Mobile, open-air movie theaters pop up across the country.
The series was a validation of the $423 million that the Yankee owner spent in the offseason.
Two brothers set sail for Europe with the goal of raising money for America's troops.
George Sodini kept a Web site where he spoke bitterly about his mother and about romantic rejections. Such feelings of anger toward women fit into a historic pattern, say some.
Mexican dealers are flooding the market with a cheap form of heroin that is more potent than its predecessors, snaring younger users.
Gates can joke about the incident now, he said Sunday. Crowley has shown respect toward the man he once arrested.
A predominately white segment of America sees the incident as further evidence that the country is becoming a post-racial society. Many blacks disagree.
Police experts say Gates probably overreacted. But Sergeant Crowley appeared to let the situation spiral out of control, they add.
New reports suggest that Michael Jackson's doctor is now being investigated in a manslaughter probe.
Obama had harsh words Wednesday for how police handled the arrest of Harvard professor Gates.
Prominent allegations of racism have been made in the recent past at Harvard and MIT – the two storied universities in Cambridge, Mass.
It is the first US city to assess such a tax, which could raise almost $300,000 in revenue next year. Opponents of the measure say it opens the door to more crime and heavier drug use.
The Monitor spoke with the CBS anchorman, who died Friday, in a 1973 series of interviews with the three networks' broadcast journalists.
But as the organization celebrates its centennial in New York, some young people have mixed feelings about how the NAACP fits in their lives.
He emphasized the continuing need to close racial and ethnic disparities while also talking about personal responsibility.
Long defined by what they are not, nonbelievers increasingly try to define what they are.
Parental rights count for much, but courts today are giving more credence to claims from a child's primary caregiver.
The share of Americans driving while intoxicated was 2.2 percent in a new survey. But 16.3 percent of drivers had traces of drugs in their system.
In a spectacle befitting the ultimate entertainer, friends and fans pay tribute to a man whose music touched millions worldwide.
California considers expanding data on its state forms to allow for multiple answers under race.