Wednesday, August 13, 2014
President Enrique Pena Nieto signed into law on Monday new rules governing a historic opening of Mexico's state-run oil, gas and electricity industries to foreign and private companies.
Al-Jazeera America marks its first anniversary on the air next week, and if you haven't watched much, you're not alone.
Police in riot gear fired tear gas into a crowd of protesters in a St. Louis suburb where an unarmed black teenager was fatally shot by police over the weekend, as tension rose even amid calls for collective calm.
A delegation began a visit to New York Monday to study the Big Apple's bid to host the Democratic National Convention ahead of the 2016 presidential elections.
After working to carry out President Barack Obama's foreign policy mission for four years as secretary of state, Hillary Rodham Clinton is contrasting her vision for America's role in the world ahead of a possible 2016 White House bid.
Chiquita Brands has received a buyout offer worth about US$611 million from investment firm Safra Group and the Brazilian agribusiness and juice company Cutrale Group.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Monday approved the first screening test for colon cancer that uses patients' DNA to help spot potentially deadly tumors and growths.
U.S. scientists on Monday described new advances in making 3D brain-like tissue that can live for more than two months and allows real-time research on brain trauma, disease and recovery.
Film stars Julia Roberts, Matthew McConaughey and Halle Berry are among the first presenters announced for this month's Emmy Awards ceremony.
Tuesday, August 12, 2014