In a country where internet access is closely regulated, Yoani Sanchez has become a world famous blogger.
In their efforts to escape Tunisia for Europe, migrants and smugglers are stealing boats from Tunisian fishermen, leaving many without a livelihood.
European leaders are on guard against new terror attacks in the wake of Osama Bin Laden's death.
Ayman al Zawahiri is widely expected to take over Al Qaeda now that Osama Bin Laden has died.
Osama Bin Laden's death will likely hurt Al Qaeda, but it won't destroy it.
Instead of creating fuel from corn or other food crops, one company is creating so-called "second-generation" biofuels from straw.
The epidemic of violence and death associated with Mexico's drug war is destroying the lives of many people caught in the middle.
In the fight against Moammar Gadhafi, Libyan rebels are trying hard to use the media as a weapon. The task is proving difficult.
The Kingdom of Bhutan has banned smoking in public places. It's against the law to grow or import tobacco, and tobacco smugglers can get 3 years in prison.
Drug smugglers in Colombia have a low-cost way to transport cocaine: narco-submarines. Authorities are struggling to keep up, and the technology keeps improving.