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Pitbull's latest album is titled Global Warming, and he voices the character Bufo in the new movie Epic.
Armando Christian Perez — better known as Pitbull or Mr. Worldwide — has sold five million albums and had No. 1 hits in more than 15 countries. He tells NPR's Michel Martin about using music as an escape and playing a well-dressed toad in the animated film Epic.
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The president rejects the idea that the country can fight an opened-ended "global war on terror."
Read the president's speech as released by the White House.
President Obama said the war on terror has changed and U.S. policy must be adjusted.
Robert Siegel speaks with Anne Barnard, Beirut bureau chief for The New York Times.
For many Damascenes, the city they always called home is no longer a livable place.
Two of them were previously investigated by the British government.
Robert Siegel speaks with Sandra Laville, crime correspondent for The Guardian.
A soldier was hacked to death. Women who confronted the attackers are being hailed as heroes.
Beijing continues to pressure its neighbors over strings of disputed areas in the South China Sea.
Not so long ago, Indonesia was much like Myanmar. Now, though, it's a thriving democracy.
Miura's accomplishment is in danger of being surpassed by Nepalese climber Min Bahadur Sherchan, 81.
A British soldier was hacked to death on a busy south London street Wednesday. Witnesses say the two attackers claimed to be acting in revenge for the deaths of Muslims. Authorities are praising the heroism of women who confronted the attackers.
May 22, 2013 The trip comes as relations between Beijing and Pyongyang have soured over North Korea's nuclear program and the recent seizure of Chinese fisherman.
May 22, 2013 A British driver who struck a cyclist with her car — and who then bragged about the incident on Twitter — has issued an apology. The incident caused an uproar after the collision Sunday.
May 22, 2013 Despite much international criticism, Israel has continued building its West Bank barrier. It's now nearing completion, while the Israelis and Palestinians continue to argue over whether it will help or hurt prospects for a Middle East peace agreement.
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May 22, 2013 Capt. Francesco Schettino is accused of negligence that led to the grounding of the ship and of abandoning the stricken vessel while a rescue of its more than 4,200 passengers and crew was still underway.
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