A cleanup worker vacuums oil near sullied marsh grass in Barataria Bay on the coast of Louisiana. Patrick Semansky/AP hide caption

toggle caption Patrick Semansky/AP

How Will The Gulf Oil Spill Affect Human Health?

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/128008826/128024380" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Worry Not Steve Herberman Trio
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Worry Not
Album
Action: Reaction
Artist
Steve Herberman Trio

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Be Nimble Steve Herberman Trio
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Be Nimble
Album
Action: Reaction
Artist
Steve Herberman Trio

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Beacon and Kent Pullman
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Beacon and Kent
Album
Turnstyles and Junkpiles
Artist
Pullman

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

So Breaks Yesterday Pullman
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
So Breaks Yesterday
Album
Turnstyles and Junkpiles
Artist
Pullman

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Ollantay Expresión

Anything Seemed Possible: Tom Cruise and then-wife Nicole Kidman arrive at the premiere of Cruise's massive blockbuster hit, Mission: Impossible. Vince Bucci hide caption

toggle caption Vince Bucci

Tom Cruise And Hollywood's Superstar Crisis

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/128024402/128024385" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

He Shoots, He Scores: Tom Cruise stars as a gentlemanly secret agent who's equally adept at delivering compliments and riding motorcycles backward. Cameron Diaz plays his hapless-bystander foil. Frank Masi/20th Century Fox hide caption

toggle caption Frank Masi/20th Century Fox

Tom Cruise, Firmly In Control In 'Knight And Day'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/127990733/128024386" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Take Me Back Keith Jarrett
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Take Me Back
Album
Expectations
Artist
Keith Jarrett

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Common Mama Keith Jarrett
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Common Mama
Album
Expectations
Artist
Keith Jarrett

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Selma Jager, a real estate agent in Prince George's County, Md., says business has been tough because sellers see prices declining and buyers still feel they're too high. Joshua Brockman/NPR hide caption

toggle caption Joshua Brockman/NPR

Homebuyers Still Wary Despite Low Rates, Prices

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/128017397/128024390" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Stranded on the Bridge Bernie Williams
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Stranded on the Bridge
Album
The Journey Within
Artist
Bernie Williams

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Pinocchio Ignacio Berroa
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Pinocchio
Album
Codes
Artist
Ignacio Berroa

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Transient Journey Pharez Whitted
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Transient Journey
Album
Transient Journey
Artist
Pharez Whitted

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Sunset On The Gaza Pharez Whitted
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Sunset On The Gaza
Album
Transient Journey
Artist
Pharez Whitted

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

My Mind Is Ramblin' The Black Keys
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
My Mind Is Ramblin'
Album
Chulahoma
Artist
The Black Keys

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Meet Me in the City The Black Keys
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Meet Me in the City
Album
Chulahoma
Artist
The Black Keys

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Accidentals of the West David Goodrich
Move on Up Angelique Kidjo & John Legend
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Move on Up
Album
Curtis
Artist
Angelique Kidjo & John Legend

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Pot Licker Stanton Moore

South African fans cheer after their team scored against France. Rajesh Jantilal/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Rajesh Jantilal/AFP/Getty Images

The World Cup As A Symbol Of Hope In South Africa

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/128006899/128024482" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript