Yellen to Lead Fed; Undue Strip Searches in Chicago

President Obama has nominated Janet L. Yellen to lead the Federal Reserve. She would be the first woman in charge of the nation’s money supply. In Chicago a sheriff’s office has been accused of conducting videotaped strip searches without due cause.

CNN Steubenville Coverage Did More Good Than Harm

The sympathy the news outlet poured on the two young men after they were sentenced for rape was hard to take. But CNN’s sustained coverage, along with the bravery of the 16-year-old victim and citizen activism in this case, may help change rape culture.