Oscar-winner Sandra Bullock won't attend the London premiere of "The Blind Side" due to a scandal at home.
If there's one area where the US maintains a decisive lead over other countries, it's in its military.
Orchid and garden shows are a wonderful way to warm up during winter and enjoy some colorful floral beauty.
A US judge granted German homeschoolers asylum in January after ruling they faced persecution in Germany, where the practice is punishable with fines or imprisonment. The US Home School Legal Defense Association says other German families are exploring political asylum in the US.
A Swedish fan attends the men's hockey game between Sweden and Finland on Feb. 21 at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics.
Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich is not backing away from a swipe he took at young congressional staffers during a speech Wednesday. In fact, at a Monitor-sponsored breakfast for reporters Thursday, he broadened the attack to include older staffers.
Experts remain unconvinced that the 2010 Winter Olympics will pay off for Vancouver.
Parents of athletes at the Vancouver Olympics spoke to the Monitor about treading that fine line between encouraging performance and demanding it of their exceptionally talented offspring.
Dogged by persistent unemployment, US-born jobless swell ranks of immigrant day laborers.