Undeterred by immigration politics, the 2018 National Teacher of the Year leads a Washington state classroom for refugees that runs on the same promise that's bestowed upon children and fuels newcomers to the American dream
Croatia's president has visited the site of a World War II concentration camp and honored its victims despite a continued boycott by Croatia's Jews of the official commemoration ceremonies
Barbara Bush came up with the idea of focusing on literacy as first lady during a jog in 1978, the year her husband considered his first run for president
Attorneys for a British cybersecurity expert credited with stopping a computer virus got more time to prepare for arguments on whether to suppress statements he made to the FBI after his arrest on a criminal indictment
Police began attempts to defuse an unexploded 500-kilogram (1,100-pound) World War II bomb to dispose of it after it was discovered during construction work near Berlin's central train station.
A fraternity suspended at New York's Syracuse University over an offensive video says in an apologetic statement that the activities were intended as a "satirical sketch."
Alabama man convicted in 1989 mail-bomb slaying of federal judge is executed, oldest prisoner put to death in US since it resumed carrying out the death penalty in 1970s