The graduation rate was 68.8 percent in 2007, according to a new study. But the report also identifies 21 big-city 'overachievers' that posted higher-than-expected graduation rates.
Muslim women raise their arms upon seeing a relic of Prophet Mohammed during Meeraj-un-Nabi celebrations at Hazratbal shrine in Srinagar, Indian-Administered Kashmir, in June 2013.
New tools help givers, and those in need, find answers.
Sailboats race during the start of the 2009 Bayview Mackinac Race at Port Huron, Michigan, on July 25.
James Cameron's new film promises to take 3-D cinematography to an unrivaled level, using a more nimble 3-D camera system that Cameron helped invent.
Counterinsurgency efforts require US soldiers to shift from fighting to peacekeeping, but many feel ill-prepared to conduct investigations and interact with Iraqis.
The US military is trying to transition 103,000 Iraqi neighborhood guards into steady work.
Moves by the Fed and the Treasury to prop up mortgage giants are a welcome sign.