Forty years after the American war in Vietnam ended in ignominious defeat, the traces of that terrible conflict are disappearing.
On this date in 1935, José Alberto Mujica Cordano was born in Montevideo, Uruguay.
As the Rohingyas have fled Burma in often unseaworthy boats, they have found themselves barred from landing in other countries.
The election was for the presidency of the "Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus," an entity held to be illegal by the U.N.
Sixteen Democratic members have called on Obama to withdraw sanctions on seven Venezuelan government officials.
The Henry Reeve Brigade is only a small part of Cuba's vast system of medical solidarity help to scores of poorer countries.
The Western Hemisphere emerged from the Summit of the Americas with a new alignment of forces.
The North German city with the very tourist-attractive name "Wolfsburg" boasts of two things, though both are second best.
Experts speculate that large pieces are destroyed for the benefit of the cameras, while more portable items are smuggled to dealers in Turkey.
Among other news, suicide has arrived in waves on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.