10:35am Jul 21, 2017
News News

New Lawsuit Says 'Bathroom Bill' Effects Are Still Being Felt

Transgender people in North Carolina are still effectively prevented from using restrooms matching their gender identity under a law that replaced the state's "bathroom bill" earlier this year, acc

Local
10:35am Jul 21, 2017
News News

New Lawsuit Says 'Bathroom Bill' Effects Are Still Being Felt

Transgender people in North Carolina are still effectively prevented from using restrooms matching their gender identity under a law that replaced the state's "bathroom bill" earlier this year, acc

National
5:27pm Jul 22, 2017
National National Politics & Government

The Week In Politics: Spicer Is Out; Scaramucci Is In

It's been a busy week in politics: Sean Spicer steps down as White House spokesperson; investigation into the Trump campaign and Russia continues with new leads, and it was Made In America week.
5:27pm Jul 22, 2017
National National

Detroit Postcard: Empty Promises Post Rebellion

Pat Watts of Detroit was 16 years old during the uprising of 1967. She reflects on the fears she felt at that time. What started as a rebellion for equality became unfulfilled promises by leaders.
World
8:08am Jul 22, 2017
World News World News Environment

Sharing Resources Across Countries To Fight Wildfires

Fires are burning in British Columbia. Scott Simon talks to Alan Goodwin of the Australasian Fire and Emergency Service Authorities Council, a program that shares firefighters with other countries.
Arts
DC Superhero Girls: Summer Olympus
8:08am Jul 22, 2017
Books Books Arts

Yes, Some Comics Are For Kids — And They're Big Business

What's the best way to get people reading comics? Hook 'em young. And comics for early readers are booming — even big publishers like DC, famed for grim and gritty, are getting in on the action.
8:08am Jul 22, 2017
Arts Arts

What It's Like To Be A 'Breakup/Divorce Coach'

Breaking up is hard to do, as the song says. If you're stuck, you can always call Natalia Juarez, a breakup expert based in Toronto. NPR's Scott Simon talks with her about her business.
Minecraft:The Island by Max Brooks
Del Rey
7:00am Jul 22, 2017
Books Books Arts

Life Lessons (With Zombies) In 'Minecraft: The Island'

Max Brooks' latest novel is set in the world of the popular video game Minecraft — and once you get past that, it has a lot of valuable ideas for young readers, cleverly disguised with plenty of fun.