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Friday, March 25, 2016 | 11:00 am
Actor and comedian David Cross. (Press Photo by Daniel Bergeron / ID-PR)

Comedian David Cross—of “Arrested Development” and “Mr. Show” — on his new tour: “Making America Great Again!”

 
Friday, March 25, 2016 | 10:00 am
People gathered to observe a minute of silence and mourn for the victims of the bombings at the Place de la Bourse in the center of Brussels, Belgium, Thursday, March 24, 2016. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)

ISIS strikes Brussels leaving Europe on edge. Obama in Cuba. Trump-Cruz heats up. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

 
Thursday, March 24, 2016 | 11:00 am
Ethan Hawke plays famed jazz trumpeter Chet Baker in the new biopic film, "Born To Be Blue." (Courtesy IFC)

Actor Ethan Hawke as jazz trumpeter Chet Baker in “Born to Be Blue.”

 
Thursday, March 24, 2016 | 10:00 am
People observe a minute of silence at the Place de la Bourse in the center of Brussels, Wednesday, March 23, 2016. Bombs exploded yesterday at the Brussels airport and one of the city's metro stations Tuesday, killing and wounding scores of people, as a European capital was again locked down amid heightened security threats. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

After Brussels, Europe is taking another look at the human wave from the Mideast and Africa. We’ll look at mounting tension over the EU’s migrant crisis.

 
Wednesday, March 23, 2016 | 11:00 am
In this March 8, 2015 file photo, the campus of Michigan State University awakens  to a spring floral blossom. MSU is listed one of the nation's top research universities. (Courtesy MSU)

Rising costs. Unfair admissions. Threats to academic freedom. The future of the American university.

 
Wednesday, March 23, 2016 | 10:00 am
Donald Trump supporters leave a campaign rally at the Dubuque Regional Airport in Dubuque, Iowa, on Jan. 30. Trump came in second in the Iowa caucuses on Feb. 1. (Linda Davidson/The Washington Post)

Two veteran reporters traveled the country talking to Americans about hope, anger and the presidential candidates who speak their minds. And we listen.

 
Tuesday, March 22, 2016 | 11:00 am
In this February 15, 2016 photo, residents and community members gather at the Sanctuaries DC, a Washington, D.C. based community gathering space for people of all religious and non-religious backgrounds. (Courtesy the Sanctuaries)

Twenty-three percent of Americans say they have no religious affiliation. What do they believe? And what does it mean for the country?

 
Tuesday, March 22, 2016 | 10:00 am
A woman is evacuated in an ambulance by emergency services after a explosion in a main metro station in Brussels on Tuesday, March 22, 2016. Explosions rocked the Brussels airport and the subway system Tuesday, killing at least 13 people and injuring many others just days after the main suspect in the November Paris attacks was arrested in the city, police said. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)

Deadly terror attacks rock airport, subway in Brussels. We have the latest developments.

 
Monday, March 21, 2016 | 11:00 am
A portion of the cover of Thomas Frank's new book, "Listen Liberal." (Courtesy the Publisher / Metropolitan Books)

A big new broadside against the Democratic Party by liberal stalwart, Thomas Frank. He blames a yuppified Democratic Party for the rise of Donald Trump.

 
Monday, March 21, 2016 | 10:00 am
A poster features portraits of Cuba's President Raul Castro, left, and U.S. President Barack Obama and reads in Spanish "Welcome to Cuba" outside a restaurant in Havana, Cuba, Thursday, March 17, 2016. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

President Obama’s historic trip to Cuba. We’ll unpack what’s at stake. What the US and Cuba each really want.

 
Friday, March 18, 2016 | 11:00 am
A scene from the new movie, "Ktown Cowboys," which focuses on five young men living, working and partying in the Koreatown section of Los Angeles. (Francisco G. Hamm / Freestyle Digital Media)

The new film “Ktown Cowboys.” The stars take on Korean-Americans, Asian stereotypes and what we see in the movies.

 
Friday, March 18, 2016 | 10:00 am
Federal appeals court judge Merrick Garland, right, shakes hands with President Barack Obama as he is introduced as Obama's nominee for the Supreme Court during an announcement in the Rose Garden of the White House, in Washington, Wednesday, March 16, 2016.  Garland, 63, is the chief judge for the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, a court whose influence over federal policy and national security matters has made it a proving ground for potential Supreme Court justices.  (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

A nominee for the Supreme Court. Clinton, Trump and a warning of riot. An American gets 15 years hard labor in North Korea. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

 
Thursday, March 17, 2016 | 11:00 am
Farmer Ken Jaffe on the grounds of his Slope Farms in Meredith, NY. Before his life as a butcher in the Western Catskills, Jaffe spent 25 years as a family doctor in Park Slope, Brooklyn. (Photo Ully Kjarval / Chefs for the Marcellus)

Second acts in life. We’ll look at what it takes to reinvent yourself, your career – early, mid-life, and late.

 
Thursday, March 17, 2016 | 10:00 am
Federal appeals court judge Merrick Garland, receives applauds from President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden as he is introduced as Obama's nominee for the Supreme Court during an announcement in the Rose Garden of the White House, in Washington, Wednesday, March 16, 2016. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

The battle now over President Obama’s brand new Supreme Court nominee.

 
Wednesday, March 16, 2016 | 11:00 am
In this file photo, the Viacom logo adorns the mass media company's headquarters, Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

The father-daughter family feud over media giant Viacom. Inside the Redstone family’s media battle royale and its consequences. Plus, President Obama names his Supreme Court nomination pick.

 
Wednesday, March 16, 2016 | 10:00 am
Voters cast their ballots in the primary election Tuesday, March 15, 2016, in Chesterville, Ohio. Voters in five states are making their choices in party primaries.  (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

We’ll look at the primary results from another pretty super Tuesday. Trump, Clinton, Sanders, Cruz, Kasich and a big day.

 
Tuesday, March 15, 2016 | 11:00 am
Tennis star Maria Sharapova speaks during a news conference in Los Angeles on Monday, March 7, 2016. Sharapova says she has failed a drug test at the Australian Open. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

Maria Sharapova, Meldonium and the new cutting edge of sports doping. Where’s the line between legitimate medical treatment and cheating? Plus, a formal admission from the NFL on the link between concussions and football gameplay.

 
Tuesday, March 15, 2016 | 10:00 am
Russian President Vladimir Putin, center, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, left, and Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu, right, speak during their meeting in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Monday, March 14, 2016. Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered the start of the pullout of the Russian military from Syria starting Tuesday. (Mikhail Klimentyev/Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)

Russia says it’s pulling forces out of Syria. We’ll look at the implications.

 
Monday, March 14, 2016 | 11:00 am
Solar panels and a green roof are among the sustainably-built features of the new Google building on the company's campus Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016, in Kirkland, Wash. The new building is on a site that formerly housed a chemical mixing and packaging plant. After completing an environmental cleanup in 2012, the property manager conducted a second cleanup to voluntarily surpass state standards and remove all detectable remaining contamination at the property. Google said that the Washington Department of Ecology has called the cleanup “cleaner than clean” and plans to remove the area from the state’s contaminated sites list. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

In the warmest winter on record, hope again in the explosive growth of solar energy. We follow the sun.

 
Monday, March 14, 2016 | 10:00 am
President Barack Obama waves upon his arrival on Air Force One, Friday, March 11, 2016, at Austin Bergstrom International Airport in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

President Obama tells all on foreign policy with the Atlantic’s Jeffrey Goldberg. Says I did it my way, and I’m right. Goldberg joins us.

 
Friday, March 11, 2016 | 11:00 am
John Lennon, Paul McCartney and George Harrison post in a 1966 publicity photo with their longtime producer and so-called "Fifth Beatle," George Martin. (WikiCommons)

Sir George Martin died this week at 90. We’ll look at how the “fifth Beatle” revolutionized modern music.

 
Friday, March 11, 2016 | 10:00 am
Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., smiles for a photo with supporters at the end of a campaign rally at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Fla., Thursday, March 10, 2016. (AP Photo/Gary McCullough)

Michigan feels the Bern. Trump rolls on. Peyton Manning bows out. Farewell to Nancy Reagan. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

 
Thursday, March 10, 2016 | 11:00 am
Lindsey, 26, of Texas, with her husband and doctors at a news conference on Monday, underwent the failed uterus transplant procedure at the Cleveland Clinic. (Photo Dustin Franz)

The first uterus transplant in the United States, and its implications.

 
Thursday, March 10, 2016 | 10:00 am
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a news conference at the Trump National Golf Club, Tuesday, March 8, 2016, in Jupiter, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

What if the Republicans sort out their presidential nomination on the convention floor? What if Democrats do? We’ll look at contested convention scenarios.

 
Wednesday, March 9, 2016 | 11:00 am
Ellen Page and Ian Daniel  in a scene from the first episode of the new Viceland documentary series, "Gaycation." (Courtesy Viceland)

In the new TV series “Gaycation,” actress Ellen Page explores LGBT culture around the world. She’s with us.

 
Wednesday, March 9, 2016 | 10:00 am
Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks during a campaign rally Tuesday, March 8, 2016, in Miami. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

Bernie Sanders with a big surprise win in Michigan. Plus: From solving Europe’s refugee crisis to saving Syria, everything depends on Turkey. But is Turkey becoming part of the problem?

 
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 | 11:00 am
One-year mission crew members Scott Kelly of NASA (left) and Mikhail Kornienko of Roscosmos (right) celebrated their 300th consecutive day in space on Jan. 21, 2016.  (Courtesy NASA)

After 340 days in space astronaut Scott Kelly is back on Earth. We’ll explore what a year up there does to the human body and mind.

 
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 | 10:00 am
In this file photo, President Barack Obama, left, Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto, center, and Canada's former Prime Minister Stephen Harper attend a news conference that concludes the North American Leaders Summit in Toluca, Mexico, Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)

From Trump to Sanders, free trade is getting a thumping on the campaign trail. Could, would the United States really turn it around? Plus: inspecting stalled millennial wage growth.

 
Monday, March 7, 2016 | 11:00 am
Jawaharlal Nehru University student union leader Kanhaiya Kumar makes a speech to fellow students after being released on bail at the university campus, in New Delhi, India, Thursday, March 3, 2016. Kanhaiya was facing sedition charges following protests where anti-India slogans were allegedly shouted. (AP Photo /Tsering Topgyal)

The hard weight of history in India, and hope and fury among India’s young.

 
Monday, March 7, 2016 | 10:00 am
Mitt Romney is interviewed by Neil Cavuto during his "Cavuto Coast to Coast" program on the Fox Business Network, in New York Friday, March 4, 2016. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

Mitt Romney has now denounced Donald Trump as a phony. A fraud. A danger to democracy. Mitt Romney joins us.

 
Friday, March 4, 2016 | 11:00 am
The cast of the PBS / ITV Studios series "Downtown Abbey," assembled in front of the titular country house. (Courtesy ITV Studios)

After six seasons, we bid goodbye to “Downton Abbey.” The class drama that captivated America.

 
Friday, March 4, 2016 | 10:00 am
2012 Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney weighs in on the Republican presidential race during a speech at the The University of Utah, Thursday, March 3, 2016, (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Trump and Clinton out front. Romney takes a swipe. Chris Rock on race. Astronaut Scott Kelly returns to Earth. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

 
Thursday, March 3, 2016 | 11:00 am
Craft cocktails are a growing beverage trend around the country. (Flickr / Alexa Clark)

Move over beer and wine, cocktails are back with a twist. We’ll sip – very responsibly — into the cocktail renaissance.

 
Thursday, March 3, 2016 | 10:00 am
Pro-abortion rights protesters rally outside the Supreme Court in Washington, Wednesday, March 2, 2016. The abortion debate is returning to the Supreme Court in the midst of a raucous presidential campaign and less than three weeks after Justice Antonin Scalia’s death. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

The Supreme Court takes up the restrictive Texas abortion law. We’ll look at the case, the real world stakes, and the High Court without Scalia.

 
Wednesday, March 2, 2016 | 11:00 am
In this file photo, the Wrens are seen outside their apartment building in New York, August 5, 1953 as they start for their office. (AP Photo/Ed Ford)

An unprecedented number of women in the U.S. are staying single longer. How those “single ladies” are shaping our nation.

 
Wednesday, March 2, 2016 | 10:00 am
Voters wait in line to cast their Super Tuesday ballots at a polling station located at the University Co-op in Austin, Texas on Tuesday, March 1, 2016. Voters from Vermont to Colorado, Alaska to American Samoa and a host of states in between were heading to polling places and caucus sites on the busiest day of the 2016 primaries.  (AP Photo/Tamir Kalifa)

The big takeaways from Super Tuesday. We look at the winners, losers, and what’s ahead.

 
Tuesday, March 1, 2016 | 11:00 am
A portion of the cover of Ethan Canin's new novel, "A Doubter's Almanac." (Courtesy the Publisher / Penguin Random House)

Novelist Ethan Canin on the story of a gifted mathematician cursed by his gift, and the burdens of wild talent.

 
Tuesday, March 1, 2016 | 10:00 am
A demonstrator stands outside the Apple store on Fifth Avenue, Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016, in New York. Protesters assembled in more than 30 cities around the world to lash out at the FBI for obtaining a court order that requires Apple to make it easier to unlock an encrypted iPhone used by a gunman in December's mass murders in California. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

Looking for a way out of the Apple / FBI standoff over smartphone privacy. There may not be one.

 
Monday, February 29, 2016 | 11:00 am
Explorer Sarah Marquis, out in the wild remote bush on a walk. (Courtesy Sarah Marquis)

Adventurer Sarah Marquis has walked from Siberia to Australia. Alone and fearless. She shares her story.

 
Monday, February 29, 2016 | 10:00 am
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, accompanied by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, speaks before a rally in Fort Worth, Texas, Friday, Feb. 26, 2016. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

Trump fever, Trump panic in the G.O.P. On the eve of Super Tuesday, we’ll look at the political battle shaking the party.

 
Friday, February 26, 2016 | 11:00 am
Charles Mingus performs in lower Manhattan, N.Y., as a part of U.S. Bicentennial Celebrations on July 4, 1976. (Tom Marcello / WikiCommons)

The music, life and complex racial identity of jazz great Charles Mingus.

 
Friday, February 26, 2016 | 10:00 am
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, is flanked by his two sons, Donald Trump Jr., left, and Eric, while speaking at a caucus night rally Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Trump rolls on. Apple versus the U.S. government. Wild weather. And the fight over the Supreme Court. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

 
Thursday, February 25, 2016 | 11:00 am
The cargo train travelled from eastern China through Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan, arriving in the Iranian capital Tehran. (Photograph: Stringer/EPA)

Seeing the world — its history, its future — from another angle. From the East, and the old Silk Road

 
Thursday, February 25, 2016 | 10:00 am
Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. speaks during a rally in Norfolk, Va., Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016.  (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

Bernie Sanders and our Gilded Age of inequality. Is he the way to end it? The chips are down. We’ll hear the Democrats’ debate.

 
Wednesday, February 24, 2016 | 11:00 am
John Krasinski, left, and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs announce the Academy Awards nominations for best performance by an actor in a leading role at the 88th Academy Awards nomination ceremony on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, in Beverly Hills, Calif. The 88th annual Academy Awards will take place on Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.

#OscarsSoWhite. We’ll look at Hollywood’s diversity problem and how the country sees itself on screen.

 
Wednesday, February 24, 2016 | 10:00 am
In this Feb. 2, 2016 photo, the entrance to Camp America is seen at U.S. Guantanamo Naval Base, Cuba. After 14 years, the detention center appears to be winding down despite opposition in Congress to President Barack Obama’s intent to close the facility and confine the remaining prisoners someplace else. A military task force of 2,000 is now devoted to holding just 91 men, a number expected to drop by a third this summer. (AP Photo/Ben Fox)

President Obama lays out his plan to close the detention center at Guantanamo Bay. We’ll look at the plan, the battle ahead in Congress.

 
Tuesday, February 23, 2016 | 11:00 am
In this file photo, David Karp, third from right, Founder and CEO of Tumblr, reacts as confetti flies during the opening bell at Nasdaq, Thursday, July 11, 2013 in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

Social media superstars. How Internet-savvy teenagers are earning fame and a lot of money online.

 
Tuesday, February 23, 2016 | 10:00 am
In this file photo, the fog lifts over the skyline of downtown Pittsburgh on a foggy morning, Sunday, Dec. 6, 2015. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

On the campaign trail, it’s doom and gloom. James Fallows just travelled the country, and found lots of hope. And good reason for it. He’s with us.

 
Monday, February 22, 2016 | 11:00 am
Tourists ride vintage American convertibles as they pass by the United States embassy in Havana, Cuba, Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016. President Barack Obama said that he will visit Cuba on March 21-22, making him the first sitting president in more than half a century to visit the island nation. (AP Photo/Desmond Boylan)

The President is headed to Cuba. So are a lot of Americans. We’ll look at Cuba travel, tourism and the new destination 90 miles across the water.

 
Monday, February 22, 2016 | 10:00 am
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gives a thumbs up during a South Carolina Republican primary night event in Spartanburg, S.C., Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016. Trump claimed a big victory in South Carolina's Republican primary Saturday, deepening his hold on the party's presidential field as the contest moved into the South. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Big votes out of South Carolina and Nevada, and what they mean for Republicans, for Democrats.

 
Friday, February 19, 2016 | 11:00 am
Kendrick Lamar performs at the 58th annual Grammy Awards on Monday, Feb. 15, 2016, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)

With Kendrick Lamar’s Grammy performance and Beyoncé at the Super Bowl, we look at the new moment for black protest music.

 
Friday, February 19, 2016 | 10:00 am
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia’s courtroom chair is draped in black to mark his death as part of a tradition that dates to the 19th century, Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016, at the Supreme Court in Washington. Scalia died Saturday at age 79. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

An empty seat at the Supreme Court. Primary battles in South Carolina and Nevada. Apple versus the government on privacy. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

 
Thursday, February 18, 2016 | 11:00 am
The Flint Water Plant tower is seen, Friday, Feb. 5, 2016 in Flint, Mich. Flint is under a public health emergency after its drinking water became tainted when the city switched from the Detroit system and began drawing from the Flint River in April 2014 to save money. The city was under state management at the time.  (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Flint, Michigan is in the news for lead in the water. But there’s lead – and higher levels – all over this country. We’ll dig in.

 
Thursday, February 18, 2016 | 10:00 am
In this file photo,  current GOP Presidential primary frontrunner and real estate magnate Donald Trump poses for photos above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange after taking his flagship Trump Plaza Casino public in New York City on June 7, 1995.

A deep look at Donald Trump’s business record. Successes. Failures. Patterns. And the mystery of his net worth.

 
Wednesday, February 17, 2016 | 11:00 am
TMZ founder Harvey Levin, left, with Kris Jenner at a gala in Los Angeles on May 7, 2013. (Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

How does celebrity news site TMZ get all that dirt? New Yorker writer Nicholas Schmidle gives us the scoop.

 
Wednesday, February 17, 2016 | 10:00 am
Day laborers wait for work near a Home Depot store in Phoenix in April of 2006. (Khampha Bouaphanh/AP)

Donald Trump says he wants millions of immigrants out. What happened when Arizona cut its undocumented worker population by almost half? We’ll ask.

 
Tuesday, February 16, 2016 | 11:00 am
Johsua Fields Millburn and Ryan Nicodemus are the Minimalists. (Adam Dressler / The Minimalists)

Going minimalist. Many Americans are. We look at the art of living with less.

 
Tuesday, February 16, 2016 | 10:00 am
Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016, before the Senate Banking Committee hearing on: 'The Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress.' (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Big-time economist Mohamed El-Erian says years of politicians ducking hard decisions are coming home to roost for the global economy right now. He’s with us.

 
Monday, February 15, 2016 | 11:00 am
From left, Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) Exectutive Director David Reitze, LIGO Scientific Collaboration Spokesperson Gabriela Gonzalez, and Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) Co-Founders Rainer Weiss and Kip Thorne, appear next to a visual of gravitational waves from two converging black holes during a news conference at the National Press Club in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016, to announce that scientists they have finally detected gravitational waves, the ripples in the fabric of space-time that Einstein predicted a century ago. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Einstein’s general theory of relativity confirmed. We’ll weigh the first evidence of gravitational waves, and what it may mean.

 
Monday, February 15, 2016 | 10:00 am
In this file photo, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia  speaks at the University of Minnesota as part of the law school's Stein Lecture series, Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015, in Minneapolis. Scalia passed away on February 13, 2016. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

With the sudden death of conservative Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, a battle looms over who will replace him.

 
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May 6, 2016
President Barack Obama drinks water as he finishes speaking at Flint Northwestern High School in Flint, Mich., Wednesday, May 4, 2016, about the ongoing water crisis.  (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

It’s Trump for the GOP. Clinton leads. Sanders hangs in. A Navy Seal killed by ISIS. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

May 6, 2016
Close-up of a Grauer's gorilla. Kahuzi-Biega National Park, one of the last remaining strongholds of the 
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Great gorillas being wiped out by war and poaching. We’ll go to the mountains of Africa. Plus, after the Ivory burn in Kenya- we look at the state of the world’s elephants.

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May 5, 2016
Rob Reiner with his son, Nick. [Courtesy: Paladin]

Filmmaker, actor Rob Reiner and his son, Nick, get personal in their new film “Being Charlie,” which takes on drug addiction.

 
May 5, 2016
Detroit teachers march outside the district headquarters, Monday, May 2, 2016, in Detroit. Detroit Public Schools transition manager Steven Rhodes says 45,628 of approximately 46,000 students were forced to miss classes Monday as 1,562 teachers called in sick. The mass sick-out has forced the district to close 94 of its 97 schools. Detroit's schools are expected to be out of cash starting July 1. The state earlier gave the district $48.7 million in emergency funding to keep it open through June 30 as the Legislature considers a $720 million restructuring plan. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Fixing Michigan- from Flint’s water crisis to failing schools in Detroit. Are state takeovers the answers or the problem?

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Devoured: We Are What (And How) We Eat
Tuesday, May 3, 2016

From chicken wings to kale smoothies, we look at what we eat, and how challenging it is to eat well in America.

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‘Embedded’: How Violent Gangs Are Terrorizing El Salvador
Thursday, Apr 14, 2016

NPR’s Kelly McEvers on her reporting in El Salvador for the podcast Embedded, and how gang killings brought San Salvador’s bus service to a halt.

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That Cheap Dress On Facebook? It Isn't Worth It
Monday, Apr 11, 2016

Know those shockingly cheap clothes you see advertised on Facebook? There’s a catch.

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