Originally published on Sat March 24, 2012 8:41 am
Julia Nunes (pronounced "noonz") grew up in New York state, but went to college far away from her hometown friends and family. To keep in touch, she posted videos to YouTube — mostly goofy scenes from her dorm room.
Earlier, today, President Obama nominated Jim Yong Kim to head the World Bank.
Originally published on Fri March 23, 2012 7:42 am
A woman in Boston saw something white fall past her second floor window Wednesday afternoon "and ran to see what it was," according to the Boston Globe.
Originally published on Fri March 23, 2012 7:02 am
The story of how the U.S. wound up with the income tax is the story of two wars, a Supreme Court justice on his death bed, and Donald Duck.
It's also the story of how the government overcame three obstacles.
Obstacle No. 1: Logistics
How do you make sure people pay?