Latest Stories Tagged: United States

Global Politics

The East Jerusalem issue

US Middle East envoy George Mitchell has postponed a visit to Israel amid a continuing quarrel over Israel's decision to build more Jewish homes in East Jerusalem. Tension remains high. The World's Matthew Bell chronicles the story.

Conflict & Justice

Mexico violence escalates

The investigation continues in Mexico into this weekend's murders in the border city of Juarez. The killings targeted US consulate employees and their families. Anchor Marco Werman finds out more from Alfredo Corchado, with the Dallas Morning News.

Arts, Culture & Media

San Patricio

The San Patricio Battalion fought in the Mexican American War. The story of the San Patricio Battalion is the subject of a new CD. It's by The Chieftains featuring Ry Cooder. Marco Werman speaks to Paddy Moloney of The Chieftains and Ry Cooder.

Global Politics

Balkan Beat Box

Tomer Yosef of the New York-Israeli hip hop band Balkan Beat Box drops by our studio and speaks with anchor Marco Werman about Vice President Biden's visit to Israel and about the band's new album.