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 2019 NPR - For Personal Use Only NPR API RSS Generator 0.94 Wed, 20 Feb 2019 20:29:00 -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 no Federal Investigators Thwart Potentially Massive Terrorist Attack Washington Post reporter Lynh Bui.]]> Wed, 20 Feb 2019 20:29:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696481414/federal-investigators-thwart-potentially-massive-terrorist-attack?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696481414/federal-investigators-thwart-potentially-massive-terrorist-attack?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Federal Investigators Thwart Potentially Massive Terrorist Attack NPR Washington Post reporter Lynh Bui.]]> 187 no Federal investigators have thwarted a potentially massive terrorist attack, after discovering a stockpile of weapons in Maryland. NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with <em>Washington Post </em>reporter Lynh Bui. Chicago Police Say Actor Jussie Smollett Is Now A Suspect For Filing False Report Wed, 20 Feb 2019 19:04:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696467705/chicago-police-say-actor-jussie-smollett-is-now-a-suspect-for-filing-false-repor?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696467705/chicago-police-say-actor-jussie-smollett-is-now-a-suspect-for-filing-false-repor?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Chicago Police Say Actor Jussie Smollett Is Now A Suspect For Filing False Report Miles Bryan 187 no The Chicago Police Department issued a statement Wednesday saying actor and musician Jussie Smollett is now a suspect for filing a false police report in the attack he alleged happened last month. Terence Blanchard, Longtime Composer For Spike Lee, On His First Oscar Nomination BlacKkKlansman score. The 56-year-old jazz trumpeter from New Orleans has been Spike Lee's right-hand composer since Jungle Fever in 1991.]]> Wed, 20 Feb 2019 18:15:44 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413685/terence-blanchard-longtime-composer-for-spike-lee-on-his-first-oscar-nomination?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413685/terence-blanchard-longtime-composer-for-spike-lee-on-his-first-oscar-nomination?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Terence Blanchard, Longtime Composer For Spike Lee, On His First Oscar Nomination NPR BlacKkKlansman score. The 56-year-old jazz trumpeter from New Orleans has been Spike Lee's right-hand composer since Jungle Fever in 1991.]]> 330 no Terence Blanchard received his first Oscar nomination for the <em>BlacKkKlansman</em> score. The 56-year-old jazz trumpeter from New Orleans has been Spike Lee's right-hand composer since <em>Jungle Fever</em> in 1991. North Carolina State Board Of Elections Finishes Day 3 Of Public Hearing Wed, 20 Feb 2019 18:15:44 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413678/north-carolina-state-board-of-elections-finishes-day-3-of-public-hearing?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413678/north-carolina-state-board-of-elections-finishes-day-3-of-public-hearing?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered North Carolina State Board Of Elections Finishes Day 3 Of Public Hearing NPR 228 no North Carolina's state board of elections is trying to get to the bottom of what happened in the state's 9th Congressional district last year. The outcome of that race still hasn't been called. Tom Barrack, Trump's Longtime Friend, Comes Under More Scrutiny Wed, 20 Feb 2019 18:15:44 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413671/tom-barrack-trumps-longtime-friend-comes-under-more-scrutiny?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413671/tom-barrack-trumps-longtime-friend-comes-under-more-scrutiny?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Tom Barrack, Trump's Longtime Friend, Comes Under More Scrutiny NPR 272 no Tom Barrack is one of President Trump's oldest friends. He's also been the subject of unwelcome headlines recently, over comments concerning Saudi Arabia and his role in Trump's inauguration. Trump Threatens To Cut Grant Money For High-Speed Trains In California Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:52:20 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413664/trump-threatens-to-cut-grant-money-for-high-speed-trains-in-california?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413664/trump-threatens-to-cut-grant-money-for-high-speed-trains-in-california?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Trump Threatens To Cut Grant Money For High-Speed Trains In California Scott Shafer 212 no The Trump administration threatened Tuesday to cancel a billion dollar grant for a high speed rail in California. This after California joined a lawsuit against the national emergency declaration. Putin Delivers Stark Warning To U.S. About Missile Stationing In Europe Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:52:20 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413654/putin-delivers-stark-warning-to-u-s-about-missile-stationing-in-europe?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413654/putin-delivers-stark-warning-to-u-s-about-missile-stationing-in-europe?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Putin Delivers Stark Warning To U.S. About Missile Stationing In Europe NPR 136 no Russian President Vladimir Putin says his country will target the U.S. with new weapons if the U.S. stations intermediate-range missiles in Europe. Southwest Airlines Cancels More Flights Because Of Unspecified Mechanical Issues Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:08:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413647/southwest-airlines-cancels-more-flights-because-of-unspecified-mechanical-issues?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413647/southwest-airlines-cancels-more-flights-because-of-unspecified-mechanical-issues?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Southwest Airlines Cancels More Flights Because Of Unspecified Mechanical Issues NPR 185 no An "operational emergency" is grounding more than 40 planes at Southwest Airlines because of mechanical problems and creating havoc with travelers. Second U.S.-North Korea Summit Likely Focus On Nuclear Weapons Center Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:08:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413639/second-u-s-north-korea-summit-likely-focus-on-nuclear-weapons-center?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413639/second-u-s-north-korea-summit-likely-focus-on-nuclear-weapons-center?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Second U.S.-North Korea Summit Likely Focus On Nuclear Weapons Center NPR 217 no This month's summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is likely to focus on North Korea's main nuclear weapons center at Yongbyon. What's Changed Between U.S. And North Korea Since First Summit Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:08:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413632/whats-changed-between-u-s-and-north-korea-since-first-summit?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413632/whats-changed-between-u-s-and-north-korea-since-first-summit?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered What's Changed Between U.S. And North Korea Since First Summit NPR 276 no President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will meet for a second time next week. NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with North Korea expert Frank Aum about what's changed since the last meeting. Maidens On The Mall: Hulu Series Brings Red Cloaks To Steps Of Lincoln Memorial The Handmaid's Tale the Hulu TV series based on Margaret Atwood's novel, came to Washington, D.C., to shoot a scene on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial. Extras gathered to portray the handmaids.]]> Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:03:17 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413625/maidens-on-the-mall-hulu-series-brings-red-cloaks-to-steps-of-lincoln-memorial?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413625/maidens-on-the-mall-hulu-series-brings-red-cloaks-to-steps-of-lincoln-memorial?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Maidens On The Mall: Hulu Series Brings Red Cloaks To Steps Of Lincoln Memorial NPR The Handmaid's Tale the Hulu TV series based on Margaret Atwood's novel, came to Washington, D.C., to shoot a scene on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial. Extras gathered to portray the handmaids.]]> 219 no <em>The Handmaid's Tale</em> the Hulu TV series based on Margaret Atwood's novel, came to Washington, D.C., to shoot a scene on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial. Extras gathered to portray the handmaids. Philly District Attorney Larry Krasner Earns Praise And Pushback For Changes Made Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:03:17 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413618/philly-district-attorney-larry-krasner-earns-praise-and-pushback-for-changes-mad?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413618/philly-district-attorney-larry-krasner-earns-praise-and-pushback-for-changes-mad?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Philly District Attorney Larry Krasner Earns Praise And Pushback For Changes Made Bobby Allyn 235 no In his first year, Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner has remade the office with changes to sentencing recommendations, bail and who to charge. They've also invited controversy. Backpack Kid Sues Fortnite For Stealing 'The Floss' Dance Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:53:03 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413611/backpack-kid-sues-fortnite-for-stealing-the-floss-dance?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413611/backpack-kid-sues-fortnite-for-stealing-the-floss-dance?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Backpack Kid Sues Fortnite For Stealing 'The Floss' Dance NPR 212 no A wannabe rapper named Backpack Kid is suing game maker of Fortnite for stealing a dance he claims he created called The Floss. Lawsuit Accuses 'Washington Post' Of Bullying Covington High School Student The Washington Post. NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with media law professor Derigan Silver about First Amendment law.]]> Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:53:03 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413604/lawsuit-accuses-washington-post-of-bullying-covington-high-school-student?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413604/lawsuit-accuses-washington-post-of-bullying-covington-high-school-student?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Lawsuit Accuses 'Washington Post' Of Bullying Covington High School Student NPR The Washington Post. NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with media law professor Derigan Silver about First Amendment law.]]> 266 no The family of a Covington High School student at the center of a standoff is suing <em>The Washington Post.</em> NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with media law professor Derigan Silver about First Amendment law. Trump Says Attorney General Barr Will Decide If Mueller Findings Will Be Made Public Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:33:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413597/trump-says-attorney-general-barr-will-decide-if-mueller-findings-will-be-made-pu?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413597/trump-says-attorney-general-barr-will-decide-if-mueller-findings-will-be-made-pu?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Trump Says Attorney General Barr Will Decide If Mueller Findings Will Be Made Public NPR 210 no President Trump says it's up to his newly confirmed attorney general, William Barr, to decide whether to make public the findings of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation. State Department Says It Will Not Allow Woman Who Supported ISIS To Enter U.S. Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:33:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413590/state-department-says-it-will-not-allow-woman-who-supported-isis-to-enter-u-s?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413590/state-department-says-it-will-not-allow-woman-who-supported-isis-to-enter-u-s?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered State Department Says It Will Not Allow Woman Who Supported ISIS To Enter U.S. NPR 206 no As the battle against ISIS in Syria winds down a woman claiming to be an American woman who went to support ISIS pleads to come back to the U.S. She's one of many languishing in detention camps now. A Handful Of U.K. Lawmakers Are Trying To Create A New Political Party Financial Times, about the latest in Brexit and the formation of a new political party in the U.K. called "the Independent Group."]]> Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:33:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413583/a-handful-of-u-k-lawmakers-are-trying-to-create-a-new-political-party?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696413583/a-handful-of-u-k-lawmakers-are-trying-to-create-a-new-political-party?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered A Handful Of U.K. Lawmakers Are Trying To Create A New Political Party NPR Financial Times, about the latest in Brexit and the formation of a new political party in the U.K. called "the Independent Group."]]> 253 no NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with James Blitz, Whitehall editor of the <em>Financial Times,</em> about the latest in Brexit and the formation of a new political party in the U.K. called "the Independent Group." The Women Behind The Songs: Ester Dean Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:33:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696311512/the-women-behind-the-songs-ester-dean?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696311512/the-women-behind-the-songs-ester-dean?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered The Women Behind The Songs: Ester Dean NPR 260 no Fun, fearless and freethinking, Ester Dean's vivacious personality comes across in her work. The songwriter has written hits for Rihanna, Nicki Minaj and Katy Perry. The Power Of Martin Luther King Jr.'s Anger Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:33:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/sections/codeswitch/2019/02/20/691298594/the-power-of-martin-luther-king-jr-s-anger?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/sections/codeswitch/2019/02/20/691298594/the-power-of-martin-luther-king-jr-s-anger?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered The Power Of Martin Luther King Jr.'s Anger NPR 359 no Martin Luther King Jr. dealt with anger in both his personal life and life's work. He often tried to turn his anger into constructive action, but he did occasionally struggle with that balance. When Nazis Took Manhattan Wed, 20 Feb 2019 13:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/sections/codeswitch/2019/02/20/695941323/when-nazis-took-manhattan?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/sections/codeswitch/2019/02/20/695941323/when-nazis-took-manhattan?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered When Nazis Took Manhattan NPR 463 no In 1939, an event at Madison Square Garden was billed as a "Pro American Rally." It was, in fact, a rally in support of Hitler and fascism. U.S. Hate Groups Rose 30 Percent In Recent Years, Watchdog Group Reports Wed, 20 Feb 2019 11:30:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696217158/u-s-hate-groups-rose-sharply-in-recent-years-watchdog-group-reports?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/20/696217158/u-s-hate-groups-rose-sharply-in-recent-years-watchdog-group-reports?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered U.S. Hate Groups Rose 30 Percent In Recent Years, Watchdog Group Reports NPR 150 no The Southern Poverty Law Center says many groups are driven by white supremacist ideology and the "hysteria over losing a white-majority nation." Critics accuse the group of overblowing the threat. How One Woman Is Working To Educate Parents On Vaccinations Tue, 19 Feb 2019 19:07:51 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/695689954/how-one-woman-is-working-to-educate-parents-on-vaccinations?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/695689954/how-one-woman-is-working-to-educate-parents-on-vaccinations?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered How One Woman Is Working To Educate Parents On Vaccinations Alexandra Olgin 229 no Public health advocates have struggled to change the minds of these so called anti-vaxxers. But one South Carolina woman has a different approach: reaching parents before they even become parents. Threats Of 'Jungle Justice' Surface Ahead Of Nigeria's Elections Tue, 19 Feb 2019 17:54:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/696075298/threats-of-jungle-justice-surface-ahead-of-nigeria-s-elections?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/696075298/threats-of-jungle-justice-surface-ahead-of-nigeria-s-elections?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Threats Of 'Jungle Justice' Surface Ahead Of Nigeria's Elections NPR 172 no Nigeria's president says anyone trying to tamper with Saturday's vote would do so at the "expense of his own life." The main opposition party accused him of making a "direct call for jungle justice." Countries Around The World Face A Repatriation Dilemma As ISIS Loses Ground Tue, 19 Feb 2019 17:52:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/696075312/countries-around-the-world-face-a-repatriation-dilemma-as-isis-loses-ground?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/696075312/countries-around-the-world-face-a-repatriation-dilemma-as-isis-loses-ground?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Countries Around The World Face A Repatriation Dilemma As ISIS Loses Ground NPR 278 no President Trump says European allies should take back citizens who left to join ISIS and put them on trial. NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with anti-terrorism expert Peter Neumann about repatriation. The Current State Of ISIS As Its End Draws Near Associated Press reporter Sarah El Deeb, who is at the frontlines of the fight.]]> Tue, 19 Feb 2019 17:52:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/696075305/the-current-state-of-isis-as-its-end-draws-near?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/696075305/the-current-state-of-isis-as-its-end-draws-near?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered The Current State Of ISIS As Its End Draws Near NPR Associated Press reporter Sarah El Deeb, who is at the frontlines of the fight.]]> 206 no ISIS has lost control of almost all of its territory after a years-long military campaign. NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with <em>Associated Press</em> reporter Sarah El Deeb, who is at the frontlines of the fight. 16 States File Lawsuit Against Trump Administration Over National Emergency Lawfare about the latest lawsuit brought by 16 states against President Trump and his national emergency declaration to build a border wall.]]> Tue, 19 Feb 2019 17:29:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/696075291/16-states-file-lawsuit-against-trump-administration-over-national-emergency?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/696075291/16-states-file-lawsuit-against-trump-administration-over-national-emergency?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered 16 States File Lawsuit Against Trump Administration Over National Emergency NPR Lawfare about the latest lawsuit brought by 16 states against President Trump and his national emergency declaration to build a border wall.]]> 216 no NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Robert Chesney of <em>Lawfare</em> about the latest lawsuit brought by 16 states against President Trump and his national emergency declaration to build a border wall. National Security Analyst Discusses Diverting Military Funds For Border Wall Tue, 19 Feb 2019 17:29:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/696075259/national-security-analyst-discusses-diverting-military-funds-for-border-wall?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/696075259/national-security-analyst-discusses-diverting-military-funds-for-border-wall?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered National Security Analyst Discusses Diverting Military Funds For Border Wall NPR 232 no NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with national security analyst Mackenzie Eaglen of the American Enterprise Institute about why she thinks diverting military construction funding to a border wall is a mistake. West Virginia Lawmakers Effectively Kill Legislation Just Hours After Teachers Strike Tue, 19 Feb 2019 17:07:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/696075252/west-virginia-lawmakers-effectively-kill-legislation-just-hours-after-teachers-s?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/696075252/west-virginia-lawmakers-effectively-kill-legislation-just-hours-after-teachers-s?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered West Virginia Lawmakers Effectively Kill Legislation Just Hours After Teachers Strike Dave Mistich 205 no A West Virginia school teachers strike was just hours old when lawmakers voted to postpone a bill that teachers opposed, effectively killing it. USA Gymnastics Announces New CEO, The Fourth In Less Than 2 Years Tue, 19 Feb 2019 17:07:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/696075245/usa-gymnastics-announces-new-ceo-the-fourth-in-less-than-2-years?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/696075245/usa-gymnastics-announces-new-ceo-the-fourth-in-less-than-2-years?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered USA Gymnastics Announces New CEO, The Fourth In Less Than 2 Years NPR 258 no USA Gymnastics has hired a new CEO: the embattled organization's fourth leader in the past two years. The organization is trying to get beyond a widening sexual abuse scandal. How One Branch Of Government Can Sue Another Tue, 19 Feb 2019 17:07:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/696075238/how-one-branch-of-government-can-sue-another?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/696075238/how-one-branch-of-government-can-sue-another?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered How One Branch Of Government Can Sue Another NPR 205 no NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Stanley Brand, former general counsel for the House of Representatives, about what would happen if the House were to sue over President Trump's national emergency. The Documentary Is In — And Enjoying — An 'Undeniable Golden Age' Tue, 19 Feb 2019 17:07:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/696036323/the-documentary-is-in-and-enjoying-an-undeniable-golden-age?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/696036323/the-documentary-is-in-and-enjoying-an-undeniable-golden-age?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered The Documentary Is In -- And Enjoying -- An 'Undeniable Golden Age' NPR 307 no With a proliferation of streaming services to distribute their work, and a boom at the box office, budgets and opportunities are rising for documentary filmmakers. Fashion Designer Karl Lagerfeld Dies Tue, 19 Feb 2019 16:47:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/687681244/fashion-designer-karl-lagerfeld-dies?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/687681244/fashion-designer-karl-lagerfeld-dies?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Fashion Designer Karl Lagerfeld Dies NPR 200 no The German-born designer helped define the looks of Chanel and Fendi behind the scenes, even as he cut a titanic figure center-stage in the fashion industry. Chanel confirmed Lagerfeld's death. Catholic Leaders To Gather In Rome To Discuss Continuing Clergy Sexual Abuse Crisis Tue, 19 Feb 2019 16:26:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/696075231/catholic-leaders-to-gather-in-rome-to-discuss-continuing-clergy-sexual-abuse-cri?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/696075231/catholic-leaders-to-gather-in-rome-to-discuss-continuing-clergy-sexual-abuse-cri?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Catholic Leaders To Gather In Rome To Discuss Continuing Clergy Sexual Abuse Crisis NPR 274 no Catholic leaders from around the world are convening in Rome Thursday to discuss the continuing clergy sexual abuse crisis. Abuse survivors say they're not hopeful meaningful change will come from it. Sen. Bernie Sanders Announces Another Run For The White House Tue, 19 Feb 2019 16:26:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/696075224/sen-bernie-sanders-announces-another-run-for-the-white-house?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/696075224/sen-bernie-sanders-announces-another-run-for-the-white-house?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Sen. Bernie Sanders Announces Another Run For The White House NPR 213 no Bernie Sanders announced a second run for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2020. This time, the Vermont independent enters the race as a leading candidate facing a crowded progressive field. What A Transfer Of Nuclear Technology To Saudi Arabia Would Mean For National Security Tue, 19 Feb 2019 16:26:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/696075217/what-a-transfer-of-nuclear-technology-to-saudi-arabia-would-mean-for-national-se?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/696075217/what-a-transfer-of-nuclear-technology-to-saudi-arabia-would-mean-for-national-se?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered What A Transfer Of Nuclear Technology To Saudi Arabia Would Mean For National Security NPR 242 no NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Jeffrey Lewis, a nonproliferation expert at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies, following a report about U.S. intent to transfer nuclear technology to Saudi Arabia. Greg Ward's New Album 'Feels Like A Walk Home' And A Tribute To Chicago Stomping Off From Greenwood is a love letter to the city where he came of age as a musician. ]]> Tue, 19 Feb 2019 16:26:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/695932207/greg-wards-new-album-feels-like-a-walk-home-and-a-tribute-to-chicago?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/695932207/greg-wards-new-album-feels-like-a-walk-home-and-a-tribute-to-chicago?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Greg Ward's New Album 'Feels Like A Walk Home' And A Tribute To Chicago NPR Stomping Off From Greenwood is a love letter to the city where he came of age as a musician. ]]> 236 no Saxophonist and composer Greg Ward's <em>Stomping Off From Greenwood</em> is a love letter to the city where he came of age as a musician. Trump Pushes Ahead With 'Space Force' Despite Hurdles Tue, 19 Feb 2019 13:29:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/695930668/trump-pushes-ahead-with-space-force-despite-hurdles?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/695930668/trump-pushes-ahead-with-space-force-despite-hurdles?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Trump Pushes Ahead With 'Space Force' Despite Hurdles NPR 173 no It would be under the umbrella of the Air Force to try to simplify the process. This represents a shift; Trump had stated that he wanted a space force that is "separate but equal" from the Air Force. Trump Officials Tried To Rush Nuclear Technology To Saudis, House Panel Finds Tue, 19 Feb 2019 12:55:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/695954246/trump-officials-tried-to-rush-nuclear-technology-to-saudis-house-panel-finds?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/695954246/trump-officials-tried-to-rush-nuclear-technology-to-saudis-house-panel-finds?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Trump Officials Tried To Rush Nuclear Technology To Saudis, House Panel Finds NPR 221 no Whistleblowers told the Oversight committee that efforts by some national security officials to try to transfer sensitive nuclear technology to the Saudi government potentially violated the law. Justice Ginsburg Appears Strong In First Appearance At Supreme Court This Year Tue, 19 Feb 2019 05:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/695773628/ruth-bader-ginsburg-returns-to-supreme-court-bench-after-lung-cancer-surgery?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/19/695773628/ruth-bader-ginsburg-returns-to-supreme-court-bench-after-lung-cancer-surgery?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Justice Ginsburg Appears Strong In First Appearance At Supreme Court This Year NPR 234 no The justice has been recovering at home since late December. She missed January's oral argument days but participated in those 11 cases based on written briefs and transcripts of the arguments. Former Israeli Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni Announces Retirement From Politics Mon, 18 Feb 2019 18:16:36 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/18/695756029/former-israeli-foreign-minister-tzipi-livni-announces-retirement-from-politics?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/18/695756029/former-israeli-foreign-minister-tzipi-livni-announces-retirement-from-politics?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Former Israeli Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni Announces Retirement From Politics NPR 165 no Former Israeli Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni announced her retirement from politics on Monday. Livni also served as Israel's chief peace negotiator. 'Unexampled Courage' Tells The Story That Inspired Integration Of U.S. Armed Forces Mon, 18 Feb 2019 18:16:36 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/18/695756022/unexampled-courage-tells-the-story-that-inspired-integration-of-u-s-armed-forces?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/18/695756022/unexampled-courage-tells-the-story-that-inspired-integration-of-u-s-armed-forces?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered 'Unexampled Courage' Tells The Story That Inspired Integration Of U.S. Armed Forces NPR 229 no A new book tells how the blinding of a black Army veteran after World War II by a South Carolina police chief helped lead to the desegregation of the U.S. Army. From Friends To School, 'Under Pressure' Helps Teenage Girls Navigate Adolescence Under Pressure: Confronting the Epidemic of Stress and Anxiety in Girls.]]> Mon, 18 Feb 2019 17:34:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/18/695756015/from-friends-to-school-under-pressure-helps-teenage-girls-navigate-adolescence?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/18/695756015/from-friends-to-school-under-pressure-helps-teenage-girls-navigate-adolescence?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered From Friends To School, 'Under Pressure' Helps Teenage Girls Navigate Adolescence NPR Under Pressure: Confronting the Epidemic of Stress and Anxiety in Girls.]]> 473 no NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with clinical psychologist Lisa Damour about her new book, <em>Under Pressure: Confronting the Epidemic of Stress and Anxiety in Girls.</em> A Rash Of Injuries Has The Army Looking For A New Kind Of Boot For Recruits Mon, 18 Feb 2019 17:31:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/18/695756008/a-rash-of-injuries-has-the-army-looking-for-a-new-kind-of-boot-for-recruits?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/18/695756008/a-rash-of-injuries-has-the-army-looking-for-a-new-kind-of-boot-for-recruits?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered A Rash Of Injuries Has The Army Looking For A New Kind Of Boot For Recruits Jonathan Ahl 180 no At Fort Leonard Wood in Missouri, the Army is testing new boots for boot camp. Responding to increases in injuries, the Army wants different models of boots with more focus on performance and comfort. Dozens Of Former British Diplomats Urge For Delay In Brexit Mon, 18 Feb 2019 17:17:48 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/18/695756001/dozens-of-former-british-diplomats-urge-for-delay-in-brexit?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/18/695756001/dozens-of-former-british-diplomats-urge-for-delay-in-brexit?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Dozens Of Former British Diplomats Urge For Delay In Brexit NPR 225 no NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with former U.K. National Security Adviser Peter Ricketts about the case for abandoning Brexit. In Britain, 7 Parliament Members Quit Opposition Labour Party Telegraph political correspondent Anna Mikhailova about the seven members of Britain's Parliament who quit the Labour Party over Brexit and other issues.]]> Mon, 18 Feb 2019 17:16:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/18/695755994/in-britain-7-parliament-members-quit-opposition-labour-party?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/18/695755994/in-britain-7-parliament-members-quit-opposition-labour-party?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered In Britain, 7 Parliament Members Quit Opposition Labour Party NPR Telegraph political correspondent Anna Mikhailova about the seven members of Britain's Parliament who quit the Labour Party over Brexit and other issues.]]> 250 no NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with <em>Telegraph</em> political correspondent Anna Mikhailova about the seven members of Britain's Parliament who quit the Labour Party over Brexit and other issues. Sweden Has Come Up With An Unusual Way To Encourage Entrepreneurship Mon, 18 Feb 2019 16:58:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/18/695755987/sweden-has-come-up-with-an-unusual-way-to-encourage-entrepreneurship?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/18/695755987/sweden-has-come-up-with-an-unusual-way-to-encourage-entrepreneurship?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Sweden Has Come Up With An Unusual Way To Encourage Entrepreneurship NPR 231 no Workers in Sweden have the right to take six-months unpaid leave if they want to start their own business. It's one of the reasons why Sweden is a leading country for startups. Former Deputy CIA Director John McLaughlin Weighs In On McCabe's Claims Mon, 18 Feb 2019 16:58:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/18/695755980/former-deputy-cia-director-john-mclaughlin-weighs-in-on-mccabes-claims?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/18/695755980/former-deputy-cia-director-john-mclaughlin-weighs-in-on-mccabes-claims?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Former Deputy CIA Director John McLaughlin Weighs In On McCabe's Claims NPR 255 no NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with former Deputy CIA Director John McLaughlin about Andrew McCabe's comments that President Trump chooses to believe U.S. adversaries over his intelligence agencies. The Pros And Cons Of Moving Toward A Cashless Society Mon, 18 Feb 2019 16:32:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/18/695755973/the-pros-and-cons-of-moving-toward-a-cashless-society?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/18/695755973/the-pros-and-cons-of-moving-toward-a-cashless-society?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered The Pros And Cons Of Moving Toward A Cashless Society NPR 247 no NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with economist Kenneth Rogoff about what would happen if the U.S. were to get rid of a lot of its paper currency, particularly larger bills, as he advocates. Teachers Set To Strike In Oakland, Calif., Over Pay, Class Size And Support Staff Mon, 18 Feb 2019 16:32:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/18/695755966/teachers-set-to-strike-in-oakland-calif-over-pay-class-size-and-support-staff?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/18/695755966/teachers-set-to-strike-in-oakland-calif-over-pay-class-size-and-support-staff?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Teachers Set To Strike In Oakland, Calif., Over Pay, Class Size And Support Staff Julia McEvoy 186 no In California, Oakland teachers are planning to walk off the job Thursday. The district wants to pay teachers more but finds itself in a budget crisis. Tensions Between India And Pakistan Are High After Bombing In Kashmir Mon, 18 Feb 2019 16:28:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/18/695755959/tensions-between-india-and-pakistan-are-high-after-bombing-in-kashmir?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered https://www.npr.org/2019/02/18/695755959/tensions-between-india-and-pakistan-are-high-after-bombing-in-kashmir?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsallthingsconsidered Tensions Between India And Pakistan Are High After Bombing In Kashmir NPR 193 no Tensions between nuclear-armed neighbors India and Pakistan have skyrocketed after a suicide car bombing in disputed Kashmir. Tensions are also high inside India, as some mourners call for revenge.