About 6.8 million of the nation's roughly 11.1 million undocumented immigrants are clustered in 20 urban areas, according to a new analysis – but in most areas the majority of undocumented immigrants do not live in the cities themselves.
Chancellor Angela Merkel has been criticized at home for her 'open door' policy for refugees. But with elections looming on the horizon, Merkel's administration is announcing plans to step up deportations and clear out a large backlog of asylum cases.
The Rohingya are a Muslim minority in the primarily-Buddhist country, and have faced discrimination for years. But since October, a counterinsurgency crackdown has likely resulted in mass killings, according to a new UN report.
The United States military is looking to rent space in New York's 58-story Trump Tower, a building of which the president is both the owner and a long-time resident, a Pentagon spokesperson said Wednesday.
Lawmakers say the controversial bill closes a loophole in domestic violence legislation passed over the summer, but women's rights advocates fear that it will lead to an increase in violence in the home.
A recent coal dust leak near Australia's Great Barrier Reef can be easily contained, according to Environment Minister Steven Miles. But environmentalists worry the incident portends future threats to one of the most diverse biomes on Earth.