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Back in 1975, when New York City was broke and crumbling - with its budget and crime rate out of control, the Bronx burning, and thousands of police officers and teachers being laid off - a high-ranking executive of the Port Authority was on a junket in Zaire.
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Whistler may have had sub-zero temperatures this week, but the stars didn't mind, and still strutted their stuff for the cameras at the Whistler Film Festival.
President Nicolas Maduro faces his first electoral test since being elected nearly eight months ago, as Venezuelans go to the polls on Sunday to judge his government's response to their nation's mounting economic troubles.
Venezuelans vote in municipal elections on Sunday that are the biggest political test yet for President Nicolas Maduro as he tries to halt an economic slide and preserve the radical socialist legacy of his late mentor Hugo Chavez.
Nelson Mandela, one of the noblest and most admirable figures of the 20th century, was a friend of Fidel Castro.
In this Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013 photo, opposition leader Henrique Capriles is followed by bodyguards and supporters during a political rally in Caracas, Venezuela.
According to David Smilde, a senior fellow at the Washington Office on Latin America, the results of the vote for mayors and town councillors will be a test of the government's popularity.
Venezuelan political leader Henrique Capriles said the opposition expects to win the country's most important districts in municipal elections on Sunday.
Colombia is seeking UNESCO's recognition of the folkloric music genre of vallenato as cultural heritage, President Juan Manuel Santos said Thursday.
New Delhi is India's most expensive city for expatriates but ranks in the 228th place in the global list New Delhi is India's most expensive city for expatriates but ranks in the 228th place in the global list, according to the findings of the latest 'Cost of Living' survey by ECA International.
In local races with national implications, candidates for 2,792 municipal positions - including 335 mayoral seats - wrapped up their campaigns Thursday ahead of Sunday's vote.
The Cubanization of Venezuela is expanding at an alarming rate. Violent repression and the plundering of that nation's resources by Cuba's Castro dictatorship is only part of what is in store for Venezuela.
Last night's concert in the San Francisco Performances Salon Series at the Hotel Rex featured soprano Marina Harris, mezzo Laura Krumm, and pianist Robert Mollicone, all concluding their respective tenures as second-year Adler Fellows with the San Francisco Opera .
Nationwide local polls this weekend are President Nicolas Maduro's first electoral test since taking power and will show what Venezuelans think of his socialist government's radical response to deepening economic problems.
Beijing is the second most expensive city in Asia for expatriates, jumping up the ranking from fifth place last year while Tokyo still tops the list despite a sharply weaker yen, a survey showed Thursday.
Beijing is the second most expensive city in Asia for expatriates, jumping up the ranking from fifth place last year while Tokyo still tops the list despite a sharply weaker yen, a survey showed Thursday [SINGAPORE] Beijing is the second most expensive city in Asia for expatriates, jumping up the ranking from fifth place last year while Tokyo still ... (more)