Aug 20, 2014 — Starting Thursday, FXX will air all 552 episodes of The Simpsons in the longest single-series marathon in TV history. Fresh Air listens backs to interviews with the show's creator, writers and actors.
Aug 20, 2014 — NPR's Frank Langfitt discusses the Chinese real estate market, and how officials are selling properties at steep discounts.
Aug 20, 2014 — The extremist group that carried out the beheading of U.S. journalist James Foley engages in "cowardly acts" and "has no place in the 21st century," President Obama said Wednesday.
Aug 20, 2014 — As calls grow for the president to visit Ferguson, Peter O'Dowd reports it's the latest step in a long journey navigating racial tensions.
Aug 20, 2014 — U.S. officials have confirmed the authenticity of a video showing the beheading of the American journalist.
Aug 20, 2014 — Speaking from Martha's Vineyard, the president commented on the video showing the killing of journalist James Foley by ISIS militants.
Aug 20, 2014 — Covering protests over an Ebola quarantine, NPR photographer David Gilkey found himself in the middle of a riot. He says he doesn't know what was scarier — the bullets or the health risks.
Aug 20, 2014 — Mario Cotto of KCRW shares a number of new sounds in dance music out of the United Kingdom and New York City.
Aug 20, 2014 — The change in the school district's policy is the culmination of a long fight by judges, government officials, advocates and attorneys.
Aug 20, 2014 — The team is out to win the Little League Championship and in the process, they've captured the heart of their home city of Philadelphia.