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Sat, 01 Oct 2016 08:00:16 -0400A history of NPR's jazz thing, and a goodbye, from its editor.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 07:00:29 -0400Marcell Shehwaro recently stopped by the United Nations to plead her case for intervention in Syria. But she's still operating schools out of the basement in opposition-held parts of Aleppo.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 07:00:29 -0400She wanted to promote exercise — and challenge the belief that women aren't as physically capable as men. So she jumped into a chilly, choppy lake.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 07:00:29 -0400You may be back in school, but your bookshelf doesn't have to reflect that — we've got three YA fantasy novels for fall starring three girls grappling with the impact of magic on their lives.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 06:18:00 -0400It's a historic election, with the first female major-party nominee. But for all that, Trump's masculinity has been on unusually prominent display.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 06:00:00 -0400Throughout the presidential campaign, Hillary Clinton has accused her opponent, Donald Trump of being sexist. The Trump campaign has responded in ways that may seem counter-intuitive.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 06:00:00 -0400Sleepovers at the National Air and Space Museum's huge annex near Washington, D.C., offer a real-life night at the Smithsonian.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 02:58:00 -0400With wind speeds of 160 mph, the storm is expected to make landfall on Jamaica on Monday, and remains a threat to Haiti and Cuba. Forecasters say it's the strongest in the Atlantic since 2007.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 21:32:48 -0400Congress has reversed a law passed in 1992 that prohibited the Department of Veterans Affairs from paying for IVF for veterans and their families, after mounting political pressure.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 21:21:28 -0400New show! You asked us questions about the economy and oddities in your world. We answer.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:52:00 -0400The U.N. is planning to send its first spacecraft into orbit, packed with scientific experiments from countries that can't afford their own space programs.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:06:00 -0400After days of progressively larger and angrier protests in a San Diego suburb, local officials released surveillance and witness video in an effort to bring calm.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 18:58:00 -0400The 63-year-old Libertarian presidential nominee has run 17 marathons and four Ironman Triathlons. He doesn't drink or smoke cigarettes, though his doctor doesn't address his past marijuana use.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 17:48:00 -0400NPR's Ari Shapiro talks to Laura Sullivan, a professor of mechanical engineering at Kettering University, about the difficulties in replacing thousands of lead pipes that contaminated water in Flint.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 17:18:05 -0400The award-winning conductor, pianist and composer performs "Fascinating Rhythm" and other standards with Marian McPartland.