Week In The News: Trump, Cohen And Congress; William Barr; Shutdown; Brexit
Blame and pain as the federal shutdown rolls on. "I will not be bullied," says Trump’s pick for attorney general. Brexit implodes. The reporter’s roundtable on the week that was.
'Surviving R. Kelly': Documenting Decades Of Abuse From The R&B Singer
Allegations against R&B singer R. Kelly have been circulating for decades. Why did it take a TV documentary to get people to pay attention?
Years Before Rahaf Mohammed, Another Saudi Woman Escaped. This Is Her Story
"Laura" was locked in her room for periods of eight to nine months at a time. She fled from Saudi Arabia to Canada in 2013.
Social Services, Taxpayer Dollars And Religious Freedom: A Balancing Act
Last year, a South Carolina faith-based organization turned away a couple that wanted to become foster parents. Why? The couple was Jewish, and Miracle Hill Ministries accepts only Christian parents...
Go behind the headlines: From the economy and health care to politics and the environment – and so much more – On Point hosts Meghna Chakrabarti and David Folkenflik speak with newsmakers and real people about the issues that matter most. On Point is produced by WBUR for NPR.
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'It's Not Always Enough To Lean In': Michelle Obama, Sheryl Sandberg And The Workplace
Five years ago Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg told women to "lean in." Now, many women, including Michelle Obama, say it just...
Looking Back On NASA's First Flight Around The Moon With An Apollo 8 Astronaut
It's been 50 years since the Apollo 8 mission. We take a look back with former astronaut Bill Anders.
Uber, Lyft ... And Now Waymo: The Self-Driving Car Service Hits The Road
There’s now an app to hail a self-driving taxi. We’ll look behind the wheel at the technology and safety concerns.
Arctic Warming Pushes The Region — And Planet — Into Uncharted Territory
Warming in Arctic raises fears of a "rapid unraveling" of the region. Reindeer numbers crash by half. We’ll confront the...
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