SAN SALVADOR — On a cloudy afternoon, Mayra Ayala shepherded her family along the winding footpaths of a hillside cemetery in Ilobasco, a town about 35 miles from the capital. The group of nine clambered
I won’t presume to know your family or your friend group, but I’m willing to bet there’s a decent chance that at least one person you know doesn’t believe that the Earth is curved. Instead they argue,
With more than 1,000 people dying each year on London's horse-and-buggy-clogged roads, city leaders knew they had to do something to control traffic. LONDON — Traffic lights are such a ubiquitous feature
On Saturday morning in Paris, the Arc de Triomphe was surrounded by riot police, gendarmes, and large if somewhat antiquated-looking armored vehicles that had never before been deployed inside the city.
As negotiators struggle to hammer out the rule book for a global climate agreement, scientists meeting in Washington, D.C., have yet more evidence linking climate change and extreme weather. Transcript
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — For over a century, the Bells of Balangiga have not rung in the Philippines, a silence that the president last year called "painful." Now, the revered bells will once again heard
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If you’ve been reading RiskHedge, you know I’ve been warning to keep money out of stock market darling Netflix (NFLX). This was not a popular thing to say when I first wrote it in July. Back then, Netflix
For five weeks, the world has had no idea where Lu Guang is. Lu Guang is an internationally acclaimed photographer from China, and he has been my friend for more than 15 years. I’m proud that the agency
CIMON, an AI-powered robot developed by IBM and Airbus, recently acted perfectly normal during interactions with human crew aboard the International Space Station (ISS). A slew of journalists don’t agree
Hong Kong (CNN Business) — The head of Alibaba's video streaming platform has been arrested in China on suspicion of accepting improper payments, the e-commerce company says. Yang Weidong is now under
Just one employer can lay claim to being among the top five every year on the job site Glassdoor’s annual ranking of the best places to work -- and no, it’s not Google. Or Facebook. Or Apple. That badge
A large museum will open in Dakar, 52 years after Senegal's first president presented a post-colonial cultural vision. Dakar, Senegal - In April 1966, Senegal's first president and a poet, Leopold Sedar
Cost will be too much for many Cubans as country's average monthly wage is around $30. Cubans will be able to access the internet on their mobile phones for the first time from Thursday, according to state-run
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KILINOCHCHI, Sri Lanka — One by one the villagers arrive, each carrying a little blue book that chronicles a history of loss and heartache. On the back of each book is the patient’s name. Inside, on the