Part homage, part Halloween, Saturday's attempt to break the Guinness record for number of people dancing to Michael Jackson's hit single drew more than 50,000 people (including over 12,000 dancers), according to Mexico City officials.
Exit polls on Sunday gave the Democratic Party of Japan (DPJ) more than 300 seats in Japan's 480-seat Diet (parliament), ending more than 54 years of nearly unbroken rule by the Liberal Democratic Party.
Presidents, generals, and Supreme Court justices are there. But mostly, it's ordinary servicemen and women who served their country without public acclaim.
“My father taught me even our most profound losses are survivable. He taught me nothing was impossible.”
Family, friends, members of the US House and Senate, and hundreds of congressional staffers who had worked with him say their final goodbyes.
Exceptions include charities, surveys, and information about canceled flights. But most telemarketers will need your permission before calling.
New Orleans will never be the same. Neither will Americans' view of government's role in disasters.