Defense attorney Brad Conway on the specifics of using the "Stand Your Ground" law in cases in Florida.
Good news for your 401-k. The markets had a stellar day yesterday, with the Dow, Nasdaq and S&P 500 each rising more than 1%.
All because of some encouraging comments from Federal Reserve Chief Ben Bernanke about the economy and his commitment to shoring up the recovery.
This morning on Early Start, Christine Romans explains why the markets reacted so positively to Bernanke's claims.
e're getting an early read on your local news that's making national headlines. This morning we have stories from the "Sioux City Journal," "Chicago Daily Herald" and the "Philadelphia Inquirer."
If you missed it, see Ashleigh and Zoraida's report on the Early Reads above.
Heidi Collins, military wife for 13 years and blogger for SpouseBuzz.com, explains how military service affects families and explains what type of support is available for struggling military families.
Brian Palmer, Slate contributor, explains the rules that typically govern neighborhood watches and discusses the various studies conducted about how neighborhood watch groups influence crime rates.
Rev. Jamal-Harrison Bryant, pastor who helped to organized a rally in Sanford, Florida today to protest the fact that no arrests being made in Trayvon Martin's killing, explains what type of turnout he is expecting at today's event.
William Winkenwerder, former COO of the Massachusetts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, explains why he thinks that the Supreme Court's judgment on the legality of the individual mandate will be a "close call."
Tennessee State Senator Bo Watson, who authored a bill that protects teachers who challenge evolution and climate change in the classroom, explains why his state needed this legislation and responds to criticism.
This morning on Early Start, Florida State Sen. Chris Smith explains the complications with using the "Stand Your Ground" law in Florida shooting cases and as it relates to the Trayvon Martin case. He also explains the legal ramifications if Martin's shooter, George Zimmerman, is not prosecuted.
We're getting an early read on your local news that's making national headlines. This morning we have stories from The "San Diego Tribune," New Jersey's "Bergen Record," and the "Milwaukee Journal Sentinel."
See the video of Early Reads with Ashleigh and Zoraida above.