Sanch Belmot, 85, missed the 1950 World Cup final to be with his dying mom. Brazil lost that match. His old ticket will go into a museum in exchange for 3 tickets to this year's final.
The movie brilliantly tells the story of how an Italian-owned pizzeria becomes a flashpoint for racial unrest in one of New York City's poorest neighborhoods, Bedford-Stuyvesant.
This summer, people in Denver are taking to the streets to play video games. It's part of a new immersive and interactive street festival that's transforming two downtown city blocks into custom video games. They're played on giant LED screens and accompanied by musicians from the Colorado Symphony Orchestra.
In an era of airline consolidation and downsizing, something unusual is happening at SeaTac Airport near Seattle. Delta Air Lines is building up its Seattle operation into a hub and gateway to Asia. That's good for Western travelers as the added competition holds down fares and spawns frequent flier bonuses. It's probably not so good for the bottom line of Delta's erstwhile partner, Seattle-based Alaska Airlines.
President Obama on Monday plans to present to Congress a package of proposals to deal with the huge influx of children over the border from Mexico. The staggering numbers have overwhelmed detention centers and temporary shelters. His request comes at a time when the Republican House leaders claim that Obama's idea of flexibility means taking the law into his own hands.
David Greene and Renee Montagne have today's Last Word in business.
The death penalty is in trouble — drug shortages, botched executions and lawsuits are calling the idea of a "humane" execution into question. Some states are returning to previously abandoned methods.
Africa is big business for China. Howard French, author of China's Second Continent, talks to Steve Inskeep about why some African countries are of particular interest to Chinese leaders.
Residents of the Chinese territory went to the polls for democratic change. The vote was not binding, but organizers are threatening mass demonstrations if the results aren't heeded.
The U.S. Supreme Court wraps up its term Monday. It will decide whether health insurance that for-profit employers offer workers must include birth control over the employer's religious objections.
President Obama's choice to head the Department of Veterans Affairs is former Procter & Gamble CEO Robert McDonald. He is West Point grad from a military family.
Offshore oil and gas money is central to the debate over whether Scotland should break off from the U.K. — especially in the remote Shetland Islands, where North Sea oil has transformed the economy.
Today makes the 1-year anniversary of the Yarnell Hill Fire. The father of one of the 19 men who died fighting the blaze wants to create shelters that better shield against direct flames.
When researchers asked young children to figure out an experiment using cause and effect, they did a much better job than young adults. That may be because their thinking is more flexible and fluid.
In Texas and elsewhere, guns are playing major roles this campaign season. Politicians have opened fire in ads, literally, and embraced the gun as a symbol of their conservative street cred.
Video chatting with a therapist is convenient, people who have tried it say. Research suggests online therapy can be effective, but issues with the quality of the service and privacy remain unsolved.