Heidi Zhou-Castro

Heidi Zhou-Castro

Latin America

Mexico: Migrant caravan comes to a halt in Tijuana near US border

In the Mexican border city of Tijuana, a massive caravan of Central American migrants has come to a halt.

Mexico: Migrant caravan comes to a halt in Tijuana near US border

US & Canada

Who is to blame for California wildfires?

The death toll in Northern California has gone up to 56 as firefighters battle to contain the worst wildfire in the state's history.

Who is to blame for California wildfires?

US & Canada

US investigators expand Catholic child sex abuse scandal probe

At least 13 states and Washington, DC, have opened their own investigations into church sexual abuse and cover-up.

US investigators expand Catholic child sex abuse scandal probe

US Midterms 2018

US midterms 2018: Immigration key election issue in Arizona

Immigration and fear of a migrant caravan in Mexico are influencing the voters in Arizona.

US midterms 2018: Immigration key election issue in Arizona

Jamal Khashoggi

Sanctions for Khashoggi killing likely, according to Mike Pompeo

As the US continues to gather information on the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the US secretary of state has said that 21 Saudi visas already revoked would not be the last word on the matter.

Sanctions for Khashoggi killing likely, according to Mike Pompeo

US & Canada

Trump and Obama ask supporters for 'civility' after mail bombs

President Trump and former President Obama held competing rallies before the US midterm elections and both blamed the other for the negativity in American politics, while condemning the bombings.

Trump and Obama ask supporters for 'civility' after mail bombs

United States

US midterms 2018: Trump backs Ted Cruz in Texas rally

Donald Trump hits the campaign trail for former rival Ted Cruz to win the heart of Texas in the upcoming midterm elections.

US midterms 2018: Trump backs Ted Cruz in Texas rally

United States

US Catholic Church sex abuse victims still haunted after decades

US victims of Catholic Church child sex abuse crisis are demanding reform and asking, 'How can you still have faith and trust in an institution where ... these men protected each other?'

US Catholic Church sex abuse victims still haunted after decades

Latin America

Haiti protests over politicians' misuse of Petrocaribe Funds

The fund from a Venezuelan oil agreement was to provide social development and improve public services.

Haiti protests over politicians' misuse of Petrocaribe Funds

United States

Harvard sued for discriminating against Asian American applicants

One of the world's top universities defends a civil rights-era policy that seeks to lift up black and Hispanic minorities, but Asian Americans allege it penalises them for their race.

Harvard sued for discriminating against Asian American applicants

US & Canada

Musk fraud deal: Tesla CEO to step down as chairman

Elon Musk steps down as chairman of Tesla as part of a settlement with US financial regulators.

Musk fraud deal: Tesla CEO to step down as chairman

United States

Kavanaugh to testify over sexual assault allegations

US President Donald Trump's pick for the US Supreme Court is expected to defend his innocence when he testifies to a Senate Committee.

Kavanaugh to testify over sexual assault allegations