Last Build Date: Tue, 28 Feb 2017 10:23:00 -0500Copyright: Copyright 2017 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 10:23:00 -0500The defendants, who have three children together, wept as a judge sentenced them to a combined 19 years in prison for their role in a white supremacist group's rampage.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 10:17:00 -0500The ACLU says the city police's stop-and-frisk policy unconstitutionally targets blacks and Latinos — another example of the fraught relationship between law enforcement and people of color there.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 10:09:00 -0500Data suggests that the rate of colon cancer among people under 50 is on the rise, but there are lots of possible explanations for that. Scientists say teasing out the truth will be tricky.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 10:08:00 -0500The Beatles-esque track is the first peek at the Philadelphia band's third album, which is due out later this year.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 09:42:00 -0500For the first time, the World Health Organization has released a list of 12 bacteria that "pose the greatest threat to human health" because of their antibiotic resistance.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 09:07:31 -0500To celebrate Fat Tuesday, The Dirty Dozen Brass Band brought their euphoric horns to the Tiny Desk for a raucous, joyous set.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 08:35:00 -0500President Trump will sign an order on Tuesday that aims to roll back the Obama administration's Waters of the U.S. rule. It applies only to small bodies of water, but it has some big opponents.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 08:18:00 -0500When President Trump delivers his speech Tuesday, he'll be looking out at a GOP-controlled Congress. Steve Inskeep talks to new DNC Chairman Tom Perez, about what Democrats can do to counter that.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 07:49:00 -0500The survivors — two women in their late 30s or early 40s — were ejected from the plane and into the house, leading to initial confusion among rescuers.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 07:28:00 -0500Sign spinning is a tough job. The best attended the World Sign Spinning Championship in Las Vegas last week. Some twirled signs while removing jackets, or doing a handstand.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 07:00:14 -0500Mark O'Connell's new book is a lucid, soulful look at the transhumanist movement — a group who believe that direct interface between humans and machines is the only way forward for our species.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 07:00:00 -0500The island nation is one of the world's biggest exporters of tea, an industry that employs a sizable part of the population. We visit one organic tea farm that shares revenues with its workers.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 06:58:42 -0500In Seattle, an accident on Interstate 5 held up traffic for hours. The food truck for Tacos El Tajin saw an opportunity. It opened for business right in the middle of the highway.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 06:23:00 -0500Tressie McMillan Cottom delves into the hopes and dreams of students outside the traditional college path.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 06:00:15 -0500It may look and sound like a State of the Union, but following tradition, Trump's remarks his first year in office will simply be an address to a joint session of Congress.