Last Build Date: Thu, 27 Apr 2017 21:16:00 -0400Copyright: Copyright 2017 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 21:16:00 -0400The president is set to sign an order Friday that aims to expand offshore drilling for oil and gas, and possibly reverse the designation of some marine sanctuaries.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 18:23:00 -0400The school alleges the chemical manufacturing giant is responsible for the elevated levels of three likely carcinogens in its groundwater. Its lawsuit asks that the company provide for their removal.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 18:08:00 -0400The university and city of Berkeley saw dueling, but peaceful demonstrations with police on hand. Coulter suggested that she might "swing by" to greet supporters but never did.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 18:06:00 -0400People often remember tensions between African-Americans, white police officers and Korean business owners. That story gets more complicated when you step into a predominantly Latino neighborhood.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 17:38:00 -0400Despite his long-standing criticism of the North American Free Trade Agreement, President Trump has opted to reopen negotiations on the deal rather than run the risk of scrapping it altogether.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 17:14:00 -0400The company can speed up delivery of high-bandwidth content like YouTube videos because the servers will now store data locally. But accessing the Internet in Cuba remains difficult and expensive.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:20:00 -0400Netflix's hit show, with its incessant and incisive look at race at a fictional Ivy League college, doesn't really focus much on white people at all.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:06:00 -0400An advocate against female genital mutilation/cutting explains: "I wanted to break the sense of powerlessness that persists generation after generation."
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:43:00 -0400One of the most dangerous spots is Lake Victoria. And even the police who patrol the lake don't always know how to swim. But a life preserver may be on the way.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:16:00 -0400Insurance companies face deadlines to offer Affordable Care Act plans for next year, but lawmakers and the White House have left key decisions up in the air.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:15:00 -0400Americans ate 2 billion pounds of avocados last year; many came from Mexico. That's because avocados grow year-round in Mexico's climate, but not California's. Researchers are working to change that.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 14:16:00 -0400And hours before his scheduled execution, lawyers for death-row inmate Kenneth Williams continued to try to stop it in court. He is the fourth and final inmate scheduled to die in Arkansas this month.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 13:52:00 -0400Bruce Weber and Margalit Fox have written obituaries for thousands of people, ranging from heads of state to the inventor of the Etch-a-Sketch. They are featured in the new documentary Obit.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 13:09:00 -0400The president went on a tweetstorm Thursday blaming Democrats for a possible shutdown, even though one's unlikely. Why? Democrats happened to be plastered on cable news talking about Michael Flynn.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 13:06:08 -0400The military investigation could force the retired general to forfeit hundreds of thousands of dollars to make up for payments from entities linked to foreign governments.