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Rundown for September 5, 2011
12:27 AM EST 11 Comments

Canning Summer’s Veggies With Chef Kathy Gunst

It’s that time of year to start tucking your garden’s bounty away for safekeeping until winter. See Kathy Gunst’s canning video and recipes.

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Tea Party Politics: Groups Jockey For Position And Funding

The Tea Party is likely to be a powerful force in the GOP primary, despite polls showing that Americans are increasingly unhappy with the group. But what’s happening behind the scenes, as national and local groups jockey for position?

12:00 PM EST 9 Comments

Poet Laureate Philip Levine Gives A Voice To Workers

We speak with the new poet laureate, Philip Levine. He’s been dubbed the “working man’s poet,” writing about blue collar work since he toiled in Detroit’s auto factories as a young man.

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In Iowa, Computers Replace State Job Counselors

Can job counseling for the unemployed be done by a computer? The state of Iowa is banking on it.

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Introducing A New Here & Now Website

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Teenagers Create Impromptu Exhibit At San Francisco Museum Of Modern Art

As the pair toured the museum, they wondered if they could do better. So 16-year-old Kevin Nguyen decided to get creative.

June 3 3 Comments

‘Silver Linings Playbook’ Author Explores Conformity, Mental Health In New Teen Novel

Matthew Quick published his fourth young adult book, "Every Exquisite Thing," this week.

June 2 13 Comments

Do Meal Kits Provide Great Taste Along With Convenience?

Resident chef Kathy Gunst tested a multitude of meal kits, and gives co-host Jeremy Hobson the inside scoop.