CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The family of a New Hampshire couple who died of multiple gunshot wounds after they went for a walk described them as caring and supportive of one another, and that they had moved back to the husband's hometown of Concord “to enjoy a well-deserved retirement."
The Peace Corps will start sending volunteers overseas again in mid-March after it evacuated them from posts around the world two years ago due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A data scientist and former Peace Corps volunteer has joined the North Carolina House, succeeding longtime Rep. Susan Fisher of Asheville.
Rep. Caleb Rudow was the choice of Buncombe County Democratic activists to serve out the remainder of Fisher's two-year term.
DEDZA, Malawi (AP) — More than a year after COVID-19 began sweeping the world, abruptly cutting short her Peace Corps stint, Cameron Beach is once again living in rural Malawi — this time on her own dime.
BELLE, W.Va. — In El Salvador in the late 1980s, Bob Holliday remembered taking his children up to the attic to watch military helicopters exchange fire with rebels.
"They used to shoot so many rounds the helicopters didn't need their propellers," Holliday said.
BOSTON (AP) — Is JFK losing his star power?
It's probably too early to tell, but 55 years after President John F. Kennedy's assassination, an auction of some of the most iconic items associated with the Kennedy White House fell well short of the pre-sale hype.
CHICAGO — If it feels as if you’re being asked about the state of America from friends and family outside the country or when visiting other nations on your travels, imagine what Peace Corps volunteers must go through after serving in locales around the globe?
ONEONTA, N.Y. (AP) — Hartwick College is working with the Peace Corps to create a preparatory program for the overseas agency.
The Hartwick Peace Corps Preparatory Program will prepare interested Hartwick students for careers or volunteer service abroad.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Peace Corps says five Illinois colleges are on an annual list of top volunteer-producing schools.
The organization said Wednesday the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign was No.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A former Peace Corps volunteer admitted Wednesday he sexually abused four young girls while serving in South Africa.
Jesse Osmun pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Hartford to traveling from the United States to engage in illicit sexual conduct with children.
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A former Peace Corps worker who taught at a girl's school in rural Uganda told a military jury in Virginia on Monday that a special warfare sailor who does construction work for Navy SEALs raped her multiple times in his hotel room in the East African country's capital.