Here and Now
An American Sign Language interpreter explains the artistry that goes into translating songs like Aerosmith's "Dream On" into sign language.
Republican candidates saw the new media success that Barack Obama had in the 2008 presidential campaign, now some are trying to tweet their way to the White House.
When dictators are removed from power, many cannot escape international prosecution. Some are left with nowhere to run.
Three years after the HBO series "The Wire" ended, academics continue to use the show to stir discussion on race, poverty, and violence.
Instead of policy making, compromising or fixing the problems of the country, the US Congress spends about 27 percent of its time taunting each other.
Fabrications exposed in "Three Cups of Tea" by Greg Mortenson are calling into question the future of humanitarian work inspired by the book.
Google is digitizing the world's books, with the help of website users decoding of smudged or blurry texts in a technology called reCAPTCHA.
Through the Helping Hands program, capuchin monkeys are trained and placed in homes where they help those with disabilities.
Students at the Berklee College of Music are adding descriptions to Paramount’s film scores in an effort to make the perfect music more easily discovered.
Campaign spending in the 2012 US election could reach $6 or 7 billion dollars as outside groups pay for electoral influence.