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Venezuela’s mass exodus has sparked violence, and countries are sending in more troops to deal with it
After violent attacks on Venezuelan migrants over the weekend, Brazil is adding more troops to the force it has dispatched to deal with a wave of Venezuelans entering the country.
Shoveling manure and fixing flat tires: Soldiers at the border are doing grunt work to keep them out of trouble
The recent National Guard deployments to the US's southern border are not the first time troops have been sent there, but the soldiers there now are being kept far from the border and tasked with often menial jobs.
Millions of Venezuelans have fled their homes, and it’s affecting the entire region — here’s where they’re going
Hundreds of thousands of Venezuelans have sought refuge in neighboring countries in recent months, and the communities receiving them have struggled to deal with the influx.
‘Different shades of utter resignation’: Venezuelans fleeing hardship at home are finding more struggles abroad
The exodus of Venezuelans from their home country has picked up amid deepening political and economic dysfunction, but those looking abroad are encountering a new set of hardships.
Migrants tend to move to countries neighbouring or close by their home countries.
"The country has broken down because of what we have lost ... That has an impact on the social reality."
A new archaeological study suggests humans may have set foot in North America 100,000 years earlier than researchers previously thought.
Genetic data collected from 770,000 tubes of spit are helping researchers get a better idea of how immigrants settled in North America.
"The addition of millions of unemployed people ... would only multiply desperation and violence in Mexico and Central America," an expert told Business Insider.
Trump’s Homeland Security pick is seen as the best man for the job, but they may not always get along
"He's a Marine; he tells it like it is," former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said of John Kelly, who is under consideration for Homeland Security chief.