Quotations of the day

“You’re going to shut down the government if you can’t prevent millions of Americans from getting affordable care,” — Rep. Chris Van Hollen,…

Rio de Janeiro dreams of (being) Hollywood

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — For Mayor Eduardo Paes, it’s not enough that Rio de Janeiro is both an Olympic and a World Cup host city. He’s determi…

Today in History

Today is Monday, Sept. 30, the 273rd day of 2013. There are 92 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 30, 1955, actor…