Guest host Kate Burton presents three stories about politics and voting, at home and abroad. In Chinau Achebe's "The Voter," a wily Nigerian campaign worker has a dilemma. Arthur French reads. Humorist Simon Rich turns a world-famous protest into a doomed courtship, in "Occupy Jen's Street," read by Wyatt Cenac. And a feisty voter gets the last word in“Taking Ms. Kezee to the Polls,” by David Haynes, read by Michael Genét.
A new poll finds U.S. home builders remained confident in October, but at a slightly lower level than the previous month. Builders are still worried about a tight housing supply, according to Rob Dietz of the National Association of Home Builders.
A lifelong crafter who makes jewelry to cope with the stress of working in the mental health field launches an etsy store and gets her items featured on several major TV shows.