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Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:33:37 -0500The dairy industry runs 24/7, but federal law excludes its workers from overtime pay. A new class-action lawsuit in Washington state is the latest challenge to that law.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:24:34 -0500While he was working on Atlanta, Donald Glover was also gathering musicians for soul jam sessions. "Awaken, My Love!" is an album of '70s throwback sounds that feels thrillingly alive.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:17:25 -0500It's one of the cancers highlighted in a new report that looks at the growing number of cases worldwide.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:09:00 -0500The president has been suspended from power — but her fate will be decided later by a constitutional court. "Please, let's come together to overcome this crisis," the prime minister pleaded Friday.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:43:00 -0500Please, says the singer-songwriter, don't pigeonhole her as some sort of "refugee artist." She calls her music "East-African Retro-Pop."
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:39:00 -0500"It's basically a coin flip as to whether you'll do better than your parents," a Stanford economist says.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:33:00 -0500Two weeks from our bleak midwinter, New Orleans' Queen of Bounce is coming through for y'all.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:13:00 -0500The disclosure of the president-elect's involvement on the NBC show instantly raised questions on twin grounds — that it could serve as a distraction and represent one more conflict of interest.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:01:00 -0500Monkeys weren't thought to have the right sort of vocal tracts to speak. But a study finds they can make many sounds common in human speech; it's just that their brains aren't "language ready."
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:00:13 -0500Naoko Yamano of the pioneering Japanese pop-punk band Shonen Knife recommends some of her favorite rising stars from the Land of the Rising Sun.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 13:55:00 -0500People living with schizophrenia or other serious mental illnesses say a pet can be not just a comforting companion but a reason to stay engaged with other people — and with life.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 13:52:00 -0500President-elect Trump has said he will dismantle and replace the Affordable Care Act and possibly privatize Medicaid, the insurance program for the very poor.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 13:44:00 -0500"I don't even know how to describe the kinds of things that are landing on us," a dentist trapped in one of Aleppo's last rebel-held neighborhoods tells NPR.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 13:40:00 -0500The group, which came up in a recent Here & Now DJ Session, has a new album out and is now on tour.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 13:33:00 -0500JP Morgan Chase's CEO told investors that its popular Sapphire rewards credit card will cost the company hundreds of millions of dollars in profit.