say, more humane -- alternatives already exist.
- Citgo, Venezuela's US Oil Subsidiary, Up For Sale
September 10 2014 10:31 AM
Cash-strapped Venezuela is seeking out a buyer for its U.S. oil subsidiary in a deal that could be worth as much as $10 billion.
- Chile's Mysterious Bombing Spree
September 09 2014 3:22 PM
Chile has enviably low rates of violence, but a spate of bomb attacks has the country worried. Are anarchists to blame?
- Biz Groups React To Immigration-Action Delay
September 08 2014 4:10 PM
Some are frustrated by Obama's decision to delay executive action on immigration, but others say that was never a solution anyway.
- Farmers 'Ready to Fight' Against Mexico's 'Mega-Airport'
September 06 2014 2:05 PM
Mexico hopes a new $9.2 billion airport will become Latin America's biggest travel hub. But the plans are opening up old wounds.
- More Undocumented Immigrants Planting US Roots: Report
September 04 2014 12:50 PM
Most undocumented immigrants have lived in the U.S. for more than 10 years, and more than a third have children who are U.S. citizens.
- Can Digital Money Catch On In Latin America?
September 04 2014 8:12 AM
Two very different experiments in digital currency are evolving in Latin America, including the world's first statewide Bitcoin experiment.
- Coahuila First Mexican State To Approve Gay Marriage
September 02 2014 3:09 PM
The northern state of Coahuila became the first jurisdiction outside of Mexico City to legalize same-sex marriage.
- 5 Ways Obama Could Go On Immigration Reform
August 29 2014 11:14 AM
The president is expected to announce executive orders on immigration reform after Labor Day. Here are five possible actions he could take.