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For the last 10 weeks, NPR has followed eight runners in their preparations for the Boston Marathon. Two members of the group, which is dubbed the NPR 8, offer snippets from their audio diaries.
In the hiring process, there are things employers aren't permitted to ask, l...
In the hiring process, employers aren't allowed to ask certain things, like if you go to church or intend to have children. But is it OK for employers to check social media sites for this information?
A '70s con artist (Christian Bale, right) is forced to team up with an FBI a...
David O. Russell, director of American Hustle and Silver Linings Playbook, first spoke with Terry Gross back in 1994. In February, he told her that after 20 years, he's finally met his aspirations.
Mad Men — starring Jon Hamm as Don Draper — returns for its seventh and ...
The AMC period drama returns Sunday, with the usual shroud of secrecy that makes it difficult — but not impossible — to review. Fresh Air critic David Bianculli does his best.
CBS announced Thursday that the spot held by David Letterman for 21 years will go to Stephen Colbert.
In the biggest one-day drop in nearly two and a half years, the Nasdaq fell 3 percent on Thursday.