Miami Beach and Minneapolis are neck-and-neck for "most entertaining" mayoral campaign season.
Two similar candidates have very different thoughts on whether the city should go through with the project.
In Peru, there's no shortage of discussion about Mario Vargas Llosa's The Discreet Hero.
How do you campaign to be in charge of nothing?
Blame climate change, and the pesky Ardes aegypti mosquito.
You'd think a video showing Rob Ford smoking crack cocaine would put his approval rating in the basement. Not in Canada!
A new report suggests that governors may have passed on the trains so Obama wouldn't "win."
Tsunamis and tremors reached multiple continents; Portugal's biggest city was thrown into chaos.
The fate of the controversial policy now rests with New York's next mayor.
Is government intrusion into what we eat, drink, and smoke the future of public health?
"I'm disappointed," says Toronto Police Chief William Blair.
France is supposed to be implementing a sweeping law similar to the Americans with Disability Act, and the capital is utterly unprepared.
The last gasps of Bloomberg's nanny state?
Tennessee's new Achievement District gives control of some public schools over to charter networks, with mixed results.
Sarajevo's 1984 facilities became battlegrounds of the Bosnian War. Though scars remain, some are showing new signs of life.
Stimulus spending that boosted benefits runs out on November 1.
Despite concerns over an uptick, both felonious and accidental killings of police officers fell substantially in 2012.
China's largest public urban space is more than just the site of the famous student protests. It's a symbol of the country—and the country's power.
A team-by-team look at how professional basketball has become more than just an American sport.