• Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff

    After a marathon session that lasted for more than 20 hours, Brazil’s senate voted in favor of an impeachment trial for President Dilma Rousseff, putting an end to 13 years of governance by the left-wing Workers’ Party. 

    LAST UPDATE : May 12, 2016, 8:39 AM EDT
  • Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán arrested after his second escape from prison. (Source: Jair Cabrera Torres/flickr)

    By Erin Wright Officials puzzled by transfer of twice-escaped criminal.Americas,drug trafficking,Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán,Mexico,Sinaloa cartel,Erin Wright

    Published Date : May 09, 2016, 2:16 PM EDT
  • A massive wildfire rages Wednesday evening, May 4, 2016, near Anzac, Alberta, a hamlet 48 km southwest of Fort McMurray.

    A wildfire ripping through Canada's oil sands region looked set to grow rapidly as it entered its second despite cooler weather and light rain, but move further away from heavily populated areas.

    LAST UPDATE : May 08, 2016, 3:22 PM EDT