Today's Takeaway: Jonathan Safran Foer on 'The New American Haggadah', Detroit Threatened by State Takeover, and the Danziger Bridge Shooters Sentenced

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On today's Takeaway: a conversation with author Jonathan Safran Foer, who is releasing a new version of an old Jewish text. We discuss today's deadline for state takeover for the city of Detroit with WDET reporter Laura Weber and Detroit City Council President Charles Pugh. Also on the Takeaway, behavioral economics researcher Lisa Gennetian discusses how end-of-month hunger affects student discipline; Fronteras correspondent Jude Joffe-Block and Washington Post columnist Ruben Navarette talk about how today's political candidates risk cultural blunders courting the Latino vote; and reporter for the Times Picayune Laura Maggi tells us about the sentencing and aftermath of the Danziger Bridge case.