Marion Barry, D.C. Former Mayor, Dies At 78

Washington, D.C.’s most infamous politician, Marion Barry, has died. The four-term mayor was re-elected after going to jail for crack cocaine possession and was still serving as a D.C. councilman.

Ferguson Activist: It’s A Wicked Air Looming

As Ferguson, Mo., braces for the grand jury decision on whether police officer Darren Wilson should face charges, NPR’s Rachel Martin talks with Rasheen Aldridge, a community activist.