Last Build Date: Fri, 17 Mar 2017 04:20:00 -0400Copyright: Copyright 2017 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 04:20:00 -0400Jess Buzzutto was known as "The Leprechaun of Yonkers." Every day he wore green from head to toe and with a bit of luck, brought happiness to those around him.
Fri, 10 Mar 2017 04:58:00 -0500Camaran Henson remembers his late grandpa as larger than life. He "could probably fly," Camaran tells his mother at StoryCorps. The legacy her son leaves, she says, is the one that honors his grandpa.
Fri, 03 Mar 2017 04:42:00 -0500Gabe López, a fourth grader in Arizona, worried about telling his mom he was transgender because he thought she liked him as a girl. But since he told her, the two still have fun as mother and son.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:02:34 -0500Michael Ryan, a juvenile judge in Ohio, says his mom was a drug addict, and the way he parents his own son is to do the opposite. His son gets it. "I don't want to see you in court," his son says.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 05:08:00 -0500This weekend marks the 75th anniversary of Franklin Roosevelt's executive order that led to the internment of Japanese-Americans. We hear from two people who were interned when they were children.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 04:43:00 -0500The Dewanes' paths crossed when Claudia, a bank teller, accidentally gave Bill, a customer, too much money. It led to a first date, and an admission that an accident changed Bill for the better.
Fri, 03 Feb 2017 04:51:00 -0500You may remember a 2014 StoryCorps about an Iraqi interpreter living in Minnesota with the help of a U.S. soldier. Three years later, the interpreter's family has finally joined him in the U.S.
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 05:01:00 -0500After forgiving and befriending her son's killer, Mary Johnson-Roy started sharing her story in local churches. That's where she met her future husband, Ed Roy, who also lost a son to murder.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 04:37:00 -0500When times were lean for Lutheran pastor John Marboe and his family, he took on shifts hauling trash. It's a job that reminds him that small and unnoticed things people do for others are valuable.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 05:02:00 -0500When Vernon Dahmer said publicly he would pay the poll tax for black people in Mississippi who wanted to vote, it started a chain of events that is still felt by his family today.
Fri, 06 Jan 2017 04:37:00 -0500As a teenager, Kayla Wilson talked to her grandma about her mom's incarceration in 2006. Now an adult, she and her mom discuss those days and how the experience changed them.
Fri, 30 Dec 2016 04:42:00 -0500For 15 years, Fred Taylor Jr. apologized for a living. It was a "sorry" job, but someone had to do it, and for Taylor it became a way of life.
Fri, 23 Dec 2016 04:39:00 -0500Sixty years ago on Christmas Eve, Judy Charest met Harold Hogue and his co-worker, Jack Knox, because the two men were in the right place at the right time.
Fri, 16 Dec 2016 04:27:00 -0500A father talks to his daughter about growing up poor in Mexico and the challenges he overcame that make him able to provide her a life filled with opportunity.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 04:37:00 -0500An effort to cover up a schoolyard incident led to decades of regret for Joseph Linsk. "The event never left me," he says, as he reveals a secret he has been keeping since the 1930s.