On January 10, the U.S. State Department issued a new travel warning and advised all U.S. residents to avoid traveling to five Mexican states at all.
Many fear a possible war between North Korea and the United States, but there are plenty of reasons not to panic.
'Swimming bomb' hoard: 29 containers with over 400 tons of materials used to make explosives, and detonators and other equipment for blowing things up.
Bilateral talks between North Korea and South Korea – as well as the upcoming Winter Olympics – might open up a new avenue for peace in the region.
The rival Koreas will sit down for their first formal talks in more than two years next week to find ways to cooperate on the Winter Olympics.
Former Sinaloa cartel kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzmán is a few months away from his trial date. His lawyers are looking for creative ways to postpone it.
North and South Korea reopened a long-suspended cross-border hotline on Wednesday, conducting a brief conversation to pave the way for official talks between the two sides about sending a delegation from the North to next month's Winter Olympics in the South.
This is the time of year when journalists look back at the year that was. And while terrorism seemed to ebb somewhat from previous years, a number of violent attacks took the lives of innocent travelers.