Louisiana Democrat Governor Victory Disrupts Partisan Politics Tradition After scandal plagued Republican rival Sen. David Vitter and supporters crossed party lines, Democrat John Bel Edwards has emerged as the winner of Louisiana's bitter governor's race.
Syrian Refugees In Michigan Respond To U.S. Resettlement Hesitations Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder is urging a pause in the resettlement of Syrian refugees in his state. Two Syrian refugees there share their similar concerns, but say totally barring refugees is a mistake.
The Week In Sports: Manning Down, Russia's Scandal Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning has been sidelined after a foot injury. Mike Pesca, host of Slate's The Gist podcast, talks with NPR's Rachel Martin about Manning's possible retirement.
Paris Attacks Could Cramp Belgian Civil Liberties The Belgian prime minister has urged more surveillance and border controls. But it's not clear that Belgians will trade privacy and civil liberties in promise of better security.
Obama Ends Asian Summit With Focus On Counterterrorism At the close of an Asian summit in Malaysia, President Obama vowed to destroy ISIS on the battlefield, while also saying that the most powerful tool was to show ISIS "that we're not afraid."
'Creed' Takes Rocky Back To The Big Screen Did you see the movie Rocky? Or the sequels? A new film called <i>Creed</i> is a spin-off from the franchise. NPR's Rachel Martin caught up with the film's star Michael B. Jordan.
Project Runway Star Shakes Up Plus-Size Industry Ashley Nell Tipton is the winning designer in the latest season of Project Runway. NPR's Rachel Martin talks with her about what her win means for the plus-size fashion industry.
Tree-Shaped Air Freshener Titans Tangled In Infringement War Titans of car air fresheners are at war. NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with New York Times reporter Andy Newman about one tree-shaped freshener company suing another.