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Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:10:28 -0400NPR's Scott Simon observes an uptick in the number of profanities uttered by politicians speaking in official capacities, and muses about what the strategy is, and the effect it's having.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:00:03 -0400Across the country, President Trump continues to have the support of those who voted for him, and those who opposed him have found additional reasons to do so in the past 100 days.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:00:03 -0400Wanuri Kahiu doesn't want to make films about suffering Africans. Her movies celebrate happiness — with a sci-fi twist.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:00:03 -0400This administration has fewer confirmed nominees in place than any of its predecessors.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:00:03 -0400The 100-days measure of a president is based on FDR's achievements in 1933. The problem for Trump is not that he's come up short of FDR, but that he's come up short of his own promises.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:00:03 -0400W. Maxwell Prince's bloody, silly and deeply likeable new graphic novel imagines a world where works of art are real spaces you can step into — with real problems that can cause hundreds of deaths.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 06:05:03 -0400Our weekly education news roundup: State officials criticize DeVos on student loan protections; and typos torpedo some grant applications for low-income students.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 05:01:03 -0400When we fill up our garbage cans, we empty them into bigger ones. The biggest one, we seem to think, is our planet. We can't keep on filling it thinking it's a bottomless pit, says Marcelo Gleiser.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 05:00:03 -0400Doctors spend lots of time answering questions about the latest drug ad, and that means less time answering questions that could really help your health, a primary care physician says.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 05:00:00 -0400Sixteen-year-old Sydney Ireland has been an unofficial Boy Scout for more than a decade. Now she's petitioning the organization for the right to earn merit badges along with her male troop mates.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 04:01:03 -0400"I wanted to see Manzanar with my own eyes, so that my understanding of history might feel deeper through the experience of place."
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 19:52:00 -0400U.S. forces targeting an ISIS leader may have accidentally killed two of their own.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 18:02:00 -0400Unions called for the 24-hour work stoppage to protest President Michel Temer's attempts to roll back pensions and labor laws. Temer says these changes are necessary to save Brazil from recession.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 18:00:00 -0400The Trump Era - Stories Picked By NPR Politics
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:19:00 -0400The U.S. has relied on legislation from 2001 to justify its use of force against ISIS. But a bipartisan group of representatives say it's outdated, and argue it's time for a debate.