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A Denver Native Brings The Vast Outdoors To At-Risk Youths

CityWILD enables at-risk students in Denver to raft, backpack, mountain-bike, and snowshoe – while they also strive to reach their full potential.

How Teachers Calm, Educate Students Amid Swirl Of Election Emotions

Emery Martin, 3, plays under a voting booth as her father, Chris Martin (r.) marked his ballot in Sacramento, Calif., on Monday, Nov. 7.

Tencent Splurges With $220 Million Worth Of Shares In Surprise Birthday Giveaway

Tencent company name is displayed at a news conference in Hong Kong, China March 17, 2016.

Displaced By War, Refugees Find Hope In Their Food Culture

As Syrian chefs have shown around the world, the simplicity of a shared meal could provide answers to the multifaceted issue of war and

Weeks After Defeated Deal, Colombia And FARC Rebels Reach A New Peace

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos makes a peace sign with wife Maria Clemencia Rodriguez after voting in the October referendum. That deal was rejected

This Food Truck Serves Up Gourmet Food And Drink – And Jobs For Refugees

Refuge Coffee is a nonprofit gourmet food truck that employees refugees resettled in Clarkston, Ga., and provides job training and networking opportunities within the

A Daytime Refuge For Homeless People: The Duo Behind The Pioneering Effort

Tina Christopher (l.) and Laura Slattery are each other’s yin and yang as they run The Gubbio Project. BRIDGING DIVIDES In San Francisco, Laura

How A Happy School Can Help Students Succeed

Every day at Weiner Elementary School starts with a dance party, usually to Best Day of My Life by American Authors — and that’s

80-Year-Old ‘Hottest Grandpa’ Reshaping China’s Views On Aging

Wang Deshun, at his 80th birthday party, is known as China’s hottest grandpa.