This map has all the mass shootings in the U.S. since 2013 according to Mass Shooting Tracker.
Mass shooting is defined as four or more people murdered or injured in one event. NOTE: locations are based on generalized location data and are not precise.
Here's a quick overview of some big events in the coming season, shown in chronological order, left to right. Not all are created equal, of course, so we've ranked them, with the hottest picks placed higher on the page, based on our unashamedly subjective sense of excitement. Sorry, Alvin!
The Wilder Foundation highlighted 15 high-risk counties for children younger than six. These are counties which may have high rates of poverty and unemployment, and low access to health care and other services that ensure children get off to a good developmental start.
Pining for a look at nature's annual art exhibit around Minnesota? Check our interactive guide to fall colors -- where to find which trees and why leaves change at all. Don't forget to tweet us photos at #stribfallcolor.
The number of people fleeing war, persecution and poverty is greater than at any time since World War II. More than 60 million people have been displaced by conflicts in Syria, Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya, Yemen, Ukraine and elsewhere. The exodus has created a crisis across Europe, and hundreds of thousands more are expected to seek asylum or cross borders illegally – often risking their lives – this year and next.