Lauren Hodges

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Kylie Minogue On Making Dance Music In A Year Without Discos

Friday, November 06, 2020

"Disco lights shine out of the darkness," says the pop veteran, who channels lockdown despair into glittery escapism on her 15th album, simply titled Disco.


Tips For Starting Or Continuing Mental Health Care From Home

Monday, April 06, 2020

As states issue stay-at-home orders to combat the coronavirus, people are struggling with anxiety, stress and depression. NPR's Life Kit explains how to start or continue mental health care from home.


Encore: Reflections From Conversations With Women In Comedy

Monday, February 17, 2020

NPR's Audie Cornish looks back on her series of conversations with women navigating the male-dominated world of comedy.


Trixie Mattel Balances Genre, History And Humor On 'Barbara'

Tuesday, February 04, 2020

The drag performer and RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars champion talks to NPR's Ari Shapiro about her folk and country music icons and performs a song from her new album.


Reflections From Conversations With Women In Comedy

Thursday, January 30, 2020

For the past six months, NPR's Audie Cornish has held a series of conversations with women navigating the male-dominated world of comedy. Here are some highlights.


Going To Therapy Can Be Hard, Especially For Immigrants — Here's How To Start

Thursday, January 23, 2020

Immigrants face unique stressors that may contribute to mental health problems — and are less likely to seek help for them. Here are some of the best ways for immigrant communities to start therapy.


Kristin Chenoweth Is Doing It 'For The Girls'

Friday, September 27, 2019

On her latest album, For The Girls, Kristin Chenoweth covers classic songs originally recorded by women who inspire her and duets with Dolly Parton, Ariana Grande and more.


Female CEOs Blast 'Forbes' List Of Innovative Leaders That Includes Only One Woman

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

The sole woman, Barbara Rentler of Ross Stores, clocked in at No. 75. Dozens of female CEOs have signed a letter demanding Forbes do better. Anne Wojcicki of DNA testing company 23andMe is among them.


Oil Seen Leaking From Hurricane-Hit Facility On Grand Bahama Island

Friday, September 06, 2019

Eyewitness images and satellite pictures show oil that seeped from tanks at a major storage terminal on the island's eastern side. The terminal's owner says it was damaged by Hurricane Dorian.


Common Takes Time To Heal On 'Let Love'

Monday, September 02, 2019

Common, the Chicago-hailing rapper, actor and activist, talks with NPR's Ailsa Chang about his latest album, Let Love, and appreciating stillness in order to make it.


Hannah Gadsby: If Political Correctness Can Kill Comedy, It's Already Dead

Thursday, June 27, 2019

The Australian comedian publicly called it quits in her breakout special, Nanette, last year. That only got more people to pay attention. She now returns with a new tour, Douglas.


How The Trump Administration's Transgender Troop Ban Is Affecting One Military Family

Thursday, April 11, 2019

The Trump administration gave transgender service members a deadline to secure a medical diagnosis before the new ban took hold. But military families are struggling with the accelerated timeline.


GOP Leaders Make Peace With Trump In Favor Of 'Unified Republican Government'

Wednesday, November 09, 2016

After months of criticism, top congressional Republicans were quick to congratulate Donald Trump's win and promised to work together to enact GOP policy priorities.


In Closing Ads, Trump Goes Dark While Clinton Goes Cozy

Monday, November 07, 2016

Donald Trump's and Hillary Clinton's final appeals to voters display a stark difference in how each candidate ran for president.


Trump Pushes Health Care, Clinton Scandals Despite His Own Looming Court Dates

Tuesday, November 01, 2016

Donald Trump again vows to repeal and replace Obamacare, this time in a policy-laden speech following several days of gleefully endorsing the FBI director's controversial letter to Congress.


FACT CHECK: Should Mosul Campaign Have Been A 'Sneak Attack,' As Trump Said?

Tuesday, November 01, 2016

In the last days of the presidential election, experts are questioning whether Donald Trump's public stances on defense strategy present him as a qualified commander in chief.


Did FBI Director James Comey's Email Announcement Break The Law?

Monday, October 31, 2016

Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid says FBI Director James Comey violated the Hatch Act — a law barring public officials from influencing elections.


#NPRreads: Four Great Reads Worth Going Out Of Your Way For

Saturday, July 23, 2016

Correspondents, editors and producers from our newsroom share the pieces that have kept them reading, using the #NPRreads hashtag. Each weekend, we highlight some of the best stories.


London's Big Ben To Go Silent For Repairs

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Next year, the bell at London's landmark clock will not toll the hours for a few months while repairs are made. It's only the third period of silence in the past 157 years.


Former Cleveland Browns QB Johnny Manziel Is Indicted On Assault Charge

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

A Dallas County grand jury indicted the 2012 Heisman Trophy winner after an ex-girlfriend accused him of hitting her and rupturing her eardrum earlier this year.