Inflation is high. The GDP has shrunk. But the job market has never been better. The Washington Post's Damian Paletta helps make sense of the U.S. economy today.
House builders are beginning to pull back from constructing new homes due to a cooling market and high mortgage rates. This comes at a time when the consequences of the nation's housing shortage have spread to small and midsize cities throughout the country.
Fifty years after the Tuskegee study, Diane talks to Harvard's Evelynn Hammonds about the intersection of race and medicine in the United States, and the lessons from history that can help us understand health inequities today.
Pills, the right to travel and fetal personhood laws -- Diane talks to Temple University Law School's Rachel Rebouché about what's next in the fight over abortion in the U.S.
The House committee investigating the insurrection presented evidence that Trump's inner circle communicated with far-right extremist groups, including the Oath Keepers, prior to January 6, 2020.
What's happened to groups like the Oath Keepers and Proud Boys post-January 6, and the ongoing threat of far-right extremism in this country. Diane talks to Sam Jackson, author of "Oath Keepers: Patriotism and the Edge of Violence in a Right-Wing Antigovernment Group"
Cooke points to the mating habits of female lions as an example of behavior that goes against our sex-based expectations.
For centuries science described male animals as aggressive, promiscuous, and dominant, and females as pretty much the opposite. Author Lucy Cooke says we got it wrong and updates our understanding of the queens of the animal kingdom.