If you listened to this New Year's Eve edition of The World, perhaps you were able to name some of the 34 musicians who passed away in 2013, whose work we briefly excerpted. How many could you identify? Here are the answers.
First the Confederate flags came down. Then came rulings that supported Obamacare, gay marriage and mandatory vaccination. Taylor Swift beat Apple, and Pennsylvania shot down the NRA. What's happening?
Google India made an ad to show how the search engine could help people reconnect with old friends. Now the campaign has touched an emotional chord across Pakistan and India, by reawakening memories of the painful partition of India in 1947.
Because the word's origins are murky, it's difficult to know just how insulting calling someone a "coonass" used to be. Today, some Cajuns view the word as an ethnic slur, while others have embraced it as a badge of honor.