Merriam-Webster Announces 'Justice' Is Word Of the YearThe dictionary credits the increase in searches to national debates, including racial justice, social justice and economic justice.
World Digital Library Grows To 10,000 ItemsThe World Digital Library led by the Library of Congress reached a milestone Thursday, surpassing 10,000 items with the addition of ancient manuscripts from the Walters Art Museum in Baltimore.
Smithsonian Gets $1M To Save Endangered Languages The Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History has received a $1 million grant to launch a long-term initiative to digitize and preserve recordings of endangered languages.
CNET en Español Is HereOur sister site, CNET has just launched a Spanish language version filled with reviews, news and videos with an emphasis on topics that matter to the Spanish speaking audience.
Language Bank Provides Interpretation For Patients An elderly woman heads into the emergency room with severe stomach pain. She hardly understands what's happening, let alone how the doctors will fix it.
Carroll County Adopts Official English OrdinanceEnglish is becoming the official language of Carroll County.
Carroll Co. To Weigh English As Official Language A Carroll County commissioner is planning to introduce legislation that would make English the official language of the county.
Annapolis Firm Helps Others In U.S. To Go GlobalA slogan like "knock it out of the park" could denote a baseball image to Americans, but could fall flat in other cultures. And that's where the Annapolis-based Compass Languages steps in.
BLOG: Tim Howard's Spanish Language Rant105.7's Ed Norris' thoughts on US goal keeper Tim Howard's Spanish language rant.