Global Politics

Time capsule

Faith recounts some memorable moments from the presidential primaries, and buries some fresh ones in a Fair Game Time Capsule.

Global Politics

Guns and religion

Barack Obama shot himself in the foot last week, and not in the fun way. Now Hillary is talking up her love of guns. Faith ponders what this means for the Democrats.


Daylight savings

Faith talks to Laura Grant, a PhD student at UC Santa Barbara, about why she thinks Daylight Savings Time actually uses more electricity, instead of less.



Purvi Patel's legal team attacks evidence behind her controversial conviction for feticide, child neglect


In a case that caught the world's attention earlier this year, a jury convicted 34-year-old Purvi Patel and sentenced her to 46 years in prison — of which she's currently serving 20. The jurors in South Bend, Indiana, found her guilty of both feticide — fatally harming her unborn child — and child neglect, leaving the child to die after birth. In filing an appeal, her new legal team says there's not enough evidence to justify that conviction, and that her charges should be reversed.