Many kids and teenagers leave Central America to avoid climbing levels of gang violence, extortion and drug trafficking. Sometimes, it's to find their families.
The problem in the U.S. State Department system could cause problems for millions of people worldwide who are awaiting travel documents.
Eight years after the FDA approved the first vaccine against HPV, only 57 percent of female teens and 35 percent of male teens have been inoculated, the CDC says. Are doctors partly to blame?
More than a dozen people have been killed at the school used as a shelter in Beit Hanoun, according to Palestinian officials.
Is this 2014 or 1348? The plague yes, the infamous Black Death was reported in China and Colorado. It's the same disease as the Middle Ages pandemic. Only now we know how to treat it.
The head-to-toe protective gear is designed to prevent Ebola from infecting health care workers, yet some do contract the disease. It's not the suit's fault. It's likely a case of human error.
He lived in a village in Tanzania. He dreamed of being an astronaut. Now he's studying in a Florida flight academy and hoping his secret potato salad recipe will bring support to pay the tuition.
The set of three stamps commemorates Bashar Assad's recent presidential election victory. But what seems like a mundane occurrence says a lot about power in the war-torn country.
The European Court of Human Rights said Poland broke the European human rights convention by allowing the CIA to imprison and torture two terrorism suspects in secret prisons on its soil.
The Svoboda and Udar parties pulled out of the governing coalition, prompting Arseniy Yatsenyuk's decision. Parliament's speaker said it was up to the two parties to name a temporary prime minister.