One of Freddie Mac's restrictions blocks people who have a short sale in their past from refinancing for two to four years following the short sale. Rich Pedroncelli/AP hide caption

toggle caption Rich Pedroncelli/AP

Freddie Mac Betting Against Struggling Homeowners

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/145995636/146075531" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Lacrimae Moby
Sevastopol Moby
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Sevastopol
Album
Destroyed
Artist
Moby

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

The new Revel casino, which sits along the boardwalk in Atlantic City, has drawn criticism for its employment policies. Emma Jacobs/WHYY hide caption

toggle caption Emma Jacobs/WHYY

Employees To Face 'Term Limits' At Casino

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/146000685/146075535" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Waltz For Her Post Jazz Mistress
Molokai Post Jazz Mistress

A sign in a New York City market window advertises that it accepts food stamps. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Spencer Platt/Getty Images

The Clash Over Fingerprinting For Food Stamps

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/145905246/146075537" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Adios, Buenos Aires New World Beat
The Guest House Trio M

Ketamine has been used as an anesthetic for decades. It's also a widely popular but illegal club drug known as "Special K." When administered in low doses, patients report a rapid reduction in depression symptoms. Huw Golledge/flickr hide caption

toggle caption Huw Golledge/flickr

Could A Club Drug Offer 'Almost Immediate' Relief From Depression?

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/145992588/146075539" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Bigger Situation Leo Kottke
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Bigger Situation
Album
One Guitar, No Vocals
Artist
Leo Kottke

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

From "Little Treasure" Leo Kottke
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
From "Little Treasure"
Album
One Guitar, No Vocals
Artist
Leo Kottke

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Concept 11 Kodomo
Leviathan Enuma Elish
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Leviathan
Album
Leviathan
Artist
Enuma Elish

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

18 Ghosts II Nine Inch Nails
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
18 Ghosts II
Album
Ghosts I-IV
Artist
Nine Inch Nails

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

29 Ghosts IV Trent Reznor
Thousand Knives Ryuichi Sakamoto
Hibari Ryuichi Sakamoto
So Much for So Little Kaki King
The Gatlinburg The Bills
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
The Gatlinburg
Album
Let Em Run
Artist
The Bills

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Rabbits Revenge Shawn Lee & Lee, Shawn
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Rabbits Revenge
Album
Under the Sun
Artist
Shawn Lee & Lee, Shawn

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Rabbit Shawn Lee & Lee, Shawn
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Rabbit
Album
Under the Sun
Artist
Shawn Lee & Lee, Shawn

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?