Adam Popescu

Latest Stories (6)

Bridge seen as key to mountain lion survival near L.A.

Jan 1, 2016
About a dozen mountain lions live on the city’s outskirts.

A polar bear capital fears a bearless future

Jan 5, 2015
Churchill, Manitoba, counts on income from tourists who come to see the bears.

Beermaker Pabst moves to L.A.

Sep 5, 2011
Embracing its new home, the brand is turning to celebrities to help boost sales.

Foreign workers in the U.S. send billions home

Jun 3, 2011
Private money sent by foreign workers in the U.S. to their home countries in the Middle East - also known as remittances - topped $3.8 billion in 2009, according to the World Bank.

America's education footprint in the Middle East

Apr 28, 2011
A look at U.S. satellite, branch campuses and study abroad programs in the Middle East region.

A short history of oil: 1900 to 2010

Apr 20, 2011
Over the past century, the center of crude oil production has shifted across the globe.