Brazilian city bends, but doesn't break, under tremendous pressure of crowds in town for Pope Francis' visit.
Sex scandal of the democratic candidate and race issues are dominating the New York City mayoral election.
Pope Francis drew reported three million flag-waving, rosary-toting faithful to Brazil's Rio de Janeiro city for vigil.
With protests sweeping the country, Brazilian security officials worry over security for Pope Francis' visit.
Pope's upcoming visit prompts the question: What does it mean for Brazil to be "the world's largest Catholic country"?
Street protests that turned Brazil upside down for nearly two weeks have forced this journalist to re-think his approach
The acquittal of Trayvon Martin's killer has caused outrage in his Florida community
NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden is being used to distract Americans from the truth behind spying allegations.
Police have planned massive security for the final of the Confederations Cup in Rio de Janeiro in the wake of protests.
The government in Quito is saying that Snowden's asylum request will be processed when he reaches Ecuadoran soil.
President's proposals for combating global climate change seen by Republican opponents as too expensive.