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'Anything's Possible' is a Gen Z rom-com — with a Black trans girl at the center

Friday, July 22, 2022

NPR's Juana Summers talks with actress Eva Reign, who stars in Billy Poter's directorial debut, Anything's Possible, about what the film meant for her.


How to keep your pets cool and safe during a heat wave

Wednesday, July 20, 2022

NPR's Juana Summers talks with Sy Woon, the Florida representative for the Humane Society Veterinary Medical Association, about how to care for pets during heat waves.


A head injury gave Ingrid amnesia. Then came the journey to rediscover her history

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

Author Ingrid Rojas Contreras was forced to relearn the supernatural legacy of her family when faced with an injury that left her with amnesia.


In her memoir, author Ingrid Rojas Contreras shares her family's mystical history

Monday, July 18, 2022

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with author Ingrid Rojas Contreras about her memoir, The Man Who Could Move Clouds, and how writing it helped her rediscover herself after losing her memory.


Pastor in Buffalo speaks on what's next as supermarket store reopens after shooting

Friday, July 15, 2022

NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with Bishop Darius Pridgen, president of the Buffalo Common Council, about what's next for the community as the supermarket where 10 people were killed reopened Friday.


A pilot shortage that's been brewing for years adds to the summer travel chaos

Friday, July 01, 2022

The pipeline of new pilots has been shrinking for years. As summer travel demand increases, the shortage is adding to the strain in airlines and chaos at the airports.


One doctor's experience in a mid-flight emergency opens questions about medical kits

Wednesday, June 29, 2022

Dr. Andrea Merrill was on a flight to Portugal when she suddenly found herself helping in a mid-air medical emergency. Soon after landing, she raised the alarm about the medical kit on the plane.


Head of Planned Parenthood on what's next in the fight for abortion rights

Friday, June 24, 2022

NPR's Ailsa Chang speaks with the president and CEO of Planned Parenthood Alexis McGill Johnson about the future of abortion access after the Supreme Court's ruling overturning Roe v. Wade.


One doctor's experience in a mid-flight emergency opened questions about medical kits

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Dr. Andrea Merrill assisted a medical emergency on a flight, but found the emergency medical kit insufficient. By sharing her story, she found other professionals who have faced similar frustrations.


What tiny towns in rural America can teach the cities about adaptation

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

One couple has made it their mission to document buildings and signs across the country. In doing so, they have busted a few myths and maybe even their own misconceptions about modern rural America.


10 years after DACA was announced, Dreamers remain in limbo

Friday, June 17, 2022

Ten years ago, the Obama administration announced the DACA program to protect certain young immigrants in the U.S. from being deported. Two Dreamers reflect on the years since.


As DACA turns 10, some recipients are split between celebration and frustration

Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Ten years ago, the Obama administration announced Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival. NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with DACA recipients Diana Pliego and Esder Chong about the past decade.


What the shooting in Uvalde has meant for the Latino community

Saturday, June 04, 2022

While the nation is reeling from the shooting in Uvalde, Texas, the Latino community is being hit particularly hard as they see the names and photos of the victims who look and sound like them.


For Latinos, the Uvalde shooting has an extra layer of grief and trauma

Friday, June 03, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with Maria Maldonado-Morales, clinical social worker at Texas Children's Hospital, about the way Latinos have felt after the shooting in Uvalde.


Here's the scoop on vegan ice cream — and why it's everywhere now

Tuesday, May 31, 2022

There's more variety than ever with plant-based ice cream, from the freezers of your grocery store to your local scoop shop. How come?


Better taste and texture have made non-dairy ice cream more popular

Monday, May 30, 2022

Plant-based ice creams are more popular and accessible now than ever before. For people looking to try some this summer, some experts share their recommendations.


A Sandy Hook Advisory Commission member reflects on the group's work and years since

Friday, May 27, 2022

NPR's Sacha Pfeiffer speaks with Ron Chivinski, a teacher at Newtown Middle School, about his work serving the Sandy Hook Advisory Commission after the mass shooting 10 years ago.


A handbook aims to help local officials with the first 24 hours after a mass shooting

Thursday, May 26, 2022

NPR's Sacha Pfeiffer speaks with one of the creators of a "mass shooting checklist" designed to help mayors and city managers in the first 24 hours after one of these attacks.


A Ukrainian medic recorded footage of her time in Mariupol — then sent it to the AP

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

NPR's Sacha Pfeiffer talks with Lori Hinnant, investigative correspondent with the Associated Press, about the story of a Ukrainian medic who recorded footage of her time in Mariupol.


When her son died, a woman turned to gardening. Now, she feeds her entire community

Sunday, May 22, 2022

Jenna Fournel lost her son in the fall of 2019. To keep his spirit alive, and connect with her community during the pandemic, she expanded her garden and shared the goods with neighbors for free.