On Christmas Eve 1944, the troop ship SS Léopoldville was torpedoed by a German U-boat while crossing the English Channel to France. Nearly 800 soldiers were killed.
Mike Moskowitz is one of the few ultra-Orthodox Jewish rabbis who actively advocate for LGBTQ individuals. But that advocacy cost him his congregation and his job.
NPR TV critic Eric Deggans talks about how late-night TV shows tackled the midterm elections. Also, the BBC hit drama "Bodyguard" is making waves on Netflix.
Brothers Chuck and Tom Hagel served together in an Army rifle platoon, and they saved each other's lives on numerous occasions. But the two men came home divided.
Jeannie Rice bested the previous world record for her age group by 7 1/2 minutes at last month's Chicago Marathon.
The show is a Broadway return for 86-year-old acting icon Elaine May. Here & Now's Robin Young talks with co-star Michael Cera and director Lila Neugebauer about the production.
Funeral services are being held for three of the 11 victims of the shooting at a synagogue in Pittsburgh. Among the prayers recited will be Kaddish, the traditional Jewish prayer...
Fred Rogers lived in the city's Squirrel Hill neighborhood while making his children's television show, "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood."
At a Sunday night vigil, the Pittsburgh community mourned the loss of the 11 people killed in Saturday's shooting at Tree of Life Jewish synagogue.
A group of Nashville barbers wants to make sure everyone gets a chance to look and feel good, Natasha Senjanovic of Nashville Public Radio reports.
The Dominican Republic sends the most foreign-born players to Major League Baseball of any country. But the foundation wants kids to have a plan B if they strike out on...
Patrick McGovern started International Data Group out of his Massachusetts home in 1964, and grew it into one of the world's most influential media empires.
The post-Millennial generation is beginning to come of age, and by 2020, it will make up about one-third of the U.S. population.
At every game, specially trained experts collect game-used bats, balls, bases and jerseys.
Long before Tinder, there was a hotspot in New York City where singles could meet their match.
William "W.R." Tisdale's wife Cynthia was one of 10 people killed in the Texas school shooting. She was also his full-time caregiver, after W.R. was diagnosed with a life-threatening lung...
As the saying goes, making predictions is hard — especially about the future. Is it possible to do it well?
In 1998, an openly gay University of Wyoming student was brutally murdered for being gay. Robbed, beaten and left to die in Laramie, his murder drew an international spotlight to...
Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson speaks with a homeless family from Nigeria and Jill Replogle, Orange County reporter for KPCC, about Southern California's homelessness crisis.
In 2015, Julie Paez was shot twice at the Inland Regional Center in San Bernardino, California.