Food Photographer of the Year 2014
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How Mexican mothers identify sons lost on the trek to the US
Every year hundreds of Mexican men die as they attempt to cross into the US, leaving their families with a terrible uncertainty
The heroic all-black regiment of WW1
Video: When the "Harlem Hellfighters" returned home from fighting in World War One, they were hailed as heroes by some but also faced violence and racism, according to a new graphic novel about the legendary all-black military unit.
Shakespeare's birds cause US trouble
Shakespeare mentions the European Starling once, in Henry IV Part I. That moved a 19th Century Shakespeare enthusiast to introduce the bird into America.
Eight arguments about whether the UK is a Christian country
David Cameron's remarks that the UK is a "Christian country" were criticised by a group of public figures. What are the arguments for and against?
Why Palestinians love St George
As England celebrates the day of its patron saint, many Palestinians are gearing up for their own celebrations of this shared hero.
The man who takes troubled youths to therapy camp
As more and more families send their drug and alcohol-addicted kids to therapeutic wilderness camps in the US, more and more become acquainted with the shadowy figure known as the "escort."
Magazine Quick Reads
Caption Challenge: Flower power
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Nigeria's plea to 'bring back our girls'
Nigerians make Twitter plea to rescue abducted schoolgirls. #BBCtrending
US sportsman Mike Scott gets 'emoji' about his tattoos. #BBCtrending
Norway's 'feel-good show about death'
Celebrities plan funerals and decorate coffins for themselves in a Norwegian "feel-good show about death".
Military chief 'collects fake watches'
Indonesia's top general tries to smash his "luxury" watch on the floor to prove he really collects fakes.
Are gardeners wrong to put 'crocks' in plant pots?
For centuries, gardeners have put shards of pottery - "crocks" - at the bottom of plant pots. Why?