Mary Louise Kelly

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What It Was Like To Report From Iran Last Week

Monday, January 13, 2020

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks about her week of reporting in Iran — just after the targeted killing of a top Iranian general by the U.S. Kelly was one of few Americans reporting in Iran last week.


What Tehran Residents Had To Say As They Went To Friday Prayers

Friday, January 10, 2020

After a week of intense news, Iranians share their thoughts on tensions between their country and the United States on the way to Friday prayers in Tehran.


Recent Events That Increased Tensions Between The U.S. And Iran

Friday, January 10, 2020

Tensions spiked a week ago when an Iranian general was killed in a U.S.-ordered drone strike — Iran retaliated. And, investigators probe whether an Iranian missile downed a Ukrainian jetliner.


Inside A Salon In Tehran

Thursday, January 09, 2020

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly goes where male reporters in Iran can't — a beauty salon in Tehran — to understand how women in the city are feeling about the current U.S.-Iran tensions.


The Waiting Is Over. Iran Retaliates For Killing Of Top General

Wednesday, January 08, 2020

More than a dozen ballistic missiles targeted two military bases in Iraq that house U.S. and coalition forces. The attack comes less than a week after a U.S. drone strike killed an Iranian commander.


Iran Mourns Slain Gen. Qassem Soleimani, And Vows Revenge

Monday, January 06, 2020

Hundreds of thousands of Iranians mourned the death of Qassem Soleimani on the streets of Tehran today, expressing outrage at President Trump for the targeted killing of the commanding general.


Crowds Turn Out In Iran For Gen. Sulemani's Funeral Procession

Monday, January 06, 2020

Following last week's killing of Gen. Qassim Sulemaini in a U.S. drone strike, his funeral procession has been moving from city to city. On Monday it reached the Iranian capital Tehran.


A 'Truth And Clarity' Cocktail To Carry Us Into 2020

Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Barman Eddie Kim visits All Things Considered to share a drink for ringing in 2020. He named the whisky and vermouth cocktail for the vibes he's hoping for in the new year, truth and clarity.


4 Months And Counting, An Acting Intelligence Chief In The Hot Seat

Friday, December 20, 2019

It's the longest that the director of national intelligence role has been unfilled since its creation 15 years ago. And the delay has implications for the U.S. intelligence community and beyond.


Republican Rep. Doug Collins On Impeachment

Friday, December 06, 2019

Rep. Doug Collins, the top Republican on the House Judiciary Committee, sat down with NPR after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Democrats would move forward with articles of impeachment.


Special Report: Takeaways From Day 3 Of Testimony In The Public Impeachment Hearings

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Four witnesses testified before the House Intelligence Committee on Tuesday in the impeachment inquiry into President Trump.


Special Coverage: Day 2 Of The Public Impeachment Inquiry Hearings

Friday, November 15, 2019

Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch testified before Congress on the second day of public hearings in the House impeachment inquiry into President Trump.


Former U.N. Ambassador Haley: Trump Actions 'Not A Good Practice' But Not Impeachable

Monday, November 11, 2019

In an interview with NPR about her new book, former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley said she made an effort to avoid "toxic" and "trashy" Washington — and that she'll campaign for Trump in 2020.


As Democrats Prepare To Take Power In Virginia, Gov. Northam Focuses On Gun Control

Friday, November 08, 2019

Democrats will soon control Virginia for the first time since 1993. Gov. Ralph Northam tells NPR: "With a Democratic Senate and House, I believe we can move forward with common sense gun legislation."


Why Edward Norton Moved 'Motherless Brooklyn' To The New York Of Robert Moses

Friday, November 01, 2019

The actor stars in — and directs, and wrote the screenplay for — his adaptation of Jonathan Lethem's detective novel. But he moved it to the 1950s to mine a dark side of NYC history.


How The Relationship Between Trump And His Spy Chiefs Soured

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

The CIA whistleblower complaint that sparked the impeachment inquiry is just the latest in a history of bad blood. And the mistrust Trump has for U.S. intelligence could pose a national security risk.


A History Of Trump's Broken Ties To The U.S. Intelligence Community

Monday, October 28, 2019

President Trump had high praise for his intelligence officers after the death of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. But his relationship with the intelligence community has been strained for years.


Edna O'Brien On 6 Decades Of Writing 'Very Difficult Stories' About Women

Friday, October 11, 2019

In Girl, a young woman in Nigeria is abducted by Boko Haram — and that's just the beginning. For nearly 60 years, its Irish author has written about women "both as victims and as fighters, combined."


Lauren Groff's Literary Mission: Recovering A Lost Short Story Master

Thursday, October 03, 2019

Nancy Hale won multiple literary prizes, and her writing shaped the early identity of The New Yorker. Now, she's mostly forgotten, but that may change with the release of a new edition of her work.


Marie's Rape Was Deemed 'Unbelievable.' Kaitlyn Dever Portrays Her Story

Thursday, September 12, 2019

The actress was last seen starring in the high school comedy Booksmart. But her newest character, on a new Netflix series, is a woman who recants being raped. It's based on a true story.