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A$AP Mob Hits The Runway With Raf Simmons

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 12:37:33 -0400

The Harlem crew indulges its high-fashion lust in latest video with Playboi Carti and Quavo

In Bid To Keep Drivers From Leaving, Uber Tries To Treat Them More Kindly

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 12:28:36 -0400

Uber is changing its harsh termination policies and launching a new hotline for drivers in distress. Leaders at the tech company are trying to repair the relationship they say is "broken."

Venezuelan President Repurposes 'Despacito' Ahead Of Sunday Vote

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 12:27:00 -0400

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro repurposed the worldwide hit, which the song's creators have condemned.

Trump's Boy Scouts Speech And The Thin Line Between Openness And Recklessness

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 12:08:18 -0400

The president seemed to be in campaign mode in a stop in West Virginia on Monday, mixing politics, insults and saltiness. The problem is he was doing it in front of adolescent boys in the Boy Scouts.

Manafort Meets With Senate Intel While Under A Separate Senate Subpoena

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 12:07:00 -0400

President Trump's former campaign chairman is being sought by two congressional committees over what he knows about a meeting with Russian advocates.

'Turning The Tables': Behind The List

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 11:57:40 -0400

In a conversation with World Cafe, Ann Powers discusses the artists included in NPR Music's list of the 150 greatest albums made by women and reveals surprises and controversial picks.

Michael Kors To Acquire Jimmy Choo In $1.2 Billion Deal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 11:18:00 -0400

Michael Kors is trying to shore up declining demand for expensive handbags and says it aims to double the annual sales of the smaller footwear and accessories brand.

Converge Tells You About Terror In Video For 'I Can Tell You About Pain'

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 11:00:22 -0400

Nearly 25 years after its debut, the band's cyclonic buzzsaw is unmistakable. Watch a highly stylized video for the A-side of Converge's ripping new 7" single.

Study: CTE Found In Nearly All Donated NFL Player Brains

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 11:00:00 -0400

As the country starts to get back into its most popular professional team sport, this serves as a reminder of how dangerous football can be.

Why I Give: Marcy Syms

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 10:52:00 -0400

Marcy Syms, President & Founding Trustee of the Sy Syms Foundation tells us why she supports the work of public radio.

Courtney Marie Andrews Channels Charlie Chaplin In The Charming Video For 'Irene'

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 10:00:00 -0400

Courtney Marie Andrews channels the spirit of her stirring folk-rock song into a big-hearted new video.

Songs We Love: From The Mouth Of The Sun, 'Light Blooms In Hollow Space'

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 09:57:59 -0400

"Light Blooms In Hollow Space" isn't overly complicated — no need to overthink the quiet power of a musically evocative space and the heart-melting melody that overtakes it.

For South Korea's LGBT Community, An Uphill Battle For Rights

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 09:47:00 -0400

This month's pride celebration in Seoul drew more people than ever. But protesters also showed up in force. Christian activists insist the socially conservative country won't accept sexual minorities.

Top Stories: Tension Continues At Jerusalem Holy Site; House On Russia Sanctions

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 09:43:21 -0400

Also: Sen. McCain returns to vote on a health care bill; a federal judge blocks deportations of hundreds of Iraqis; and the singers of the popular "Despacito" don't want Venezuelan leaders to use it.

'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Is A Nearly Perfect Movie For An Imperfect Hero

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 09:42:00 -0400

The new Spider-Man movie comes pretty close to perfection in honoring all that the Spidey comics meant to his many fans, like this once-upon-a-time, 12-year-old, science-obsessed kid, says Adam Frank.