Jul 9, 2012 — NPR's Linda Wertheimer walks the halls of power — and the local cafes — with crime novelist Mike Lawson, whose Joe DeMarco books serve up murder and mayhem in the nation's capital.
Jan 6, 2009 — Most of the world may not miss the departing president, who has drawn rock-bottom approval ratings and a couple of flying shoes near his head. Though his record isn't exactly glowing, he's done some good — and prevented the worst from happening.
Dec 16, 2008 — Caroline Kennedy has never held public office. She's not associated with any particular political issue and has spent her entire life, "avoiding the spotlight." Nonetheless, Kennedy stands a good chance of going to the Senate. And that possibility reveals some unpleasant truths about American democracy.