The reason why more buildings didn't collapse in Japan's earthquake is because engineers prepared them to bend, but not break.
Crazy low rates? No income verification? No appraisals? Could be a big problem.
A new novel about a family of bogus Native American alligator wrestlers offers a critique of Florida culture.
Twenty years after the program started, Teach for America is still producing teachers. The program could hold clues into how to improve the US education system in general.
A protester from the streets of Libya talks about the situation in the country and his hopes for the future.
Politicians are trying to force the University of Iowa to sell Jackson Pollock's painting "Mural" for some $140 million.
An American student, detained by the Egyptian military police, talks about her 16 hours of incarceration.
Friends, family, and contemporaries of Waylon Jennings have come together to record a tribute album for the country music legend.
Because of widespread access to digital photography, Here and Now considers the viability of professional documentary photography.
MTV's new show about teens misbehaving, "Skins," pushes the boundaries of television programming.