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 [...]
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.
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.
On this day in 1886, the Statue of LIberty made its long-awaited debut in New York City.
Tension continued to grip the city of Oakland after dramatic clashes between the police and “Occupy” protesters on Tuesday night.
This week: Protestors continue their march on Wall Street, Obama talks jobs and tainted cantaloupes renew concerns over food safety.
Inspectors begin the search for more cracks in the Washington Monument.