Latest Stories Tagged: history


Immigrants and the Catholic Church

The Catholic Church in the US faces many other challenges. Some churches are near empty, others are full. The growth in the Church has come largely from immigrants, who often want to worship in their own language. Older churchgoers don't always like that.


Reflecting on the year in Afghanistan

Marco Werman speaks with Sultana Parvanta, a former official with Afghanistan's Ministry of Commerce and Industry. Ms. Parvanta lives in Kabul? and she says this is a special time of the year to be in the Afghan capital.

Arts, Culture & Media

KFC Christmas

Christmas isn't a national holiday in Japan but many Japanese celebrate the 25th with a special meal: fried chicken ? specifically, Kentucky Fried Chicken. Colonel Sander's chicken is considered a Christmas tradition there. Akiko Fujita reports.