New Nations Guide
South Sudan declared independence on July 9, 2011. Read about the world's newest countries.
Most Visited National Parks
Great Smokey Mountains National Park ranks as No. 1 with more than 9 million annual visitors.
America's Best Beaches
Three beaches in Hawaii made the top 10. Find out the best places to soak up the sun and surf.
Top 100 Movie Quotes
The American Film Institute put together a list of the most memorable quotes from movies. Use this list to test your friends and as a guide the next time you're picking a movie.
Have Your Say
What's the best way to beat the heat during the summer?
This Day in History
What Does It Mean?
Biography of the day