The owners didn't build fire escapes. They'd locked the doors on the upper floors "to prevent theft," trapping workers in the flames.
In the current crisis on the Korean Peninsula, the Obama administration is virtually repeating the 2004 Bush playbook.
Paraguayans are now wondering what kind of president Horacio Cartes will turn out to be.
Ten years after the U.S. invasion of Iraq, pretty much no one is optimistic about the prospects for democracy and a decent life for the people in that cradle of civilization.
His mandate runs until 2019 and he has promised to continue the socialist policies of his predecessor.
The body of the Nobel laureate poet Pablo Neruda is being exhumed in an effort to clear up four decades of suspicion about how he died.
On April 14, Venezuelans will elect a new president replacing Hugo Chavez Frias, who died on March 5.
Hundreds of Egyptian students angered by a mass outbreak of food poisoning at a Cairo university stormed the offices of the country's top Muslim cleric today.
The U.S. should not use military maneuvers in Korea to try out new weapons and make political points.
Angela is losing "patience" with irresponsible lands and leaders to the South, reluctant to bear the required share of their burdens.