Last Build Date: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 03:01:07 -0400Copyright: Copyright 2017 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 03:01:07 -0400The NPR program's inaugural 1971 broadcast has been added to the National Recording Registry, alongside other "aural treasures" like Judy Garland's "Over the Rainbow." Take a listen to the first show!
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:02:00 -0400Players demanded better pay — and not just leading up to each Olympic Games, as had been the case. During negotiations, they warned they would sit out the upcoming, U.S.-hosted world championships.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 23:37:55 -0400The state has been using an unconstitutional, obsolete medical standard for determining whether convicted murderers are exempt from the death penalty because of mental deficiency, justices ruled.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 22:29:00 -0400Results from the U.S. Census in 2020 could remake the political map. Some census experts say the stakes for the upcoming national headcount are higher than normal.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 22:17:00 -0400An American, Michael Sharp, and a Swede, Zaida Catalan, went missing while traveling in the country. Authorities confirmed Tuesday their remains, and those of their interpreter, were found.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 19:58:00 -0400Summer Zervos, a former contestant on The Apprentice, says Donald Trump engaged in "disgusting touching." Trump's legal team wants the case dismissed, at least until after the president leaves office.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 19:45:00 -0400Wilson "Bill" Minor spent nearly 70 years documenting Mississippi's tumultuous political and social transformations. He was writing up until the last few months of his life.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 19:42:00 -0400A spinal injury severed the connection between Bill Kochevar's brain and everything below his shoulders. But technology has given him a new way to control one arm and hand.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 18:58:00 -0400President Trump is expected to sign a bill to overturn new privacy rules for Internet service providers. An expert says there are steps you can take though they won't deliver absolute privacy.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 18:10:00 -0400The rule, which had not yet taken effect, would have required Internet providers to ask permission before selling consumers' personal data. President Trump is expected to sign the rollback.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:57:28 -0400Frontman Wayne Coyne says he thrives in environments that combine art and chaos. Hear that conversation, plus live performances of songs from Oczy Mlody.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:52:00 -0400Michelle Taylor is taking part in a project to reconstruct slave cabins at Montpelier, the estate of President James Madison. Through her research, she discovered a personal connection to the site.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:27:00 -0400The body of former President James Polk may be on the move again. He's been buried on the grounds of the Tennessee state Capitol, but there's discussion about moving his remains to his former home.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:56:00 -0400Groups that help low-income families get food aid report a big drop in the number of immigrants seeking help. Some are canceling government benefits for fear it will affect their immigration status.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:55:00 -0400Russians are still trying to understand exactly what happened over the weekend, when thousands of people took part in anti-government rallies — the biggest demonstration of discontent since 2012.