Tuesday, January 15th 2013
From Cat Power to Gnarls Barkley.
"Beasts of the Southern Wild" is up for four Oscars, including the youngest Best Actress nominee ever. Here & Now's Emiko Tamagawa spoke with the stars.
Enrollment at more than 40 percent of private colleges and universities declined last year, forcing the institutions to offer steep tuition discounts to fill seats.
France is sending more troops, and thousands of West African soldiers are expected to arrive in coming days, to fight Islamist extremists who have seized a Malian town.
In the infamous "kids for cash" scandal, two Pennsylvania judges took money in exchange for sending thousands of kids to privately-run detention centers, often for extremely minor offenses.
New York lawmakers are expected this morning to give final passage to legislation that would toughen the state's existing assault weapons ban.