Last Build Date: Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:22:38 -0400Copyright: Copyright 2016 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:22:38 -0400There's plenty of vaccine available this year, and the sooner people get vaccinated the better, federal health officials say. A recent drop in vaccination, especially among the elderly, concerns them.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:27:10 -0400Most Americans say they should always have the option to drive themselves. That's despite the fact the average driver is excited by driverless technology.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:20:57 -0400Steve Inskeep talks with NPR's David Schaper about what might have caused a commuter train to overshoot the terminal Thursday morning. At least 100 people were injured, and one death was reported.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:12:42 -0400HBO's latest series is a high-tech theme park, whose visitors get to live out their wildest dreams of being in the Old West. Critic John Powers calls Westworld an "unexpectedly resonant show."
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:04:00 -0400Most potential Alzheimer's drugs are tested on mice. But rats may be a better choice because they seem to have a type of memory that's more like ours, and also are highly vulnerable to Alzheimer's.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:49:00 -0400The attack on the trucks delivering humanitarian aid in Aleppo was potentially a war crime. But it's not likely anyone will go to jail for it. Is this the new normal?
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:48:00 -0400Attorney Claudia Bernal was on her way to work in New York City when she was detoured due to the crash. NPR's Joel Rose says the New Jersey terminal is a main point of entry to Manhattan.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:43:00 -0400Thousands of people have been arrested or dismissed under the current state of emergency after a failed coup attempt July 15. The date has been declared a national holiday for "democracy and freedom."
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:39:00 -0400Witness Mark Cardona describes the scene of a commuter train crash near the Hudson River. Nancy Solomon of member station WYNC also reports what she's seeing and hearing.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:11:00 -0400The latest album by musician Roberto Lange mixes his unmistakable keyboard sounds with stripped-down dance beats and lyrics waiting to be assigned a narrative from your own life.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:48:00 -0400A three-disc set, due out Dec. 2, features highlights from her 2014 concert series at London's Hammersmith Apollo theater. It was her first set of live performances in 35 years.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:46:00 -0400Commuter Ben Fairclough says he had just gotten off a different train and was walking toward the station when he found his path blocked by the crashed train. He describes the scene to Steve Inskeep.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:44:33 -0400The song is from the jazz and pop singer-songwriter's new album, Day Breaks. Here, Jones and her band play it live at KCRW.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:37:00 -0400Questions for Stumpf include one about his sale of $13 million in stock, which Rep. Carolyn Maloney calls "by far the largest open-market sale of Wells Fargo stock" in the CEO's tenure.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:00:28 -0400"When you've got the undeniable, magical aura of Doctor Buckingham, things blossom." The Australian synth duo gets a lush assist from the Fleetwood Mac guitarist on its breezy new song.