Over the last two weeks, good economic news has been rolling in. Is the recession over? Dan Gross, columnist for Newsweek and Slate.com, joins The Takeaway with his take on the economy, including the prospect of a jobless recovery.
Viral marketing campaigns have changed the way the entertainment industry lures audiences. The Takeaway is joined by Steve Wax, a managing partner at Campfire ad agency, and Brian Morrissey, Digital Editor for Ad Week magazine.
Hundreds of Pennsylvania children and teenagers were sentenced to private juvenile detention centers as part of a multimillion-dollar scheme. Laurene Transue, mother of Hillary Transue, joins The Takeaway to talk about the latest events.
A dramatic rescue operation is underway in the Caribbean, where more than a hundred Haitian migrants have been rescued after their boat capsized. To get the very latest, The Takeaway talks to Matt Morlag of the U.S. Coast Guard.