A judge was expected to announce Tuesday whether Detroit can come up with a plan to get rid of $18 billion in debt. It's the largest public bankruptcy in U.S. history. The case could ultimately crack a shield protecting public pensions and also put the city's extraordinary art collection up for grabs.
Anti-government protesters swarmed into the Thai prime minister's office compound Tuesday as police stood by and watched. The move allows protesters to claim a symbolic victory after three days of bitter clashes.