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Mon, 27 Feb 2017 17:33:11 -0500The Detroit band makes hazy pop gems with sharp lyrics. Hear two songs.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 17:20:00 -0500New research calculates the greenhouse gas emissions involved in making bread, from wheat field to bakery. The vast majority of emissions come from one step in the process: farming.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 17:12:00 -0500Collectors, scholars and everyday people got the chance to peruse the Durham, N.C., home of the late John Hope Franklin, a world-renowned scholar of African-American history who died in 2009.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:55:45 -0500The singer-songwriter's music evokes a nighttime Nick Drake drenched in blue. Hear the interview and performance.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:56:00 -0500President Trump's proposed increase in defense spending could help the Defense Department plug current holes in the force, but wouldn't cover the major expansion he supports.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:38:30 -0500The steel guitarist digs into the history of sacred steel music, from its pioneers to his mentors.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:37:27 -0500People in India are reacting to the death of an IT worker shot in an apparent hate crime in Kansas.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:37:27 -0500NPR's Kelly McEvers spoke to Ali in October about his experience working on the film, which won the Oscar for best picture.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:37:27 -0500NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with John Feltner, a machinist at the Rexnord plant in Indianapolis, which is moving operations to Mexico. President Trump took credit for preventing a Carrier plant, which is one mile away from the Rexnord plant, from moving some jobs to Mexico.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:37:26 -0500The WNYC podcast, "Note to Self," conducted an experiment called The Privacy Paradox, which involved thousands of people who tried to strengthen control over their personal information online.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:37:00 -0500The U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments Monday on whether a North Carolina law that prevents registered sex offenders from "accessing" certain social media sites violates the First Amendment guarantee of free speech.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:37:00 -0500A major blunder at the Academy Awards left La La Land producer Jordan Horowitz literally handing over his award to its rightful owner, the producers of Moonlight. NPR's Audie Cornish talks to Horowitz about the mistake.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:37:00 -0500NPR's Ari Shapiro talks to Julie Brown, an investigative reporter at the Miami Herald, about her visit with Bill Owens, the father of the Navy SEAL killed last month during a raid in Yemen.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:37:00 -0500The Federal Communications Commission's new chairman wants to block a rule approved by his predecessor requiring Internet service providers like Comcast and Verizon adhere to new privacy standards.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:37:00 -0500Jewish cemeteries in Pennsylvania and Missouri have been hit by vandalism in recent weeks, but it's unclear if the attacks are the work of a few individuals or part of a larger problem.