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Ty'Sheoma Bethea: Obama Inspired By Letter, Invites Young Student To Speech

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

One of the guests at President Obama's address to Congress Tuesday night was Ty'sheoma Bethea, an eighth grader from a small town in South Carolina. B...

Tough Times in Troubled Towns

Nick Turse | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Nick Turse

Most distressed small towns are suffering in silence and, as a group, they may only be the proverbial canaries in the coal mine.

Fed Chief Bernanke's Childhood Home Sold After Foreclosure

Wall Street Journal | MICHAEL M. PHILLIPS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Travis Jackson walks through his modest ranch house, admiring the kitchen's built-in spice rack and the red-oak floors. He draws back the curtains, an...