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.
Basketball, Marijuana And Poetry: These Police Tweet More Than Crime Alerts The Lawrence, Kan., police department's account has over 100,000 Twitter followers. It's well-known for tweets that use humor to reach its community.
In Many Districts, Democratic Challengers Have Raised As Much As GOP Incumbents Some Democratic challengers are fundraising more than the Republican incumbents they're challenging. This revelation comes as House candidates file their first quarter financial reports.
Why The Rate Of Congressional Confirmations Are Down Under The Trump Administration The Trump Administration is frustrated with what it says is the obstruction of nominees in Congress. NPR's Ailsa Chang speaks with Marc Short, White House Legislative Affairs Director, about why the rate of confirmations is down.
Meet The Southwest Pilot Who Landed A Plane After An Engine Exploded Pilot Tammie Jo Shults is being called a hero after she landed Southwest Flight 1380 when an engine explosion damaged the plane and ultimately killed one passenger. It's a remarkable moment in a pioneering career.
Not Everyone Feels Welcome Camping Out In 'Third Spaces' Like Starbucks Starbucks and other companies have touted themselves as warm spaces away from home or the office. But the arrests of two black men last week reveal that's not always the case.
Sen. Tom Udall Weighs In On Mike Pompeo's Secretary Of State Nomination NPR's Ailsa Chang speaks with Sen. Tom Udall, D-N.M., a member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, about why he opposes the confirmation of CIA Director Mike Pompeo as Secretary of State — and whether there are enough votes to block the nomination.
Behind 'Ear Hustle,' The Podcast Made In Prison Inmate Earlonne Woods and artist Nigel Poor have created a hit podcast from inside California's San Quentin State Prison. <em>Ear Hustle</em> tells stories of prison life, and is now in its second season.
Puerto Rico In The Midst Of An Islandwide Blackout The power outage was caused by heavy machinery that was being used to remove a collapsed transmission tower. Power is expected to be restored over the next day and a half.
Trump Says He Will Walk Out If North Korea Meeting Not 'Fruitful' President Trump and Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe addressed reporters Wednesday evening after talks at Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida.
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