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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:01:46 -0400Self-driving delivery robots have popped up on the sidewalks of Washington, D.C. — and other locations have expressed interest. The bots learn about traffic patterns with every trip they take.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:00:15 -0400A round of reissues for Mary Timony's old band Helium comes with a cleaned-up version of the "XXX" video, proving that the art of the moody, attitude-filled music video peaked in the 1990s.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:00:00 -0400"Cormorant Bird" captures the light touch and poetic ambition of the Irish singer's early work, while adding orchestral sweep to his approachable sound.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:48:00 -0400The story of a mysterious Florida musician, fake identities and the record-breaking sale of a rare album that might not actually exist.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:28:00 -0400Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is calling the apparent assassination "state terrorism." Former lawmaker Denis Voronenkov had been aiding inquiries into Russia's incursions in Ukraine.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:15:31 -0400Expert witnesses share their arguments for and against nominee Neil Gorsuch.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 07:15:00 -0400"Some years ago, he was once investigated by MI5 in relation to concerns about violent extremism," Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May says.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 07:00:15 -0400Two years after breaking up the Latin hip-hop juggernaut Calle 13, René Pérez Joglar can't stop connecting dots. The rapper's solo debut turns a simple DNA test into a massive multimedia project.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 07:00:15 -0400Jean Hanff Korelitz's latest is set at a tony New England college rocked by racial unrest. It's a suggestive exploration of tough issues, but lacks the nuance and intellect of the best campus novels.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 06:57:00 -0400A 3-year-old got lifted to get a kiss from the pope in St. Peter's Square. But she reached up to snatch his hat, called a zucchetto.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 06:53:00 -0400In a Miami tennis tournament, an iguana decided to stop by. It found a perfect viewing spot on top of a little scoreboard.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 06:21:39 -0400Polyamory is sometimes called consensual non-monogamy, but anthropologist Barbara J. King found out it's more complicated than that.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 06:00:15 -0400A controversial new paper suggests schools in New York City are less safe now that fewer students are being suspended.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 05:00:00 -0400Estonia relies on NATO support along its border with Russia. David Greene talks to Estonian Foreign Minister Sven Mikser about President Trump's recent comments about NATO.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 05:00:00 -0400Republican Sen. Cory Gardner spoke on behalf Judge Neil Gorsuch at his confirmation hearing this week. Steve Inskeep speaks with Gardner about Gorsuch and the health care vote in the House.