July 16, 2013 The alleged leader of the Zetas cartel, who was arrested in Mexico on Monday, was raised in Dallas and still has family there.
July 16, 2013 The former NSA contractor has been stranded and stateless at a Moscow airport for more than 20 days. Russian President Vladimir Putin compared him to an unwanted Christmas present.
July 16, 2013 Police clashed with supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi, just as the U.S. reopened its embassy in the country.
July 15, 2013 The man, Miguel Ángel Treviño Morales, also known as "Z-40," was reportedly captured by Mexican Marines.
July 15, 2013 Well-wishers have been offering prayers and tributes to the South African icon at the hospital where he has been treated for more than a month. Mandela turns 95 on Thursday.
July 15, 2013 The Republic of Georgia is renowned for its cuisine, one of the highlights of which is shashlik, or grilled meat. The secret to seal in the juices, some say, is an ancient technique of grilling over burning grapevines to create intense, fragrant heat.
July 15, 2013 Honduras is the murder capital of the world, according to U.N. figures. Its police and military remain weak despite U.S. assistance earmarked for improving law enforcement. Critics say the security forces are involved in widespread corruption and violence.