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Timeline: How one student started a protest, stopped a football team and rocked Missouri
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- He penned his will on an autumn day, his 25-year-old life summed up by his three most coveted possessions. Jonathan Butler had a laptop, a stack of books and a backpack. He bequeathed each of the items to his friends. Butler had spent more than a quarter of his life as a student at
Stars of 'Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants' Now and Then
They don't just play best friends on screen. The stars of the much beloved "Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants" are close pals in real life too. The foursome, America Ferrera, Amber Tamblyn, Blake Lively and Alexis Bledel, who appeared together on the big screen in the 2005 film and 2008 sequel,
The 'No Sizzle' Politician: Why Tom Vilsack Fizzled as a Presidential Hopeful
The Secretary of Agriculture on 2016, why immigration reform is critical to the food supply and the changing face of the American farm.
Migrant Workers Struggle for Change
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'Cesar Chavez' Chronicles the Life of the Civil Rights Activist
Stars Rosario Dawson, America Ferrera, and director Diego Luna discuss their inspiration for the film.
Lost … And Found?
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES ‘BEST LEAD’ YET: Search crews were scouring the southern Indian Ocean today after two objects that may be related to the missing Malaysia Airlines flight were spotted by satellite, officials said today. Officials described the sighting as the “best ...
Obama Admits He's 'Technologically Challenged'
Speaking at a White House screening of the new movie “Cesar Chavez” today, President Obama told the audience he couldn’t stay to watch, but that he would get a copy on a “CD.” “I cannot stay for the screening. I’ve been promised by our director...
The Audacity Of Nope
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES MARCH MADNESS COMES TO 1600 PENN.: It’s long been the audacity of nope, when it comes to would-be Cinderellas, notes ABC’s RICK KLEIN. “I know these are not imaginative picks,” President Obama told ESPN’s Andy Katz, in outlining his brackets...
28 Immigrant Victims from 1948 Plane Crash Finally Recognized
Decades after Woody Guthrie protest poem, immigrant victims of plane crash are recognized.
Latinos Exercise Political Power for the Arts
Hispanics exercised powerful political muscle during the 2012 presidential election, helping send President Barack Obama back to the White House and catapulting immigration reform to the forefront of the national agenda. Now, the community is using the hundreds of thousands of dollars generated