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Lawsuits Force Alleged Trump Affairs, Sexual Misconduct Claims Back Into Public Eye

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 23:42:44 -0400

A former Playboy model is suing a company she says is trying to keep her silent about her alleged relationship with the president, while a judge rules a defamation suit against him can move forward.

Encore: A Son On The Lessons He Learned From His Cabdriver Dad

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 21:27:00 -0400

In this StoryCorps conversation, a New York lawyer revisits pivotal moments with his Pakistani father. Their starkly different roads have brought them to similar conclusions about life.

1 Man Injured As Authorities In Austin Respond To Another Reported Explosion

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 21:22:00 -0400

Authorities in Austin, Texas, responded to another explosion Tuesday night. They said a man in his 30s was seriously injured. It's unclear if this is related to a series of other deadly blasts.

Woman Who Took In Nikolas Cruz Before Parkland Shooting Feared His Interest In Guns

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 21:03:12 -0400

Rocxanne Deschamps, a woman who had opened her home to the alleged high school shooter, told reporters she tried in vain to prevent him from getting firearms. She had been a friend of his mother.

Minneapolis Officer Faces Murder, Manslaughter Charges In Shooting Of Unarmed Woman

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 19:36:07 -0400

A Minnesota prosecutor says a Minneapolis police officer 'abused his authority to use deadly force' when he killed an Australian woman who was approaching his squad car to report a possible crime.

What Did Cambridge Analytica Do During The 2016 Election?

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 19:22:00 -0400

The company says it was essential to President Trump's victory but both Trump and other former clients are downplaying the role of its trademark psychological profiling.

Talking About Periods in Public

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 19:19:49 -0400

Five people tackle the taboo of periods, simply by talking about them out in the open.

Bodies of 39 Kidnapped Indian Workers Found In Mass Grave In Iraq

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 17:43:31 -0400

DNA analysis of remains prove that the men who were abducted in 2014 were killed. Government officials say the victims, found in a village outside of Mosul, were murdered by ISIS.

Is Country Music's Relationship With The NRA Shifting?

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 17:43:00 -0400

The names of featured artists no longer appear on the website of a program linking country music — a genre not known for stepping outside its comfort zone — with the National Rifle Association.

The Puzzle Of Quantum Reality

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 17:30:00 -0400

Despite the incredibly accurate predictions of quantum theory, there's a lot of disagreement over what it says about reality — or even whether it says anything at all about it, says guest Adam Becker.

Classroom Skeleton: Whose Bones Are These?

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 16:58:11 -0400

Remember that skeleton hanging in the front of your classroom? In some schools, those were actual human remains. We used science to figure out the story behind one of them.

Democrats Grill DeVos On Guns, Schools And Money

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 16:51:00 -0400

The education secretary was on Capitol Hill to talk about the proposed budget for her department. She got an earful from Democrats.

What Questions Do You Have About Facebook And Your Personal Data?

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 16:27:46 -0400

Facebook is under intense pressure after it admitted that analytics firm Cambridge Analytica got access to millions of users' personal data. NPR wants to know how users are feeling.

From Clues To Capture: Forensics, Profiling And The Hunt In Austin

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 16:21:53 -0400

Former FBI agent Mary Ellen O'Toole discusses the role of forensic and behavioral experts in catching a serial criminal in an investigation like the bombing probe in Texas.

Austin Mayor Steve Adler Discusses Series Of Bombings Happening Throughout City

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 16:21:53 -0400

NPR's Michel Martin speaks with Austin, Texas Mayor Steve Adler about the series of bombings that have been happening in city.