Marlins Pitcher José Fernández Dies In Boating Accident The young ace was the National League's Rookie of the Year in 2013. When he died, he had the second most strikeouts of any pitcher in the National League.
Depicting Sexual Predators As Villains In Fiction Is Tricky Humbert Humbert, the main character in Lolita, is one of the most famous "sympathetic" villains in history. Today, a story from the point of view of a sexual predator might not get told in literature.
Who Hollywood Turns To When Untying The Knot When it's time to divorce, Hollywood celebs (like a certain Brad and Angelina) turn to the queen of breakup litigation, Laura Wasser. NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with Vanity Fair's Julie Miller.
Want To Get An A? Better Know Your Words Backward And Forward For each question in this week's puzzle, you'll be given a word ending in the letter A. Anagram each of them to get a familiar word starting with A.
Y La Bamba's Luz Elena Mendoza On Valuing One's Voice Mendoza says she's often felt caught between cultures. But she's learned to embrace multiple identities simultaneously — and it shows in her music.
Donald Trump's Run Isn't Dampening Ohio Republican Senate Race Donald Trump's campaign is not weighing down Republican Senate candidates across the country as Democrats had initially hoped. In Ohio, the GOP Senate candidate has a big lead over the Democrat.
King County In Seattle Wants To Open Legal Heroin Clinics To Combat Epidemic A Washington state county is floating the idea of supervised clinics where people can inject heroin. King County's health officer Jeff Duchin tells NPR's Rachel Martin why he thinks it's a good idea.
Talking Debate Strategy Before Monday Night NPR's Rachel Martin talks with conservative commentator Beth Myers and Democratic strategist Bill Burton about what they will be watching for in the first presidential debate on Monday.
Father-Son's Carpool Karaoke Of 'Quando, Quando, Quando' Leads To Record Deal Ted McDermott struggles with Alzheimer's, but loves to sing. His son Simon recorded the two of them singing a Carpool Karaoke. NPR's Rachel Martin talks to Simon.