2:02pm Aug 17, 2018
Politics & Government Politics & Government

Senator Richard Burr Opens Up About Russia Probe

For much of the last two years, Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr has been the Russia investigator who is seen but rarely heard on Capitol Hill.

10:54am Aug 17, 2018
Business Business

FedEx To Add 400 Jobs At PTI Hub

FedEx has announced a new round of hiring in Greensboro. The company is looking to fill about 400 positions.

3:48pm Aug 16, 2018
Music & Culture Music & Culture

Triad Musicians Remember The 'Queen Of Soul,' Aretha Franklin

Triad musicians are celebrating the life of the “Queen of Soul” today.

The publicist for Aretha Franklin announced that she died at her home in Detroit at the age of 76.

6:01pm Aug 17, 2018
National National Religion

Survivor Of Pennsylvania Clergy Sex Abuse Shares His Story

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Jim VanSickle about surviving the abuse he suffered at the hands of a priest in the Catholic church — one of more than 300 named in Pennsylvania's grand jury report on clergy abuse.
5:57pm Aug 17, 2018
National National Politics & Government

Trump Postpones Military Parade, Citing High Costs

President Trump has postponed the military parade planned for November after complaints about its anticipated cost. He said he will instead attend the Armistice Day parade in Paris.
Awkwafina appears on Ask Me Another at the Bell House in Brooklyn, New York.
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12:20pm Aug 17, 2018
Arts Arts

Awkwafina: 'No Turning Back'

Awkwafina, the breakout star of Ocean's 8 and Crazy Rich Asians, reflects on her can't-turn-back moment that led to viral success. Then, she recommends New York City's finest public restrooms.
10:04am Aug 17, 2018
World News World News Arts

Tyler Cowen: Do The Numbers Give Us The Full Picture?

When it comes to global progress, Tyler Cowen says there's much more to the story than numbers can tell. And it's important, he says, to pay attention to the inherent "messiness" of the data.