Terrell Hargraves, one of the subjects of the Reveal investigation.

Terrell Hargraves, one of the subjects of the Reveal investigation.

Thursday, May 21 12 p.m. (ET)

Assaulting A Police Officer: An Investigation

A WAMU investigative report probes arrests for assaulting a police officer in D.C. We look at why most of those arrested are black and why critics say the law defining assault is too broad.

Thursday, May 21 12:43 p.m. (ET)

The Persistent Problem Of Lead Paint

A pair of children staying in the D.C. General Hospital homeless shelter recently tested positive for lead. While it remains unclear whether they were exposed at the shelter, this news comes on the heels of revelations about the role lead paint exposure had in the life of Freddie Gray, the young man who recently died after a violent interaction with Baltimore police. We find out why the problem of exposure persists and what strides have been made in cleaning up homes over the last few decades.

Associated Press bureau chief Malcolm Browne's Vietnam gear.

Associated Press bureau chief Malcolm Browne's Vietnam gear.

Thursday, May 21 1 p.m. (ET)

Reporting Vietnam At The Newseum

An exhibit opening this week at the Newseum explores how the media reported the country’s first televised war.

Thursday, May 21 1:36 p.m. (ET)

‘Misbehaving’: Understanding Human Behavior

Over the past 40 years, the field of behavioral economics has emerged to explain why humans make irrational decisions. We talk with one of the pioneers of the field to find out what’s behind the choices we make, and how we can use this knowledge for good.

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