A Decade Out From The Mortgage Crisis, Former Homeowners Still Grasp For Stability With ruined credit ratings atop financial loss, two ex-homeowners tell their story in the mortgage meltdown aftermath. They're wary of jumping back into the market, even if that likelihood is far off.
Straight Out Of The Funny Papers, Here Are A Few Cartoon Conundrums Every answer this week is the name of a newspaper comic strip or cartoon, past or present. Identify the funnies from their anagrams.
Toronto Raptors End Cleveland Cavaliers' Playoff Winning Streak The Raptors surprised basketball fans Saturday night when they beat the Cavaliers. NPR's Rachel Martin talks to Mike Pesca of Slate's The Gist podcast about what the finals may look like.
Pastor Writes To Dispel Embedded Misconceptions About Transgender People As churches seek understanding about the LGBT community, a Dallas pastor wrote a blog post sharing seven things he learned about transgender people. Rachel Martin speaks with Pastor Mark Wingfield.
From 'Apprentice' To 'MacGyver,' TV Raids Old Shows To Excite Advertisers The TV networks recently tried to sell their new shows to advertisers at the 2016 upfronts. But most of the shows being sold are things you've already seen.
To Put An End To Her Daughter's Bullying, A Mother Takes A Page From Darwin Leslie Blanchard worried her daughter might bully another child, and decided to nip it in the bud. She tells NPR's Rachel Martin how she did it.
Clinton Uses Florida Platform To Talk To Mothers Who've Lost Children To Gun Violence Gun control will likely be an important topic in the general election. On Saturday, Hillary Clinton spoke to mothers who have lost children to gun violence at an event in Florida.
How Effective Is The Peace Program That Pays Taliban To Leave The Fight? A program in Afghanistan that was meant to promote peace is under review. NPR's Rachel Martin talks to Douglas Keh of the UN Development Program about the success the program.
Afghan Government Says Taliban Leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour Killed By U.S. Airstrike The Afghan government says that a U.S. drone strike in Pakistan has killed the leader of the Afghan Taliban, Mullah Akhtar Mansour.