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Remembering The 1989 Massacre Of Jesuits In El Salvador

Friday, November 15, 2019

On Nov. 16, 1989, six Jesuit priests, their housekeeper and her teenage daughter were killed by a group of U.S.-backed soldiers in El Salvador's capital.


Sacha Baron Cohen Goes Undercover Again — But Not For Laughs

Thursday, September 05, 2019

In the new Netflix series The Spy, the comic master of disguises portrays an Israeli intelligence agent who embeds in Syria during the early 1960s. It's based on the true story of Eli Cohen.


Family Of El Paso Victims Speaks Out

Wednesday, August 07, 2019

Andre and Jordan Anchondo were among the 22 people killed after Saturday's shooting in El Paso. The Anchondo family says the couple died trying to shield their 2-month-old son from gunfire.


How To Talk With Kids About Violent Attacks In The News

Tuesday, August 06, 2019

NPR's David Greene talks with Dr. David Schonfeld, director of the National Center for School Crisis and Bereavement about how to talk to children about mass shootings and trauma.


Aldis Hodge, A 30-Year Acting Veteran At Age 32, On 'City On A Hill'

Friday, June 14, 2019

In the Showtime drama, the actor plays an assistant district attorney who teams up with a corrupt (and racist) FBI veteran in 1990s Boston. "We play the honesty of it," Hodge says.


'We Wanted To Be Larger Than Life': Paul Stanley Of KISS On Almost 50 Years Of Rock

Friday, May 10, 2019

Paul Stanley, lead singer of KISS, looks back on the heavy metal band's legacy and talks about retiring from touring at the end of 2019.


'Pray For Me': Nicaraguan Priest Threatened With Death Reaches Out To Niece In U.S.

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

The private Jesuit university in Managua, Nicaragua, where priest Chepe Idiáquez works is one of a series of Catholic institutions that have been attacked, as the country's yearlong unrest continues.


A Thousand People In The Street: 'For What It's Worth' Captured Youth In Revolt

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Though often associated with the Vietnam War, Buffalo Springfield's signature song was inspired by a confrontation back home, which erupted on a few famous blocks in Los Angeles.


In His Return To Stand-Up, Ken Jeong Tells His Wife: 'You Complete Me'

Thursday, February 14, 2019

The doctor-turned-actor released a new comedy special on Valentine's Day. It's dedicated to the woman whose sense of humor, especially while facing aggressive breast cancer, made his career possible.


UCLA Coach Helps Star Gymnast Find Her Way Back To A Sport She Loves

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

A video of star gymnast Katelyn Ohashi's "perfect 10" floor routine shows her smiling and beaming. But it hasn't always been this way. UCLA Coach Valorie Kondos Field helped her rekindle that joy.


Jeff Goldblum The Jazz Artist? Life, Uh, Finds A Way

Friday, November 09, 2018

At his weekly gigs in L.A. — and now on a new live album — you'll find the actor playing keys one moment, holding court with attendees the next and just generally being ... well, Jeff Goldblum.


A 'Voice For The Voiceless': Sainthood For El Salvador's Archbishop Óscar Romero

Friday, October 12, 2018

Romero was an outspoken champion of the poor who pleaded for social justice during a time of widespread violence. On Sunday, Romero will be canonized as a saint at the Vatican.


'We Had To Do It Ourselves': Joan Jett Looks Back On Being A Conduit For Women In Rock

Friday, September 28, 2018

Joan Jett shredded her way through rock and roll's glass ceiling from the 1970s on. Jett and her longtime producer, Kenny Laguna, talk about leaving a rock legacy and the new documentary, 'Bad Reputation.'


In 'Operation Finale,' Ben Kingsley Summons The Evil Of A Holocaust Architect

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

A new film sees the veteran actor portraying Adolf Eichmann, a Nazi SS officer responsible for transporting millions of Jews to death camps, as he is brought to justice well after World War II.


A New Wave Of Meth Overloads Communities Struggling With Opioids

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Meth has made a resurgence, and in some communities already stressed by opioid addiction it's doubling the burden on first responders, the criminal justice system and schools.


The Pressures Of Being An Interpreter At A High-Stakes Summit

Monday, June 11, 2018

President Trump doesn't speak Korean and little is known about Kim Jong Un's English skills. The best interpreters serve as both linguists and diplomats. They understand the politics behind the words.


In 'Hey Mom,' Louie Anderson Has A Laugh With His Leading Lady

Friday, March 30, 2018

The actor and stand-up comedian has channeled his late mother in his work for years. Hey Mom is Louie's way of catching her up on everything that's been going on in his life.


How 1,000 Volvos Ended Up In North Korea — And Made A Diplomatic Difference

Monday, December 04, 2017

In the 1970s, Sweden shipped Volvos to North Korea as part of an ill-fated trade deal. North Korea never paid for the cars. But Sweden remains an important Western diplomatic presence in Pyongyang.


Labor Day Demonstrators Turn Out In LA To Protest Possible DACA Changes

Tuesday, September 05, 2017

President Trump is expected to phase out the DACA program. That decision could affect some 800,000 people who arrived in the U.S. as children without legal immigration status.


Watching Foreign Movies Is Illegal In North Korea, But Some Do It Anyway

Wednesday, July 05, 2017

"The idea that North Korea is an information black hole is simply not true anymore," says reporter James Pearson. There's a brisk black-market trade in illicit media on USB sticks and micro SD cards.