Monday, February 8, 2016 | 10:00 am
If it feels like rents are sky-high, you’re right. Some now paying more than half their income on rent. Some say crisis. We’ll dig in.
Friday, February 5, 2016 | 11:00 am
How to choose music in an age when everything is online and always there. New York Times music critic Ben Ratliff shows the way.
Friday, February 5, 2016 | 10:00 am
Ted Cruz, Clinton and Sanders out of Iowa. Zika panic. Syrian peace talks fall apart. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.
Thursday, February 4, 2016 | 11:00 am
Actor Richard Dreyfuss joins us on his new role as Ponzi scheme villain Bernie Madoff and a career of being Dreyfuss.
Thursday, February 4, 2016 | 10:00 am
Is the golden age of American growth and innovation over? Gone for good? Big economist Robert Gordon says so. We’ll listen, and challenge.
Wednesday, February 3, 2016 | 11:00 am
Strike a power pose. Social psychologist Amy Cuddy on the power of presence when you’re ready to act and win.
Wednesday, February 3, 2016 | 10:00 am
The desperate bid to negotiate an end to Syria’s civil war. Fragile talks in Geneva. We’ll dig in.
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 | 11:00 am
Is the United States the next, new, big hidden-money tax haven? Money is moving from Switzerland and the Cayman Islands to the U.S.A.
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 | 10:00 am
Winners, losers and the message from Iowa. We’ll tackle the outcome and the way ahead, with real results at last.
Monday, February 1, 2016 | 11:00 am
Comedian and actor Sacha Baron Cohen joins us. The wild imagination behind Borat, Bruno and Ali G is back.
Monday, February 1, 2016 | 10:00 am
This campaign’s wild debates. Moderators under fire. Candidates behaving badly. How does 2016 stack up against Lincoln-Douglas and the rest?
Friday, January 29, 2016 | 11:00 am
Tracing the origins of man’s best friend. Maybe they didn’t come from wolves. New research on the evolution of dogs.
Friday, January 29, 2016 | 10:00 am
All eyes on Iowa. Trump and the debate. Bernie versus Hillary. We’ve got death and arrest in Oregon. Zika alarm. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.
Thursday, January 28, 2016 | 11:00 am
Frozen. New science and a new understanding of life, death and freezing.
Thursday, January 28, 2016 | 10:00 am
A national taskforce says everyone should be screened for depression. We’ll look at why, and what it would mean.
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 | 11:00 am
When 40 percent of new marriages are re-marriages. We’ll unpack what it really takes to blend two families. It’s not the Brady Bunch.
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 | 10:00 am
Will Europe’s open borders close again? Big question marks over the future of the EU.
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 | 11:00 am
The conservative National Review is against Trump. Editor Rich Lowry makes the case.
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 | 10:00 am
Two big school districts – Chicago and Detroit – in fierce battles over funding, conditions and the role of unions. We’ll dig in.
Monday, January 25, 2016 | 11:00 am
The Latino factor in 2016 and beyond. We’re in California, where Latinos are now the biggest ethnic group in the state.
Monday, January 25, 2016 | 10:00 am
Detroit has missed the boat before, but says this time, it won’t let Silicon Valley beat it to the car of the future. It’s rolling out big ideas and big designs.
Friday, January 22, 2016 | 11:00 am
From ancient Athens to old Calcutta to U.S. hotspots now, we look around the world at the places and the conditions that have fostered genius.
Friday, January 22, 2016 | 10:00 am
Palin endorses Trump. Sanders surges in New Hampshire. Jittery stocks. Iran prisoner swap. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.
Thursday, January 21, 2016 | 11:00 am
A big fresh take on autism that begins with Patient Zero.
Thursday, January 21, 2016 | 10:00 am
Drug deaths are on the rise in the US, especially for white Americans. And it’s changing the conversation about addiction and treatment on the campaign trail and beyond.
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 | 11:00 am
The dictators at the end of the Roman Republic. Claudius, Caligula, Nero and more. How they ruled.
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 | 10:00 am
The spreading Zika virus and a travel warning for pregnant women and women who want to become pregnant. It’s coming north.
Tuesday, January 19, 2016 | 11:00 am
The Netflix docu-series “Making a Murderer” has become a lightning rod for criticism of the justice system and now of the documentary itself. We’ll dig in.
Tuesday, January 19, 2016 | 10:00 am
Stock prices have swooned around the world, as alarm grows over China’s economy. We’ll look at why and the path ahead.
Monday, January 18, 2016 | 11:00 am
On Martin Luther King Day, a conversation about racism in America and Black Lives Matter with poet Claudia Rankine and activist DeRay Mckesson.
Monday, January 18, 2016 | 10:00 am
Right off their latest debate, a roundtable of Clinton and Sanders supporters and the question: what do Democrats want in 2016?
Friday, January 15, 2016 | 11:00 am
The new sound of 2016. We’ve got a fresh new playlist for you – Kanye, Sia and beyond.
Friday, January 15, 2016 | 10:00 am
US sailors and Iran. Obama’s last State of the Union. Nikki Haley shakes it up. Terror in Jakarta and Istanbul. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.
Thursday, January 14, 2016 | 11:00 am
Making big commercial airplanes more climate-friendly. From batteries to alternative fuel and new designs, we’ll look at what’s on the drawing board for cleaner air travel.
Thursday, January 14, 2016 | 10:00 am
The case for and against a government -guaranteed basic income. It’s got traction from unexpected quarters. We’ll hear the debate.
Wednesday, January 13, 2016 | 11:00 am
Powerball fever. Against all odds, we’re lining up to take it all home. Are we crazy? We’ll look at the power of some big, big numbers.
Wednesday, January 13, 2016 | 10:00 am
President Obama’s final State of the Union address. We’ll look at the President’s home stretch message, and begin to consider his place in history.
Tuesday, January 12, 2016 | 11:00 am
Remembering the great David Bowie: the man, the music, the icon.
Tuesday, January 12, 2016 | 10:00 am
With a new surge in border crossings, the Obama administration has launched a big crackdown. Raids, arrest, deportations. And a big outcry.
Monday, January 11, 2016 | 11:00 am
National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence Enric Sala is on a mission to save the oceans. He joins us.
Monday, January 11, 2016 | 10:00 am
Dangerous lead levels in drinking water in Flint, Michigan. We’ll look at the crisis there and the country’s troubled water infrastructure.
Friday, January 8, 2016 | 11:00 am
Young star, old soul, Ashley Monroe joins us from Nashville. She’s up for two Grammys. And onto something good.
Friday, January 8, 2016 | 10:00 am
President Obama on guns. China’s stock market turmoil. Armed takeover in Oregon. North Korea. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.
Thursday, January 7, 2016 | 11:00 am
SoulCycle, Barre, Crossfit — boutique fitness is taking over. We’ll look at the promises, the community, the obsessions, when fitness goes boutique.
Thursday, January 7, 2016 | 10:00 am
Big political observers David Frum and Peter Beinart on America’s Left and Right now and the forces in play for 2016.
Wednesday, January 6, 2016 | 11:00 am
DJ and super producer Mark Ronson – behind Adele and Amy Winehouse and Bruno Mars, “Uptown Funk” – is up for more Grammys. He’s with us.
Wednesday, January 6, 2016 | 10:00 am
President Obama takes executive action on guns. We’ll look at where we are in the long American gun story.
Tuesday, January 5, 2016 | 11:00 am
Self-styled militiamen have seized that federal wildlife refuge in Oregon. What do they want? And how should the US government respond?
Tuesday, January 5, 2016 | 10:00 am
Saudi Arabia executes a prominent Shi’ite cleric and things are getting hot with Iran fast. We’ll dig into the mounting tension.
Monday, January 4, 2016 | 11:00 am
Maria Popova, internet philosopher sensation and creator of the blog, “Brain Pickings,” on how to live a meaningful life in 2016.
Monday, January 4, 2016 | 10:00 am
With an estimated one million drones unwrapped at Christmas, we’ll look at NASA’s designs for drone highways in the skies.
Friday, January 1, 2016 | 11:00 am
Righteous Brothers’ Bill Medley on that lovin’ feelin’, touring with the Beatles and his life in music.
Friday, January 1, 2016 | 10:00 am
Big thinker and working mom Anne-Marie Slaughter sparked debate when she wrote “Why Women Still Can’t Have it All.” She’s back talking about a toxic work world.
Thursday, December 31, 2015 | 11:00 am
Iconic rocker, poet of punk, and National Book Award-winning author Patti Smith joins us to talk about her new memoir, “M Train”.
Thursday, December 31, 2015 | 10:00 am
An extreme commitment to others. Larissa MacFarquhar joins us with stories of those who sacrifice almost everything to do good.
Wednesday, December 30, 2015 | 11:00 am
Comedian Patton Oswalt on his addiction to movie classics and his new memoir “Silver Screen Fiend.”
Wednesday, December 30, 2015 | 10:00 am
More Americans are turning away from religion. We’ll look at how to live a moral life without it.
Tuesday, December 29, 2015 | 11:00 am
Great American playwright Tennessee Williams’ battle for art and sanity – a big new biography brings his story alive.
Tuesday, December 29, 2015 | 10:00 am
Are we natural born liars? Is it human to lie? Inside the new documentary, ” (Dis)Honesty: The Truth About Lies.”
Monday, December 28, 2015 | 11:00 am
Prima ballerina Wendy Whelan is with us. One of the country’s most famous ballerinas looks at dance as she approaches 50.