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.
Musicians 'Let It All Out' At MTV's Video Music Awards <em>Complex</em> magazine writer Alex Gale talks about the more than 30-year history and previews what to expect for Sunday night's Video Music Awards on MTV.
Colin Kaepernick Is Just The Latest Athlete To Make A Strong Political Statement Newly retired <em>New York Times</em> columnist Bill Rhoden discusses NFL player Colin Kaepernick's refusal to stand during the national anthem and past political activism by athletes.
Colombia And FARC Peace Deal Depends On The Will Of Voters Colombia's government and the FARC rebels have signed a peace accord aimed at ending more than 50 years of conflict. But multiple steps remain, including a referendum, before the deal is implemented.
Impeachment Trial Begins For Suspended Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff The impeachment trial for suspended president of Brazil Dilma Rousseff has begun. She is scheduled to testify before the Senate Monday.
Prevention 'Is The Key' In Fighting Zika, Surgeon General Says The CDC advised pregnant women to avoid parts of Florida after cases of the Zika virus emerged there. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy talks about what people should know about how the virus can spread.
Worried About A Bleak Future, Climate Change Activists Hesitant To Have Kids Given the increasingly dire predictions about the future, being a climate activist is stressful. Some say it's making them stress over something else — whether or not to have children.
'Cultural Mormons' Adjust The Lifestyle But Keep The Label Some Mormons choose to leave the faith but not the community. And they are learning to tread new ground where belonging can exist sometimes without belief.
Nina McLemore's Clothes Are A 'Weapon' Of Powerful Women Nina McLemore designs clothes for powerful women: Hillary Clinton, Elizabeth Warren, Janet Yellen, Elena Kagan and others. She talks about how fashion can help women stand out in political office.