A recent NPR series looked at the unique challenges females face in combat and in their later lives as veterans. The VA has suggestions on how to improve the military experience for women, and we'll discuss whether they are enough.Read more ›
Many people are using their vacations to connect with their past and find distant relatives. We take a look at traveling to find your roots, how to plan for it and how it affects your life.Read more ›
Owen Laukkanen joins us to discuss his latest thriller about a laid-off St. Paul accountant-turned-thrill-seeking-robber and killer.Read more ›
Author interviews, book picks, and lists
Kerri Miller joined MPR News in June 2004 as host of MPR's News' Midmorning and Talking Volumes. Before that she was an award-winning television reporter for KARE 11. She has been a radio and television news reporter since 1981.
Tom Weber has reported on K12 education and served as a general assignment reporter since joining MPR News in 2008. He was a news anchor and reporter for KWMU in St. Louis for more than five years. His reporting has aired on national radio programs, including "Morning Edition" and "Marketplace."
Stephanie Curtis has produced events, daily news shows, documentaries, conferences and call-ins for MPR News. She also was among the pioneering producers who launched The Current. You can hear her discuss movies every Thursday on The Cube Critics.