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A teen in Memphis: The Commercial Appeal reports

Memphis native Chris Dean came into the public eye when in 2011 as an 18-year-old senior at Booker T. Washington High School he charmed audiences, local and internet, with his introduction of special guest President Obama. ¬†Memphis Commercial Appeal editor Chris Peck was interested in Dean’s life before and after Obama’s visit. Dean, whose father [...]


  Behind-the-scenes photo gallery

Filmed at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles and Intermountain Medical Center in Utah, Money & Medicine illuminates the powerful forces driving soaring healthcare costs, as well as proven strategies to effectively reign in excessive medical expenses.


VII Magazine: Photojournalisms

The notion of “home” has shifting significance for Ed Kashi, a photojournalist who travels the world documenting social and political issues. This short, experimental film provides a glimpse into the life and mind of an intrepid photographer. It is a complex collage defined by sensation, tension, and passion.


Photo: Liberty’s coming out party

On this day in 1886, the Statue of LIberty made its long-awaited debut in New York City.


Photo: Oakland, occupied

Tension continued to grip the city of Oakland after dramatic clashes between the police and “Occupy” protesters on Tuesday night.


Photo: Spreading the word

“Occupy Wall Street” protests gain momentum in cities across the country.


  The week in photos, Sept. 23-30

This week: Protestors continue their march on Wall Street, Obama talks jobs and tainted cantaloupes renew concerns over food safety.


Photo: The universe, over easy

Sunny side-up is a huge understatement.


Photo: A long way for a close look

Inspectors begin the search for more cracks in the Washington Monument.

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