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Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:22:16 -0400Comedy and hip-hop have a lot in common: Both hold up a mirror to society's excesses, absurdities and injustices. These two worlds come together in the work of writer and comedian Neal Brennan.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:01:08 -0400Hear three mini-profiles of musicians and filmmakers whose art captures Latinx culture and identity — in three very different ways.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:00:08 -0400The film is a love letter to the music scene in the Rio Grande Valley, made by two artists who live there themselves.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:00:08 -0400Bandleader Sergio Mendoza talks about how growing up on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border affected him and his music.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:00:08 -0400The members of the all-female vinyl collecting crew connect with their family histories by scouting out Chicano soul records.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 07:45:00 -0400Beirut is peaceful now, but political divisions still run deep — and people are still hesitant to look back on the civil war years of the 1970s and 1980s.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 07:00:08 -0400Swedish singer-songwriter Albin Lee Meldau has a profoundly arresting voice that delivers an emotional gut punch with every brooding phrase.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 06:58:00 -0400Chinese President Xi Jinping will visit President Trump in Palm Beach, Fla., next week, for talks that will reportedly center on economic and other issues.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 06:12:00 -0400Police in Siberia recently found a den built into the snow there. The BBC described it as an improvised bar. Teenagers scavenged stuff to build it. Police said they drank, smoked and gambled.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 06:02:00 -0400Cristiano Ronaldo is a talented and good looking soccer star from Real Madrid. A statue unveiled in his home country of Portugal attracted widespread criticism; some likened it to a Picasso painting.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 06:00:08 -0400The group led GOP opposition in the Obama years, but after torpedoing efforts to overhaul health care led by President Trump, the Freedom Caucus is sorting out how to work with fellow Republicans.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 06:00:08 -0400It has to do with language learning, according to a new study from Duke University.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 05:30:00 -0400Beirut is mostly peaceful now, but people are still hesitant to really look back on Lebanon's civil war of the '70s and '80s. One woman is trying to use a bullet-riddled mansion to recall that time.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 05:14:51 -0400The EPA is not going ahead with a proposed ban on a pesticide called chlorpyrifos, saying there's still scientific uncertainty over its safety. Environmental groups say it can harm young children.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 05:14:00 -0400David Greene speaks with Sen. Angus King of Maine ahead of the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Thursday looking into Russian interference in the U.S. election.