This region is quintessential England, with more than 100 picturesque villages, making it an ideal choice for the retiree who likes history, antiques, outdoor sports, open log fires, and cozy pubs. And, right now, while the sun is shining, is a perfect time to visit to see for yourself all that this region has to offer. Where, specifically, should you consider?
Here is my virtual road map, through objects I have collected from traveling to the ends of the earth and back. What inspires you to travel? What have you collected to save the memories?
Sixty years ago this week the United States successfully staged a coup in Iran to overthrow democratically elected Prime Minister Mohammad Mossadegh that a newly declassified CIA document reveals was designed to preserve the control of Western companies over Iran's rich oil fields.
The Brits Love Disney World, the French are heading to beaches, Italians to big cities, and the Germans? They're everywhere (in big numbers). Here are the top U.S. destinations that are most popular with Europeans this summer.
The whole Arab Spring movement has woken America up to the fact that we've been propping up some pretty brutal leaders for a long, long time. Which leads us to the uncomfortable position of not having a clear ideological position.
How do successful schools solve that educational paradox that is -- no one teacher, no matter how expert, can do everything we need teachers to do? They create careful, deliberate ways for teachers to work together and share expertise.
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As a child, Kris was a patient at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital where she was treated for a blood disorder, Hereditary Elliptocytosis. During this time at the hospital, Kris drew everything from her visitors, the nurses and the things that spun from her imagination.
Well this is a bridal party! Unable to say "no" to all of her nearest and dearest, Katie Dalby, who married fireman Norman Gooch in Harwich, Essex, last Saturday, walked down the aisle with a staggering 80 bridesmaids in tow.
By the time George of Cambridge doth wear the crown, Britain will have changed in four dramatic ways.
Those favoring freedom of speech and behavior should bristle in response to a recent "critique" of U.S. law by a British Lord.
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The blurry suicide video clip was unnerving but a Lebanese TV station led its primetime evening newscast with it, in its entirety, without any warning...
News should not come from a handful of journalists who supposedly know what you need to know; it should percolate up through email and social-media channels into tablets and handheld devices and into the public discourse.