Facing political and economic pressure from the US, Mexico has seen a shift in public attitude toward migrants: Rising resentment is replacing tolerance in a country that is both deeply religious and has a long history of sending its own citizens to the US.

Foreigners are snapping up properties from coast-to-coast, attracted by the weak dollar that makes American housing a bargain.
The thriller "Tell No One " took a while to make it into American movie theaters, but it's finally here and it's a hit.
China's push to urbanize its western reaches has increased the percentage of Han Chinese in those regions, and made local economies boom.
Dick Cheney has been the most powerful VP in recent memory, and whoever gets the post next is unlikely to wield quite the influence that he has.
Reaction to the resignation of President Pervez Musharraf from Pakistan, India, Afghanistan and Washington DC.
The AfriGadget blog tells the stories of ingenuity and improvisation, and the interesting collision of low- and high-tech in Africa.
An audio slideshow of Japanese and Japanese-American internment during World War II, and how baseball became a lifeline for those in the camps.
The history, events and factors that led to the current conflict between Russia and Georgia.
Historic recordings by West African musicians are compiled in a new CD called "Living is Hard: West African Music in Britain, 1927 - 1929."
John McCain says the events in Georgia highlight the need for democratic countries to find a better way to work together.