With more than 1,000 people deported by order of President Nicolás Maduro, others are leaving voluntarily rather than face an uncertain future.
The U.S., long considered the tortoise in the world economy, continues to chug along, while the onetime hares in Asia, South America and elsewhere are flagging.
Fund investors are looking for opportunities in global stock markets, where share prices have been battered in recent days.
What to do with a volatile, aggrieved worker like Vester Lee Flanagan II, who killed two television employees during a live broadcast Wednesday, can be a nightmare for employers.
Since the murder of his daughter, Andy Parker, once a low-profile talent recruiter for small banks who also dabbled in politics and theater, is the nation’s latest crusader for gun control.
A fax, letters and interview described Vester Lee Flanagan II as someone who felt demeaned as a black man, a gay man and a son of a successful father.
Two explosives-rigged American-made Humvees blew up near the generals’ convoy, dealing another setback to the faltering campaign to retake Anbar Province.
Four years after the United States assassinated the radical cleric in a drone strike, his influence on jihadists is greater than ever. Was there a better way to stop him?
A truck filled with the decomposing bodies of migrants was found in Austria as European leaders were meeting nearby to devise ways to cope with the migration crisis.
Tens of thousands of people, mostly fleeing unrest, are desperately pushing through the Balkans to reach Hungary before it seals its border. We met up with some of them.
The terms are sometimes used interchangeably, but international law distinguishes between people fleeing war and persecution and others, affecting how they are treated in foreign countries.
In South Carolina, where the candidate is discovering surprising levels of support, the state party is requiring a signature as a condition of running in the primary.
Only about 40 Democrats – out of hundreds in Minneapolis for a party conclave – attended briefings with advisers of Draft Biden, an independent group encouraging a presidential run by Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr.
No matter how you work the numbers, her big deficit in the polls before the first debate will be hard to overcome.
To protesters, the garbage piles are one indignity too far, the ultimate manifestation of a failed system that has left the state unable to perform basic functions.
Only 35 of 100 studies that the Reproducibility Project looked at held up fully to scrutiny. But some questioned the process of replication itself.
A ruling by the National Labor Relations Board made it substantially easier for unions to bargain for higher wages and benefits.
Zhang Kai and his assistant seemed to have disappeared on Tuesday night in Wenzhou, where they had gone to advise Protestant churches about the government’s recent demolition of crosses and church buildings.
Three students who led last year’s pro-democracy Umbrella Movement in Hong Kong were charged over their roles in setting off the massive rallies and sit-ins.
New restaurants offer a deep dive into one of Southeast Asia’s lesser-known cuisines.
The Comedy Central news satire show has hired Baratunde Thurston to oversee digital content that it will create under Trevor Noah, the new host.
The city is the most expensive place on earth to buy a home, yet the rarefied prices appear to have an inverse effect on architecture and design.