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After calling for unity, the president blamed the media for apparent explosive devices sent to former President Obama, Hillary Clinton and other critics of the administration.
Among the clips and films available through the new National Screening Room is footage from "All American News," the first newsreels produced for a black audience.
NPR TV critic Eric Deggans talks about the controversy surrounding NBC's Megyn Kelly after she made comments defending blackface.
Trump has used incendiary rhetoric designed to gin up his base since the beginning of his candidacy, writes Eileen McNamara. Did he think no twisted individuals would ever take his...
Amber Stevens West ("Happy Together") stars as a globe-trotting princess who works hard to keep all of her promises. But in this story, the honest princess's commitment is tested in...
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.
At the end of the movie I remember my grim-faced grandmother saying, “Well, that isn’t what I expected.” Nor did anyone else in America, writes Ed Siegel.
Fox is replacing traditional commercial breaks with nine JAZ pods -- 60-second pods that hold two ads each -- and a pair of five-and-a-half-minute "Fox Blocks."
In 2014, 276 Nigerian school girls were kidnapped from a school in Chibok in northern Nigeria. Eighty-two were released in 2017.
RuPaul Charles, America's most famous drag queen, was abandoned by his father as a child. He says it was an experience he couldn't let go. RuPaul tell us it was...
After racist tweets from star Roseanne Barr led ABC to cancel its "Roseanne" reboot last spring, the rest of the cast is carrying a spinoff forward.
Twitter has waded into the debate about what happened to Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Secrets, lies, truths and U.S.-Saudi relations. Gloves come off in midterm battles. Elizabeth Warren’s DNA. The roundtable dives in.
A black teenager sees a friend killed by a white police officer. That's the storyline of the new film "The Hate U Give." The director and young activists tell their...
The Trump Administration wants pharma companies to list drug prices on ads for all prescriptions paid for by Medicare and Medicaid. Could it drive down costs?
The effort is led by the group Forbidden Stories, which aims to show that killing a journalist will not stop a story from coming to light.
President Trump vows severe punishment and sends Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to meet with Saudi Arabia's King Salman as the rift grows over the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
In the latest episode of Last Seen, WBUR and The Boston Globe's look at the largest unsolved art heist in history, the investigation turns "The Bobbys" -- Bobby Guarente and...
Top journalists open their notebooks and look ahead to the week’s news at home and abroad.
We review the big stories of the week, including the race for Governor between incumbent Republican Gov. Charlie Baker and his Democratic challenger, Jay Gonzalez; the UN's Climate Change Report...