Mysteries of the Maya

Mysteries of the Maya USA TODAY science reporter Dan Vergano traveled to Belize to join archaeologists exploring sacred Mayan wells, caves and their ancient cities.…

Andaman Rising

Andaman Rising When the Asian tsunami hit southern Thailand in 2004, the sea that had sustained the region for generations – the Andaman – rose…

Intended Consequences

Intended Consequences During the 1994 genocide, Rwandan women were subjected to massive sexual violence, perpetrated by members of the infamous Hutu militia groups known as…

Rubbed Out

Rubbed Out In 1945, newspaper publisher Arthur Kasherman was gunned down on a snowy street in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Was he a crusader for justice, or…

I Hope So Too

I Hope So Too What are your hopes for the Obama administration? The New York Times asked more than 200 people in 14 states (half…