Old stories are being used to teach children to read and break the bonds of illiteracy.
Nov. 25, 2011Girls at the Aschiana Foundation school in Kabul learn to read using children's books based on Afghan folk tales. In Afghanistan, more than half the population cannot read.Golareh Kiazand/FOR THE WASHINGTON POST
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump lit the National Christmas Tree for the first time. The program was hosted by television personality Kathie Lee Gifford and actor Dean Cain and featured performances by the Beach Boys, Jack Wagner, Wynonna Judd, Craig Campbell and others.