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Cover Story Selma's message on civil rights 50 years later

As President Obama prepares to visit Selma five decades after 'Bloody Sunday,' how the civil rights struggle has – and hasn't – changed an epicenter of the movement.

 
 
 
 
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March 6, 2015

Photos of the day 03/06

A man dressed in a Spider-Man costume, to celebrate the Jewish holiday of Purim, takes part in a local surfing competition in the southern Israeli city of Ashdod Friday. Purim is a celebration of the Jews' salvation from genocide in ancient Persia, as recounted in the Book of Esther.

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