by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on September 30, 2014
A major trade deal is sparking controversy for potentially lowering food safety standards in Europe.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on September 12, 2014
Jose Antonio Elena Rodriguez was 16, unarmed, and on Mexican soil when an U.S. Border Patrol agent shot him at least eight times in the back.
by Andrew Breiner Posted on August 28, 2014
It's a big year for fighting climate change in Chile.
by Ari Phillips Posted on August 18, 2014
A toxic wastewater spill from a large copper mine in northern Mexico is keeping 88 schools closed starting Monday due to uncertainty over the safety of drinking water.
by Hayes Brown Posted on August 14, 2014
In all of these countries, the military police has a history of human rights abuses. In most of them, the present shows no progress.
by Ari Phillips Posted on August 14, 2014
On Wednesday, Mexico outlined long-anticipated updates to its fossil fuel sector that are designed to usher in an energy boom led by the arrival of international companies with extraction expertise and financial savvy.
by Ari Phillips Posted on July 29, 2014
Not all environmentally oriented groups are as impressed with the governor's Mexican outreach, however.
by Hayes Brown Posted on July 4, 2014 Updated: July 4, 2014
This July 4th, take a look at how some other countries made their way to independence and how they celebrate today.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on June 20, 2014
The latest GOP reason to halt action on immigration reform: unaccompanied child refugees.
by Ari Phillips Posted on May 22, 2014
The meeting came after a 53-day flow from a planned pulse -- an artificial flooding meant to help restore the river's parched, saline delta.