Japan goes to the polls in snap election - BBC News

Japan is heading to the polls a month after Prime Minister Shinzo Abe called a snap election in the face of the rising threat from North Korea. Voting opened at 07:00 local time on Sunday (22:00 GMT Saturday). Mr Abe called the election amid rebounding ...

Teenagers' View of the News - New York Times

We received more than 1,000 letters from high school students on a wide range of topics in response to our Student Challenge. The most popular subjects included Donald Trump, teenage anxiety, N.F.L. kneeling, birth control, Columbus Day, Harvey ...

Why World Hunger Isn't Going Away As Fast As We'd Hoped - NPR

Rob Vos has been tracking global hunger for years, and he says until recently the mood among his fellow hunger experts was almost giddy. Since 1990 the world had made so much progress curbing hunger that, in 2015, leaders met at the United Nations ...