Three Kurdish women were murdered in Paris Wednesday night, execution style. All were activists for the PKK, the militant group that's long fought for Kurdish rights in Turkey. One was a PKK co-founder.
Jean-Pierre Filiu, a professor of Middle Eastern Studies at the School of International Studies, SciencesPo in Paris stopped by our studio to talk with anchor Marco Werman about hip hop inspired by the Arab Spring.
While they're not exactly the originals, a pair of European men has set out to recreate the 24 violins in the orchestra that Louis XIV danced to in the late 17th and early 18th century. Unlike modern violins, they have a wide variety of sounds and styles.
If you serve as a volunteer, you know that it can feel good to devote your time to assisting others in need. But do you ever feel that you’re performing a job that deserves a paycheck? Volunteers around the world weigh in.
Millions participated in marches across France on Sunday to defy the terrorist who attacked Charlie Hebdo. One multi-faith couple joined in, too, even though they hold very different opinions about the satirical magazine.