Cuba is the first nation in the world to answer an urgent call for personnel to help stop the spread of Ebola in West Africa and will send 165 medical professionals to Sierra Leone.
"In the Fields of the North" is an exhibition of photographs of farm workers in the U.S., almost all migrants from Mexico.
Organizations and activists who have been fighting for freedom for the Cuban Five will descend on Washington D.C. during the week starting Sept. 11, for a series of political actions.
The Cuban Five, arrested by the FBI in Miami on September 12, 1998, were political prisoners; three still are.
A combination of regular Ukrainian military supplemented by private militias organized by right wing political groups had been bombarding the cities of Luhansk and Donetsk.
In Germany today, references to Putin evoke all too sharply recollections of German language used against every Russian leader since the start of World War I.
But it is spurring worries of another misguided U.S. military undertaking, escalating war and chaos, with the people of the region bearing the brunt.
Known in the neighborhood as the Tower of David, this skyscraper has a radical story taking place behind the tower's walls.
These are countries of fabulous wealth, whose people live in grinding poverty, the pattern for most of sub-Saharan Africa.
Troops of the government of President Victor Poroshenko push closer to Lubansk and Donetsk, and casualties rise in disaffected Eastern Ukraine.