People pay homage to earthquake victims in Mexico City on September 19th, 2018, on the anniversary of two deadly earthquakes.
Advocates see this as a concrete signal to the scientific community that bad behavior won't be tolerated.
Relatives and friends mourn during the funeral of 26-year-old Ezequiel Leiva, who died in the hospital three months after being injured during anti-government protests, on September 18th, 2018, in Managua, Nicaragua.
High-ranking officials said on Tuesday that they did not feel qualified to speak on the growing mountain of warnings that detention could be permanently harming children.
Congress will consider a bill requiring states to work with federal agencies to remove and remediate water contaminated with a dangerous chemical compound.
The complaint alleges Facebook discriminated against women and non-binary people by allowing employers to target men in job advertisements.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced on Monday that the U.S. will accept only 30,000 refugees in 2019.
A demonstrator holds an American flag emblazoned with the names of victims who were fatally wounded by police officers.
Concerns arose before Hurricane Florence made landfall about the piles of toxic waste from coal-burning power plants in the storm's path.
Invoking the bloody history of regime change in the region, 10 countries signed a document rejecting military intervention in Venezuela.
When it comes to presidential scandals, is all press really good press?
People walk through a flooded shopping mall in the Heng Fa Chuen district during Super Typhoon Mangkhut in Hong Kong, China, on September 16th, 2018.
The protesters have occupied a community of tree houses for six years to oppose a nearby coal mine.
Pacific Standard spoke with an inmate in Lee Correctional Institution as he and other prisoners prepared for the storm.
Prisoners in the hurricane's path will not be evacuated—and many are outraged.
Three organizations collected reports from Puerto Ricans who believed their loved ones died as a result of Hurricane Maria but whose death certificates didn't indicate storm conditions as a cause of death.
A resident secures the roof of his house to a tree in preparation for Super Typhoon Mangkhut.
If recent federal disaster response is any indication, the president's boast is wildly misleading.