Tuesday, March 17, 2015
An English teacher from rural Maine won the US$1 million Global Teacher Prize on Sunday after 42 years of work as an innovator and pioneer in teaching literature.
Friday, March 13, 2015
As a child she waded in muddy Philippine rice paddies, now teenager Janicel Lubina struts down runways for the country's top designers and is hoping to be crowned among the world's most beautiful women.
Thursday, March 12, 2015
Every day, Aditya Kumar cycles around 40 miles with a heavy load of books and his few possessions on the back of his battered old bike to bring education to India's slum children.
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Monaco has royal parents of newborn twins, and the UK's Kate and William will soon have a second little prince, but will parenting two kids under 2 years old be a soul-draining, tear-inducing experience for them like it sometimes is for the rest of us?
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
The owners of a prize-winning Irish Setter who died after competing at the renowned Crufts dog show claimed on Sunday their dog had been poisoned at the British event.
Saturday, March 7, 2015
Warsaw bank manager Grazyna Dubiel would not normally be behind bars on a Sunday. “I'd be out taking a walk somewhere,” the 57-year-old said while following guards down a windowless corridor of a jail in the Polish capital.
For television science correspondent Miles O'Brien, seeing on film the aftermath of the fluke injury that resulted in the amputation of his left arm above the elbow proved more difficult than he had anticipated.
Many Taiwanese-Americans come to Taiwan seeking their roots, and for Karan, 48, the goal was specifically to find a grave.