Matt Damon, listen up: After five years of covering Africa, our departing correspondent tells how his perceptions have changed about a complex continent, including why some Africans resent celebrity visits.
At his New Mexico ranch, Rick Iannucci invites war veterans suffering from PTSD and other problems to work with horses and heal their wounds.
Melanie Stetson Freeman, the Monitor's veteran photographer, reflects on a recent trip to New Orleans.
Hannah Rocklein’s saga – an international adoption 11 years later
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Used-car dealers, small manufacturers feel credit squeeze as states and cities postpone projects.