Golf Course Provides Oasis For Low-Income Kids All summer long, kids from a gritty neighborhood in Providence, R.I., have been escaping to a golf course and driving range carved out of a vacant lot. At Button Hole, a new generation is learning golf for a dollar a game.
On Final Recording, Joe Beck Exposes Possibilities Of The Guitar Guitarist Joe Beck said he thought of the guitar as a six-piece band. Music reviewer Tom Moon says that's exactly how Beck's music sounds: layers of overlapping ideas. He reviews Beck's posthumous release, "Get Me Joe Beck."
As Casinos Close, Atlantic City Tries To Pivot Focus Elsewhere Thousands of employees lost their casino jobs with the closure of the Showboat and Revel casinos in Atlantic City. This is the latest development in a painful transition for Atlantic City, which faces greater competition for gamblers from neighboring states.
Tony Stewart Returns To The NASCAR Track Audie Cornish talks with USA Today reporter Nate Ryan about Tony Stewart's return to NASCAR racing for the first time since fellow driver Kevin Ward was killed.
Doing The Hard Work Of Becoming A 'Real Man' The process of becoming a man isn't always an easy one, but poet Saeed Jones says that reading <em>Real Man Adventures </em>by T Cooper, can make the journey more joyful.
Ebola Outbreak Takes Toll On Africa's Health Workers Nearly 260 health workers in West Africa have been infected, and 134 have died. Dr. Robert Garry of Tulane University, who worked with five who died, discusses the devastation in the community.
Economic Impact Of Ebola Crisis Spreads Across Africa Ebola has exposed weaknesses in Africa's health networks and a failure to work together to arrest the spread of the virus. The "not our problem" response is taking an economic toll on the continent.