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.
Though 13 Russians Were Indicted For Election Meddling, The Investigation Isn't Over President Trump and his aides are spinning the grand jury's indictment of 13 Russians linked to alleged attempts to interfere in the 2016 presidential election as an all-clear. Although that would appear to be overstating what the Special Counsel has actually said.
Rep. Adam Schiff Weighs In On Indictment Of Russians Interfering With U.S. Elections NPR's Kelly McEvers talks with Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee, about the indictments of Russians operating a "troll farm" with the intent to interfere with American elections. He says these indictments confirm what his committee concluded.
Is Fashion Designer Ralph Lauren Out Of Touch With America? <em>Washington Post</em> fashion critic Robin Givhan pulled no punches nor spared no adjectives in describing Ralph Lauren's spring collection. She thinks the celebrated American designer is out of touch with what's been going on in American culture.
How D'Wayne Edwards Became A Sneaker Legend D'Wayne Edwards created the Pensole Footwear Design Academy to try and diversify the sneaker business. Edwards was one of the first black designers in the business and created the academy, in part, because of how difficult it was for him to get started.
FBI Says It Received Tip About Florida School Shooter, But Failed To Follow Up The FBI says it got a tip last month about the Florida shooting suspect, but failed to follow protocols to assess the threat.
Why There Have Been Few New Federal Laws After Each School Shooting Since the massacre at Columbine High School in 1999, school shootings have sparked debates on restrictions on purchasing and owning guns. As University of California - Los Angeles constitutional law professor Adam Winkler explains to NPR's Kelly McEvers, those debates have led to very few new federal laws.
Students Who Survived Florida Shooting Want Politicians To Know They're Angry Following the school shooting in Parkland, Fla., on Wednesday, many students are angry at what they see as politicians' inability to stop these massacres from happening. NPR's Kelly McEvers talks with Cameron Kasky, a junior who survived the shooting, about what he thinks needs to change moving forward.
A Town In Mexico Sees Guitar Sales Soar Thanks To The Movie 'Coco' The town of Paracho is celebrating after its onetime resident helped design the guitar featured in the hit Disney-Pixar movie, and now it can't keep up with orders for the instrument.
How Trump Responded To The Russian Indictments And Florida School Shooting NPR's Kelly McEvers discusses the announcement that 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities have been indicted by a grand jury with Ana Kasparian, co-host and producer for the online news network <em>The Young Turks.</em> and John Phillips political commentator for CNN and a columnist for the <em>Orange County Register.</em>
Who Was Marjory Stoneman Douglas? Marjory Stoneman Douglas, the woman for whom the high school where Wednesday's deadly shooting took place was an author and an activist. She was responsible for helping preserve Florida's everglades.
Gun Violence Protective Orders See Renewed Interest After Florida Shooting Wednesday's mass shooting at a high school in Florida has renewed interest in something called "gun violence protective orders." This is legislation that would allow authorities to take guns away from from people who are believed to be at risk for violent behavior and only a few states have them.
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