Tainted milk scandal impacts over three dozen countries
Contaminated milk products have killed four in China and are leaking into other countries.
Posted: October 20, 2008 17:23
U.S.-Iraq security plan may fail
Over the weekend, protesters in Iraq voiced their discontent with the preliminary security plan, which will replace the soon-to-expire U.N. resolution.
Posted: October 20, 2008 16:55
Guatemalans cross Mexico’s other border
A Worldfocus contributing blogger examines Mexico's southern border and immigration from Guatemala.
Posted: October 20, 2008 10:32
Week in review: Markets, Iran and China
Carla Robbins of The New York Times and Richard Haass of the Council on Foreign Relations review world markets, U.S. interests in Iran and land reforms in China.
Posted: October 17, 2008 16:37
Vineyards and chateaus age in China
A Worldfocus contributing blogger examines the rapidly growing Chinese wine industry.
Posted: October 17, 2008 16:29
Volatile markets brace for world recession
Marcus Mabry, the international business editor at The New York Times, discusses the likely recession and the prospect of some nations emerging stronger than others.
Posted: October 17, 2008 16:27
Unemployment claims reach historic highs
As the U.S. deals with the fallout of the financial crisis, unemployment claims have reached historic highs. But citizens around the world are increasingly finding themselves out of a job.
Posted: October 17, 2008 12:58
Anti-Christian violence worsens in India
Violence against Christians is on the rise in the Indian state of Orissa.
Posted: October 17, 2008 11:19