Last Build Date: Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:57:14 -0400Copyright: Copyright 2017 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:57:14 -0400When the president speaks the world listens. Adam Behsudi of Politico talks with NPR's Scott Simon about how Donald Trump's outspoken commentary is affecting international trade with the U.S.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:57:14 -0400The Federal Communications Commission is taking steps to repeal regulations for Internet service providers that the FCC approved in 2015.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:14:07 -0400Today on the show, how a New Hampshire hotel filled with boozing economists saved the global economy.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:31:00 -0400The U.S. economy stalled in the first quarter, growing at a tepid 0.7 percent. But economists say the ragged quarter was an aberration and predict growth will rebound during the spring and summer.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:31:00 -0400At the TED Conference in Vancouver this week, two Fellows, Devita Davison and Damon Davis talked about putting ideas to work to invigorate marginalized communities from within.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:12:00 -0400The film, based on the book by Dave Eggers, presents a dystopian view of where Silicon Valley is taking the world and captures the tech industry's failure to acknowledge the downside of its creations.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 12:00:00 -0400Trump the president has done little to separate himself from Trump the businessman. This video explains why that's the case and what we know and don't know about the president's financial ties.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 09:08:00 -0400The Commerce Department report indicates the slowest economic growth in three years.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:04:00 -0400The tech industry is getting hit hard by turnover among workers who believe they've been treated unfairly. It's most acute among underrepresented workers, including women and minorities.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 03:42:00 -0400Joe Rogers Sr. and Thomas Forkner Sr. co-founded the Waffle House in an Atlanta suburb in 1955. A statement released by the company says Forkner died on Wednesday at age 98. Rogers died March 3 at 97.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 21:16:00 -0400President Trump signed an executive order Friday that aims to expand offshore drilling for oil and gas, in a move welcomed by the oil and gas industry and greeted with alarm by environmental groups.
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 -0400As the Trump administration settles in, questions continue to pop up about a figure from last year's campaign: Paul Manafort. Why do his business dealings continue to stir such interest? Who is he, really?
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:20:00 -0400NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with Patricia Chagnon, a member of Marine Le Pen's party Front National.