UPDATE | Dec. 17, 2013
THE RUNDOWN BLOG | Dec. 3, 2013
REPORT | Nov. 27, 2013
What do you get when you give an architect canned yams, corn and tuna fish? Perhaps a 12-foot bridge or larger-than-life sea creature. Each year around the globe, designers create sculptural masterpieces out of canned goods in Canstruction events. Jeffrey Brown reports on how the the creative contest boosts typical food drives.
THE RUNDOWN BLOG | Nov. 19, 2013
CONVERSATION | Nov. 18, 2013
In depicting American slavery, Hollywood has long left some of the most brutal realities largely unseen. But the filmmakers behind "12 Years a Slave" tried not to flinch in showing the full system of human subjugation. Jeffrey Brown talks to screenwriter John Ridley about the challenge of humanizing a dehumanizing institution.
REPORT | Nov. 16, 2013
REPORT | Nov. 15, 2013
China's ruling Communist Party announced reforms to two unpopular policies. More couples in China will now be able to have two children, instead of one, provided that at least one parent was an only child. The government also announced it is abolishing the system of forced labor camps. Jeffrey Brown reports.
THE RUNDOWN BLOG | Nov. 14, 2013
BUSINESS DESK BLOG | Nov. 4, 2013
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Dec. 3, 2013
While growing up in northern India, Shivani Siroya says she encountered entrepreneurs on a regular basis. Now, she's helping them track their finances in order to boost their businesses.