Last Build Date: Fri, 28 Apr 2017 07:30:00 -0400Copyright: Copyright 2017 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 07:30:00 -0400Carol Park grew up working in a bulletproof cashier's booth at a gas station in Compton, Calif. Now, 25 years after the Los Angeles riots, she reflects on the violence and racism that shaped the city.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 07:29:00 -0400Steve Inskeep talks to Jonah Goldberg of the National Review and Chris Buskirk, publisher and editor of the website American Greatness, to measure President Trump's first 100 days in office.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:04:01 -0400"The Founder of Peace and National Unity, Leader of the Nation, President of the Republic of Tajikistan, His Excellency Emomali Rahmon," is how state media will have to introduce the president.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:04:01 -0400The Rhode Island Department of Revenue mistakenly mailed out duplicate tax refund checks. The extra checks went to about 500 people and total more than $360,000. But only one of each can be cashed.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:04:00 -0400NPR's David Greene talks with Maria Teresa Kumar about President Trump's first 100 days. She's a Democrat and the president and CEO of Voto Latino, a political advocacy organization for Latinos.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:04:00 -0400Pope Francis arrives in Egypt on Friday, after the Islamic State claimed responsibility for attacks on two Coptic Christian churches this month that killed dozens of people.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:04:00 -0400NPR's Steve Inskeep talks to North Korea expert and negotiator Joel Wit about how the current administration's approach to North Korea lines up with previous administrations.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:04:00 -0400The tech industry is getting hit hard by turnover among workers who believe they've been treated unfairly. It's most acute among underrepresented workers, including women and minorities.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:04:00 -0400It's been 25 years since the Los Angeles riots. NPR's David Greene talks with the Rev. Cecil Murray, a former pastor at First African Methodist Episcopal Church in Los Angeles.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:04:00 -0400Steve Inskeep speaks to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson about the Trump administration's goals and strategy in dealing with North Korea's latest provocations.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:04:00 -0400Georgetown University says it will try to atone to the descendants of slaves sold more than a century ago. One concrete step is "preferential admissions" for descendants, but it doesn't help everyone.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:04:00 -0400President Trump will speak at the National Rifle Association convention on Friday. The last sitting president to address the NRA was Ronald Reagan in 1983, and the gun debate has changed since then.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:04:00 -0400We discuss President Trump's first 100 days, a "ridiculous standard" that he's embraced. Also, a rare interview with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. And the Pope arrives in Egypt.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:04:00 -0400Author Paula Hawkins was down on her luck when her 2015 book The Girl on the Train became a smash hit. Now she's grappling with success and preparing to launch her followup, Into the Water.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:04:00 -0400President Trump relies on a group of current and former generals to run national security. Does that increase the chances that he'll order military action?