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.
How Tinseltown Got Tipsy: A Boozy Taste Of Hollywood History Mark Bailey, who detailed old Hollywood's legendary love affair with liquor in his book <em>Of All the Gin Joints, </em>shares stories from a bygone era over cocktails at<em> </em>a legendary Hollywood bar.
Renewed U.S.-Cuba Ties Could Mean Big Things For Cigar Market As the U.S. opens up to Cuban exports, David Savona of <em>Cigar Aficionado</em> magazine tells NPR's Arun Rath how it will affect the market for Cuban cigars.
This Season, Broadway Hits The Big Screen — Twice Two movies this holiday season are adaptations of Broadway musicals. NPR's Arun Rath talks with arts critic Bob Mondello and pop culture blogger Linda Holmes about <em>Annie</em> and <em>Into The Woods</em>.
How One Family Controls Latin America's Legal Abortions One family is at the center of Colombia's first legal abortion clinic. NPR's Arun Rath talks to Joshua Lang about his feature story on the family in <em>California Sunday</em> magazine.
Latest Attack In Pakistan Could Change How The Country Deals With Militants The brutal killing of more than 130 children by the Taliban in Pakistan shocked the world this week. <em>The Guardian</em> newspaper's Jon Boone tells NPR's Arun Rath that this could be a watershed.
While U.S. Focuses On Sony Hack, Some Of The World Is In The Dark The controversy around <em>The Interview</em> is a top story in the U.S., but those in North Korea have no knowledge of the film. NPR's Arun Rath talks with <em>Washington Post</em> Tokyo bureau chief Anna Fifield.
Montana Shooter Found Guilty Despite State's 'Castle Doctrine' More than 30 states have laws that allow people to use deadly force if they have a reasonable fear for their life or property. But this week, a Montana jury said that type of law has its limits.
Restoring Diplomatic Relations With Cuba Is A Complicated Process Melissa Block talks to Roberta Jacobson, assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs, about the first steps toward restoring diplomatic relations between the U.S. and Cuba.