Last Build Date: Fri, 24 Feb 2017 07:37:00 -0500Copyright: Copyright 2017 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 07:37:00 -0500Scientists found that bumblebees are nimble learners, especially when there's a sugary reward at the end. No wonder they're such good pollinators.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 07:14:00 -0500Two of the victims are originally from India; their assailant was reportedly heard yelling "get out of my country" just before opening fire.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 07:00:13 -0500As part of our occasional series on storytelling in video games, we're looking at a game where the story fails: Shadow of Mordor, which won awards for its gameplay, but lacks a compelling narrative.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 06:45:00 -0500The city council in Henryetta, Okla., repealed an ordinance that had banned dancing within 500 feet of a church. Residents now can finally kick off their Sunday shoes.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 06:41:00 -0500New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie leaves office at the end of the year. Despite being an early Trump supporter, he didn't get a Cabinet spot. And a radio station was even considering him for a talk show.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 06:00:13 -0500Riffing off a Baroque cantata, the Pulitzer-winner creates a beautiful and luminous musical balm.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:02:34 -0500Michael Ryan, a juvenile judge in Ohio, says his mom was a drug addict, and the way he parents his own son is to do the opposite. His son gets it. "I don't want to see you in court," his son says.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:02:00 -0500Friday marks the start of Carnival in Rio de Janeiro. We set out to discover if Brazil's tradition of wild street parties and lavish costume parades is actually a form of collective therapy.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:02:00 -0500Activists say more than 300,000 people have been detained over the course of Syria's civil war. A Syrian lawyer is trying to get the plight of detainees on the agenda at peace talks.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:02:00 -0500The Conservative Political Action Conference will hear from Donald Trump Friday. We discuss how Trump's idea of "America first" squares with traditional Republican ideas.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:02:00 -0500CEOs from large manufacturing companies were at the White House Thursday to discuss ways to create jobs. Steve Inskeep speaks with Jay Timmons of the National Association of Manufacturers.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:02:00 -0500A man reportedly shouted, "Get out of my country," and shot two men who are originally from India at a Kansas sports bar. One of the victims died, and a third man was shot trying to stop the shooting.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:02:00 -0500Trump's new type of conservatism is on display at the Conservative Political Action Conference. David Greene talks with Chris Buskirk of the pro-Trump website American Greatness about the event.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:02:00 -0500Steve Inskeep talks with Republican Rep. Jeb Hensarling, who says the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau "must go" and is unaccountable. The agency was created after the financial crisis of 2008.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:02:00 -0500Attacks on foreigners and foreign-owned businesses are once again increasing in South Africa. Dozens were killed in similar waves of xenophobia in 2008 and 2015.