Month: December 2005

National Briefs

U.S. Customs and Border Protection said at least 464 immigrants died crossing the border from Mexico into the U.S. during the fiscal year that ended September 30.

NYC Elections

One part of participating in a democracy means understanding elections. Tuesday, November 8, 2005 was
Election Day in New York City and across the United States.

Leo’s Family Secret

“Fog boy,” Leo’s family calls him, because he is always daydreaming. Head in the clouds, he imagines that he is a famous actor, a Nobel prize-winning scientist, and most of all, that he is respected by his noisy, chaotic family.