The rejection of a peace deal in Colombia and leftist party losses in Brazil are the latest signs that conservatives are on the rise in the region.
Two men who took a rolling bag on West 27th Street in Chelsea, possibly disabling the bomb inside, were following a long tradition of repurposing items discarded on city streets.
The state will drop several relationships with the bank, which is enmeshed in a scandal over the creation of millions of unauthorized accounts.
At the debate on Tuesday, the vice-presidential candidates will have to defend their running mates — an especially critical job this time around with such an intense focus on the top of the ticket.
The Category 4 storm in the Caribbean, which made landfall around 7 a.m., destroyed hundreds of homes and killed at least one person.
Rosetta, the first spacecraft to orbit a comet, is set to close a successful mission for the European Space Agency on Friday with a soft belly-flop.