Hear how the gift of music appreciates through the generations. We celebrate musical legacies with Gaelic singer Flora MacNeil, whose daughter Maggie MacInnes has inherited her mother's song passion, Maddie Prior and her daughter Rose, and Mary and Frances Black with their Mum.
Since turbid floodwaters drove Debbie Leach from her residence near Vicksburg, Miss., she has struggled to find a place to call home, even a temporary one, as she waits for the Mississippi River to recede and expose what may be left of her personal belongings.
Leach left her mobile home on Eagle Lake, an oxbow on the river that sits right on the Mississippi-Louisiana border, last month when the water level started to rise. Since then, she has bounced from staying with family to a Red Cross shelter.
President Obama delivered his first major address about the Middle East and U.S. policy toward the Arab world since Osama bin Laden's killing and the rise of the "Arab Spring" movement. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery at the State Department on Thursday. Source: Office of the White House press secretary.
While policy makers in Washington and financial centers like New York and London and plain old policy wonks worry about when and even if the $14.3 trillion U.S. debt ceiling will be raised, a lot of U.S. voters apparently couldn't care less or are hostile to the idea.
Politico.com examines how House Republicans aren't hearing much in the way of concern from voters in their districts about the debt limit.