Sydney Schanberg's reporting on Cambodia's descent into genocide became an Oscar-winning film. Actor Sam Waterston, who portrayed Schanberg, remembers Schanberg's influence on the film and on how Americans understand Cambodia.
Artemisia Gentileschi was "one of the most remarkable women in the history of western art," says Richard Savino, artistic director of the music ensemble El Mundo, whose newest CD was inspired by the Baroque painter.
Washington has no credibility on human rights, Egyptian officials said after the recent killings by police. But an Amnesty International report levels disturbing accusations about Egypt's own oppression by law enforcement.
Some aspiring young chefs will join First Lady Michelle Obama for a nutritious and delicious lunch at the White House on Thursday. The "State Dinner" will feature recipes that have been selected as part of the national Healthy Lunchtime Challenge.