Last Build Date: Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:52:04 -0400Copyright: Copyright 2016 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:52:04 -0400Venezuela has just about every economic advantage a country could ask for: fertile land, good climate, educated population, and oil, lots and lots of oil. So how did it go so wrong?
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:28:00 -0400A number of major websites, including Twitter, Spotify and Reddit, were knocked out of service for parts of the day in a sprawling, sophisticated online attack.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:06:00 -0400At this week's presidential debate, Donald Trump compared growth rates in the three countries. Here's what the experts have to say.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:02:00 -0400Wallonia, a French-speaking Belgian region with fewer than four million residents, is holding up Europe's free trade agreement with Canada.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:04:01 -0400The album, one of the 82-year-old's best, was produced by his son Adam, who joins World Cafe to discuss what it's like to work with a living legend who just happens to be your dad.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:58:00 -0400The everyday ant seldom gets close enough to a microphone to be amplified and heard but 'The World According to Sound' podcast manages to let us listen to the insects as they go about their day.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:58:00 -0400A federal judge said that Harold T. Martin III, who is accused of stealing classified government documents and property, "is a serious risk to the public" and presents a flight risk.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:43:00 -0400On its new album, the L.A. band's atmospheric grooves are more extroverted than ever before. Hear a powerful performance recorded live in the studio.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:36:00 -0400Centenarian Virginia Wood has a birthday wish — a World Series title for her Chicago team. But they'll have to defeat the Los Angeles Dodgers before they compete for the top prize.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:19:00 -0400NPR's Kelly McEvers talks to actor Mahershala Ali about the complex and nuanced ways his characters exemplify black masculinity - particularly in the new film, 'Moonlight.'
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:19:00 -0400Hillary Clinton campaigned in Ohio Friday.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:19:00 -0400Refugees from the soon-to-be-razed squatters camp in Calais are being resettled in reception centers across France. The country has traditionally been a haven for asylum seekers, but resettling the newest wave is dividing communities.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:19:00 -0400Federal prosecutors allege a former contractor for the National Security Agency stole a massive amount of classified government material. The defendant appeared in court Friday.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:19:00 -0400Ryan Merritt had only started one game for the Indians before the playoffs. After he helped the team to the World Series — fans showed their support by buying Merritt gifts from his wedding registry.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:19:00 -0400After the Supreme Court ruled that mandatory life sentences without the possibility of parole for juveniles were unconstitutional, the Court ordered states to review the cases of prisoners given that sentence. We hear about one prisoner in that situation, Jennifer Pruit, and the connection she made with the judge that sentenced her.