New data show the illegal immigrant population in the US plunged between 2008 and 2009. The report has sparked a debate about the reasons behind the decline and what it means for reform.
Senate Republicans, now 41 strong, used the filibuster Tuesday to block Obama's nominee for the National Labor Relations Board. But do you political buccaneers truly know what 'filibuster' means?
A migrating herd of wildebeest is seen in Masai Mara, Kenya.
Along Texas's fluid southern border, Mexican workers and shoppers frequently commute by plane to work or shop in America.
Five days after the Haiti quake, a Miami-Dade County rescue team digs into a collapsed home, attempting to pull three children out.
Activist and academic Raj Patel offers a stinging indictment of capitalism.
Skype, an Internet calling service, has grown its user base exponentially in recent years, according to one new report. Meanwhile, international call volume has slowed.
Father Andres Larios counsels teens in the rural valley region in Mexico’s south called Tierra Caliente, where he grew up – and where some 15,000 people have been killed in drug-related violence since December 2006.
A week-old baby gorilla is seen with its mother N'Yaounda at the Budapest Zoo in Hungary on Thursday. The newborn gorilla is the first offspring for its mother.