Tuesday, February 9, 2016
President Michel Martelly made his farewell speech to Haiti as he departed office Sunday with no successor yet chosen because a runoff election was scrapped last month amid violent protests and deep suspicions about vote rigging.
Monday, February 8, 2016
Marco Rubio, a first-term senator on the rise in the U.S. presidential race, faced a barrage of attacks in Saturday night's Republican Party debate, with rivals challenging his readiness to be president, his commitment to his own policies and the depth of his experience.
Viewers of the latest U.S. Republican Party presidential debate didn't get a straight story from the candidates on U.S. taxes vs. the world, the state of the health insurance marketplace under "Obamacare" or what might happen if that law is taken away.
Authorities have arrested a 21-year-old U.S. man whom they accuse of supporting Islamic State militants and plotting to attack a Detroit church.
Florida Dozens of farmworkers looked up at the little yellow plane buzzing over the Florida radish field, a mist of pesticide falling from its wings.
The first time I met Solange Ferreira was in December. She was at a hospital, waiting to hear from a doctor whether her baby boy had what so many in her village were talking about -- microcephaly, or an abnormally small head that is a sign of severe disabilities and a truncated life-expectancy.
The Mardi Gras season entered its last big weekend of parades and galas in New Orleans before its end at midnight Fat Tuesday, when Ash Wednesday ushers in the period of Lent leading to Easter.
The end has begun for a bridge that played a supporting role in many Hollywood chase scenes down the concrete-lined Los Angeles River.
U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders made a cameo appearance on "Saturday Night Live" three days before the New Hampshire primary, appearing in a skit with host Larry David, the comic who has done a dead-on impersonation of him.