This Week’s Picks

Thug Life

Run almost entirely by ex-cons, a D.C. outreach organization works to help gang members and at-risk youth.
Close-up look at how and why hundreds of homeless live in abandoned sewage pipes beneath the streets of Romania's bustling capital.
Part cheerleaders, part therapists, these professionals view tough economic times from the perspectives of their clients. (SJMN)
With the release of the quirky alternative-rock duo's latest children's album, they reveal the appeal, and challenges, of entertaining kids. (Time)

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