Juan Requesens, a rising student leader, appeals to Venezuelans who are looking for an unfamiliar face.
Photos from around the region
Protests against President Nicolas Maduro continue around anniversary of Hugo Chavez’s death.
The demonstrators object to the policies of President Nicol
Dueling demonstrations of pro- and anti-government protesters have been taking to the streets since Feb. 4.
Leaders of United States, Mexico and Canada hold annual meeting.
An outbreak of gang violence calls into question police program’s durability.
About 100 dogs got their own day at a pre-Carnival bash in Rio de Janeiro.
Demonstrations have been held across the country against the government’s handling of inflation, crime and product shortages.
Generation of new cameras has sparked some privacy concerns.
The goal was for Brazil to have all the hotel rooms it needs for the World Cup games. But bureaucracy got in the way.
A seventh-grader opened fire at Berrendo Middle School in Roswell, critically wounding an 11-year-old boy and a 13-year-old girl.
Forces move in, aiming to quell clashes between vigilantes and a drug cartel, but confidence in the government is shaky.
The soap-opera actress and pageant winner was shot and killed along with her ex-husband as they resisted a robbery.
These places don’t need a polar vortex to get frigid.
The once-thriving industry is struggling, but some still see a long-term potential.
A colossal three-volume collection showcases 125 years of images capturing a planet and its people.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is calling the storm one of the worst in the city’s history.