Radio host gunned down in the Philippines

A Filipino radio journalist who had reported on drug trafficking and government corruption was shot and killed June 9, the third journalist to be killed in the Asian country since May 4. A gunman on a...

China blocks news of Tiananmen anniversary

Tens of thousands gathered at candlelit vigil in Hong Kong June 4 in remembrance of the 25th anniversary of China’s crackdown on protesters in Beijing’s Tiananmen Square. Meanwhile, on the Chinese mainland...

Costa Rican ‘pura vida’ attracts drug traffickers

Costa Rica was one of the last stops on our road trip through Mexico and Central America. After all of the warnings and horrifying stories about violence in Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras, Costa...