A nonprofit group paves the way by negotiating tuition waivers.
The high food and commodity prices hurting most countries are buoying Brazil, a top exporter of minerals, soy, beef, chicken, and grains.
Natasha defended Americans when I felt inclined to criticize them.
Readers share their experiences with the Monitor's old pen-pal column.
The effect: Made-up leagues can keep using names and statistics of real players without paying licensing fees.