Since the peace deal between the government and FARC rebels in 2016, coffee growers have begun to return to their farmlands to cultivate the mild arabica bean that had been inaccessible to global markets during decades of fighting.
From crackdowns along the border that push migrants to take new and riskier routes, to criminal organizations’ increased role in human trafficking, here are some of the 'new realities' in migration along the US southern border.
Scientists have created stronger, faster growing corn that is allowing farmers as far north as Alaska to grow healthy crops. However, the abundance of corn and other grains is causing problems for farmers all over the world as surpluses drive down prices.
After the strongest hurricane hits Puerto Rico in more than 80 years, residents unite with aid workers for recovery efforts.
Now that emergency efforts are well underway, architects and engineers are looking into the lax building codes and outdated structural designs were the cause of collapse for a majority of the buildings that were damaged during last month's quake.
As the nation searches for solutions to avoid future 'Car Wash' scandals, some critics worry this new fund could help politicians seeking re-election avoid persecution for corruption.
The long-strained relationship between the United States and Cuba now faces an unusual cloak-and-dagger mystery. Who is targeting US government workers in Cuba, and why?
Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau sheds tears as he speaks with media about the death of Tragically Hip singer Gord Downie in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, on Oct. 18.
After a magnitude-7.1 earthquake shocked Mexico City, volunteers from all walks of life joined first responders to help clear debris and pull survivors from the rubble.
As another Category 5 hurricane approaches the US Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico, island residents prepare for its destructive blow amid recovery efforts following hurricane Irma.
Guatemala is facing a tough fight against corruption and the repeal of recently passed reforms granting presidential immunity from investigation was a major step forward in that fight. The reforms were met with widespread criticism from the public, who have been the driving force behind the anti-corruption movement.
Facing dire needs after the most powerful earthquake in 85 years rattled Mexico on Sept. 7 the government is withdrawing offers to help victims of hurricane Harvey in Texas.
As hurricane Irma passes over Florida and hurricane Jose heads out to sea, various international governments prepare to provide aid for and continue to evacuate citizens from the Caribbean.