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Rundown for December 15, 2011
12:06 PM EDT 3 Comments

As US Ends Iraq War, A Look At Haditha Massacre

As the Iraq War ends, The New York Times probes one of the darkest days of the war, the massacre by U.S. Marines of two dozen Iraqis in Haditha in 2005.

12:35 PM EDT 14 Comments

Child Labor Used In Victoria’s Secret ‘Fair Trade’ Products

A Bloomberg News investigation found children working in slave-like conditions growing and picking the cotton used in Victoria’s Secret clothing labeled “Fair Trade.”

12:40 PM EDT 26 Comments

Amazon Faces Backlash Over Price Check Offer

If Amazon wasn’t already at war with brick and mortar stores, it may now be.

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Deadly Cholera Outbreak Sparks Lawsuit In Haiti

The Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti says it intends to sue the United Nations, because UN peacekeepers are responsible for the cholera epidemic that has killed thousands there.

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Minimalist Icon Terry Riley Explores The Indonesian Gamelan

In the 1960’s, composer Terry Riley ushered in the minimalist music movement with his revolutionary classic “In C.” Now he’s expanding his repertoire to the Indonesian gamelan.

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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.