NPR Programs: All Things Considered : NPR https://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=2 Every weekday, <em>All Things Considered</em> hosts Ailsa Chang, Audie Cornish, Mary Louise Kelly and Ari Shapiro present the program's trademark mix of news, interviews, commentaries, reviews, and offbeat features. Michel Martin hosts on the weekends. en Copyright 2018 NPR - For Personal Use Only NPR API RSS Generator 0.94 Sat, 15 Dec 2018 17:44:36 -0500 https://media.npr.org/assets/img/2018/08/06/npr_atc_podcasttile_sq-bcc33a301405d37aa6bdcc090f43d29264915f4a.jpg?s=200 All Things Considered https://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=2 no All Things Considered hosts Ailsa Chang, Audie Cornish, Mary Louise Kelly and Ari Shapiro present the program's trademark mix of news, interviews, commentaries, reviews, and offbeat features. Michel Martin hosts on the weekends.]]> NPR Poll: American Support Grows For One-state Solution In Israel Sat, 15 Dec 2018 17:44:36 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/15/677100908/poll-american-support-grows-for-one-state-solution-in-israel?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/15/677100908/poll-american-support-grows-for-one-state-solution-in-israel?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Poll: American Support Grows For One-state Solution In Israel NPR 292 no A new poll from the University of Maryland shows Americans are increasingly supportive of a one-state solution in Israel. NPR's Michel Martin interviews Professor Shibley Telhami about the findings. Nice Things In 2018 With The Code Switch Hosts Sat, 15 Dec 2018 17:44:36 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/15/677100901/nice-things-in-2018-with-the-code-switch-hosts?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/15/677100901/nice-things-in-2018-with-the-code-switch-hosts?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Nice Things In 2018 With The Code Switch Hosts NPR 236 no NPR's Michel Martin chats with the hosts of NPR's Code Switch podcast, Shereen Marisol Meraji and Gene Demby, about what gave them joy this past year. Draft Recommendations Released From State Commission Investigating Parkland Shooting Sat, 15 Dec 2018 17:44:36 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/15/677100894/draft-recommendations-released-from-state-commission-investigating-parkland-shoo?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/15/677100894/draft-recommendations-released-from-state-commission-investigating-parkland-shoo?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Draft Recommendations Released From State Commission Investigating Parkland Shooting NPR 322 no NPR's Michel Martin talks to "March For Our Lives" chief strategist Matt Deitsch about the preliminary findings released by a commission to examine the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. The Barbershop: Media Watch Washington Post media columnist Margaret Sullivan about the news of the week.]]> Sat, 15 Dec 2018 17:44:36 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/15/677100887/the-barbershop-media-watch?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/15/677100887/the-barbershop-media-watch?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered The Barbershop: Media Watch NPR Washington Post media columnist Margaret Sullivan about the news of the week.]]> 530 no In the Barbershop NPR's Michel Martin speaks with former radio talk show host Charlie Sykes and <em>Washington Post</em> media columnist Margaret Sullivan about the news of the week. How Russian Maria Butina Figures Into The Trump Administration New York Times reporter who's been covering the case of foreign agent Maria Butina.]]> Sat, 15 Dec 2018 17:44:36 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/15/677100880/how-russian-maria-butina-figures-into-the-trump-administration?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/15/677100880/how-russian-maria-butina-figures-into-the-trump-administration?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered How Russian Maria Butina Figures Into The Trump Administration NPR New York Times reporter who's been covering the case of foreign agent Maria Butina.]]> 191 no NPR's Michel Martin talks with Matthew Rosenberg, a <em>New York Times</em> reporter who's been covering the case of foreign agent Maria Butina. Trump Hush-Money Allegations Sat, 15 Dec 2018 17:44:36 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/15/677100873/trump-hush-money-allegations?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/15/677100873/trump-hush-money-allegations?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Trump Hush-Money Allegations NPR 235 no Michael Cohen was sentenced to three years in prison this week. How does his sentence compare to that of John Edwards back in 2011, who faced similar charges for paying hush money to his mistress. Affordable Care Act Court Challenge Sat, 15 Dec 2018 17:44:36 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/15/677100866/affordable-care-act-court-challenge?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/15/677100866/affordable-care-act-court-challenge?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Affordable Care Act Court Challenge NPR 230 no A federal judge in Texas struck down the entire ACA on Friday, but the law will stay in place pending appeals. NPR's Michel Martin talks with Julie Rovner of Kaiser Health News about the implications. 'Black Love In All Its Different Ways': Regina King On Her 'Beale Street' Role If Beale Street Could Talk is now in theaters. It gives actress Regina King yet another complex character to inhabit.]]> Sat, 15 Dec 2018 17:44:36 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/15/676951660/black-love-in-all-its-different-ways-regina-king-on-her-beale-street-role?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/15/676951660/black-love-in-all-its-different-ways-regina-king-on-her-beale-street-role?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered 'Black Love In All Its Different Ways': Regina King On Her 'Beale Street' Role NPR If Beale Street Could Talk is now in theaters. It gives actress Regina King yet another complex character to inhabit.]]> 466 no Barry Jenkins' adaptation of the 1974 James Baldwin novel <em>If Beale Street Could Talk </em>is now in theaters. It gives actress Regina King yet another complex character to inhabit. Philippines Duterte Praises 'Generous' Americans For Returning Church Bells Sat, 15 Dec 2018 17:44:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/15/677100915/philippines-duterte-praises-generous-americans-for-returning-church-bells?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/15/677100915/philippines-duterte-praises-generous-americans-for-returning-church-bells?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Philippines Duterte Praises 'Generous' Americans For Returning Church Bells NPR 198 no The bells return to Balangiga after 117 years in U.S. custody. Federal Judge Issues Ruling Declaring The Affordable Care Act Unconstitutional Sat, 15 Dec 2018 11:30:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/677050470/federal-judge-issues-ruling-declaring-the-affordable-care-act-unconstitutional?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/677050470/federal-judge-issues-ruling-declaring-the-affordable-care-act-unconstitutional?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Federal Judge Issues Ruling Declaring The Affordable Care Act Unconstitutional NPR 235 no A federal judge in Texas issued a ruling Friday declaring the Affordable Care Act unconstitutional, apparently setting the stage for another hearing on the health care law by the U.S. Supreme Court. Trump Announces Mick Mulvaney As Acting White House Chief Of Staff Fri, 14 Dec 2018 18:11:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676954720/trump-announces-mick-mulvaney-as-acting-white-house-chief-of-staff?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676954720/trump-announces-mick-mulvaney-as-acting-white-house-chief-of-staff?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Trump Announces Mick Mulvaney As Acting White House Chief Of Staff NPR 158 no President Trump says director of the Office of Management and Budget Mick Mulvaney will be acting White House chief of staff, replacing John Kelly at the end of the year. Facing Allegations Of Child Abuse, The Boy Scouts Of America Considers Bankruptcy Fri, 14 Dec 2018 17:05:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901146/facing-allegations-of-child-abuse-the-boy-scouts-of-america-considers-bankruptcy?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901146/facing-allegations-of-child-abuse-the-boy-scouts-of-america-considers-bankruptcy?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Facing Allegations Of Child Abuse, The Boy Scouts Of America Considers Bankruptcy NPR 149 no The Boy Scouts of America may be considering a bankruptcy filing to protect it from lawsuits over alleged child abuse. Allegations against scout leaders go back decades and accusers say the organization knew but kept silent. How New Legislation Could Affect Federal Inmates Fri, 14 Dec 2018 17:05:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901139/how-new-legislation-could-affect-federal-inmates?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901139/how-new-legislation-could-affect-federal-inmates?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered How New Legislation Could Affect Federal Inmates NPR 328 no As Congress gets closer to passing an overhaul of the federal criminal justice system, NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, about how the legislation will affect federal inmates. 'Tax Liens' Mean Towns Win, Homeowners Lose Fri, 14 Dec 2018 17:05:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901132/tax-liens-mean-towns-win-homeowners-lose?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901132/tax-liens-mean-towns-win-homeowners-lose?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered 'Tax Liens' Mean Towns Win, Homeowners Lose NPR 239 no When homeowners can't, or won't, pay their property taxes, local governments auction off the right to pay those taxes to private companies. Housing advocates say this creates a burden for homeowners. Prosecutors Examine The Finances Of Trump Administration Inaugural Campaign Fri, 14 Dec 2018 17:05:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901125/prosecutors-examine-the-finances-of-trump-administration-inaugural-campaign?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901125/prosecutors-examine-the-finances-of-trump-administration-inaugural-campaign?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Prosecutors Examine The Finances Of Trump Administration Inaugural Campaign NPR 231 no WNYC and ProPublica report that President Trump's inaugural committee spent some of the $107 million it raised booking ballrooms, meeting spaces and hotel rooms at the Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C. Nancy Wilson, Grammy Award Winning Singer, Dies At 81 Jazz Profiles.]]> Fri, 14 Dec 2018 17:05:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901118/nancy-wilson-grammy-award-winning-singer-dies-at-81?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901118/nancy-wilson-grammy-award-winning-singer-dies-at-81?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Nancy Wilson, Grammy Award Winning Singer, Dies At 81 NPR Jazz Profiles.]]> 215 no Grammy Award winning singer Nancy Wilson has died at 81. She was known as a stylist and a storyteller and the host of the NPR series <em>Jazz Profiles.</em> Countries Struggle To Agree On Rules For Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions Fri, 14 Dec 2018 17:05:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901111/countries-struggle-to-agree-on-rules-for-reducing-greenhouse-gas-emissions?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901111/countries-struggle-to-agree-on-rules-for-reducing-greenhouse-gas-emissions?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Countries Struggle To Agree On Rules For Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions NPR 180 no As a major climate conference nears its end in Poland, negotiators are still haggling over the rules nations must follow in order to meet their commitments to reduce greenhouse gases. Florida State Senator Discusses New Report On Mass Shooting Response, Prevention Fri, 14 Dec 2018 17:05:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901103/florida-state-senator-discusses-new-report-on-mass-shooting-response-prevention?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901103/florida-state-senator-discusses-new-report-on-mass-shooting-response-prevention?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Florida State Senator Discusses New Report On Mass Shooting Response, Prevention NPR 265 no NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Florida State Sen. Lauren Book, a member of the Parkland Commission, following the release of draft recommendations about how Florida schools should better respond and prepare for mass shootings. Fire Destroys Thousands Of Voting Materials In The Congo, Election To Proceed As Planned Fri, 14 Dec 2018 17:05:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676534684/fire-destroys-thousands-of-voting-materials-in-the-congo-election-to-proceed-as-?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676534684/fire-destroys-thousands-of-voting-materials-in-the-congo-election-to-proceed-as-?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Fire Destroys Thousands Of Voting Materials In The Congo, Election To Proceed As Planned NPR 221 no Millions of Congolese head to the polls in a controversial presidential election Dec. 23. Officials say the vote will go ahead even after a fire destroyed thousands of voting machines and ballots. Set In A Predominantly Latino Neighborhood, 'Vida' Shows Life Through A 'Brown Gaze' Vida. It's set in Boyle Heights, a predominantly Latino Los Angeles neighborhood, and seen, says Saracho, through a "brown gaze."]]> Fri, 14 Dec 2018 16:57:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901096/set-in-a-predominantly-latino-neighborhood-vida-shows-life-through-a-brown-gaze?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901096/set-in-a-predominantly-latino-neighborhood-vida-shows-life-through-a-brown-gaze?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Set In A Predominantly Latino Neighborhood, 'Vida' Shows Life Through A 'Brown Gaze' NPR Vida. It's set in Boyle Heights, a predominantly Latino Los Angeles neighborhood, and seen, says Saracho, through a "brown gaze."]]> 467 no NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Tanya Saracho, the creator of the series <em>Vida.</em> It's set in Boyle Heights, a predominantly Latino Los Angeles neighborhood, and seen, says Saracho, through a "brown gaze." Asylum Seekers Awaiting Court Proceedings Turn To Volunteer Organizations For Help Fri, 14 Dec 2018 16:57:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901089/asylum-seekers-awaiting-court-proceedings-turn-to-volunteer-organizations-for-he?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901089/asylum-seekers-awaiting-court-proceedings-turn-to-volunteer-organizations-for-he?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Asylum Seekers Awaiting Court Proceedings Turn To Volunteer Organizations For Help NPR 221 no Each day dozens of asylum seekers are released in border cities — with ankle monitors — to await immigration court proceedings. A network of volunteer organizations in San Diego has sprung up to help them. Migrant Girl Dies From Shock, Dehydration While In Border Patrol Custody Fri, 14 Dec 2018 16:57:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901075/migrant-girl-dies-from-shock-dehydration-while-in-border-patrol-custody?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901075/migrant-girl-dies-from-shock-dehydration-while-in-border-patrol-custody?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Migrant Girl Dies From Shock, Dehydration While In Border Patrol Custody NPR 246 no In New Mexico last week, a 7-year-old girl and her family entered the country illegally at the U.S. -Mexico Border. The girl later died of dehydration and shock while in Border Patrol custody. Creators Of New Bae Spice Blend Sued By Old Bay Fri, 14 Dec 2018 16:57:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901068/creators-of-new-bae-spice-blend-sued-by-old-bay?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901068/creators-of-new-bae-spice-blend-sued-by-old-bay?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Creators Of New Bae Spice Blend Sued By Old Bay NPR 120 no Creators of the New Bae spice blend thought it was just a clever pun. Now, they're being sued by Old Bay, which wants them to turn over their profits and destroy their supply. Week In Politics: The Many Investigations Into The Trump Administration Univision and John Phillips of the Orange County Register about the different investigations involving President Trump's inner circle and Nancy Pelosi.]]> Fri, 14 Dec 2018 16:35:25 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901055/week-in-politics-the-many-investigations-into-the-trump-administration?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901055/week-in-politics-the-many-investigations-into-the-trump-administration?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Week In Politics: The Many Investigations Into The Trump Administration NPR Univision and John Phillips of the Orange County Register about the different investigations involving President Trump's inner circle and Nancy Pelosi.]]> 282 no NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with political commentators León Krauze of <em>Univision</em> and John Phillips of the <em>Orange County Register</em> about the different investigations involving President Trump's inner circle and Nancy Pelosi. With Examination Of Trump Administration Inauguration Spending, List of Investigations Grows Fri, 14 Dec 2018 16:35:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901048/with-examination-of-trump-administration-inauguration-spending-list-of-investiga?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676901048/with-examination-of-trump-administration-inauguration-spending-list-of-investiga?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered With Examination Of Trump Administration Inauguration Spending, List of Investigations Grows NPR 231 no The potential legal and political peril facing President Trump has grown bigger than just the Russia investigation. Investigators in New York are also looking into Trump's practices. Lin-Manuel Miranda On 'Mary Poppins Returns' And Writing His Way Onstage Hamilton and In the Heights says it was his dream to be offered a part in someone else's musical.]]> Fri, 14 Dec 2018 16:35:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/675379533/lin-manuel-miranda-on-mary-poppins-returns-and-writing-his-way-onstage?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/675379533/lin-manuel-miranda-on-mary-poppins-returns-and-writing-his-way-onstage?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Lin-Manuel Miranda On 'Mary Poppins Returns' And Writing His Way Onstage NPR Hamilton and In the Heights says it was his dream to be offered a part in someone else's musical.]]> 345 no Though best-known for his auteur work, the mastermind of <em>Hamilton </em>and <em>In the Heights</em> says it was his dream to be offered a part in someone else's musical. Got Rats? Join The Club Fri, 14 Dec 2018 16:35:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/674682643/got-rats-join-the-club?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/674682643/got-rats-join-the-club?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Got Rats? Join The Club Sarah Mizes-Tan 244 no Business is booming for East Coast exterminators as residents are seeing rats in new places. Experts blame human behavior and mild winters. Defeated In Court, Education Dept. To Cancel $150 Million Of Student Loan Debt Fri, 14 Dec 2018 13:21:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676755770/the-education-department-is-canceling-150-million-of-student-loan-debt?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/14/676755770/the-education-department-is-canceling-150-million-of-student-loan-debt?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Defeated In Court, Education Dept. To Cancel $150 Million Of Student Loan Debt NPR 238 no The money goes back to borrowers whose colleges shut down, in many cases because of fraud and mismanagement. Federal Prosecutors Investigate Whether Trump's Inaugural Committee Misspent Funds Wall Street Journal reporter Rebecca Ballhaus about a criminal investigation into spending on President Trump's inauguration.]]> Thu, 13 Dec 2018 17:39:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676572721/federal-prosecutors-investigate-whether-trumps-inaugural-committee-misspent-fund?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676572721/federal-prosecutors-investigate-whether-trumps-inaugural-committee-misspent-fund?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Federal Prosecutors Investigate Whether Trump's Inaugural Committee Misspent Funds NPR Wall Street Journal reporter Rebecca Ballhaus about a criminal investigation into spending on President Trump's inauguration.]]> 211 no NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with <em>Wall Street Journal</em> reporter Rebecca Ballhaus about a criminal investigation into spending on President Trump's inauguration. Police Believe They Have Shot Dead Gunman In Strasbourg Christmas Market Shooting Thu, 13 Dec 2018 17:28:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534656/police-believe-they-have-shot-dead-gunman-in-strasbourg-christmas-market-shootin?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534656/police-believe-they-have-shot-dead-gunman-in-strasbourg-christmas-market-shootin?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Police Believe They Have Shot Dead Gunman In Strasbourg Christmas Market Shooting NPR 210 no Police say they have shot dead the man they believe killed three people and critically injured six others in the French city of Strasbourg on Tuesday. A Boy Grows Up Fast On The Streets Of Beirut In The Dickensian 'Capernaum' Thu, 13 Dec 2018 17:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/675254600/a-boy-grows-up-fast-on-the-streets-of-beirut-in-the-dickensian-capernaum?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/675254600/a-boy-grows-up-fast-on-the-streets-of-beirut-in-the-dickensian-capernaum?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered A Boy Grows Up Fast On The Streets Of Beirut In The Dickensian 'Capernaum' NPR 195 no A tough, wise-beyond-his-years 12-year-old (Zain Al Rafeea) leaves the misery of his home life, only to take on the responsibility of caring for an even younger child. Holiday DJ Advice From Stretch And Bobbito Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:20:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534706/holiday-dj-advice-from-stretch-and-bobbito?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534706/holiday-dj-advice-from-stretch-and-bobbito?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Holiday DJ Advice From Stretch And Bobbito NPR 361 no Stretch Armstrong and Bobbito Garcia don't DJ holiday parties anymore, but they do have some suggestions on what you could put on your party playlist. Evelyn Berezin, Computer Scientist Who Brought Word Processors To The Office, Dies At 93 Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:20:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534698/evelyn-berezin-computer-scientist-who-brought-word-processors-to-the-office-dies?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534698/evelyn-berezin-computer-scientist-who-brought-word-processors-to-the-office-dies?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Evelyn Berezin, Computer Scientist Who Brought Word Processors To The Office, Dies At 93 NPR 115 no Evelyn Berezin, the computer scientist who brought word processors to offices across America in the 1970s, died Saturday in Manhattan. She was 93. In 'If Beale Street Could Talk,' Characters Struggle Against Injustice And Find Hope Through Love Moonlight, is a swoony adaptation of the James Baldwin novel, If Beale Street Could Talk.]]> Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:20:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534691/in-if-beale-street-could-talk-characters-struggle-against-injustice-and-find-hop?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534691/in-if-beale-street-could-talk-characters-struggle-against-injustice-and-find-hop?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered In 'If Beale Street Could Talk,' Characters Struggle Against Injustice And Find Hope Through Love NPR Moonlight, is a swoony adaptation of the James Baldwin novel, If Beale Street Could Talk.]]> 219 no Director Barry Jenkins' follow-up to his Oscar-winner, <em>Moonlight,</em> is a swoony adaptation of the James Baldwin novel, <em>If Beale Street Could Talk.</em> New Report Finds That More Than 250 Journalists Were Jailed For Their Work in 2018 Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:20:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534677/new-report-finds-that-more-than-250-journalists-were-jailed-for-their-work-in-20?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534677/new-report-finds-that-more-than-250-journalists-were-jailed-for-their-work-in-20?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered New Report Finds That More Than 250 Journalists Were Jailed For Their Work in 2018 NPR 271 no NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Robert Mahoney, deputy executive director of the Committee to Protect Journalists, about the hundreds of journalists jailed worldwide in 2018. Chair Of The Motion Picture Association Of America Ratings Board Prepares To Retire Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:20:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534663/chair-of-the-motion-picture-association-of-america-ratings-board-prepares-to-ret?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534663/chair-of-the-motion-picture-association-of-america-ratings-board-prepares-to-ret?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Chair Of The Motion Picture Association Of America Ratings Board Prepares To Retire NPR 283 no NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with Joan Graves, ratings chair of the Motion Picture Association of America, as she prepares to retire after nearly two decades of thinking of movies in terms of ratings. Why Democrats Opposed To Pelosi's Bid Ultimately Changed Their Minds Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:20:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534649/why-democrats-opposed-to-pelosi-s-bid-ultimately-changed-their-minds?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534649/why-democrats-opposed-to-pelosi-s-bid-ultimately-changed-their-minds?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Why Democrats Opposed To Pelosi's Bid Ultimately Changed Their Minds NPR 244 no NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Rep. Tim Ryan, D-Ohio, about why he and other House members struck a deal to support Nancy Pelosi as Speaker of the House after leading a movement to oppose her. Pelosi Cuts Deal With Democrats Who Once Opposed Her Bid For Speaker Of The House Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:20:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534642/pelosi-cuts-deal-with-democrats-who-once-opposed-her-bid-for-speaker-of-the-hous?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534642/pelosi-cuts-deal-with-democrats-who-once-opposed-her-bid-for-speaker-of-the-hous?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Pelosi Cuts Deal With Democrats Who Once Opposed Her Bid For Speaker Of The House NPR 204 no House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi cut a deal with a group of Democrats who opposed her to support her bid for speaker a day after she showed her negotiating prowess at the White House over spending. Wildfire Cut Their Grieving Short, Now Residents Of Thousand Oaks Remember Victims Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:20:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534635/wildfire-cut-their-grieving-short-now-residents-of-thousand-oaks-remember-victim?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534635/wildfire-cut-their-grieving-short-now-residents-of-thousand-oaks-remember-victim?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Wildfire Cut Their Grieving Short, Now Residents Of Thousand Oaks Remember Victims NPR 226 no Grieving for those killed in the shooting at the Borderline Bar and Grill was cut short by the wildfires. But in recent weeks, residents have been holding events to raise money for victims' families. Facing Enrollment Declines, Colleges Seek Out New, Creative Ways To Make Money Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:20:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534628/facing-enrollment-declines-colleges-seek-out-new-creative-ways-to-make-money?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534628/facing-enrollment-declines-colleges-seek-out-new-creative-ways-to-make-money?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Facing Enrollment Declines, Colleges Seek Out New, Creative Ways To Make Money NPR 213 no Enrollment of both undergrads and graduate students has been declining for years. Meanwhile colleges are getting more creative in finding new ways to make money. Proposed Brexit Deal Would Strengthen Borders, But End 'Free Movement' Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:20:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534621/proposed-brexit-deal-would-strengthen-borders-but-end-free-movement?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534621/proposed-brexit-deal-would-strengthen-borders-but-end-free-movement?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Proposed Brexit Deal Would Strengthen Borders, But End 'Free Movement' NPR 231 no Britain's proposed exit deal with the E.U. includes the end of "free movement." This might mean tighter control of Britain's borders, but it will also limit the ability of British citizens to live and work in 27 European countries. How The U.S. Can Still Advance Climate Negotiations Under The Trump Administration Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:20:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534612/how-the-u-s-can-still-advance-climate-negotiations-under-the-trump-administratio?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534612/how-the-u-s-can-still-advance-climate-negotiations-under-the-trump-administratio?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered How The U.S. Can Still Advance Climate Negotiations Under The Trump Administration NPR 249 no NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Jonathan Pershing, former Special Envoy for Climate Change under President Obama, about how the U.S. can advance climate negotiations under President Trump. Trump Administration Announces New Plan To Promote U.S. Businesses In Africa Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:20:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534605/trump-administration-announces-new-plan-to-promote-u-s-businesses-in-africa?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534605/trump-administration-announces-new-plan-to-promote-u-s-businesses-in-africa?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Trump Administration Announces New Plan To Promote U.S. Businesses In Africa NPR 144 no The Trump administration is trying to counter what it calls Russia and China's predatory practices in Africa and promote U.S. businesses instead through an initiative called "Prosper Africa." How Trump's Comments On Arranged Payments To Women Have Changed Over Time Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:20:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534596/how-trumps-comments-on-arranged-payments-to-women-have-changed-over-time?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676534596/how-trumps-comments-on-arranged-payments-to-women-have-changed-over-time?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered How Trump's Comments On Arranged Payments To Women Have Changed Over Time NPR 268 no President Trump's comments on payments made to women accusing him of affairs have evolved. His former lawyer was sentenced to prison in part over campaign finance violations related to those payments. This 'Broken Ornament' Led To Christmas Magic Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:20:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/675631119/this-broken-ornament-led-to-christmas-magic?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/675631119/this-broken-ornament-led-to-christmas-magic?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered This 'Broken Ornament' Led To Christmas Magic NPR 239 no Award-winning illustrator Tony DiTerlizzi got the idea for his new children's book when his own daughter accidentally dropped a beloved Christmas ornament, and he made up a story to comfort her. W To Help The Homeless, Some In LA Are Giving Them A Place To Stay Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:20:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/675369057/to-help-the-homeless-some-in-la-are-opening-their-doors-and-inviting-them-to-sta?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/675369057/to-help-the-homeless-some-in-la-are-opening-their-doors-and-inviting-them-to-sta?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered To Help The Homeless, Some In LA Are Giving Them A Place To Stay Anna Scott 469 no Until recently, Helen and Bryan Lopez had been homeless in LA County. Then they moved in with the Rapkin family as part of a small program that places homeless youth in people's homes, not shelters. Maria Butina Pleads Guilty In Foreign Agent Case, Admits Clandestine Influence Scheme Thu, 13 Dec 2018 12:13:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676406084/maria-butina-guilty-in-foreign-agent-case-admits-clandestine-influence-scheme?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/13/676406084/maria-butina-guilty-in-foreign-agent-case-admits-clandestine-influence-scheme?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Maria Butina Pleads Guilty In Foreign Agent Case, Admits Clandestine Influence Scheme NPR 229 no The Russian gun rights activist had sought to establish back-channel ties between the Russian government and leading U.S. conservative groups, including the Trump campaign and the NRA. Why It Matters That Texas and California Moved Their Primaries To Super Tuesday Wed, 12 Dec 2018 17:43:59 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/676199087/why-it-matters-that-texas-and-california-moved-their-primaries-to-super-tuesday?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/676199087/why-it-matters-that-texas-and-california-moved-their-primaries-to-super-tuesday?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Why It Matters That Texas and California Moved Their Primaries To Super Tuesday NPR 267 no NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Joshua Putnam of the University of North Carolina Wilmington about the impact of Texas and California moving up their primaries to Super Tuesday. Following Parkland Shooting, Commission Finds There Is Still More To Be Done Wed, 12 Dec 2018 17:43:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/676199094/following-parkland-shooting-commission-finds-there-is-still-more-to-be-done?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/676199094/following-parkland-shooting-commission-finds-there-is-still-more-to-be-done?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Following Parkland Shooting, Commission Finds There Is Still More To Be Done NPR 235 no A special commission to examine the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School released its draft report Wednesday. Some commission members say enough still isn't being done to protect students. Following Allegations of Electoral Misconduct, North Carolina Might Get A New Election Wed, 12 Dec 2018 17:43:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/676199059/following-allegations-of-electoral-misconduct-north-carolina-might-get-a-new-ele?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2018/12/12/676199059/following-allegations-of-electoral-misconduct-north-carolina-might-get-a-new-ele?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Following Allegations of Electoral Misconduct, North Carolina Might Get A New Election NPR 207 no As more allegations of electoral misconduct surface in a North Carolina House race, Republicans and Democrats are starting to agree a new election may be necessary.