Cuba's Ministry of Culture and others are inviting writers to submit essays for their ninth annual International Essay Contest, "Thinking against the Mainstream."
Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is observed November 1 -2 in many Mexican communities in the U.S.
In a bold move, Facebook's new Timelines will challenge Google's appealing design. The question is - which of the two networks will be the victor?
When Canadian rock band The Tea Party formed in 1990, they had no idea they would soon share their moniker with one of the most controversial right-wing groups in America.
In 1994, three young men in West Memphis, Ark. were wrongfully tried and convicted of the 1993 murder of three boys. Last week the trio were set free.
Pulitzer Prize winner Philip Levine, known for his detailed and personal verse about the working class, has been appointed the country's new poet laureate.
According to new study too much time spent on social networking sites can cause teens to develop narcissistic tendencies and anti-social behavior
When it comes to racial diversity in comic books, the times are changing for the better.
In an era where Facebook and Twitter dominate the scene, MySpace, which saw its peak in popularity in 2006, has been rendered irrelevant.
Hip-hop is one of the greatest cultural contributions of the U.S. From Japan to South Africa the thumping bass and rhythmic lyrical accompaniment that is hip-hop has swept the globe.