The Hindu festival of Holi marks the end of winter and beginning of spring. Widows covered in colors dance during Holi celebrations in the town of Vrindavan in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, Feb. 27, 2018.
This will be one of the most star-studded days of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, as American snowboarder Shaun White, alpine skier Mikaela Shiffrin and speedskater Heather Bergsma all look to win gold on Wednesday.
Katie Uhlaender is on her fourth Olympic team in skeleton. Ice dancing is the only figure skating event that allows music with vocals. Nathan Chen of the USA was fourth, again after an imperfect skate.
Meant to coincide with the birthdays of abolitionist Frederick Douglass and President Abraham Lincoln, the celebration promoted the organised study of African America, which Woodson felt had been “overlooked, ignored and even suppressed by writers of history textbooks and...