For more than 30 years, The Diane Rehm Show has offered listeners thoughtful and lively conversations on an array of topics with many of the most distinguished people of our times. The first hour is news-oriented while the second is typically devoted to one-on-one interviews with authors of newly-released fiction and nonfiction. Diane's guests include many of the nation's top newsmakers, journalists and authors. The most popular segment of The Diane Rehm Show is the Friday News Roundup. Each Friday, Diane and a panel of journalists offer analysis of the week's top news. The first hour of the show is devoted to the week's top domestic news and second hour focuses on the top international stories.
Howard Berkes is a correspondent for the NPR Investigations Unit.