Arlette Contreras Bautista is leading a grassroots movement across Peru and the region against domestic violence and other injustices against women.
As more families are migrating to the U.S.-Mexico border from Central America, human smugglers are primed to exploit their vulnerability.
Though far from home, Thanksgiving traditions old and new are carried on and shared by U.S. troops wherever they are around the world.
Do you want to know about Mars? Besides masses of information, NASA Mars exploration has resulted in gorgeous photos. Download this poster.
By giving its students the tools to tackle 21st-century problems, Fulbright University Vietnam hopes to produce the next generation of Vietnam's leaders.
The Chinese government censors newspapers, television, social media and the internet to control their citizens. Here is a list of words you can't say.
In an average month in the U.S., 320 out of every 100,000 adults become new entrepreneurs, data shows. Meet a few to see how they did it.
Despite reports that the Iranian regime has cut internet access to stymie citizen protests, Iranians are still finding ways to post protest images online.
Four African-American women who were instrumental in launching the U.S. space program are getting the highest civilian honor bestowed by the U.S. Congress.