Last Build Date: Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:42:36 -0500Copyright: Copyright 2017 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:42:36 -0500Increasingly, advocates for patients are in the room when big medical studies are designed. They demand answers to big questions: "Will the results of this study actually help anybody?"
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:40:42 -0500Director James Comey refused to publicly respond to the media reports even as he dismissed them privately, a senior administration official says. The official says the FBI initiated the discussion.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:39:40 -0500Donald Trump speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Friday morning. We discuss how Trump's idea of "America first" squares with traditional Republican ideas.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:38:00 -0500Waymo, the company that began as Google's self-driving-car project, says a former manager "took extraordinary efforts to raid Waymo's design server and then conceal his activities."
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:36:00 -0500The daughter of poor immigrants, Dresselhaus became science royalty for her work with carbon materials. Along the way she opened opportunities for female scientists that didn't exist when she started.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:06:00 -0500California's signature climate plan is under attack from environmental justice groups. Some say the cap-and-trade program hasn't done anything to clean up the air in low-income communities.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:05:00 -0500If the human rights aspect of (deportation) doesn't interest you, the prospect of $8 avocados and double-digit fast food might.
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. The FBI has joined the investigation.
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 -0500Utah Republican Rep. Jason Chaffetz talks with Steve Inskeep about why he has declined to investigate President Trump's conflicts of interest, and responds to his raucous reception at a town hall.