The past is present in any society; it shapes a sense of identity, purpose and possibility. President Obama, in visiting Hiroshima, attempts to bridge divided memories of old enemies who are now close allies, recognizing the power of respect and remembrance.
Who knew so many paid "likes' came from this nation? Without enough good jobs, liking things on Facebook could actually bring in a fair amount of money, and give people working part-time a bit of freedom.
President Barack Obama will touch down in Hanoi on Sunday. He’s just the third US president to visit since the end of the Vietnam War. This woman escaped that war — and found out that it’s never too late to heal.
Amina Ali Nkeki, one of the missing Chibok schoolgirls, has been found in a forest carrying her 4-month-old daughter. She is the first to be rescued since their capture two years ago and today she met with Nigeria's president.
A young Moroccan woman rides Greyhound buses across America to meet people, share her culture and break down stereotypes. She often takes the conversations into people's homes and gets a free place to stay for the night. Now she's turning her ways into a business.
A leading politician has been asked to resign after an investigation into sexual harassment, and the incident may be a tipping point for a culture that has not attacked harassment as strongly as others.
Last year, a US airstrike killed 42 people at a hospital in the Afghan city of Kunduz. A new report suggests that tensions between Afghan forces and Doctors Without Borders may have helped cause the tragedy.