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How Univision's talent scout finds the next social media star
by Molly Wood and Eve TroehJul 17, 2018
The network focused on Latino and Hispanic audiences launched its Creator Network nearly three years ago.
Trade Off: A Marketplace Special Report
Sep 14, 2017
Marketplace reporters Scott Tong and Sarah Gardner share stories about globalization and backlash in this 50-minute special, the culmination of their reporting for the Trade Off series.
Police resources brought in to help with Mardi Gras
Feb 9, 2016
New Orleans is short police officers after years of budget constraints.
An auction where you can buy a $1 million oil lease
Aug 28, 2014
Oil companies spend millions for the right to drill in the Gulf of Mexico.
As New Orleans comes back, some neighborhoods boom, others stay blighted
Dec 5, 2013
As New Orleans and its economy attract more college-educated residents, gentrification comes to once-poor neighborhoods on high ground.
In the South, one airline bets big on small
Oct 29, 2013
Southern Airways Express flies small planes out of small airports, a no-hassle alternative to driving a few hundred miles.
Louisiana's Gulf Coast adapts to global warming's rising seas
Sep 9, 2013
Flood protection uses construction techniques developed by the oil industry. Coastal protection in Louisiana grows into an export industry.
Louisiana agency takes on oil industry over damage to delta
Aug 29, 2013
The levee board for the New Orleans region sued oil companies over their damage to delta wetlands that are a protective buffer against storm surges.
PEN is mighty, but needs to recruit new generation of writers
Mar 12, 2013
The writers' group PEN is well known for its core mission: Supporting free speech around the world. Its members include Nobel and Pulitzer prize winners. But it needs to expand, as the traditional publishing world shrinks.
Small farms struggle for startup funding
Mar 8, 2013
More consumers want to buy food from small, local farms. But those types of growers are having a hard time getting start-up money.