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Searching for answers

A girl's painful search for information about her father, lost in the Arizona desert.

5:02

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Echoes of a shooting

20 years before Sandy Hook, a student went on a shooting rampage in Massachusetts.

19:39

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Certifiably employable

The National STEM Consortium improves scientific, technical and mathematical skills.

12:41

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Interview: Seth Harris

Interview with Acting Secretary of Labor Seth Harris.

6:13

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National STEM Consortium

Animated map of STEM training programs by type.

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Restoring the Rockaways

An urban garden destroyed by Superstorm Sandy gets a second chance.

3:02

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Interview: Richard Cordray

Richard Cordray is the first director of the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau.

8:33

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Mississippi Savings

A program designed to help low-income, mostly African-American children save for college.

13:04

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American Voices: Dan Ariely

Dan Ariely, professor of psychology and behavioral economics at Duke University.

3:22

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Save USA

Save USA is designed to get low income New Yorkers to put that tax refund into savings.

5:02

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Savings and loans

Innovative employer plans to encourage low-income workers to save and survive hard times.

11:50

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Web extra: Prescription for savings

Find out how the income advance loan program works at Fletcher Allen Hospital in Vermont.

5:02

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Interview: Dr. Josh Rising

Dr. Josh Rising is Project Director of the Medical Device Initiative at the Pew Trust.

6:47

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Left to their own devices

Dr. Emily Senay examines whether the Food and Drug Administration’s medical device review

14:45

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Taking on poverty in Salinas

Ann O’Leary says the best way to respond to poverty in Salinas is through education.

2:57

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American Voices: George Wentworth

George Wentworth on new laws prohibiting hiring discrimination against the unemployed.

2:33

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Interview: Peter Cappelli

Wharton economist Peter Cappelli on the "skills gap" and what companies need to do.

6:37

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Manufacturing Jobs in Alabama

Alabama's efforts to train shipyard workers to fight unemployment and attract business.

11:34

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American Voices: Jerry McGill

Jerry McGill reflects on the shooting that left him a quadriplegic for life.

1:33

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Echoes of a shooting

Twenty years later: The continuing impact of a school shooting on a small town.

19:58

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Remembering the night

Faculty who were working at the school during the 1992 shooting take us back to that night

4:02

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Creating art from tragedy

The 1992 school shooting at Simon's Rock College inspires poetry and piano.

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