Closure Of Chicago Mental Health Clinics Looms

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/151546358/151553414" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Three years ago, Rufus McDonald found historic documents in an abandoned house and took them to a rare-books dealer. The papers and books belonged to Richard T. Greener, a 19th century intellectual who was the first African-American to graduate from Harvard University. Cheryl Corley/NPR hide caption

toggle caption Cheryl Corley/NPR

Discovery Sparks Interest In Forgotten Black Scholar

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/151227283/151231554" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Dannaer Fields, who went by Donna, is shown in this undated photo. She was one of three people killed in Friday's shootings in Tulsa, Okla. Courtesy Of News On 6 hide caption

toggle caption Courtesy Of News On 6

Tulsa Shooting Victim Had Turned Her Life Around

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/150399987/150406757" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Police: Suspects Confess To Tulsa Shooting Spree

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/150335243/150335580" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Alvin Watts (left), 33, and Jacob England, 19, were arrested following an appeal to the public to help police solve the five shootings that happened Friday. A police spokesman said the two face three counts of first-degree murder and two counts of shooting with intent to kill. AFP/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption AFP/Getty Images

'Premature' To Call Tulsa Shootings Hate Crimes

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/150264128/150268504" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Florida State Attorney Angela Corey (center) has been assigned to lead the investigation into the shooting death of Florida teenager Trayvon Martin. Kelly Jordan/The Florida Times-Union hide caption

toggle caption Kelly Jordan/The Florida Times-Union

Trayvon Martin Case: Attorney Choice Sparks Division

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/149685179/149745128" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. and his wife, Chicago alderman Sandi Jackson, ask each other for their support and votes as they arrive at a polling station for early voting in Chicago on March 9. M. Spencer Green/AP hide caption

toggle caption M. Spencer Green/AP

Jesse Jackson Jr. Makes Final Push To Win Primary

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/148764722/148902992" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

The University of North Dakota's Brad Eidsness makes a save during a game against the Minnesota Golden Gophers. Since 2005, there have been a series of lawsuits and legislative actions over the nickname for the school's athletic teams, the "Fighting Sioux." Josh Holmberg/AP hide caption

toggle caption Josh Holmberg/AP

Voters May Break Up Fight Over 'Fighting Sioux'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/148227969/148654727" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Jane Addams Hull House To End Immigrant Services

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/145950493/145950621" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Online Lottery Could Be Coming To A State Near You

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/145647048/145688487" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

At Least 100 Sears, Kmart Stores To Close

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/144335736/144335876" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Applicants fill out forms at a Miami jobs fair hosted by the Congressional Black Caucus. An NPR/Kaiser survey found blacks make up about 10 percent of the full-time working population but 27 percent of the long-term unemployed. Lynne Sladky/AP hide caption

toggle caption Lynne Sladky/AP

For Black Americans, A Longer Time Without Work

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/144129125/144173357" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Blagojevich's 14-Year Term Starts In February

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/143333608/143333769" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript