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At the State Department on Friday the U.S. and Cuba held high level talks as they try to thaw a half century freeze in relations. They are working on plans to upgrade diplomatic posts in Havana and Washington, D.C. to full embassies.
Eastern Boys begins as a home invasion story but evolves to something more c...
NPR film critic Bob Mondello reviews Eastern Boys, a French film that is half love story, half home invasion drama.
When Annie Clark was assaulted in 2007 she said the response from her univer...
Survivors Annie Clark and Andrea Pino brought a Title IX complaint against the University of North Carolina. "This is not about UNC," Clark says. "We're not doing this to vilify our institution."
Alan Cheuse reviews a new experimental novel by Tom McCarthy called Satin Island.
Royal elder Prince El Hassan bin Talal talks to Robert Siegel about the country's role in fighting terrorism and extremism. He concludes that the Arab world needs more literacy to combat fanaticism.
On Sunday, CBS debuts Battle Creek, a new police drama set in small town Michigan that was dreamt up by the creator of Breaking Bad and executive produced by the creator of House.