Ethanol and other biofuels are boosting food prices and greenhouse gases, says a new British report.
The E.U. voted to allow longer detentions for illegals and to standardize deportation rules.
This weekend, more than 50 elected officials of Turkish descent meet to spur wider political participation among the country's 2.7 million Turkish residents.
Olympic hopefuls gathered in Chicago this week say that boycotts do not work. Athletes who were unable to compete in 1980 concur.
Hu Jia, known internationally for his criticism of China's ruling Communist Party, was given a 3-1/2 year jail sentence Thursday.
Targeting the criminal activity of the country's minority Roma population, the Magyar Garda style themselves protectors of ethnic Hungarians.
Radical goals for 2020 boost renewable energy and cut emissions sharply.