| Sep 15, 2013
I would have liked to know what the drummer hoped and what she expected. We will never know why she decided to take a drum to the central markets of Paris on Oct. 5, 1789, and why, that day, the tinder was so ready to catch fire from the drumbeat's...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Univision Communications Inc.'s networks president, Cesar Conde, has left the Spanish-language media giant to accept a larger role overseeing international expansion at rival NBCUniversal.
On Friday, Conde was named NBCUniversal executive vice president...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 5:20 PM
MEXICO CITY -- Launching a full-court press to clear Mexico City’s historic Zocalo square of striking teachers, riot police battled protesters in rolling street skirmishes Friday as the two sides exchanged tear gas canisters and Molotov cocktails....
| Sep 12, 2013
| 6:00 AM
SAUL "CANELO" ALVAREZ
Pro career record: 42 Wins, 0 Losses, 1 Draw, 30 KOs;
Year; date; opponent; result;
April 20; Austin Trout; San Antonio; W 12;
(Retained WBC light middleweight title; Won WBA Super World light middleweight title);...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Eugenio Derbez is scared. Very scared. You can see it in his eyes. You can hear it in the edge of nervous excitement that creeps into his voice as he slides into a seat at the Urth Caffé in downtown Los Angeles.
"I didn't expect this," he says. "I'm...
| Sep 9, 2013
When America's first permanent English settlers sailed into Hampton Roads in 1607, they were far from the first Europeans to set foot on the land they named Virginia.
Four times during the previous half-century, Spanish mariners looking for the fabled...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 8:51 PM
MEXICO CITY — Tens of thousands of Mexicans jammed the center of their capital city Sunday to protest President Enrique Peña Nieto’s plan to allow foreign firms to invest in and collaborate with the state-run oil company, whose independence...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 4:32 PM
World Cup Qualifiers in CONCACAF's Hexagonal have four rounds left to go to determine who will be going to Brazil 2014. Action starts up again today, with some of today's key matchups being USA vs Costa Rica, and Honduras vs Mexico. In the United States,...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 4:41 PM
When you mention the word "museum," many travelers imagine the steps of the Metropolitan Museum of Art or the lines of people trying to sneak a peek at the "Mona Lisa" at the Louvre. Though art may be the first thing to come to mind, many other subjects...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 3:07 PM
MEXICO CITY — Like a character from a graphic novel, she dresses in black, has unusually blond hair — and kills bus drivers who sexually assault women.
In a place like Ciudad Juarez, known for its years of brutal killings of women, the story...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 2:54 PM
SAO PAULO, Brazil --New documents leaked by former U.S. intelligence contractor Edward Snowden allege that Washington spied on the presidents of Mexico and Brazil, further complicating relations weeks before Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff’s...