114 Photos - Jan 3, 2014
Photo: Sinco, Luis –– B581810130Z.1 LOS ANGELES, CA. – JAN. 9, 2012. Ending a three–year slump, remittances to Mexico are finally on the upswing, thanks to an improving U.S. job market. Money sent home last year by Mexicans living abroad, most of them residing in the United States, is expected to top $23 billion when Mexico?s central bank releases annual figures later this month.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: (FILES) A picture taken on September 5, 1990 shows anti-apartheid leader and African National Congress (ANC) member Nelson Mandela raising fist while addressing in Tokoza a crowd of residents from the Phola park squatter camp during his tour of townships. A new collection of Nelson Mandela's private papers reveals his years of heartache at missing his family while in prison and his wariness at becoming idolised, in excerpts published on October 10, 2010. The book "Conversations with Myself" goes on sale Tuesday, but passages printed in British and South African papers show his thoughts on everything from the danger of corruption in power to his personal grief at the death of his son. AFP PHOTO FILES / TREVOR SAMSON (Photo credit should read TREVOR SAMSON/AFP/Getty Images)Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Russian Communists leader Gennady Zyuganov, 2nd left, smiles as others hold portraits of Soviet dictator Josef Stalin after laying flowers at his grave to mark the 130th anniversary of Stalin's birth Red Square in Moscow, Russia, Monday, Dec. 21, 2009. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)Photo: With a statue, background, and  portrait, foreground, of Soviet dictator Josef Stalin, Georgians attend a rally marking his 130th birthday anniversary in Stalin's home town of Gori, 80 km (50 miles) west of the Georgian capital Tbilisi, Monday, Dec. 21, 2009. (AP Photo/Shakh Aivazov)Photo: Russian communists stand in line in Red square to attend a wreath laying ceremony at the tomb of Soviet dictator Josef Stalin marking the 130th anniversary of his birthday at the Kremlin wall in Moscow, December 21, 2009.  REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin  (RUSSIA - Tags: POLITICS ANNIVERSARY IMAGES OF THE DAY)Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: China's senior leader Deng Xiaoping, right, and the Chairman Mao Tse-tung look over papers in Bejing in this photo dated 1959. (AP Photo/Kyodo News)Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: **CORRECTS TO LENIN'S MAUSOLEUM** Russian Communists hold red flags as they queue to lay flowers at the grave of Soviet dictator Josef Stalin to mark the 130th anniversary of his birth, as they walk along the Red Square in Moscow, Russia, Monday, Dec. 21, 2009. St Basil's Cathedral is seen at left and Lenin's mausoleum is at right.  (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)Photo: Photo: Photo: Russian President Vladmir Putin (C) attends a celebration of the 700th anniversary of St. Sergius of Radonezh in the Trinity St. Sergius monastery in Sergeiv Posad outside Moscow on July 18, 2014.   AFP PHOTO / RIA NOVOSTI / MIKHAIL KLIMENTYEVMIKHAIL KLIMENTYEV/AFP/Getty ImagesPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: A boy attends a ceremony to mark the 54th anniversary of the Cuban Revolution in Camaguey, Cuba, Thursday, July 26, 2007. Castro told tens of thousands of loyalists that the country suffered a serious blow when his brother Fidel fell ill a year ago, but that the chaos that the U.S. had long predicted never materialized. (AP Photo/Javier Galeano)Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: A Russian communist walks along Red Square after attending a wreath laying ceremony at the grave of Soviet dictator Josef Stalin marking the 130th anniversary of his birthday at the Kremlin wall in Moscow, December 21, 2009.  REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin  (RUSSIA - Tags: POLITICS ANNIVERSARY)Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Men fish in the waters of the Yenisei river during snowfall in the Siberian town of Divnogorsk, Russia, May 2, 2016. REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAYPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: