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Nov 26, 2013 — For our first holiday season in the new headquarters, we're building a new tradition: All Crafts Considered. The arts and crafts expo brings together local artists at NPR HQ on Wednesday, December 11 from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. There's shopping with NPR journalists and extended hours too! Happy Holidays.
Nov 8, 2013 — After several years contributing to NPR's coverage of the media, Eric Deggans is finally getting a business card. This fall marks the start of Deggans' new role as NPR television correspondent, so we caught up with him to find out what's playing on his TV (among other things).
Nov 5, 2013 — A few weeks ago on All Things Considered, NPR Investigative Correspondent Laura Sullivan told the story of Bill Baker, a former inmate at Alcatraz, who came back to spend a night in his former cell. We wanted to know more, so we asked Sullivan a few more questions.
Nov 4, 2013 — We know there's no shortage of NPR fans who love music, and it's time we celebrate your good taste. So keep on spinning your favorite records, enjoying yourself at shows and composing your latest masterpiece. Music lovers, this one's for you.
Sep 27, 2013 — NPR Music's Robin Hilton talks about reinventing the weekend theme song for All Things Considered.
Sep 26, 2013 — Shortly after NPR's busy staff moved into the new building at 1111 North Capitol Street, another, equally busy team, got settled on the green roof: two hives of honey bees.
Sep 24, 2013 — Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! is having a moment. From hitting the big screen to exciting fans with a new look, the news quiz show has had a lot to celebrate this year. Two of the masterminds behind the show explain why you should add the show to your weekly podcast rotation.
Sep 22, 2013 — NPR has an event coming up that let's just call... the answer to your date-planning needs. NPR's newest quiz show, Ask Me Another, is coming to Washington, D.C. to take over NPR HQ's Studio 1 space for a night of pub trivia, house music and comedy on October 10 at 7:00 p.m. (ET).
Sep 11, 2013 — We asked our audience to help us improve our national guide to accessible playgrounds, and it responded, adding or editing hundreds of locations.
Sep 3, 2013 — "A facelift was long overdue, for a brand we knew they outgrew. With design helping hands, we met Peter's demands, now Wait Wait has a look that's new!"