Despite the many years of violence and challenging situations the city of Juarez is in the brink of a strong revitalization with new parks, roads, transportation system and even a state of the art Children's museum.
Pope Francis is credited with shifting the message of the Catholic Church and capturing those who had become disillusioned with the Vatican. Now Pope Francis has been named as Time Magazine's Person of the Year in 2013.
Standard & Poor's announced Wednesday that the social networking giant will be added to the benchmark index after the market closes on December 20, and will also be added to the S&P 100. Facebook shares rose 4.3% on the news in after-hours trading Wednesday.
UTEP middle blocker Xitlali Herrera was named All-Southwest Region by the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA), which announced its Div. I All-Region Teams and Region Coaches of the Year on Tuesday.
For those who've resolved to only spend their tourist cash in up-and-coming destinations with strong environmental and human rights records in 2014, nonprofit Ethical Traveler has taken care of the research for you.