A Week In Tallahassee, FL, On A $19,000 Salary

Welcome to Money Diaries, where we’re tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We’re asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we’re tracking every last dollar. Today: a medical student who makes $19,000 per year and spends some of her money this week […]

Fernandez case highlights the long-term implications of incarcerating youthful offenders

@TessaDuvall It was over in two minutes. No objections. No comments. No updates. Thursday’s court hearing was held to set probation requirements on 19-year-old Cristian Fernandez, who didn’t attend. All the actual decision-making had taken place already, in a 30-minute meeting held behind closed doors, away from the seven reporters and photographers who had staked […]