United Nations General Assembly by the numbers

Leaders from around the globe are in New York for the 72nd edition of the United Nations General Assembly in New York. UNGA is made up of 193 member states and serves as the main deliberative, policy-making and representative organ. The decisions made at the UNGA are not legally binding, but set the tone for crucial UN Security Council meetings. 4 days ago

Comparing two major earthquakes in Mexico, 32 years later

The 7.1 magnitude earthquake that struck Mexico on Sept. 19 came on the anniversary of one the nation and amp;#39;s deadliest quakes; an 8.0 magnitude earthquake that killed 5,000 people and destroyed 10,000 homes in 1985. 4 days ago