John Hornbeck came to a Thursday forum in Kansas City, Kan., with two cans of green beans. His point was to illustrate that solving hunger isn’t as simple as merely providing someone something to eat -- especially when health is thrown into the mix. The CEO of Episcopal Community Services in Kansas City, Mo., a network of anti-hunger ministries on both sides of the state line in the metropolitan area, Hornbeck said one can of green beans contained nearly the full daily allowance of sodium for someone with hypertension. The other was a more expensive, low-sodium variety that’s not often…
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Actor Kevin Spacey talks to Charlie Rose about his new documentary film, "NOW: In the Wings on the World Stage," which follows him and the rest of the cast of Sam Mendes' production of "Richard III" on a round-the-world tour. Airs May 2 at 8:30pm ET. Check local listings.