A new analysis of the DNA of the remains of ancient people in the jungles of Belize reveals that farming technology arrived from the south.
For nearly a decade, sanctions have been little more than names on a list for wealthy Russians. Governments are working to give them bite.
Ms. Kennedy, nominated to be ambassador to Australia, and Ms. Kwan, nominated to be the envoy to Belize, were prominent Biden supporters during the 2020 campaign season.
With dozens of countries struggling to manage both staggering debt and mounting climate disasters, some financial leaders are debating green debt relief.
Poaching of the big cats is on the rise, and a new study links their slaughter to corruption as well as investment from Chinese companies.