Last Build Date: Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:27:52 -0400Copyright: Copyright 2016 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:27:52 -0400This week's show features new music from Run The Jewels, The Flaming Lips, a funny tune from John Prine, and more.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:23:00 -0400Donald Trump isn't the first politician to use course language, but linguist Geoff Nunberg says the 2005 Access Hollywood tape of him discussing women's genitalia wasn't like other live-mic incidents.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:22:00 -0400Rick Hasen, founder of the Election Law Blog, discusses Donald Trump's claims of potential voter fraud. "He's threatening the bedrock of democracy, and doing it to claim he's not a loser," Hasen says.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:14:00 -0400New guidelines from the Roman Catholic Church note that the practice of cremation is increasing, and recommends that ashes be buried in "cemeteries and other sacred places."
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:38:08 -0400White evangelicals are some of Trump's strongest backers. But another reliably Republican group of Christians — Mormons — is leery of the GOP candidate. Here's why.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:36:11 -0400AT&T's chief promises to maintain CNN's journalistic independence after parent Time Warner merges with the telecom giant. CNN got a $100 million boost this year, propelled by coverage of Donald Trump.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:33:00 -0400Police in Oklahoma have been searching for more than 24 hours for a man who police say stole a police car, killed two family members and shot four other people.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:32:00 -0400Gene Demby thought a visit to Ghana for a wedding would be fun and uncomplicated, but it sent him down a road of introspection about black fatherhood and its connection to America's original sin.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:20:00 -0400Some in the state are advocating for the approval of Amendment 69, a ballot measure which would make Colorado the first state with universal health care.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:12:00 -0400The city's baseball success has caught sports fans in northeast Ohio by surprise — they're still coming to grips with their Cavaliers winning the NBA championship in June.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:08:56 -0400China's Communist Party will aim to tighten party discipline at a key meeting this week. Part of this is an effort to target covert factions within the party that threaten to destabilize it.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:06:00 -0400While President Barack Obama's foreign policy has been marked by restraint, many analysts are anticipating a more aggressive stance in the next administration.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:06:00 -0400Some in the crowd expressed anger over his endorsement of Donald Trump, who kicked off his presidential campaign last year by disparaging Mexican immigrants.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:00:03 -0400From the thickness of tooth enamel to the molecular signatures on a tooth left behind by foods eaten by a human, fossil teeth hold many clues to the diets of our ancestors.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 11:46:00 -0400Airplanes are a remarkably safe way to travel, but small children can be injured while aloft. Skipping the hot coffee and putting small ones in the window seat can help, pediatricians say.