“I struggle a lot and most of the time, it’s because my stomach is really hurting. I’m just looking at the teacher and I look at her and all I think about is food,” Rosie, a fifth-grade student in Colorado, said in response to her teacher questioning why she wasn’t applying herself in the classroom. Rosie is one of the subjects of a new documentary, "A Place at the Table," examining hunger in America. read more
Emmy-nominated "Modern Family" actor Jesse Tyler Ferguson and his fiancé Justin Mikita launched Tie the Knot, a charity line of specialty bow ties with proceeds going to the fight for marriage equality. The couple's second collection went up for sale Tuesday morning on the Tie Bar Web site, which features bow ties bearing the name of Manhattan locations like The SoHo and The High Line. read more
Chief Digital Officer Rachel Sterne says her job is to help make Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s dream of New York City becoming the “best digital city in the world” a reality. The Morning Joe panel then talks about the different social media aspects used throughout this process including Foursquare, Facebook and Twitter.