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Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:05:00 -0500Derick Almena leased and managed the warehouse known as "Ghost Ship," which burned down over the weekend, killing at least 36 people. He gave an agonized, frequently tense interview on the Today show.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 08:41:43 -0500It's the "Mexico City policy," which blocked federal funds for international family planning charities if they were to "promote" abortion.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 08:07:34 -0500Once we mix in real science with the possibility of extraterrestrial life, we can learn much about our current dilemmas and, hopefully, about our survival as a species, says Marcelo Gleiser.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 08:00:17 -0500Watch the 20-year-old guitarist, whose new album was produced by Warren Haynes, play "Virginia" live in Philadelphia.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 07:00:00 -0500The Book Concierge is back and bigger than ever! Explore more than 300 standout titles picked by NPR staff and critics.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 06:30:00 -0500In her new book, Sarah Lohman says that even though America is culturally and ethnically diverse, its food is united by a handful of tastes that have permeated the nation's cuisine for centuries.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 05:18:00 -0500The NFL held a moment of silence at a game Monday evening for Joe McKnight. The football player was shot dead in an apparent road rage incident in New Orleans. The shooter was released by police.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 05:18:00 -0500The Trump name increases the value of a project in India, according to those involved. But now it also brings heightened scrutiny.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 05:18:00 -0500The Army Corps of Engineers says it will explore new options for the Dakota Access Pipeline. Here's a look at the possibilities, and how long it might take.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 05:18:00 -0500After a jury deadlocked, South Carolina prosecutors say they will retry Michael Slager, the former North Charleston police officer who was filmed in the fatal shooting of Walter Scott.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 05:18:00 -0500As Donald Trump's cabinet takes shape, Sen. Jeff Merkley, an Oregon Democrat, weighs in. He says he's "deeply concerned" about the choice of Ben Carson to leading Housing and Urban Development.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 05:18:00 -0500Though he has no government experience, retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson has been selected to head the Department of Housing and Urban Development by President-elect Trump.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 05:18:00 -0500Defense Secretary Ash Carter is visiting Japan at a time when Tokyo is worried about its longstanding treaty with the U.S. and how President-elect Trump will deal with China.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 05:18:00 -0500The warehouse blaze in Oakland, Calif., claimed dozens of lives, and it also threatens a way of life for underground electronic music fans and artists in the Bay Area.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 05:18:00 -0500President-elect Donald Trump's digital director talks about the unconventional ground game he unleashed in the run-up to the presidential election and how those strategies might help Trump govern.