Governing Governing

Syrian refugee Maryam al-Jaddou sits with her children Maria (left) and Hasan in their apartment in Dallas. Jaddou says she decided to leave Syria in 2012 after her family's home in Homs was bombed and there was nowhere safe left to live. LM Otero/AP hide caption

toggle caption
LM Otero/AP

If The FCC Gets It Way, This App Could Change The Way You Watch TV And Save Dollars

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/495391514/495391515" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY), center, joins Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV), right, and Senate Minority Whip Richard Durbin (D-IL), left, for a news conference following the weekly Senate Democratic policy luncheon at the U.S. Capitol on Sept. 7, in Washington, D.C. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Congress Has One Week Left To Keep The Government Running Past September

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/495218072/495222074" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

A self-driving Ford Fusion Hybrid Uber is displayed last week at the companies' Advanced Technologies Center in Pittsburgh. On Tuesday, the Department of Transportation will announce a set of policy proposals designed to ensure the safety of autonomous and automated vehicles. Gene J. Puskar/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Gene J. Puskar/AP

President Barack Obama bends over so the son of a White House staff member can pat his head during a visit to the Oval Office on May 8, 2009. Pete Souza/The White House hide caption

toggle caption
Pete Souza/The White House

America's First Black President Nears The End Of A History-Making Run

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/494298129/494300907" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Missouri Theater Embraces Ferguson Echoes In 'Antigone' Production

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/494360215/494360216" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript