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.
Dan Brown's Pits Creationism Against Science In His Latest Novel, 'Origin' Thriller author Dan Brown, best known for <em>The Da Vinci Code</em>, talks to NPR's Lakshmi Singh about his new novel, <em>Origin</em>.
Houston Astros Advance To The World Series For The Second Time In History The Houston Astros head to the World Series to face the Los Angeles Dodgers. Brian Smith of the <em>Houston Chronicle</em> speaks about what the Astros' entry into the baseball world series might mean for the city in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.
Playboy Features First Transgender Playmate Playboy Magazine is making history next month. Lakshmi Singh talks to French model Ines Rau, the first transgender woman to appear in Playboy magazine's coveted centerfold spot.
The Forgotten Parsley Massacre Still Plagues Dominican-Haitian Relations This months marks the 80th anniversary of the massacre of Haitians in the Dominican Republic, also known as the Parsley Massacre, under the dictator Rafael Trujillo.
A Visit To A Refugee Camp, Where Rohingya Are Living In Sordid Conditions Almost 600,000 Rohingya refugees have fled Myanmar into Bangladesh since August to escape persecution and what some are calling ethnic cleansing. Jeffrey Gettleman of <em>The New York Times</em> recently returned from a Rohingya refugee camp in Bangladesh and tells NPR's Lakshmi Singh what he witnessed. ADVISORY: This interview contains graphic language.
Sisters Remember WWI Through Grandfather's Found Diary For most Americans, World War I lies in the distant past. But for two Illinois sisters, the sacrifice made by millions of American troops is brought home as they trace family footsteps in France.
Kenya's Presidential Election Rerun Further Fuels Political Crisis The rerun elections are scheduled for Thursday. But there's one big problem: Kenya's opposition leader is calling for a boycott, and the elections chief says he can't guarantee a fair election.
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