A look at 20 places with nothing to celebrate this weekend. The
following images are from the bottom 20 countries and territories from
Freedom House's Freedom in the World report, with text prepared by the staff of Freedom House.
after a BP drilling operation began hemorrhaging crude into the Gulf of Mexico, company
executives and White House officials are still volleying the blame and the
responsibility for what will be the worst oil spill in U.S. history.
Where do sheikhs go shopping? Facing the rising
threat of a nuclear-armed Iran, they go to weapons shows like the International Defence Exhibition and
Conference, where leaders from Cairo to Riyadh are stocking up.
Photojournalist Chris Hondros shares the scenes and stories of the two and a half weeks he spent walking the rubble of Port-au-Prince -- visiting morgues and newly dug mass graves, and meeting survivors in crowded makeshift hospitals.
One year into his presidency, Barack Obama still hasn't managed to close the controversial U.S. prison facility at Guantánamo Bay. But its days are clearly numbered. Here's how I'll always remember the place.