President Obama Addresses the Nation on Immigration President Obama will address the nation tonight at 5pm from the White House to unveil executive actions on immigration. KCRW will carry live anchored special coverage hosted by NPR's Melissa Block that will include the President's speech and analysis.
Nebraska Legislators Overturn Governor's Veto Of Death Penalty Repeal NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Nebraska Sen. Jerry Johnson, who said he switched his vote in the decision to repeal the death penalty in Nebraska after speaking with his constituents.
When This 9-Year-Old Pianist Plays, He Feels The Music NPR's Robert Siegel sits down with Oscar Paz Suaznabar, who has played at Carnegie Hall, the Kennedy Center and on the NPR show <em>From The Top</em>.
On The Road To Recovery, Detroit's Property Taxes Aren't Helping Even with cheap rent, the cost of doing business is high. With the nation's highest commercial property taxes, one business mogul says this stunts entrepreneurship in a city that needs more jobs.
Soccer Fans In Latin America React To FIFA Corruption Charges Several of those indicted on corruption charges were from Latin America or the Caribbean. Most people from Brazil, the country that just hosted the World Cup, see the soccer leadership as corrupt.
For Next President, The Fight Against Extremism Will Hit Closer To Home The so-called Islamic State is endlessly creative in trying to get young men and women to leave home for Syria and Iraq. It's something the next president will have to wrestle with from Day 1.
Road Trip Playlist Sends You On Your Way With These Songs About Driving NPR's Audie Cornish and Robert Siegel update listeners on our crowdsourcing music project, the <em>All Things Considered</em> Road Trip Playlist. NPR has received nearly 2,000 song suggestions, and on Wednesday shares some of the most literal picks — songs that are all about the feeling and adventure of hitting the road.
Aaron Davidson, Miami Sports Marketing Executive, Charged In FIFA Inquiry NPR's Robert Siegel interviews Tim Elfrink, the <em>Miami New Times </em>managing editor, about Aaron Davidson, president of Traffic Sports USA, Inc., who was indicted Wednesday in the FIFA corruption case.
MacArthur Foundation Launches Grant Program To Reduce Jail Populations NPR's Robert Siegel speaks with Sheriff Kevin Thom of Pennington County, S.D., about being one of the jurisdictions chosen by the MacArthur Foundation to receive a grant to work on reducing jail use.
U.S. Justice Department Files Corruption Charges Against FIFA The Justice Department unveils criminal charges against 14 people in connection with rampant racketeering and a bribery scheme at FIFA, the world's premiere soccer organization. The FBI secretly secured guilty pleas from four officials and two companies.
EPA Announces New Rules To Protect U.S. Waters The Obama administration announces a regulation it says is aimed at protecting the country's rivers, lakes and other waterways from pollution. But critics say it's a massive regulatory overreach.