Today's Takeaway: Treason, Peril, Scandal, and Trafficking. Plus: Is Homework Counterproductive?

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On today's Takeaway, we take a closer look at the study habits of primary and middle school students. In the past several years, a growing number of parents, teachers, and researchers have argued that kids are being assigned too much homework. After eight hours in school, is studying for hours at home afterward is really necessary? Also on The Takeaway, we discuss the fate of Pakistani doctor Shakil Afridi, death on Everest, black Mormons in 2012, and a closer look at sex trafficking in Queens, New York.