Year-end car deals and other clearances will become even better once January arrives. Besides year-end car deals, avoid offers for TVs, textbooks, and winter coats.
A reveler of the Beija-flor samba school participates in the second night of the annual carnival parade in Rio de Janeiro's Sambadrome on March 7.
Tara, a 2-month-old Asian palm civet cub, sits on the shoulder of a Royev Ruchei Zoo employee in the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, Russia, on Monday. Zoo employees are hand-feeding two cubs, Tara and Tona, after their mother gave birth to them in April this year and refused to nurse them.
As America became distracted by the war on terror after 9/11, the region sought other partners.