Members of the 4th Stryker Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, led by Col. John Norris, cross the Iraq desert a few miles from the Kuwait border. The 1,800 soldiers in 360 vehicles traveled 369 miles to leave Iraq on Aug. 17.
Experts say that prevention efforts at the local level, combined with better data collection and tighter federal oversight could reduce the number of cases of abuse and neglect.
Governments and nonprofits are working together on a practical solution to homelessness through the construction of tiny-house villages.
Books to Prisoners, a nonprofit group that sends free reading material to prisoners across the United States, operates on a shoestring but with dogged determination.
He's more than a track coach: He's a counselor and a friend, listening to a life story.