At Umpqua Community College in rural Oregon on Thursday, a shooter killed nine victims, wounded others and killed himself in the rampage. President Obama addressed the shooting in remarks at a press conference Friday.
NPR's Robert Siegel talks with Sandra Wong, the great granddaughter of Wong Kim Ark. Ark's Supreme Court case in 1898 interpreted the Fourteenth Amendment to safeguard birthright citizenship for children of immigrants, regardless of their parents' citizenship.
New federally mandated rules for mortgages go into effect at the end of this week. The goal: to keep people from getting pressured into signing bad loans or getting bait-and-switched when they go to close on their home loan.