Asma Karim (far left), headmistress at a primary school in Baghdad for children who have lost at least one parent, sits with students in March 2008. Iraq lacks the resources to take care of children left orphaned by its brutal civil war and ongoing insurgency.
Donna Corleone: Jacki Weaver (right, with Sullivan Stapleton) plays the matriarch of a Melbourne-based crime family in a performance that critic Bob Mondello hails as hard to top for its sheer cold-bloodedness.
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Rebecca James (right) discusses Yurok baskets with National Museum of the American Indian research specialist Cara Fama. The Smithsonian Institution returned more than 200 sacred artifacts to the Yurok Indian tribe in Northern California.
Courtesy of the Yurok Tribe