Aug 21, 2014 — The State Department lauded the fundraising phenomenon, but said the participation of high-profile diplomats, such as ambassadors, violates internal policy.
Aug 21, 2014 — Foley was held hostage in Syria for nearly two years before he was killed by his captors. GlobalPost co-founder Phil Balboni tells Fresh Air's Terry Gross about his efforts to win Foley's release.
Aug 21, 2014 — In his first graphic novel, Jules Feiffer, 85, has returned to the seedy comic strips, hard boiled novels and B movies of his youth. Maureen Corrigan says it's "a mulligan stew of murder and desire."
Aug 21, 2014 — Before Ponty came to the States, he already had his concept. Fresh Air critic Kevin Whitehead reviews the digital reissue of Sunday Walk.
Aug 21, 2014 — Resident chef Kathy Gunst has all sorts of ideas for how to cook with summer tomatoes. She shares several recipes.
Aug 21, 2014 — The Army is meeting its targets, but the man who runs recruiting says finding qualified candidates in the 17 to 24 age group can be difficult.
Aug 21, 2014 — Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, discusses recovery and release of the American patients.
Aug 21, 2014 — Hot 104.1 DJ Boogie D discusses why he turned off the music and gave residents the opportunity to voice their concerns on the radio.
Aug 21, 2014 — National media attention for much of the past two weeks has been focused on a small stretch of West Florissant Avenue. A little over a mile away is South Florissant Road, which has been much quieter.
Aug 21, 2014 — Host Jessica Harris speaks with Jonathan Bush, co-founder of Athenahealth, a company that helps doctors manage patient's medical records. Harris also speaks with Dan Yates, the co-founder of Opower.