NPR's "Tell Me More"

Mon. - Fri. at 7pm
Michel Martin

A news and public affairs show that focuses on subjects ranging from political to social issues that impact today's headlines.

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1:01pm

Tue July 8, 2014
Parenting

Why Aren't Men Asked If They Can 'Have It All'?

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1:01pm

Tue July 8, 2014
Money Coach

In A Tough Market For Old Furniture, Manage Your Expectations

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1:44pm

Mon July 7, 2014
Sports

Despite An Early Exit At Wimbledon, Serena Williams Still A 'Powerhouse'

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Now we head to London, where the Wimbledon tennis wrapped up on Sunday, with Novak Djokovic beating former champ Roger Federer. On Saturday, Petra Kvitova beat out Eugenie Bouchard to earn her second Wimbledon title. It was a tournament with plenty of drama and upsets. Joining us to tell us more about that is Hugh Muir. He's an editor with The Guardian and he covered Wimbledon for them. He's with us now from a studio at the paper. Welcome, thank you so much for joining us.

HUGH MUIR: You're absolutely welcome, Michel.

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1:44pm

Mon July 7, 2014
Music Interviews

For Audra McDonald, Experience And Raw Emotions Make Better Music

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1:44pm

Mon July 7, 2014
Music

Pink's 'Try' Encourages 'Tell Me More' Executive Producer

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And finally it's time for the feature we call In Your Ear. That's the part of the program where we ask some of our guests what they're listening to these days. But as this program winds down, our last broadcast is scheduled for August 1st, we thought it would be nice to hear what members of our staff are listening to. What they like to have playing as they workout, or chill out, or put the show together. So let's hear what the big boss, our executive producer Carline Watson, has on her playlist.

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12:31pm

Fri July 4, 2014
Art & Design

For Designer B. Michael, Mentoring Is Key To Diversifying The Fashion World

B. Michael is one of a few top-tier African-American fashion designers whose designs are worn by some of Hollywood's top names. Host Michel Martin talks with the designer about his inspirations.

12:31pm

Fri July 4, 2014
Music Interviews

'Dreamgirl' Jennifer Holliday Shares Wisdom On Getting Through Tough Times

Jennifer Holliday won a Tony for her performance in 'Dreamgirls.' But the singer's life wasn't always glamorous. She talks with host Michel Martin about battling depression and her latest album.

12:31pm

Fri July 4, 2014
Faith Matters

UK Government Minister: Religious Difference Is A Strength For The Country

Baroness Sayeeda Warsi, the UK's first Minister of State for Faith and Communities, has a lot on her plate. She tells host Michel Martin about balancing the tightrope between church and state.

1:41pm

Thu July 3, 2014
Barbershop

Is Robin Thicke Just A 'Creepy Crooner'? The 'Shop' Guys Weigh In

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1:41pm

Thu July 3, 2014
Economy

New Jobs Numbers: Has Economic Recovery Reached A Tipping Point?

Originally published on Thu July 3, 2014 5:13 pm

The economy added 288,000 jobs in June and the unemployment rate dropped to 6.1 percent. NPR's Marilyn Geewax and The Wall Street Journal's Sudeep Reddy discuss the latest jobs report.

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