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Rafting the Grand Canyon is a wondrous adventure but the first time, 150 years ago, no one knew what the canyon was like.
Uneasy allies on the edge await President Trump at the NATO summit in Brussels. We’ll look at the high stakes.
Women living alone. The numbers are up and so is their happiness. We’ll unpack reasons why and why they’re liking it
A nominee for the seat of swing voter Anthony Kennedy. We’ll unpack President Trump’s pick for the next Supreme Court Justice.
The depth of Russian interference in U.S. elections is deeper and darker than you know. A top reporter who has covered it all, reveals the chilling facts.
Top reporters open their notebooks share what they’re watching for in the week ahead.
We hit the gas pedal on classic moments of the family road trip. We’ll talk with the author of the new book “Don’t Make Me Pull Over!”
Supreme Court job interviews. Parent deportation forms controversy. Leftist wins Mexico’s presidency in a landslide. The roundtable takes it all on board.
America has a love affair with advice columns. We’ll tour the rich history and racy questions from a new generation.
Family time versus screen time. Anya Kamenetz, NPR’s digital reporter and mother of two, says they really can co-exist.
Jazz pianist Robert Glasper remixes Miles Davis with modern hip-hop, soul and R&B. He joins us.
A 100-thousand mile journey across America in a single prop plane. Writers James and Deborah Fallows found a country busy remaking itself. They join us.
Get Back In The Kitchen With Sam Sifton And Melissa Clark
ABC News anchor Elizabeth Vargas joins us for a frank conversation about her battle with alcoholism.
Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson has cosmic questions about space and time. He’ll bring it all down to earth for us.
What happens when opioids ravage the lives of mothers and fathers? A surge in foster children. Opioids and the crisis in foster care.
Novelist and birding enthusiast Jonathan Franzen joins us to talk about the beauty, wonder and threats facing the world’s birds.
A community newsroom carries on after five of their own are murdered.
Trump to Putin: See you in Helsinki. Supreme Court shakeup. Sarah Sanders and civility. Harley Davidson and tariffs. Family reunification deadline. The roundtable takes it all onboard.
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