Pope Francis I
Time magazine named Pope Francis the person of the year. Read about the life and philosophy of the first pope from Latin America.
Nelson Mandela Remembered
Read about Mandela's remarkable life and his struggles to end apartheid.
2013 Current Events
Take a look back at the major news events and newsmakers of the year.
Friday the 13th
In December, the 13th of the month falls on a Friday. Read why this day is considered unlucky in much of Western Europe, North America, and Australia.
Have Your Say
When should people start putting up Christmas decorations?
This Day in History
What Does It Mean?
Biography of the day