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Tuesday, May 1st, 2018

12:37 | May 1st, 2018

The Trump administration has delayed tariffs on steel and aluminum set to be imposed on U.S. allies. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says he has evidence that Iran had a secret nuclear weapons program. Also, a day of protest is planned in P...Show More

Thursday, March 15th, 2018

12:27 | Mar 15th, 2018

Democrat Conor Lamb appears to have won the special election in Pennsylvania. How vulnerable are Republicans right now? Also, President Trump has picked Larry Kudlow as his new top economic advisor. What kind of vision will the former CNBC host bring...Show More

Wednesday, March 14th, 2018

13:56 | Mar 14th, 2018

In Pennsylvania's 18th district, a special election is too close to call. Can a Democrat pull off a win in what's thought to be Trump territory? Also, what's known about the president's pick to lead the CIA? Gina Haspel once ran a secret prison where...Show More

Special Update: Rex Tillerson Out As Secretary Of State

10:10 | Mar 13th, 2018

President Trump tweeted Tuesday that Rex Tillerson is out as secretary of state. In a statement, the president said that he will nominate CIA Director Mike Pompeo to replace Tillerson.

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

12:25 | Mar 13th, 2018

House Republicans say they found no evidence the Trump campaign colluded with Russia. Where does that leave the special counsel's investigation? Also, what's at stake in a special House election in Pennsylvania today?

Monday, March 12th, 2018

12:45 | Mar 12th, 2018

How does President Trump plan to make schools safer? The White House proposes firearms training for some teachers. Also, after weeks of airstrikes, Syrian government tanks have advanced into rebel-held Eastern Ghouta.

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

13:49 | Feb 22nd, 2018

How far apart are the Parkland students and politicians with the power to change gun laws? We hear voices from face-to-face meetings in Tallahassee and Washington. Also, what's behind #TwitterLockOut? Some outspoken conservatives had their accounts s...Show More

Thursday, August 24th, 2017

12:35 | Aug 24th, 2017

The White House is expected to issue new guidelines on the ban on transgender people in the military. What does it mean for transgender members already serving? President Trump and Senator Mitch McConnell reportedly haven't spoken in weeks. Can the t...Show More

Robert Mueller Concludes The Russia Probe, Submits Report To The Attorney General

16:18 | Mar 23rd

Attorney General William Barr received a report on Friday by special counsel Robert Mueller about the findings from Mueller's investigation into the Russian attack on the 2016 presidential election. The NPR Politics Podcast breaks down everything you...Show More

Friday, March 22nd, 2019

14:05 | Mar 22nd

How much really changed when the president sent a tweet about Israel? He said it's time to recognize Israel's claim to land it seized from Syria. The rest of the world begs to differ, as it has for fifty-two years. A House committee says Jared Kushne...Show More

Thursday, March 21st, 2019

14:05 | Mar 21st

It took New Zealand less than a week since a mass shooting to plan for gun control. How are gun owners responding? John McCain - war hero and longtime senator - still seems to torment President Trump from the grave. Why does the president spend so mu...Show More

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

15:11 | Mar 20th

President Trump has nominated a former Delta airline executive to head the Federal Aviation Administration. Can he navigate the FAA through the crisis after two Boeing airplane crashes? Also, West Virginia's attorney general is suing the state's Cath...Show More

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

12:50 | Mar 19th

Some New Zealanders are upset that their government is pushing for gun control following the massacre at two mosques last week. How does the debate in New Zealand resemble the one in America? Also, historic floods in the Midwest have killed three peo...Show More

Monday, March 18, 2019

14:07 | Mar 18th

New Zealand's prime minister has vowed to tighten gun laws in response to the deadly attacks at two mosques last week. Will she face any opposition? Also, an investigation finds that the Federal Aviation Administration pushed Boeing to conduct some o...Show More

Friday, March 15th, 2019

13:35 | Mar 15th

Mass shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand have left at least 49 people dead. Also, a judge has ruled that families of those killed in the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary can sue a gun manufacturer. And, which Republican senators br...Show More

Thursday, March 14th, 2019

13:07 | Mar 14th

The FAA has grounded all Boeing 737 Max aircraft in the U.S. as investigators probe the cause of the crash in Ethiopia. Also, new information suggests the special counsel's investigation is done. And, what's it like for a religious minority returning...Show More

Wednesday, March 13th, 2019

13:20 | Mar 13th

Dozens of parents have been charged in college admissions scandal. California Gov. Gavin Newsom is expected to sign a moratorium on the death penalty. And, Australian Cardinal George Pell is sentenced to six years in prison for sexually abusing two b...Show More

Tuesday, March 12th, 2019

12:58 | Mar 12th

After the Ethiopian Airlines crash, the FAA says Boeing's 737 Max 8 is safe. Will former Vice President Joe Biden get into the Democratic race for president? And, why this is an important week for Britain and Brexit.

Monday, March 11th, 2019

13:28 | Mar 11th

An Ethiopian Airlines crash raises concerns about a Boeing airliner. The White House's proposed annual budget reflects the president's priorities. U.S. backed forces close in on the last Islamic State stronghold in Syria.

BONUS: American Shadows

42:21 | Mar 9th

Conspiracy theories in American politics go way back. How did they help create the United States, and how did they become the currency of political opportunists? We're sharing a bonus episode of NPR's history podcast, Throughline.

Friday, March 8th, 2019

13:40 | Mar 8th

Paul Manafort, former Trump campaign chairman, sentenced to 47 months in prison. The house votes to condemn anti-Semitism and other forms of bigotry. Funerals begin for victims of a tornado in Alabama.

Thursday, March 7th, 2019

03:16 | Mar 7th

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort faces sentencing Thursday. Arizona Senator Martha McSally reveals she was raped while serving in the military. Minnesota's new congresswoman stirs controversy.

Wednesday, March 6th, 2019

13:24 | Mar 6th

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg won't run for president. California's attorney general declines to prosecute officers who killed an unarmed black man last year. And, the FDA approves a major new drug to treat depression.

Tuesday, March 5th, 2019

13:37 | Mar 5th

Rescue crews in Alabama search for survivors of the deadliest U.S. tornado since 2013. A new NPR investigation reveals inequities in the way federal disaster aid is disbursed. Canada's prime minister is embroiled in a scandal.

Monday, March 4th, 2019

13:31 | Mar 4th

Congressional probes into President Trump gather steam. In Sacramento, two officers who shot dead an unarmed black man won't face criminal charges. ISIS fighters attempt to defend their last pocket of territory.

Friday, March 1st, 2019

13:48 | Mar 1st

The testimony of Michael Cohen has prompted House Democrats to seek more interviews and hearings with associates of President Trump. What's next? And, we get the reaction overseas on the failed summit between the U.S. and North Korea. Also, what to e...Show More

Thursday, February 28th, 2019

13:43 | Feb 28th

President Trump's summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has ended without a deal. Also, we have analysis of Michael Cohen's testimony before the House Oversight Committee.

Wednesday, February 27th, 2019

13:21 | Feb 27th

President Trump's former attorney, Michael Cohen, testifies in public before a congressional panel Wednesday. President Trump is in Vietnam for a second summit with North Korea's leader. Also, tensions escalate between India and Pakistan.

Tuesday, February 26th, 2019

13:24 | Feb 26th

The House is set to vote Tuesday to end President Trump's border wall emergency. It's Election Day in Chicago as voters there select a new mayor. Also, Walmart is changing the greeter position in a way some say will disproportionately affect workers ...Show More

Monday, February 25th, 2019

13:14 | Feb 25th

We take a look at the latest on the situation in Venezuela as Vice President Pence is in Colombia to meet with Latin American leaders. Pope Francis calls for an "all-out battle" against clergy sex abuse. Also, Green Book wins the Oscar for best pictu...Show More

Friday, February 22, 2019

13:34 | Feb 22nd

The North Carolina State Board of Elections has voted to hold a new election in the 9th Congressional District amid many signs that the outcome was tainted. And, Chicago police say actor Jussie Smollett staged an attack on himself. Also, a landmark s...Show More

Thursday, February 21st, 2019

13:52 | Feb 21st

Update: Since this podcast published, Jussie Smollett has been taken into custody on charges of disorderly conduct for allegedly filing a false police report about being attacked on the street. A 24-year-old woman who fled America to join ISIS now wa...Show More

Wednesday, February 20th, 2019

13:27 | Feb 20th

The House Oversight Committee says the Trump administration sought to rush the transfer of American nuclear technology to Saudi Arabia. Also, why were five armed Americans arrested in Haiti amid violent protests there? And we go to a lab in Italy whe...Show More

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

13:12 | Feb 19th

President Trump continues his push for regime change in Venezuela. North Carolina election officials are looking into the outcome of the state's 9th Congressional District, which may involve fraud. Also, the latest from Syria.

Monday, February 18th, 2019

13:46 | Feb 18th

President Trump is likely facing several lawsuits against his national emergency declaration. What are they challenging? And former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe blasts the president in a new book and an interview with NPR. Also, the latest twist...Show More

Friday, February 15th, 2019

13:52 | Feb 15th

President Trump says he will sign a border funding compromise to avert a shutdown, but will also declare a national emergency in order to build a border wall. Also, Amazon cancels plans for a New York headquarters.

Up First Special: One Year After The Parkland Shooting

15:45 | Feb 14th

One year after the shooting claimed 17 lives in Parkland, Fla., many are still angry with Broward County Schools superintendent. Marjory Stoneman Douglas senior Patrick Petty lost his sister in the attack, but he said his belief in the Second Amendme...Show More

Thursday, February 14th, 2019

12:29 | Feb 14th

A judge rules ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort lied in the Russia probe. And it's been a year since the mass shooting in Parkland, Florida. We check in on how the community has been healing. Also, a former Air Force counterintelligence office...Show More

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

13:48 | Feb 13th

President Trump is not happy with a border security deal, but thinks a government shutdown is unlikely. Mexican drug lord "El Chapo" is convicted on all charges. What's the reaction in Mexico? And, many migrant children are sent to one massive Florid...Show More

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

13:19 | Feb 12th

Congressional negotiators say they've come to an "agreement in principle" on border security to avoid another government shutdown. And at his rally in El Paso, Texas, President Trump says he's building the wall regardless of what's in the deal. Also,...Show More

Monday, February 11th, 2019

12:59 | Feb 11th

Under fire for different controversies, both Virginia's governor and lieutenant governor say they will not step down. And we check in on talks on a border security deal as President Trump heads to El Paso, Texas. Also, the latest from Venezuela's ong...Show More

BONUS: How The CIA Overthrew Iran's Democracy In 4 Days

38:40 | Feb 9th

The United States and Iran have a long history of animosity, but when did this start? Much of it can be traced to four days in August 1953, when the U.S. overthrew Iran's democratically elected prime minister. We're sharing a bonus episode of NPR's n...Show More

Friday, February 8th, 2019

13:58 | Feb 8th

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is accusing the National Enquirer's parent company of extortion. Also, the Supreme Court has temporarily blocked implementation of a Louisiana abortion law and we look at the Democratic agenda in Congress.

Thursday, February 7th, 2019

13:37 | Feb 7th

Freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez unveils her environmental plan on Thursday. Multiple political scandals envelop Virginia. And, an update on the Camp Fire which destroyed the town of Paradise, Calif.

Tuesday, January 29th, 2019

13:28 | Jan 29th

Former Trump adviser Roger Stone will be arraigned in federal court today. Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei faces U.S. charges for stealing trade secrets, lying to banks and violating sanctions against Iran. And the U.S. has placed sanctions o...Show More

Monday, January 28th, 2019

13:29 | Jan 28th

Congress and the White House have three weeks to come to an agreement about border security - or else the government could shut down again. Federal workers are bracing themselves for another furlough, even as they return to work today. And the prosec...Show More

Breaking News Update: Roger Stone Indicted

12:34 | Jan 25th

Former Trump campaign consultant Roger Stone has been indicted and arrested, according to documents released by the Department of Justice.

Friday, January 25th, 2019

15:15 | Jan 25th

President Trump says he'll consider a plan to temporarily fund the government — if he gets a down payment on a border wall. But Democrats stand their ground. And as the partial government shutdown continues, funding for government safety net programs...Show More

Thursday, January 24th, 2019

13:18 | Jan 24th

President Trump postpones the State of the Union address until the government reopens. When will that day come? And what do voters in Ohio think about the prolonged shutdown? In Venezuela, two people are claiming to be president, and the internation...Show More

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019

13:41 | Jan 23rd

The Los Angeles school strike is over and teachers return to the classroom after reaching an agreement with the LA school district. The Senate will vote on two dueling bills to fund the government — and neither is expected to pass. Meanwhile, FBI age...Show More

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019

13:07 | Jan 22nd

The Senate will vote on a bill this week to fund the government through September — but with provisions for the border wall, Democrats have called it a non-starter. Meanwhile, a tenth of TSA workers called out sick over the weekend. Many have said th...Show More

Monday, January 21st, 2019

14:07 | Jan 21st

President Trump offered an extension of temporary protections for DACA recipients in exchange for funding for the border wall. Democrats called it a "non-starter". What comes next? And a viral video captures a tense scene at the Lincoln Memorial betw...Show More

Friday, January 18th, 2019

14:33 | Jan 18th

The shutdown showdown between President Trump and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi intensifies. Meanwhile, a report from BuzzFeed News says Trump instructed his onetime lawyer to lie to Congress. And North Korea's top negotiator is in Washington, DC. Could...Show More

Thursday, January 17th, 2019

13:26 | Jan 17th

The latest NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist poll results show President Trump losing support from key parts of his base. And a Chicago judge rules on whether three police officers covered up for their colleague in the 2014 fatal shooting of 17-year-old Laquan...Show More

Wednesday, January 16th, 2019

13:07 | Jan 16th

British Prime Minister Theresa May faces a vote of no confidence in Parliament today, after lawmakers overwhelmingly rejected her Brexit plan. Meanwhile, federal employees in the U.S. search for temporary work to make ends meet as the partial governm...Show More

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

13:35 | Jan 15th

Iowa Republican Congressman Steve King is stripped of his House committee assignments for his comments on white nationalism and supremacy. And Attorney General nominee William Barr faces the Senate Judiciary Committee in his first day of confirmation...Show More

Monday, January 14th, 2019

12:48 | Jan 14th

New reporting suggests the FBI was concerned about Trump's behavior as early as 2016. British Prime Minister Theresa May makes one last push to sell her Brexit plan — or, she warns, there will be no Brexit at all. And public school teachers in L.A. g...Show More

Friday, January 11th, 2019

13:52 | Jan 11th

The partial government shutdown is now tied for the longest in U.S. history, and President Trump appears closer to declaring a national emergency to fund a border wall. Also, the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi is likely to be on the Secretary of...Show More

Thursday, January 10th, 2019

13:28 | Jan 10th

President Trump is taking his argument for a border wall to the border, while talks over funding the wall are stalled in D.C. What is his visit expected to accomplish? And Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is set to give a speech in Egypt today against ...Show More

Wednesday, January 9th, 2019

13:43 | Jan 9th

In his prime-time appeal to build a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border, the President said the new trade deal with Mexico would indirectly pay for it. Is that true? And there is fresh outcry over allegations of sexual assault against singer and producer ...Show More

Tuesday, January 8th, 2019

12:48 | Jan 8th

President Trump delivers his first televised Oval Office address tonight to talk about his border wall agenda, as the partial government shutdown hits day 18. And as National Security Adviser John Bolton arrives in Turkey, how do shifting messages on...Show More

Friday, January 4th, 2019

12:35 | Jan 4th

The House passed a plan last night to re-open the government without funding the border wall. Meanwhile, more U.S. troops are expected at the border soon to build and upgrade border fencing. In the middle of this partial government shutdown, how is t...Show More

Thursday, January 3rd, 2019

13:13 | Jan 3rd

Democrats take control of the House today. Is President Trump's demand for border wall funding doomed? Also, how effective would a wall really be at keeping migrants out of the U.S.? Plus, new details about the American citizen detained in Russia. Ar...Show More

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019

12:41 | Jan 2nd

Top congressional leaders gather at the White House today for a briefing on the border. Are they ready to start negotiating? Also, family members of an American citizen detained in Russia are speaking out. Is there any reason to believe the accusatio...Show More

Tuesday, January 1st, 2019

13:09 | Jan 1st

President Trump says he will not back down on his demand for border wall funding. What kind of leverage do Democrats have in this standoff? Also, Russia has arrested an American citizen accusing him of espionage. Is this payback for a Russian operati...Show More

Monday, December 31st, 2018

14:20 | Dec 31st, 2018

The partial government shutdown enters its second week. How do President Trump and Congress get out of this? Also, hundreds of migrants have been released from overcrowded detention centers. Who is taking them in? Plus, opposition candidates in the D...Show More

Friday, December 28th, 2018

13:43 | Dec 28th, 2018

Is there any sign the partial government shutdown will end soon? Also, are migrant detention centers struggling to keep up with President Trump's border crackdown? Plus, stock market swings have thrown investors into a tizzy. Can this market volatili...Show More

Thursday, December 27th, 2018

14:15 | Dec 27th, 2018

President Trump visited American troops in Iraq yesterday. He has decided to pull troops out of Syria and Afghanistan. Is Iraq next? Also, what are U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents doing to keep child migrants in detention centers safe? Plus...Show More

Wednesday, December 26th, 2018

13:16 | Dec 26th, 2018

An 8-year-old migrant from Guatemala died in the custody of U.S. Customs and Border Protection on Christmas Day. What happened? Also, are Democrats and President Trump any closer to striking a deal on border wall funding? Plus, Turkey's president has...Show More

Tuesday, December 25th, 2018

13:50 | Dec 25th, 2018

The stock market is facing its worst December since the Great Depression. What triggered the plunge? And is the head of the Federal Reserve really to blame as President Trump claims? Also, why Israel wants to move up its elections.

Monday, December 24th, 2018

14:11 | Dec 24th, 2018

Hundreds of thousands of federal employees are now working without pay. How long will this partial government shutdown last? And what caused a deadly tsunami in Indonesia, where hundreds are still missing? Also, how President Trump's decision to pull...Show More

Thursday, December 20th, 2018

14:28 | Dec 20th, 2018

President Trump says it's time for U.S. forces to leave Syria. Around 2,200 US troops have been fighting ISIS in Syria. And, another federal court decision blocks Trump's immigration crackdown.

December 19th, 2018

13:30 | Dec 19th, 2018

The Senate approves a bipartisan criminal justice bill. Hundreds of detained migrant children could be released before Christmas. And, open scientific collaboration may be helping North Korea evade nuclear sanctions.

Tuesday, December 18th, 2018

14:07 | Dec 18th, 2018

Former national security adviser Michael Flynn is sentenced Tuesday. CBS denies ex-CEO Les Moonves $120 million in severance. And, regulators failed to stop an epidemic killing thousands of coal miners.

Monday, December 17th, 2018

13:37 | Dec 17th, 2018

More personnel moves at the White House, as a partial government shutdown looms. A federal judge's ruling threatens Obamacare. And, the latest in the sexual assault case against Harvey Weinstein.

Friday, December 14th, 2018

13:47 | Dec 14th, 2018

Federal prosecutors investigate President Trump's inaugural committee. The U.S. military may be asked to build a border wall. And Puerto Rico's cockfighting industry faces a possible ban.

Thursday, December 13th, 2018

15:16 | Dec 13th, 2018

Two sources implicate the president in illegal campaign contributions. Democratic Rep. Nancy Pelosi gets support for House Speaker job. Government shelters near capacity with migrant children.

Wednesday, December 12th, 2018

13:01 | Dec 12th, 2018

British Prime Minister Theresa May faces a vote of no confidence. President Trump threatens a shutdown if he doesn't get budget for a border wall. And Michael Flynn's lawyers ask for leniency.

Tuesday, December 11th, 2018

13:00 | Dec 11th, 2018

As a partial government shutdown looms, Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi meet the president to discuss border wall funding. Britain seeks changes to the Brexit deal. U.N. climate talks continue in Poland for a second week.

Remembering The Life And Legacy of President George H.W. Bush

23:25 | Dec 1st, 2018

The patriarch of a political dynasty, Bush was the last World War II vet to serve in the Oval Office. His son, George W. Bush, called him "one of the greatest one-term presidents in the nation's history." The NPR Politics Podcast has this remembrance...Show More

Friday, November 30th, 2018

13:41 | Nov 30th, 2018

President Trump's former attorney Michael Cohen entered a new guilty plea on Thursday. Leaders from the U.S., Canada and Mexico prepare to sign a deal to replace NAFTA at the G20 summit. And Mexico inaugurates a new president.

Thursday, November 29th, 2018

14:44 | Nov 29th, 2018

Republican and Democrat Senators defied the President by moving forward a resolution to end US involvement in the war in Yemen. Also, Trump heads to the G20 in Buenos Aires amid questions over an escalating trade war with China and Russian aggression...Show More

Wednesday, November 28th, 2018

13:15 | Nov 28th, 2018

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's attorneys have been reportedly briefing Trump's legal team on Robert Mueller's investigation. Indonesian investigators reveal that Lion Air pilots struggled to overcome a faulty flight control system bef...Show More

Tuesday, November 27th, 2018

14:03 | Nov 27th, 2018

The special counsel's office says ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort breached a plea deal and should be sentenced. GM announces a major restructuring. French protests continue over a hike in fuel prices.

Monday, November 26th, 2018

13:31 | Nov 26th, 2018

The U.S. shut down its largest border crossing with Mexico over the weekend. A report from The Associated Press indicates designer babies are more within reach. And the Trump Administration releases a report showing climate change may shave 10 percen...Show More

Friday, November 23, 2018

14:43 | Nov 23rd, 2018

President Trump uses a teleconference with members of the military to tout his political successes. There will be an emergency EU summit Sunday to sign off on the withdrawal deal between the U.K. and the EU. And, let the holiday shopping begin!

Wednesday, November 14th, 2018

13:13 | Nov 14th, 2018

The death toll is up to at least 48 in California wildfires. British Prime Minister Theresa May presents a Brexit plan to her cabinet today. And a look at China's growing repression of mostly Muslim minorities.

Tuesday, November 13th, 2018

13:10 | Nov 13th, 2018

The death toll in the California wildfires climbs to 44. Official results show: Arizona voted for a Democratic senator for the first time in 30 years. Amazon is on the verge of announcing its second headquarters.

Monday, November 12th, 2018

13:32 | Nov 12th, 2018

Wildfires tear through northern and southern California. Florida recounts ballots in the races for governor and U.S. senator. And former first lady Michelle Obama's book, "Becoming," is out Tuesday.

Friday, November 9th, 2018

13:58 | Nov 9th, 2018

The Trump Administration issued a rule to attempt to restrict migrants' asylum rights. Also, the latest on the Thousand Oaks shooting and potential election recounts in Florida and Georgia.

Breaking News Update: Shooting in Thousand Oaks, California

07:24 | Nov 8th, 2018

Thirteen people are dead after a shooting at a bar in Thousand Oaks, Calif.

BONUS: The Hearing

34:21 | Nov 3rd, 2018

In Florida, the ultimate swing state in national elections, 1.5 million people cannot vote, because they have a past felony on their record. And there is one way for people to try and get that right back: Ask the governor directly. We're sharing a bo...Show More

Friday, November 2nd, 2018

13:52 | Nov 2nd, 2018

With five days to go before voters go to the polls in the mid-terms, candidates are making their closing arguments. President Trump has his own closing argument and it's all about immigration. In Minnesota's 8th District, a longtime Democratic House ...Show More

Thursday, November 1st, 2018

14:03 | Nov 1st, 2018

Americans are increasingly uneasy with the lack of civility in politics. They fear it will lead to more violence of the kind we've seen this past week. That's one finding of a recent NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist poll. ACA insurance exchanges open today, a...Show More

Wednesday, October 31st, 2018

13:54 | Oct 31st, 2018

President Trump has made immigration his focus ahead of the mid-terms. It's a winner with Republicans, not so much with Independents. A new poll from NPR and IPSOS about sexual harassment and the #METOO movement offers an interesting finding: those s...Show More

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

15:26 | Oct 30th, 2018

President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump will pay a visit to the Pittsburgh community shattered by a mass-shooting last weekend at a synagogue. On-line conspiracy theories and the culture of hate emigrate to the mainstream from the dark web via s...Show More

Monday, October 29, 2018

15:52 | Oct 29th, 2018

Eleven worshipers at a Pittsburgh synagogue died Saturday in an attack by a gunman shouting anti-semitic statements. The final week of campaigning, ahead of mid-term elections will no doubt involve denunciation of the weekend synagogue shooting, as w...Show More

Thursday, October 4th, 2018

13:39 | Oct 4th, 2018

Today senators will get a look at the FBI's supplemental background check on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. The White House has already weighed in, saying the findings confirm Kavanaugh's denial of charges he sexually assaulted a young woman ...Show More

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018

13:50 | Oct 4th, 2018

New reporting on President Trump's financial history contradicts his frequent brag that he's a self-made billionaire, and indicates that his wealth has declined since he became president. The national conversation around Supreme Court nominee Brett ...Show More

Tuesday, October 2nd 2018

12:56 | Oct 2nd, 2018

The FBI is interviewing former acquaintances of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, as agents look into allegations of sexual assault against him. Four days after an earthquake and tsunami struck Indonesia, rescue and recovery efforts are still un...Show More

Monday, October 1st, 2018

13:03 | Oct 1st, 2018

A vote on Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination is delayed a week while the FBI looks into allegations against the nominee. The U.S. and Canada come to terms allowing a new NAFTA to move forward. The death toll rises on the Indonesian island of ...Show More

Friday, September 28, 2018

14:29 | Sep 28th, 2018

People across the country listened to the testimony of a Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says she did not want to speak out publicly about her sexual assault, and Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, the man who denied it. We discuss what happ...Show More

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

13:38 | Sep 18th, 2018

A Senate panel will hear from the woman who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of assaulting her when they were both teenagers. President Trump orders new tariffs on China. Also, Turkey and Russia reach a deal to forestall an assault o...Show More

Monday, September 17, 2018

13:41 | Sep 17th, 2018

A vote on Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court may be delayed after a woman said he attempted to sexually assault her decades ago. Hurricane Florence has weakened but it is still causing damage and flooding. Also, a powerful typhoon slam...Show More

Friday, September 14, 2018

13:23 | Sep 14th, 2018

Former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort is close to reaching a plea deal in a federal courtroom in Washington, D.C. Investigators are looking into what caused multiple explosions in three Massachusetts towns. Also, the latest on Hurricane Florence.

Thursday, September 13, 2018

13:39 | Sep 13th, 2018

Hurricane Florence weakened slightly as it continued to blast toward the Carolinas. An update on the off-duty Dallas police officer who entered a neighbor's apartment and shot him dead. Also, CBS has fired the longtime executive producer of 60 Minute...Show More

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

12:43 | Sep 12th, 2018

North Carolina and South Carolina are preparing for the arrival of Hurricane Florence. A new NPR/Marist poll shows President Trump's approval rating at 39 percent. Also, an update on the protests and unrest in Basra, Iraq.

Monday, September 10, 2018

13:24 | Sep 10th, 2018

Ahead of midterms, former President Obama has returned to the campaign trail. After harassment allegations, CEO Les Moonves is out at CBS. Also, a controversy after a dramatic win by Naomi Osaka over Serena Williams at the U.S. Open.

Friday, September 7th, 2018

13:11 | Sep 7th, 2018

It's the final day of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation hearing. Twitter has banned conspiracy theorist Alex Jones from its platform. Also, New York and New Jersey are the latest states to launch probes into the Catholic Church's h...Show More

Thursday, September 6th, 2018

13:40 | Sep 6th, 2018

Senators grilled Brett Kavanaugh on the second day of his Supreme Court confirmation hearing, amid more protests and talk of precedent. The White House reacts to an explosive op-ed in the New York Times written by a member of the administration. Also...Show More

Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

15:24 | Sep 5th, 2018

It's the second day of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation hearings. Executives from Facebook and Twitter appear before a Senate panel to address election meddling. Also, excerpts from Bob Woodward's latest book, Fear: Trump in the W...Show More

Tuesday, September 4th, 2018

13:32 | Sep 4th, 2018

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has his first day of confirmation hearings today. Colin Kaepernick has joined Nike's "Just Do It" campaign. Also, a fire at a museum in Brazil destroyed millions of artifacts.

Monday, September 3rd, 2018

13:16 | Sep 3rd, 2018

We preview Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation hearing this week. The U.S. says it's cutting military aid to Pakistan. Also, a Myanmar court has sentenced two Reuters journalists to seven years in prison for breaching a law on state secrets.

Friday, August 31st, 2018

14:32 | Aug 31st, 2018

The Justice Department has backed a lawsuit alleging that Harvard University illegally discriminates against Asian-Americans. And mourners are paying tribute at funeral services and memorials for Senator John McCain and Aretha Franklin.

Friday, August 24th, 2018

15:48 | Aug 24th, 2018

Attorney General Jeff Sessions, in a rebuke to President Trump, vowed the Justice Department wouldn't be swayed by politics. Hurricane Lane has dumped torrents of rain on Hawaii. Also, Pope Francis visits Ireland this weekend.

Thursday, August 23rd, 2018

14:37 | Aug 23rd, 2018

Will President Trump's legal problems multiply now that two former aides have been labeled guilty? How has the political reaction played out? Also, time is running out on Britain's plans for an orderly Brexit.

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018

13:20 | Aug 22nd, 2018

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was convicted by a jury on eight tax and fraud charges. The president's former attorney Michael Cohen pleaded guilty to several charges in a separate trial. Also, Facebook has shut down a massive disinform...Show More

Tuesday, August 21st, 2018

13:16 | Aug 21st, 2018

A group with ties to the Russian government has been linked to a new hacking attempt. The Trump administration is expected to replace the Obama administration's Clean Power Plan. And many inmates in U.S. prisons plan to protest conditions with work a...Show More

Monday, August 20th, 2018

12:57 | Aug 20th, 2018

President Trump responds to a story in The New York Times that details cooperation between White House counsel Donald McGahn and the inquiry by special counsel Robert Mueller. Venezuela takes dramatic measures to stem inflation. Also, a new Ebola out...Show More

Monday, August 13th, 2018

13:25 | Aug 13th, 2018

The administration takes aim at a law designed to protect military service members from questionable lending practices. Former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman says she took copious notes while working there in order to protect herself. And ...Show More

Friday, August 10th, 2018

13:12 | Aug 10th, 2018

Dozens of children in Yemen were killed Thursday when a Saudi-led coalition airstrike hit their bus. Prosecutors in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort may rest their case Friday. And white supremacists are expected to convene i...Show More

Thursday, August 9th, 2018

12:06 | Aug 9th, 2018

The president's legal team sent a letter to the special counsel offering a possible interview with Trump as part of the Russia probe. Ride-hailing apps are subject to new regulation in New York City. And diplomatic fallout continues after Canada cri...Show More

Wednesday, August 8th, 2018

12:16 | Aug 8th, 2018

A special election for a congressional seat in Ohio is too close to call — but it's probably a bad sign for Republicans either way. And a former Paul Manafort ally did not mince words when he testified against the former Trump campaign chairman yeste...Show More

Tuesday, August 7th, 2018

12:46 | Aug 7th, 2018

Prosecutors call their star witness in the Paul Manafort trial. A raft of elections tonight will give us a read of which messages work for both parties. And the U.S. reimposes some sanctions on Iran.

Thursday, July 19th, 2018

13:17 | Jul 19th, 2018

Will congressional Republicans act to head off future Russian election interference? Bureaucratic warfare rocks the Department of Veterans Affairs. And a new law goes to the heart of Israel's identity.

Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

12:44 | Jul 18th, 2018

President Trump takes that Helsinki comment back. Another thread in the story of alleged Russian influence in U.S. affairs. And disturbing stories from migrant detention facilities, from those inside.

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

12:20 | Jul 17th, 2018

There's been bipartisan negative reaction in the U.S. to President Trump's Helsinki performance. What's Russia thinking? And student protests against Nicaragua's government draw a violent response.

Special Update: Trump-Putin Summit

11:38 | Jul 16th, 2018

President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin have spoken to the press following their summit in Helsinki.

Monday, July 16th, 2018

12:31 | Jul 16th, 2018

Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin meet in Helsinki - why have some senators strongly urged the president not to meet Putin alone? And southern Iraq is in turmoil as protests over jobs and a shortage of basic services draw a military response.

Friday, July 6th, 2018

12:42 | Jul 6th, 2018

EPA chief Scott Pruitt resigns under a cloud of numerous ethics questions. U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports start today, with China expected to quickly respond in kind. And the U.S. military begins abruptly discharging immigrants who'd enlisted in a s...Show More

Thursday, July 5th, 2018

11:56 | Jul 5th, 2018

Have Democrats found an election-year message and strategy? U.S. whiskey makers get caught up in a tariff fight. And the U.S. and Iran trade threats over oil exports and a key shipping lane in the Persian Gulf.

Wednesday, July 4th, 2018

13:03 | Jul 4th, 2018

The Trump Administration withdraws Obama Administration guidance on affirmative action. Protests in Greater Pittsburgh over a police shooting of an unarmed black teenager. And World Cup madness heads for the quarterfinals.

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018

12:19 | Jul 3rd, 2018

Three red-state Democratic senators may hold the key to the next Supreme Court seat, there are reports of new construction at North Korean nuclear sites, and good news on lost kids from a cave in Thailand.

Monday, July 2nd, 2018

12:14 | Jul 2nd, 2018

Mexico elects a leftist president, and President Trump says he won't ask potential Supreme Court nominees about Roe v. Wade - but does he need to?

Breaking News Update: Travel Ban Upheld

17:26 | Jun 26th, 2018

In a 5-4 vote, the Supreme Court upheld President Trump's most recent travel ban. The court says the the policy is based on legitimate national security grounds. We hear reaction from a supporter of the ban, Rep. Bill Johnson, R-Ohio, and an opponent...Show More

Tuesday, June 26th, 2018

13:32 | Jun 26th, 2018

Harley-Davidson announced that it would be moving some of its production overseas — to avoid EU tariffs. China could be blocked from investing in U.S. tech companies. And six states will hold primaries today; voters in South Carolina will weigh the v...Show More

Monday, June 25th, 2018

13:56 | Jun 25th, 2018

President Trump ramps up the rhetoric on immigration as agencies scramble to implement the executive order he issued last week. All the extra focus on immigration may be diverting resources from addressing Trump's core concerns about drug smuggling a...Show More

Friday, June 22, 2018

13:05 | Jun 22nd, 2018

Immigration legislation gets postponed — again. A dramatic story from the child detention centers. And Turkey's election will gives its next president new powers.

Thursday, June 21, 2018

12:46 | Jun 21st, 2018

President Trump ended a policy that sent thousands of children to government-run facilities away from their parents, but critics say he just created new problems. The children held may be there indefinitely. And are Veterans Affairs whistleblowers be...Show More

Wednesday, June 20th, 2018

12:31 | Jun 20th, 2018

President Trump met with Republican lawmakers to discuss immigration legislation amid a national outcry over his administration's family separation policy. Also, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross heads to the Hill, where he is expected to face tough que...Show More

Tuesday, June 19th, 2018

11:41 | Jun 19th, 2018

Outrage grows as the Trump administration uses the separation of migrant children from their parents at the border to pressure Democrats on immigration legislation. President Trump once again threatens new tariffs on more Chinese goods. And the World...Show More

Monday, June 18th, 2018

11:34 | Jun 18th, 2018

Opposition to the Trump administration's policy of separating families of migrants at the southern border is growing. On Sunday, there was a protest outside a facility near El Paso, Texas, where a group of migrant boys are being held.

Breaking News Update: President Trump Speaks to Press

10:59 | Jun 15th, 2018

This morning, President Trump took to Twitter. Then he left the White House and spoke directly with the press outside, touching on several topics, including the Singapore summit and a new inspector general report about former FBI chief James Comey.

Friday, June 15th, 2018

12:46 | Jun 15th, 2018

A new immigration bill could end the Trump administration's practice of separating children from their parents at the Southwest border. And a Justice Department report criticized fired FBI Director James Comey for his handling of the Hillary Clinto...Show More

Thursday, June 14th, 2018

12:29 | Jun 14th, 2018

The Justice Department's inspector general releases a highly anticipated report today. What will it reveal about the FBI probe into Hillary Clinton's emails? Also, an assault on a Yemeni port city threatens to cut off aid to millions of people.

Monday, June 11th, 2018

12:08 | Jun 11th, 2018

President Trump is in Singapore for a one-on-one meeting with Kim Jong Un. What's a realistic outcome? Also, the European Union plans to impose its own tariffs against the United States. And court documents shed light on what led to a new census ques...Show More

Friday, June 8th, 2018

13:04 | Jun 8th, 2018

Before meeting with Kim Jong Un, President Trump heads to Quebec for the G7 summit. He'll meet with world leaders united against his trade policies. Also, a visit to an immigration court in Texas. And why is Pope Francis meeting with oil executives t...Show More

Thursday, June 7th, 2018

12:56 | Jun 7th, 2018

Japan's prime minister visits President Trump again today. Shinzo Abe wants reassurance ahead of U.S. talks with North Korea. Also, a medical mystery in China: some American consulate workers have fallen ill after hearing strange sounds.

Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

12:50 | Jun 6th, 2018

How are primary elections setting the stage for November? One theme: Democrats are getting a boost from female candidates. Facebook defends a data-sharing partnership with a company linked to China's government. And a rare look at some controversial ...Show More

Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

12:48 | Jun 5th, 2018

Prosecutors accuse President Trump's former campaign chairman of witness tampering. How do new allegations against Paul Manafort affect the special counsel's Russia probe? Also, eight states hold primary elections today. And NPR sits down with Apple ...Show More

Monday, June 4th, 2018

13:01 | Jun 4th, 2018

In a confidential memo, President Trump's lawyers argue he can't be charged with obstructing the Russia investigation. How does presidential power figure into the special counsel's probe? Also, at a G7 meeting in Canada, American allies criticize the...Show More

Friday, June 1, 2018

16:55 | Jun 1st, 2018

American and North Korean officials are trying to get nuclear talks back on track. What obstacles still stand in the way? And President Trump's longtime lawyer, Michael Cohen, is known for making legal threats in order to protect his high-profile cli...Show More

Thursday, May 31, 2018

12:47 | May 31st, 2018

A former North Korean spy met with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in New York yesterday. Is the summit President Trump canceled last week back on? And European powers have until the end of the day to save their nuclear deal with Iran. Though, is ther...Show More

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

12:53 | May 30th, 2018

President Trump tried to fire up his base at a rally in Nashville, Tenn., last night by focusing on immigration. Will immigration unify Republican voters ahead of the midterm elections? Plus, ABC pulls the plug on Roseanne after she likened a former ...Show More

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

12:02 | May 29th, 2018

President Trump visits Nashville, Tennessee today, where a Republican senator is getting ready to retire. Could this reliably red state go blue? Also, a former CIA officer accused of sharing defense documents with China goes on trial today. How aggre...Show More

Monday, May 28, 2018

12:32 | May 28th, 2018

Just days after President Trump called off talks with North Korea, a U.S. delegation crossed into North Korea to prepare for a possible summit. So, is it happening? Also, why have Brazilian truckers gone on strike and paralyzed the country's economy?

Friday, May 25, 2018

12:46 | May 25th, 2018

Now that the U.S.-North Korea summit is off, is the prospect for peace on the peninsula completely lost? And did the classified briefings on the Russia investigation yesterday put suspicions around the FBI's supposed political motives to rest? Plus, ...Show More

Breaking News Update: North Korea Summit Cancelled

10:53 | May 24th, 2018

President Trump has called off a planned summit with North Korea, citing what he called "tremendous anger and open hostility" in a recent statement from Pyongyang.

Thursday, May 24, 2018

13:04 | May 24th, 2018

House Republicans and another group of bipartisan lawmakers will get details today about an FBI source attached to the Trump campaign in 2016. Are President Trump and his allies in Congress trying to back up the narrative of a witch hunt? Also, will ...Show More

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018

14:50 | May 23rd, 2018

President Donald Trump lowered expectations for a summit with North Korea, and also suggested he'd be flexible on demands for unilateral denuclearization. So who's got the upper hand? After another night of primary races, including the historic nomin...Show More

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

12:43 | May 22nd, 2018

The U.S. Department of Justice gave into President Trump's demand to reveal classified information about the investigation into his own campaign. What's the alleged inappropriate behavior he wants to find, and what makes critics call his use of power...Show More

Friday May 18, 2018

12:59 | May 18th, 2018

President Trump says he will give "very strong" protections to North Korea's leader if he surrenders nuclear weapons. How could the U.S. guarantee the rule of a foreign dictator? Also, a patient with Ebola recently turned up in a large city in the De...Show More

Thursday May 17, 2018

12:45 | May 17th, 2018

It was a year ago today that Robert Mueller was named special counsel in the Russia investigation. What have we learned from a year of memos, indictments and subpoenas? Also, why are trade representatives from the US, Mexico and Canada having such a ...Show More

Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

12:16 | May 16th, 2018

North Korea has threatened to cancel a planned summit with President Trump and Kim Jong Un. Senate Democrats force a vote to stop the repeal of the Obama administration's Net Neutrality rules. Also, we look at what Tuesday's congressional primaries m...Show More

Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

12:23 | May 15th, 2018

On the same day that the U.S. opened its new embassy in Jerusalem, more than 50 people were killed when Israeli troops fired on protesters in Gaza. Also, primary elections will be held Tuesday in Pennsylvania, Nebraska, Idaho and Oregon. Plus, Europe...Show More

Monday, May 14th, 2018

12:00 | May 14th, 2018

On Monday, the U.S. officially moves its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to the contested city of Jerusalem. Thousands of Palestinians are expected to demonstrate and confront Israeli troops. Plus, the Trump administration considers softening severe ...Show More

Friday, May 11th, 2018

12:48 | May 11th, 2018

President Trump ends a big week at a political rally in Elkhart, Indiana. White House Chief of Staff John Kelly sits down with NPR for a rare on-the-record interview. And Iraqis go to the polls this weekend for the first elections since the defeat of...Show More

Thursday, May 10th, 2018

12:55 | May 10th, 2018

Three American men who had been held by North Korea returned to the U.S. and were met by President Trump early Thursday morning. Meanwhile, Israeli and Iranian forces exchanged fire over Syria. And a federal department meant to protect people with st...Show More

Special Update: North Korea Releases 3 Americans

10:54 | May 9th, 2018

North Korea has released three American detainees. They left the country with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who was in North Korea to plan for an upcoming bilateral summit. President Trump tweeted that a date and place for the summit have been set,...Show More

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

12:37 | May 9th, 2018

The President's longtime lawyer, Michael Cohen, may have received hundreds of thousands of dollars from several corporate clients — one with ties to a Russian billionaire. Also, can the Iran nuclear deal still exist without the U.S.? And what lessons...Show More

Monday, April 30th, 2018

12:04 | Apr 30th, 2018

A group of Central American migrants have arrived at the U.S. border seeking asylum. They face an uncertain future. And the leaders of North and South Korea said they are closer to denuclearization after last week's summit. What role did President Tr...Show More

Friday, April 27th, 2018

14:13 | Apr 27th, 2018

Kim Jong Un crossed the South Korean border for a historic meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Friday. The leaders agreed to work toward denuclearization and an official end to the Korean war. Bill Cosby was convicted of sexual assault...Show More

Breaking News Update: VA Nominee Steps Aside

10:53 | Apr 26th, 2018

President Trump's nominee to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs has withdrawn from consideration. Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, who serves as White House doctor, was accused of being drunk on duty and overprescribing medications.

Thursday, April 26th, 2018

12:10 | Apr 26th, 2018

President Trump's pick to lead the VA is facing further allegations of professional misconduct. And the embattled head of the EPA testifies before lawmakers today. He is expected to face questions about possible ethics violations. Tomorrow, the heads...Show More

Wednesday, April 25th, 2018

13:31 | Apr 25th, 2018

Ronny Jackson, White House physician and President Trump's pick to lead the Veterans Affairs Department, is facing allegations of inappropriate workplace behavior. Also, the Supreme Court considers the legality of President Trump's travel ban.

Tuesday, April 24th, 2018

11:47 | Apr 24th, 2018

Ten people are dead and 15 more injured after a rental van drove into a crowd of pedestrians yesterday in Toronto, Canada. Also, President Trump hosts Emmanuel Macron of France tonight for the first official state dinner of this administration. The F...Show More

Monday, April 23rd, 2018

12:22 | Apr 23rd, 2018

The Senate Foreign Relations Committee votes today on the nomination of CIA Director Mike Pompeo to be Secretary of State. It appears the panel will not support him. In Nicaragua, President Ortega says he's withdrawing a welfare overhaul package that...Show More

Friday, April 20th, 2018

13:43 | Apr 20th, 2018

Some of fired FBI Director James Comey's memos detailing his meetings with President Trump have been released. Students are expected to walk out of classes to protest gun violence on Friday. And South Korea says it has tested a hotline to directly co...Show More

Thursday, April 19th, 2018

12:56 | Apr 19th, 2018

Cuba is preparing for a new leader. Raul Castro is expected to hand over the presidency to a younger successor. President Trump spoke about his hopes for a planned summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. And a judge will decide whether a crimina...Show More

Friday, April 13th, 2018

12:34 | Apr 13th, 2018

James Comey's new book is making waves. It details some of the president's interactions with the former FBI director. And President Trump suggested re-entering the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Also, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis warns of potential escal...Show More

Thursday, April 12th, 2018

12:06 | Apr 12th, 2018

The Republican is dealing with a scramble for leadership after Speaker of the House Paul Ryan announced he will retire from Congress at the end of this term. And what are the legal constraints on President Trump's authority when it comes to ordering ...Show More

Wednesday, April 11th, 2018

12:26 | Apr 11th, 2018

Facebook's CEO Mark Zuckerberg took lawmakers' questions about Cambridge Analytica, Russian election interference and privacy. And after the FBI raided the office of President Trump's personal attorney, a question resurfaces—will Trump try to fire sp...Show More

Tuesday, April 10th, 2018

12:56 | Apr 10th, 2018

Federal agents have raided the office of President Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen. And at the White House yesterday, Trump met with military and national security officials to discuss how the U.S. will respond to a suspected chemical attack ...Show More

Monday, April 9th, 2018

12:12 | Apr 9th, 2018

The U.N. Security Council is expected to meet Monday to discuss the reports of an alleged chemical attack by the Syrian government on a rebel-held town near the capital Damascus. And North Korea has told the White House that it is ready to discuss th...Show More

Special Briefing: Facebook, Cambridge Analytica, and Mark Zuckerberg's Appearance Before Congress

14:53 | Apr 6th, 2018

What questions do members of Congress have for Facebook's CEO? A preview of Mark Zuckerberg's testimony, and analysis of Steve Inskeep's interview with Facebook's Chief Operating Officer, Sheryl Sandberg.

Friday, April 6th, 2018

12:29 | Apr 6th, 2018

In the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, top Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg says the company hasn't always done enough to protect its users' data. China says it will respond to any new tariffs proposed by President Trump. Also, some white ...Show More

Monday, March 26th, 2018

11:50 | Mar 26th, 2018

What did Stormy Daniels reveal in her interview with CBS' 60 Minutes? Also, President Trump shuffles his legal team. And Egypt holds a tightly controlled presidential election.

Friday, March 23rd 2018

12:16 | Mar 23rd, 2018

President Donald Trump says former UN ambassador John Bolton will be his new national security adviser. What does Bolton's past tell us about how he'll advise the president? Also, Trump announced new tariffs on Chinese imports. Plus, we preview Satur...Show More

Thursday, March 22nd, 2018

12:37 | Mar 22nd, 2018

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is apologizing after it was revealed that a tech firm used millions of users' data to try to influence the 2016 presidential election. What does the Cambridge Analytica scandal reveal about Facebook's business model? Also...Show More

Wednesday, March 21st, 2018

12:05 | Mar 21st, 2018

Multiple reports out of Austin, Texas indicate that the serial bombing suspect in that city is dead. Also, what's at stake for Facebook as the Cambridge Analytica data fallout has lawmakers calling for more regulation? Plus, another partial governmen...Show More

Tuesday, March 20th, 2018

12:25 | Mar 20th, 2018

U.S. lawmakers want answers on whether the London-based firm Cambridge Analytica used Facebook to influence the 2016 election. Could another bombshell report intensify the fallout overseas? Also, what's on the agenda for a meeting between President D...Show More

Monday, March 19th, 2018

14:45 | Mar 19th, 2018

President Trump wants the special counsel's Russia investigation to end. He made that clear on Twitter, and one of his lawyers echoed that call. So why are some other Republicans pushing back on that? Also, a tech firm with ties to the Trump campaign...Show More

Friday, March 16th, 2018

12:43 | Mar 16th, 2018

National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster may be the next top official to leave the White House. Is this the beginning of another staff shakeup? Also, the view from Moscow as Russians prepare to vote Sunday.

Friday, February 23rd, 2018

13:25 | Feb 23rd, 2018

How do President Trump's views square with those of the NRA? Gun rights are top of mind at a conservative conference hosting the president today. Also, Ivanka Trump visits South Korea this weekend. Why is the U.S. intensifying pressure on the North a...Show More

Wednesday, February 21st, 2018

13:26 | Feb 21st, 2018

Is there a realistic path forward for gun control legislation? President Trump is focusing on background checks and bump stocks. Also, Syria's civil war enters a new phase with new combatants. What price are civilians paying?

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

14:09 | Feb 20th, 2018

Students from Parkland, Florida head to their state capital today to urge lawmakers take action on gun control. The White House says President Trump is open to stricter background checks. Also, why Donald Trump Junior's visit to India is stirring som...Show More

Monday, February 19th, 2018

14:26 | Feb 19th, 2018

President Trump's weekend tweets about the Russia probe and the latest school shooting drew condemnation from both sides of the aisle. And in Parkland, Florida — the heartbreak over last week's school shooting is accompanied by new calls to action: a...Show More

Friday, February 16th, 2018

13:32 | Feb 16th, 2018

Who were the 17 people who died in a mass shooting at a high school in Florida? Also, the Senate failed to come together on immigration. What does that mean for young immigrants protected by DACA?

Thursday, February 15th, 2018

12:58 | Feb 15th, 2018

At least 17 people are dead after a school shooting in South Florida. What do we know about what happened at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School? Also, South Africa's president resigns amid a corruption scandal. With Jacob Zuma out, what's next for ...Show More

Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

13:09 | Feb 14th, 2018

It's been a week since Rob Porter resigned as President Trump's staff secretary. When exactly did the White House learn about allegations of domestic abuse? Also, could cigars and champagne take down Benjamin Netanyahu? Israel's Prime Minister faces ...Show More

Tuesday, February 13th, 2018

11:40 | Feb 13th, 2018

What are the biggest threats to American national security? Intelligence officials testify today, amid attacks on their integrity. Also, how much does the U.S. owe Iraq after helping drive out ISIS? The country is asking for tens of billions of dolla...Show More

Monday, February 12th, 2018

12:37 | Feb 12th, 2018

The Senate begins a freewheeling debate on immigration today. What kind of framework would satisfy both parties — and President Trump? Also, a federal watchdog agency loses some bite. Why is the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau getting less aggre...Show More

Friday, February 9th, 2018

17:29 | Feb 9th, 2018

While most of the country slept, government funding lapsed. What led Congress to finally pass a spending bill early this morning? Also, a firsthand look at the battlefield in Syria. How is the U.S. mission there evolving?

Thursday, February 8th, 2018

13:52 | Feb 8th, 2018

What drove Nancy Pelosi to deliver an eight-hour speech about DREAMers? The Minority Leader wants immigration to be part of any spending deal, but those hopes are dimming. Also, North Korea holds a military parade on the eve of the Winter Olympics. W...Show More

Monday, February 5th, 2018

13:35 | Feb 5th, 2018

Another week, another potential government shutdown. What kind of immigration deal will Congress consider this time? Also, the Winter Olympics kick off this week in South Korea. What does Vice President Mike Pence want to get out of a trip to Pyeongc...Show More

Friday, February 2nd, 2018

14:04 | Feb 2nd, 2018

How is the Pentagon's nuclear strategy evolving under President Trump? A document out today has answers. Also, a court overturned lifetime bans for 28 Russian athletes accused of doping. Will they get to compete in the Pyeongchang Games after all?

Thursday, February 1st, 2018

12:31 | Feb 1st, 2018

President Trump may release a Republican intelligence memo as soon as today, despite the FBI's "grave concerns." What's in the memo, and what's being left out? Also, why did Kenya's government take three news stations off the air?

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

12:52 | Jan 31st, 2018

President Trump's State of the Union address included a call for bipartisanship, and a line that drew boos from Democrats. What's the president envisioning for 2018? Also, FEMA ends emergency aid shipments to Puerto Rico today. What does that say abo...Show More

Tuesday, January 30th, 2018

12:42 | Jan 30th, 2018

House Republicans are intensely scrutinizing the FBI. What are the politics surrounding the Russia investigation? Also, a preview of President Trump's State of the Union address tonight.

Monday, January 29th, 2018

12:32 | Jan 29th, 2018

From the State of the Union address to immigration talks, President Trump begins a busy week. What kind of agenda will he set? Also, Vladimir Putin's biggest critic was arrested at a protest he organized. What brought thousands of Russians into the s...Show More

Special Update: President Trump at Davos

10:45 | Jan 26th, 2018

President Trump brought his "America First" message to an audience of global elites at the World Economic Forum today, while facing another controversy over reports he tried to fire the special counsel last summer.

Friday, January 26th, 2018

12:09 | Jan 26th, 2018

Reports say President Trump tried to fire the special counsel last summer. What stopped him? Also, the White House revealed an immigration proposal. What do Democrats think of it?

Thursday, January 25th, 2018

13:52 | Jan 25th, 2018

President Trump says he's "looking forward" to meeting with the special counsel investigating ties between his campaign and Russia. What would that interview look like? Also, the president of Michigan State University steps down. What did MSU and USA...Show More

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

13:00 | Jan 23rd, 2018

The government shutdown is over. Can lawmakers meet their next deadline to reach an immigration deal? Also, a rare look inside Raqqa, Syria. The former ISIS stronghold is in ruins, and the U.S. is heavily invested in rebuilding it.

Monday, January 22nd, 2018

14:46 | Jan 22nd, 2018

It's day three of the federal government shutdown. Will today's Senate vote restore funding? Also, Vice President Pence is in Jerusalem. How's he being received in light of President Trump's controversial policy toward that city?

Friday, January 19th, 2018

14:11 | Jan 19th, 2018

Midnight tonight. That's when the federal government would shut down if the Senate can't pass a spending bill. Is there room for compromise? Also, Vice President Pence heads to the Middle East this weekend, stopping first in Cairo. How will he be rec...Show More

Thursday, January 18th, 2018

15:35 | Jan 18th, 2018

The Health and Human Services Department announces a Conscience and Religious Freedom division today. Will that make it easier for doctors and nurses to opt out of certain procedures? Also, how popular is President Trump after nearly a year in office...Show More

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

15:23 | Jan 17th, 2018

With hopes of an immigration deal dimming, can a government shutdown still be avoided? Also, victims of a former USA Gymnastics doctor confront him in court. What did we learn from Larry Nassar's sentencing hearing on charges of sexual abuse?

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

14:23 | Jan 16th, 2018

Where do immigration talks stand now, after an uproar over President Trump's comments? Also, North and South Korea continue to hold talks about the Olympics. When might they move on to bigger issues?

Monday, January 15th, 2018

13:01 | Jan 15th, 2018

President Donald Trump says he's "not a racist" and that he thinks Democrats don't want a DACA deal. What steps are being taken after that false missile alert in Hawaii? Plus, protests continue in Tunisia.

Friday, January 12th, 2018

13:27 | Jan 12th, 2018

What's the reaction to President Trump's vulgar label for some African countries? Also, the President faces a decision on sanctions against Iran today. And we'll ask why he cancelled a visit to London next month.

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

13:45 | Jan 11th, 2018

31 Republicans in Congress have said they won't seek re-election this year. Where does this leave Democrats in the midterms? Also, why did the Trump administration exempt Florida from expanded offshore drilling?

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

13:17 | Jan 10th, 2018

What did we learn from an on-camera meeting between President Trump and members of Congress? Both parties are under pressure to reach some common ground on immigration. Also, Steve Bannon is out at Breitbart News. And in Southern California, communit...Show More

Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

14:37 | Jan 9th, 2018

North Korea has agreed to send a delegation to the Winter Olympics in South Korea next month. The two countries held talks in the Demilitarized Zone. Meanwhile, the special counsel's Russia investigation continues. Robert Mueller reportedly wants to ...Show More

Monday, January 8th, 2018

13:49 | Jan 8th, 2018

President Trump huddled with congressional leaders at Camp David to try to focus the party's agenda, but revelations in a new book are proving to be a distraction. Also, Hollywood's first awards show after a wave of sexual harassment and abuse allega...Show More

Friday, January 5th, 2018

12:52 | Jan 5th, 2018

The White House is under damage control after Michael Wolf's tell all book is released. North and South Korea have formal talks for the first time in more than two years, and the United States cuts off almost all security aid to Pakistan.

Thursday, January 4th, 2018

13:38 | Jan 4th, 2018

President Trump fires back at his former chief strategist. Plus, what happened to the president's voter fraud commission? And what is a bomb cyclone?

Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018

16:48 | Jan 3rd, 2018

The founders of Fusion GPS want Congress to release the firm's testimony. North Korea reopens a border hotline with South Korea. Plus, how is Palestine reacting to President Trump's latest tweets?

Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018

12:06 | Jan 2nd, 2018

The death toll continues to climb in Iran as protesters clash with security forces. President Trump reacts to those protests and criticizes Pakistan on Twitter. Now, Pakistan is reacting.

Monday, January 1st, 2018

12:04 | Jan 1st, 2018

North Korea's leader delivers a warning to the United States in a New Year's address. Plus, we get an update on the protests in Iran. And how is President Trump reacting to these developing international stories?

Friday, December 29th, 2017

13:18 | Dec 29th, 2017

President Trump talks about the Russia investigation in a new interview. A deadly fire rips through an apartment building in New York City. Plus, Liberia has a new president-elect.

Thursday, December 28th, 2017

12:35 | Dec 28th, 2017

Officials say dozens of people were killed in an attack in Afghanistan's capital. Roy Moore looks to delay certification of Alabama's special election results. Plus, a Russian opposition leader is barred from running against President Vladimir Putin.

Wednesday, December 20th, 2017

15:40 | Dec 20th, 2017

The Senate passes the GOP tax overhaul. We get an update on the recovery effort in Puerto Rico, three months after Hurricane Maria. Also, Cardinal Bernard Law, former Archbishop of Boston, dies in Rome.

Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

13:59 | Dec 19th, 2017

Federal officials say an Amtrak train was going 50 mph over the speed limit when it derailed. Lawmakers in the House are set to vote on the GOP tax bill today. Plus, a top FBI official testifies before the House Intelligence Committee.

Monday, December 18th, 2017

11:57 | Dec 18th, 2017

Republicans are set to vote on their tax overhaul legislation. A Honduran court declares a winner in the disputed presidential election. Plus, "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" deals Disney another major box office win.

Friday, December 15th, 2017

13:25 | Dec 15th, 2017

Republicans in Congress are trying to muster the votes they need to pass a tax bill by Christmas. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson heads to the UN Security Council to discuss North Korea. Plus, European leaders decide whether the EU will begin discus...Show More

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

13:15 | Dec 14th, 2017

Republican lawmakers in the House and Senate have agreed on a final tax package. The FCC votes on net neutrality rules. Plus, Tanzania honors UN peacekeepers killed in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

13:32 | Dec 13th, 2017

Democrat Doug Jones beats Republican Roy Moore in Alabama's special election. Jones is the first Democrat elected to the Senate from Alabama since 1992. Plus, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson offers to begin direct talks with North Korea without pre-...Show More

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

13:14 | Dec 12th, 2017

Voters in Alabama head to the polls for today's special election. We get an update on the race between Republican Roy Moore and Democrat Doug Jones. Plus, firefighters continue to battle the massive Thomas Fire in Southern California.

Monday, December 11th, 2017

12:29 | Dec 11th, 2017

The candidates in Alabama's special election make their final push before voters head to the polls. And, we get an update on the wildfires in Southern California and the contested presidential election in Honduras.

Friday, December 8th, 2017

13:43 | Dec 8th, 2017

Republican Rep. Trent Franks is the third member of Congress to announce his resignation in a week. Also, we have the latest on the fires in Southern California and the situation in Jerusalem.

Thursday, December 7th, 2017

12:57 | Dec 7th, 2017

We're following reaction to the president's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Sen. Al Franken makes an announcement following allegations of sexual harassment. And strong wind gusts could complicate the effort to contain wildf...Show More

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

13:15 | Dec 6th, 2017

President Trump is expected to announce that the U.S. recognizes Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. And, embattled Senate candidate Roy Moore holds a rally just days before Alabama's special election.

Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

12:16 | Dec 5th, 2017

The RNC restores financial support for Alabama's Roy Moore. The Supreme Court allows the Trump administration to enforce its travel ban while legal challenges are heard. And, will Russia be allowed to compete in the 2018 Winter Olympics?

Monday, December 4th, 2017

13:01 | Dec 4th, 2017

Members of the House and Senate work on reconciling two different versions of a tax overhaul bill. CVS plans to buy health insurance giant Aetna. And, a war tribunal gathers at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

Friday, December 1st, 2017

13:09 | Dec 1st, 2017

Senate Republicans hit a snag in their effort to overhaul the nation's tax code. It's seemingly business as usual for Secretary of State Rex Tillerson amid reports that the White House is looking to replace him. And, President Trump reacts to the ver...Show More

Thursday, November 30th, 2017

12:30 | Nov 30th, 2017

Senate Republicans move closer to a final vote on their tax plan. More media personalities are fired after accusations of sexual harassment. Plus, the President's retweets trigger overseas criticism.

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

12:47 | Nov 29th, 2017

North Korea tests another long range missile and claims it could strike the United States. The U-S Senate votes on its tax overhaul bill this week and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau gets a new interim boss.

Tuesday, November 28th, 2017

13:04 | Nov 28th, 2017

President Trump heads to the Capitol to gin up more support for the GOP tax plan. But what's the impact of a new analysis that highlights the plan's costs to middle-income and low-income Americans? Also, Pope Francis makes his first visit to Myanmar....Show More

Monday, November 27th, 2017

13:08 | Nov 27th, 2017

Democratic Rep. John Conyers is stepping down from a leadership role in the U.S. House, while minority leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi defends him against sexual harassment allegations. How might voters feel about these developments, headed into a key elect...Show More

Friday, November 24th, 2017

14:18 | Nov 24th, 2017

The U.S. Navy's search for three missing sailors is over, after one of its cargo planes crashed in the Pacific. What does a string of accidents say about the American fleet positioned to respond to North Korea? Also, what does it mean that former Nat...Show More

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

12:30 | Nov 7th, 2017

Why was the Texas church gunman Devin Kelley's prior assault arrest and conviction not listed in the federal crime database? President Trump meets with the leader of South Korea. Also, leaked documents reveal how tech giant Apple avoided billions of ...Show More

Monday, November 6th, 2017

12:43 | Nov 6th, 2017

At least 26 people are dead after a mass shooting at a church in Texas. President Trump is monitoring developments from Japan, where he is on the first leg of his Asia trip. Also, some leaked documents show business ties between the U-S Commerce Secr...Show More

Friday, November 3rd, 2017

12:34 | Nov 3rd, 2017

President Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions have repeatedly denied campaign surrogates communicated with Russia. What does it mean that a recent testimony and unsealed court documents suggest otherwise? Also, tens of thousands of runners are g...Show More

Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

13:02 | Nov 2nd, 2017

The suspect in the deadly vehicle attack in New York faces terrorism charges. What evidence suggests he was inspired by ISIS? Also, NPR's chief editor has resigned after being accused of sexual harassment. How did company leadership handle those alle...Show More

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

12:36 | Nov 1st, 2017

The suspect in the deadly New York City vehicle attack is a 29-year-old man from Uzbekistan. What else is known about Sayfullo Saipov? Also, NPR's top news editor has been placed on leave after two women accused him of sexually harassing them in the ...Show More

Friday, October 13th, 2017

12:46 | Oct 13th, 2017

The Trump administration strikes at the Affordable Care Act by ending payments to insurance companies. What will happen to premiums? And President Trump announces a new policy regarding Iran today. How is he reshaping the U.S. approach to the nuclear...Show More

Thursday, October 12th, 2017

12:18 | Oct 12th, 2017

President Trump signs an executive order on healthcare today. What changes are in store for the Affordable Care Act? And the Harvey Weinstein news leads to a question: If reporters pursued the story for so long, why did it not get published until now...Show More

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

12:38 | Oct 11th, 2017

President Trump outlines his tax plan in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania today. Who would benefit from that plan? And who might pay more? Also, wildfires in Northern California have claimed more lives. What's making them so hard to contain?

Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

12:49 | Oct 10th, 2017

Deadly wildfires are racing across Northern California's wine country. What's causing the fires to move so quickly? Also, the Trump administration moves today to scrap President Obama's Clean Power Plan. What will that mean for the fight against clim...Show More

Monday, October 9th, 2017

13:22 | Oct 9th, 2017

The White House is outlining tough new immigration measures. What's President Trump demanding from Democrats as part of a deal to protect so-called DREAMers? And in Barcelona, not everyone favors declaring independence from Spain. Is a silent majorit...Show More

Friday, October 6th, 2017

15:43 | Oct 6th, 2017

As Las Vegas tries to move forward, officials there are looking to other places that suffered mass shootings. What lessons can the city learn from San Bernardino and Orlando? And powerful film producer Harvey Weinstein has apologized for sexual misco...Show More

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

11:41 | Oct 5th, 2017

The Las Vegas gunman used special devices to fire faster. Will these "bump stocks" be a starting point for bipartisan gun legislation? And the F.B.I. has now interviewed the shooter's girlfriend. What light can Marilou Danley shed on Stephen Paddock'...Show More

Special Update: Las Vegas Shooting

10:20 | Oct 2nd, 2017

The deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history happened last night in Las Vegas, Nevada. NPR's Leila Fadel and Rachel Crosby of the Las Vegas Review-Journal report from the scene. NPR's Scott Detrow gives the view from Washington. More coverage t...Show More

Monday, October 2nd, 2017

12:41 | Oct 2nd, 2017

A gunman opened fire at a concert in Las Vegas late last night. What happened and who carried out the attack? Also, how much aid has Puerto Rico received since a hurricane tore through the island almost two weeks ago?

Friday, September 29th, 2017

14:12 | Sep 29th, 2017

Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price says he will pay back part of the cost of his charter flights. More NFL players protest President Trump's national anthem comments. Also, why Catalonia is divided over a referendum on independence from Sp...Show More

Thursday, September 28th, 2017

15:36 | Sep 28th, 2017

What's in President Trump's new tax plan and who stands to gain from it? Why hospitals in Puerto Rico are in desperate need of fuel in the wake of Hurricane Maria. Why Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch is under fire for speaking at a Trump hotel. Al...Show More

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017

13:59 | Sep 27th, 2017

Conservative Roy Moore, known for some extreme-right views, wins a Senate primary election in Alabama. President Trump unveils his plan to overhaul tax policy and Saudi Arabia grants women the right to drive.

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

12:17 | Sep 19th, 2017

President Trump delivers his first speech at the U.N. General Assembly today as questions loom whether the FBI wiretapped his top campaign manager. Myanmar's de-facto leader addresses the plight of minority Rohingya Muslims. Also, what could be ahead...Show More

Monday, September 18th, 2017

12:53 | Sep 18th, 2017

President Trump makes his debut at the U.N. General Assembly. A study looks at whether Americans trust the president to handle North Korea's nuclear threat. And in St. Louis, racially charged protests continue.

Friday, September 15th, 2017

12:36 | Sep 15th, 2017

North Korea tests another ballistic missile over Japan. President Trump and Democrats offer differing statements about a deal over DACA. And Facebook and Google face new controversies.

Thursday, September 14th, 2017

12:09 | Sep 14th, 2017

A relief operation is underway for Hurricane Irma survivors in the U.S. Virgin Islands. President Trump visits Florida for the first time since Irma hit and the U-N Secretary General accuses Myanmar of ethnic cleansing.

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

12:29 | Sep 13th, 2017

The White House is deep in the midst of a tax overhaul push. Also, we look at hurricane recovery efforts in Miami and examine Russia's crackdown on a watchdog group called the SOVA Center.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

12:25 | Sep 12th, 2017

The Florida Keys saw some of the worst damage from Hurricane Irma. What might residents find when they return? Also, two big releases today: Hillary Clinton's new memoir and Apple's latest iteration of the iPhone.

Monday, September 11th, 2017

11:21 | Sep 11th, 2017

Hurricane Irma, which smashed through the Florida Keys earlier Sunday, made landfall again at Marco Island and is churning its way north through central Florida. Israeli political leaders are criticizing Prime Minister Netanyahu's oldest son for post...Show More

Friday, September 8th, 2017

13:00 | Sep 8th, 2017

A powerful earthquake has struck off the southern coast of Mexico. Hurricane Irma's strength has weakened as it heads towards Florida. Plus, how you may be at risk after a credit monitoring company was hacked.

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

12:21 | Sep 7th, 2017

In a surprise move, President Trump is siding with top Democrats in a deal to raise the debt ceiling. Also, Hurricane Irma has devastated islands in the Caribbean and appears to be headed to Florida by the weekend.

Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

12:51 | Sep 6th, 2017

The Trump administration says it's up to Congress to make a plan to keep 800,000 immigrants from being deported. They were children when they entered the U.S. illegally. Hurricane Irma has made landfall in the northeast Caribbean and is expected to l...Show More

Tuesday, September 5th, 2017

12:50 | Sep 5th, 2017

President Trump today will announce his policy on the program known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, also known as DACA. Houston struggles to get back on track after Hurricane Harvey. And, the U.S. braces for the possibility of another nucl...Show More

Monday, September 4th, 2017

12:42 | Sep 4th, 2017

North Korea claimed to have successfully detonated a hydrogen bomb on Sunday. There are reports that immigration policy that protects young illegal immigrants will end. Plus, concern about what's in the water in the wake of Harvey.

Friday, September 1st, 2017

12:43 | Sep 1st, 2017

One week since Hurricane Harvey struck, what are the big concerns as recovery efforts continue? Also, an update on the status of the DACA program for immigrants. And what's ahead for Kenya, now that the country's Supreme Court has ruled that their pr...Show More

Thursday, August 31, 2017

12:27 | Aug 31st, 2017

Tropical Storm Harvey has drenched towns along the Louisiana-Texas border. How are they coping? What's the future of a Texan anti-"sanctuary cities" law after a federal judge's decision to temporarily block it? And a D.C. think tank fires an employee...Show More

Wednesday, August 30th, 2017

12:30 | Aug 30th, 2017

How is Houston coping in Tropical Storm Harvey's aftermath? And did President Trump pass his first test as "consoler-in-chief"? Plus, new details about the Trump campaign's potential ties to Russia.

Tuesday, August 29th, 2017

12:32 | Aug 29th, 2017

As flooding spreads from Tropical Storm Harvey, how will Texas and neighboring states cope? Today, President Trump visits areas hit by the storm. What's at stake for the Trump administration as it responds to its first major natural disaster? Plus, N...Show More

Monday, August 28th, 2017

12:14 | Aug 28th, 2017

How much damage has tropical storm Harvey caused? And how is Houston coping as it faces catastrophic flooding? Plus, Uber picks a new CEO. Will a new leader give the troubled tech company a fresh start?

Friday, August 25th, 2017

12:40 | Aug 25th, 2017

Republican lawmakers got a shellacking from President Trump this week. What can the GOP accomplish when they're feuding with each other? And why are far-right groups rallying this weekend in one of the most liberal places in America — the San Francis...Show More

Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017

12:41 | Aug 23rd, 2017

Why did President Trump hold a re-election campaign rally in 2017? Why are thousands of Haitians in the U.S. fleeing north to Canada? Plus, Jared Kushner makes his third trip to the Middle East as peacemaker.

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

12:34 | Aug 22nd, 2017

President Trump outlined his strategy for the war in Afghanistan last night. What's his vision and will it make a difference? Plus, President Trump holds a campaign rally in Phoenix.

Monday, August 21st, 2017

12:52 | Aug 21st, 2017

In a televised address tonight, President Trump will lay out his strategy for Afghanistan. Will Trump's "path forward" involve sending more American troops? Plus, the solar eclipse has arrived. How can you safely see it?

Friday, August 18th, 2017

12:45 | Aug 18th, 2017

We get the latest from Barcelona, Spain, after a van plowed into a crowded pedestrian area, killing 13 people. ISIS has claimed responsibility. Also, we look back at President Trump's tough week and ahead to a free speech rally in Boston this weekend...Show More

Thursday, August 17th, 2017

12:13 | Aug 17th, 2017

Steve Bannon, the controversial White House chief strategist, gives an eye-opening interview. Will it hurt his relationship with President Trump? Also, how does a neo-Nazi website use the dark web to operate? Plus, the events in Charlottesville rever...Show More

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

12:14 | Aug 16th, 2017

President Trump weighs in again on the violence in Charlottesville. Also, officials from the U.S., Canada and Mexico meet in Washington to begin renegotiating NAFTA. Plus, seven days of mourning have been declared in Sierra Leone after hundreds have ...Show More

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

12:19 | Aug 15th, 2017

The heads of Merck, Under Armour and Intel resign from President Trump's Manufacturing Council over his response to the events in Charlottesville. Will the political fallout continue? Plus, a U.S. military general travels to Asia to push for a diplom...Show More

Monday, August 14th, 2017

11:37 | Aug 14th, 2017

After the deadly events in Charlottesville this weekend, President Trump placed blame "on many sides." Those remarks didn't go far enough for Democrats and some Republicans who called on Trump to directly denounce the white supremacists behind the vi...Show More

Friday, August 11th, 2017

12:38 | Aug 11th, 2017

President Trump weighed in on multiple issues yesterday with reporters during his working vacation at his New Jersey golf course. He talked North Korea, healthcare, and the opioid crisis. How does all of this look to Republican party voters in Iowa? ...Show More

Thursday, August 10th, 2017

12:26 | Aug 10th, 2017

Are the White House and State Department sending mixed messages on North Korea? And how are people in Guam reacting to the latest threats from North Korea?

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

12:38 | Aug 9th, 2017

North Korea threatens to strike the U.S. territory of Guam. What kind of havoc can North Korea wreak? And what can the U.S. do about the unpredictable regime? Plus, Trump TV makes its online debut. Why is Trump getting into the "news" business?

Tuesday, August 8th, 2017

12:44 | Aug 8th, 2017

President Trump turns his attention to the opioid crisis today. Will he declare a public health emergency? And in Israel, Prime Minister Netanyahu faces a corruption investigation. Is his political future in doubt?

Monday, August 7th, 2017

12:36 | Aug 7th, 2017

The UN imposed new sanctions on North Korea. Will the country agree to stop launching missiles? And in Venezuela, anti-government fighters attacked a military base. Is President Maduro's military support eroding?

Friday, August 4th, 2017

12:41 | Aug 4th, 2017

A grand jury will now be involved in Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into possible coordination between Russia and the Trump campaign. What does this step in the probe mean, as President Trump issues a new rebuke of his critics' focus ...Show More

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

12:32 | Aug 3rd, 2017

President Donald Trump is trying to get tougher on legal immigration, while his approval ratings are at new lows. Could this help shore up his base? Also, Syrian refugees are heading back into Syria, but not necessarily by choice. What awaits them ba...Show More

Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017

12:12 | Aug 2nd, 2017

Republicans and Democrats say they want to work together now to stabilize the insurance markets under the Affordable Care Act. Are they really ready for a bipartisan plan? Plus, Brazil is preparing to vote on removing another president, this time for...Show More

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

11:49 | Aug 1st, 2017

Anthony Scaramucci is out as the White House communications director, as a new chief of staff comes in. How will the West Wing staff turnover impact its agenda going forward? Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is now the fourth head of state to ever...Show More

Monday, July 31st, 2017

12:09 | Jul 31st, 2017

Starting today, we find out how much of a difference retired Gen. John Kelly can make in the White House as the next chief of staff. What's his biggest challenge in this new role? Also, Russia is kicking out hundreds of American diplomats in retaliat...Show More

Friday, July 28th, 2017

12:30 | Jul 28th, 2017

You've made it to the end of the week, but Republican efforts to overturn the Affordable Care Act did not. So what other options remain for the GOP on health care now? Also, the Pentagon says it will wait before acting on a presidential tweet regardi...Show More

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

12:30 | Jul 27th, 2017

The Senate rejected a plan to fully repeal the Affordable Care Act, so what options remain for Republicans on health care? Also, how does President Trump's previous promise to defend LGBT rights match with his call to ban transgender service members ...Show More

Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

12:05 | Jul 26th, 2017

Arizona Sen. John McCain made an emotional return to the Senate after his cancer diagnosis, and narrowly helped his party push forward on an Affordable Care Act repeal. But a vote on a replacement failed. So what's next in the push to change how heal...Show More

Monday, June 12th, 2017

12:04 | Jun 12th, 2017

Anti-corruption protests are underway across Russia. Is the Kremlin getting nervous? Also, the District of Columbia and Maryland plan to sue President Trump on claims he violated the Constitution by accepting millions from foreign governments. How fa...Show More

Friday, June 9, 2017

12:44 | Jun 9th, 2017

Has former FBI Director James Comey built a case for President Trump's alleged obstruction of justice? And Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May has lost her majority in parliament. What does that mean for Brexit?

Thursday, June 8th, 2017

12:40 | Jun 8th, 2017

Will former FBI Director James Comey convince Senators that President Donald Trump tried to influence his Russia probe? And what do Russians make of the ongoing intelligence hearings?

Wednesday, June 7th, 2017

12:26 | Jun 7th, 2017

Iranian news outlets report there have been multiple attacks in Tehran, including a shooting in the parliament building. Also, top intelligence officials testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee today. What will they put on the record?

Tuesday, June 6th, 2017

12:10 | Jun 6th, 2017

The FBI has charged an intelligence contractor for leaking a top-secret report describing Russian election meddling. Will the leak itself overshadow the revelations around Russia's interference?

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

12:09 | May 17th, 2017

Did President Trump ask the former FBI director to drop an investigation of Michael Flynn? And how could sharing intelligence with Russia change the relationship with Israel?

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

12:20 | May 16th, 2017

Did President Trump leak classified information to Russian officials? And what's the view from Tehran ahead of Iran's presidential elections?

Monday, May 15th, 2017

11:47 | May 15th, 2017

Is the latest missile launch in North Korea a game-changer? And how is last week's cyberattack attack playing out in China?

Friday, May 12th, 2017

12:41 | May 12th, 2017

What can we learn from conflicting statements about the firing of James Comey? And how are Russians reacting to this controversy?

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

12:31 | May 11th, 2017

What's the future of the FBI's investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election? And what was the scene at a Republican congressman's town hall last night?

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

12:18 | May 10th, 2017

What prompted President Trump to fire FBI director James Comey? And what, if anything, can Congress do about the firing?

Tuesday, May 9th, 2017

11:50 | May 9th, 2017

Why did President Trump wait to act after learning his national security adviser might be compromised? And will South Korea's election change how the U.S. deals with North Korea?

Monday, May 8, 2017

12:16 | May 8th, 2017

Will President Trump's revised travel ban survive the US appeals court? Also, millions of voters abstained from France's presidential election. Will that undermine the presidency of Emmanuel Macron?

Friday, May 5th, 2017

13:01 | May 5th, 2017

Will voters make Republicans who voted yes on the health care bill pay at the polls in 2018? And what do French voters make of American presidents endorsing their presidential candidates?

Thursday, May 4th, 2017

12:38 | May 4th, 2017

What is bringing moderate Republicans around to the new health care bill? And how will a new executive order shift the balance of church and state?

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

12:43 | Apr 27th, 2017

How will President Trump renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement? And what pressure can China actually put on North Korea?

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

13:01 | Apr 26th, 2017

What is in President Trump's tax proposal? And what does a classified briefing for the entire Senate at the White House say about the situation in North Korea?

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

12:43 | Apr 25th, 2017

Could a 47-year-old treaty hinder President Trump's plans to expand the border wall? And where does the Republican plan to replace Obamacare go from here?

Monday, April 24th, 2017

12:32 | Apr 24th, 2017

What is the United States' strategy in Afghanistan? And will Congress be able to deliver on President Trump's agenda and continue to fund the government?

Friday, April 21st, 2017

12:33 | Apr 21st, 2017

How might the attack in Paris affect France's presidential election? And will Republicans unite behind a new health care proposal?