In today's world of 24/7 connectivity, it comes as no surprise to hear that our tech habits may be hurting our relationships. Some studies show that even having a cell phone in the room can affect the way a couple communicates, while other research also shows that couples who use technology together feel more connected in their relationship. How important is it to be technologically compatible with your other half? Here to explain is Ian Kerner, a psychotherapist and a New York Times best-selling author who specializes in couples counseling.
Major cities across the U.S. are seeing sizable jumps in violent crime compared to this time last year. Milwaukee is at the top of the list, with a 76 percent increase. More than 30 other cities across the United States are also seeing similar jumps.
The classroom is America’s future. But in an increasingly interconnected world, how do we raise a global nation? The Takeaway explores this in a multi-month series with Public Radio International's Global Nation project.
Newly discovered fossils reveal a new species of scorpion that patrolled the oceans over 460 million years ago. But these aren't the one to three inch scorpions seen scampering around your campsite—they were an estimated 5.5 feet long.
The Takeaway explores the demise of the summer job, we look at the public school system's role in immigration, and DJ Goldroom drops by.