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Arts, Culture & Media

Romare Bearden: An Artist in Winter

Probably the most famous African-American visual artist of the 20th century, Romare Bearden was best known for a singular approach to collage art that incorporated scraps of wallpaper, glossy magazines, and fabric into a kind of patchwork cubism.

Environment

HMS Bounty Falls Victim to Hurricane Sandy

Two crewmen are missing at sea after the tall ship, HMS Bounty, was abandoned off Cape Hatteras. The ship was built in 1960 for the Marlon Brando movie, "Mutiny on the Bounty". Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with former sailor, Kelsey Freeman.

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Sticky Situation Update

Dupont remains under fire, with reports of contaminated bottle water and concerns about plant chemical emissions in North Carolina over the use of a chemical found in the Dupont product teflon.

Polluted Patriots

A new report by the National Academies says science cannot establish whether contaminated drinking water caused the health problems suffered by former residents of a Marine base-- disappointing many in military and scientific communities.