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For Two Sarajevo Women, A Chance Friendship Forged In The Ashes Of War

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 3:15pm

A chance encounter in Sarajevo brings together two women of different generations, survivors of different wars, who connect over their shared loss.

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To Understand Putin's Policy, Dissect The Kremlin's Inner Circles

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 3:15pm

Some foreign policy analysts say that factions in Moscow are competing to influence Russian President Vladimir Putin as he decides policy on Ukraine. Others say that Putin is pursuing his own line.

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Faker Tots: The 'Kids' In Sing-Alongs Aren't So Young As You May Think

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 3:15pm

Sometimes the kids you hear on records for kids aren't really kids. In fact, there's a crew of adult singers in Nashville that specializes in sounding young — very young.

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Facing A Mass-Mailing Deadline, Lawmakers Get Frank Fast

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 3:15pm

According to federal election law, members of Congress can't do official mass mailings — or other mass communications — within 90 days of an election. That deadline is approaching.

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Star Witness Steps Up To The Stand In McDonnell's Corruption Trial

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 3:15pm

The corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell continues to unfold, as the prosecution's feature witness, Star Scientific's Jonnie Williams, testified against McDonnell and his wife.

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Sierra Leone Declares Quarantine, As Ebola Outbreak Worsens

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 3:15pm

A surge of new cases in West Africa's Ebola virus outbreak has health officials worried that the epidemic is getting worse. Sierra Leone, for one, has declared a state of emergency, sending in troops to quarantine some of the hardest hit communities.

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Maggie Gyllenhaal Is 'The Honorable Woman': A Series Both Ruthless And Rewarding

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 1:58pm

The eight-part drama that begins Thursday stars Maggie Gyllenhaal as a British baroness with an Israeli passport. She's a fearless actor in a show full of kidnappings, seductions and betrayals.

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Vinnie Bharara and Marc Lore, Co-Founders Of Diapers.com

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 1:54pm

Host Jessica Harris speaks with Vinnie Bharara and Marc Lore, co-founders of Diapers.com. Harris also speaks with Jonathan Cedar, co-founder of Biolite.

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Seeking A Saner Food System, Three Times A Day

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 1:54pm

Commentator Barbara J. King says the book Farmageddon offers useful advice on how to take a stand against industrialized animal farming in the fight to forge a better future for our planet.

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