Last Build Date: Sat, 21 Jan 2017 01:13:00 -0500Copyright: Copyright 2017 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 01:13:00 -0500As promised, Trump got to work on Day 1, taking the first steps to fulfill his pledge to gut Obama's health care law. The order's reach, however, depends upon which provisions he decides to target.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 15:00:00 -0500In a video recorded in Bristol, two officers appear to mistake Judah Adunbi, 63, for a suspect. In fact, Adunbi, a black man, has served to bolster police relations with communities of color.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 13:55:00 -0500For decades, U.S. authorities have been preparing to prosecute one of the world's most feared drug traffickers. They say they are seeking a life sentence and $14 billion in forfeited drug proceeds.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 05:00:00 -0500Inauguration is full of tradition and fanfare, but the oath is the only part that is legally required for a new president to take office.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 19:59:00 -0500The Mexican government has extradited Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman Loera to the United States. He will face charges connected to his leadership of one of Mexico's most powerful drug cartels.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 19:25:00 -0500Joaquin Guzman faces charges in the U.S. that include murder, drug trafficking and money-laundering. He had escaped from prison in Mexico twice.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:33:00 -0500The Slants want to register its name, arguing they are reappropriating a slur against Asians. But some Asian Americans are conflicted about whether it is worth opening trademark law to disparagement.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:12:00 -0500The global money service company admitted it had acted criminally by "willfully failing to maintain an effective anti-money laundering program" and assisting people committing wire fraud.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:30:00 -0500Noor Salman was arrested earlier this week and charged with providing material support to a terrorist and obstruction of justice. Her husband, Omar Mateen, killed 49 people at the Pulse club in June.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 04:52:00 -0500Despite President Obama's executive order to close the Guantanamo Bay prison, dozens of detainees from the war on terrorism are still there.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 18:48:00 -0500The execution of Ricky Gray on Wednesday was the first known instance of a state using midazolam, a sedative, that was not manufactured by a pharmaceutical company.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:32:00 -0500Among the dozens of people granted clemency by President Obama on Tuesday was Oscar Lopez Rivera. Depending on who you ask, he is either a freedom fighter or a terrorist.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:32:00 -0500The Supreme Court tests whether the Patent and Trademark Office violated the First Amendment when it refused to register the "disparaging" band name, "The Slants."
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:32:00 -0500President Obama convened his final press conference in office on Wednesday less than a day after commuting the prison sentence of convicted leaker Chelsea Manning. Obama was expected to face questions about his decision to grant clemency to Manning, who gave hundreds of thousands of military and diplomatic files to WikiLeaks.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:02:00 -0500In a lawsuit filed Tuesday, the auction house argued that a painting titled St. Jerome was actually created in the 20th century, and not by the 16th century Italian artist known as Parmigianino.