"My parents have worked all their lives for my education." An Ecuadorian student in America on the challenges and benefits of private education.
In 2012, more than 5,500 Americans over the age of 65 were killed in traffic accidents. Older drivers need to adjust to changing highway conditions.
Washington needs to stand up to tough decisions in the Middle East.
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Critics say he's pompous, reckless, and a tilter at windmills. But his relentlessness may end up making him the most consequential secretary of state in years.
Louie Palu's photographs expose the bloody drug-related crisis along the U.S.-Mexico border.
For a glimpse of how nature might — or might not — adapt to ocean acidification, scientists turn to the prickly “hedgehog of the sea.”
Carlos Javier Ortiz documents gun violence in Chicago through black and white photographs.
This is how communities spread the word about the importance of good nutrition in improving maternal and infant health in Uganda, India, Guatemala or Chicago.
A Washington state family opens an oyster hatchery in Hawaii to escape lethal waters.
Pulitzer Center's Marvin Kalb looks behind the current of Vladimir Putin's Op-Ed in The New York Times.
Ocean acidification, the lesser-known twin of climate change, threatens to scramble marine life on a scale almost too big to fathom.