Personal tools
You are here: Home News & Events
"There is no remedy so easy as books, which if they do not give cheerfulness, at least restore quiet to the most troubled mind."

—Lady Mary Wortley Montagu (1689-1762) English society figure, letter writer

 

World News From BBC

Picture power: A scar on the landscape  Wed, 17 Dec 2014 01:56:57 GMT
Brazil's worst drought in 80 years 
Day in pictures: 16 December 2014  Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:41:30 GMT
Images from around the world: 16 December 
What Cuba's new friendship with the US means for everyday life  Sun, 21 Dec 2014 02:54:45 GMT
What Cuba's new pact with the US means for everyday life 
10 things we didn't know last week  Fri, 19 Dec 2014 17:21:50 GMT
The NSA had a staff 'Clown Club' and more nuggets from the news 
Your pictures of the year 2014  Thu, 18 Dec 2014 08:52:07 GMT
Stunning photos from readers' capture 2014 
Voices of grief and determination  Sun, 21 Dec 2014 03:24:51 GMT
Grief and resolution after Taliban school massacre 
VIDEO: Fixing bones with a household drill  Sun, 21 Dec 2014 02:09:06 GMT
Safe surgery with a DIY essential 
Go Figure: The week in numbers  Fri, 19 Dec 2014 17:09:51 GMT
The week's big numbers, visualised 
The family with 34 children - and counting  Sun, 21 Dec 2014 02:04:40 GMT
The family with 34 children - and they're adding two more 
VIDEO: Trends of the week - in 60 seconds  Sun, 21 Dec 2014 03:20:06 GMT
The trends of the week in 60 seconds 
Why do mornings get darker after 21 December?  Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:22:24 GMT
Why mornings will keep getting darker after 21 December 
Climate of fear in Turkmenistan  Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:20:03 GMT
Life in one of the world's most repressive states 
« December 2014 »
December
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031
National News From NPR
GOP Sens. Rubio, Paul Square Off Over Cuba Policy Shift  Sun, 21 Dec 2014 12:18:00 -0500
Bound By A Plantation, Two Georgians Remember A Special Christmas  Sun, 21 Dec 2014 10:52:00 -0500
Obama Calls North Korean Hack 'Cybervandalism'  Sun, 21 Dec 2014 09:58:00 -0500
[see more]
World News From BBC
US mulls putting NK on terror list  Sun, 21 Dec 2014 14:27:26 GMT
Kurds 'take' part of Sinjar from IS  Sun, 21 Dec 2014 16:56:02 GMT
Tunisia rivals in poll dispute  Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:29:07 GMT
[see more]