A Texas town is in disbelief and mourning as a local hero apparently falls victim to a troubled ex-marine he was trying to help
Hundreds of people gathered to remember the life of Dylan Hockley, a young boy with autistic spectrum disorder struck down in the mass shootings in Newtown, Conn.
The Leuci brothers knew Jack Pinto from their wrestling league. They appear to be coping even though there may never be answers for all of their questions
With the names of the dead released, the depths of the tragedy begins to sink in and residents of the town wonder how they will cope with the loss
He was a liberal out of the American prairies and he came to embody the country’s unrelenting idealism, even as he suffered one of the biggest presidential losses in U.S. history
On September 30, 1962, legendary Chicano civil rights activist Cesar Chavez founded what would become the United Farm Workers of America—and with migrant labor a focus of the U.S. political debate, the UFW’s 50th anniversary is …
An appreciation of the late New York Times publisher by one of the country’s premier historians of the American press