US President Donald Trump backed down on Thursday on plans to add a contentious citizenship question to the 2020 census but vowed to get such data in another way.
Congolese driver Pierre Mambele was a driver, a guide, a fearless protector and — above all — a loyal friend. He died on June 8, aged 74.
Volkswagen will halt production of its latest version of the Beetle model car at its plant in Puebla, Mexico on Wednesday. Production of the original version of the curvy little vehicles ended in 2003. But, in Addis Ababa, Beetles enjoy a kind of life after death; their parts are never discarded but re-used to keep the city's remaining Beetles on the road.
People living on the outskirts of Chennai, India, are blocking roads and laying siege to tanker lorries because they fear their water reserves are being sacrificed so city dwellers, businesses and luxury hotels don't run out.
The group, called Caravan to Canada, started the journey from Minneapolis, Minnesota, on Friday, and stopped at London, Ontario on Saturday, to purchase life-saving Type 1 diabetes medication at a pharmacy.
Lawsuits challenging Trump's action were filed in various courts by a group of states including California and New York, individual DACA recipients, the University of California, civil rights groups, labor unions and Microsoft Corp, which expressed concern its own employees would be affected.
After two weeks at sea, the dreadlocked 31-year-old captain, Carola Rackete, has become a symbol of defiance for challenging the authority of minister Matteo Salvini, known as "Il Capitano" at home for closing ports to non-government rescue ships.
In a country with the world's fastest-aging population, many elderly South Koreans are venturing into unconventional late career opportunities.
The US Supreme Count has ruled that the Trump administration did not give an adequate explanation for its plan to include a contentious citizenship question on the 2020 census, preventing its addition to the survey for now.
The US House of Representatives on Tuesday approved a $4.5 billion aid package to address the migrant surge along the US-Mexico border, including new standards for migrants in custody following reports of poor conditions facing young children at overcrowded facilities.