Last Build Date: Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:38:46 -0400Copyright: Copyright 2017 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:38:46 -0400A handful of new Indian beverage companies are offering traditional Indian tastes in neat, hygienic packs and bottles. The industry is growing fast and already competing with big soda companies.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:27:00 -0400A select group of travelers spends considerable effort trying to get bumped from overbooked flights. The payoff: vouchers that can range from hundreds to thousands of dollars.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:24:00 -0400United Airlines promises to cut down on overbooking and raise the maximum incentive for passengers to skip a flight to $10,000.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 06:01:00 -0400There's an argument to be made that presidents shouldn't take credit for a role in job creation until well into their first term. Trump touts 600,000 jobs created — about double the official count.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 05:09:00 -0400Former economist for Vice President Biden Jared Bernstein and conservative economist Peter Morici of the University of Maryland discuss President Trump's plans to overhaul the U.S. tax code.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 05:09:00 -0400A ProPublica investigation reveals nursing homes waste millions of dollars in prescription drugs every year. NPR's Steve Inskeep speaks with ProPublica's Marshall Allen about his reporting.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 05:00:02 -0400As the president's 100th day in office approaches, he still is facing questions about garnering business profits from foreign sources.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 03:27:00 -0400The White House said that President Trump spoke by phone with the leaders of Canada and Mexico Wednesday, and "agreed not to terminate NAFTA at this time."
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 22:04:00 -0400In 1838, the Maryland Jesuits sold 272 people, slaves, to pay the debts of Georgetown University. We talk with the descendants about what - if anything - they're owed.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:45:00 -0400The French presidential race has changed into a head-to-head contest between centrist Emmanuel Macron and a far-right candidate.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:45:00 -0400A pair of $425 men's jeans is getting heat online for it's Americana feel with "crackled, caked-on muddy coating." Washington Post fashion critic Robin Givhan explains that these pants are a part of the fashion industry's desire to be authentic and edgy.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:45:00 -0400ESPN has lost 10 million subscribers since 2011. Today, to cut costs, the sports network is expected to lay off 100 employees. NPR's Audie Cornish talks to John Ourand of the Sports Business Journal.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:45:00 -0400President Trump spelled out his opening bid in what's likely to be a lengthy debate over tax policy. Trump wants what he calls a "massive" cut in tax rates, but even some Republicans warn that could balloon the federal deficit.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:00:00 -0400FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, a free market proponent, wants to repeal Obama-era regulations that treat Internet service providers like utilities. "Nothing about the Internet was broken in 2015," he said.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:31:00 -0400This week, the Internet discovered that Nordstrom sells premium denim with a "crackled, caked-on muddy coating" — that is, fake dirt. Former Dirty Jobs host Mike Rowe had some thoughts about that.