Last Build Date: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 07:20:00 -0400Copyright: Copyright 2017 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 07:20:00 -0400"This is an historic moment, from which there can be no turning back. Britain is leaving the European Union," British Prime Minister Theresa May tells the House of Commons.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 05:51:00 -0400Making the traditional foods of home on the holiday of Cheti Chand — which falls on March 29 this year — helps a member of the Hindu Sindhi diaspora feel less disjointed.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 05:07:00 -0400The controversial study of climate engineering — aka deliberately messing with Earth's temperature — was finally starting to regain a measure of respectability. And then came President Trump.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 04:23:00 -0400It's March Mammal Madness, a bracket with real animals facing off in fictional battles. Hundreds of science classes are playing in schools around the country.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 03:01:00 -0400The NPR program's inaugural 1971 broadcast has been added to the National Recording Registry, alongside other "aural treasures" like Judy Garland's "Over the Rainbow." Take a listen to the first show!
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:02:00 -0400Players demanded better pay — and not just leading up to each Olympic Games, as had been the case. During negotiations, they warned they would sit out the upcoming, U.S.-hosted world championships.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 23:37:00 -0400The state has been using an unconstitutional, obsolete medical standard for determining whether convicted murderers are exempt from the death penalty because of mental deficiency, justices ruled.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 22:29:00 -0400Results from the U.S. Census in 2020 could remake the political map. Some census experts say the stakes for the upcoming national headcount are higher than normal.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 22:17:00 -0400An American, Michael Sharp, and a Swede, Zaida Catalan, went missing while traveling in the country. Authorities confirmed Tuesday their remains, and those of their interpreter, were found.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 19:58:00 -0400Summer Zervos, a former contestant on The Apprentice, says Donald Trump engaged in "disgusting touching." Trump's legal team wants the case dismissed, at least until after the president leaves office.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 19:45:00 -0400Wilson "Bill" Minor spent nearly 70 years documenting Mississippi's tumultuous political and social transformations. He was writing up until the last few months of his life.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 19:42:00 -0400A spinal injury severed the connection between Bill Kochevar's brain and everything below his shoulders. But technology has given him a new way to control one arm and hand.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 18:58:00 -0400President Trump is expected to sign a bill to overturn new privacy rules for Internet service providers. An expert says there are steps you can take, though they won't deliver absolute privacy.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 18:10:00 -0400The rule, which had not yet taken effect, would have required Internet providers to ask permission before selling consumers' personal data. President Trump is expected to sign the rollback.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:56:00 -0400Groups that help low-income families get food aid report a big drop in the number of immigrants seeking help. Some are canceling government benefits for fear it will affect their immigration status.