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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:37:27 -0500The modern art museum, which opened on Jan. 31, 1977, holds a secure place in the heart of Paris — and in Parisians' hearts. But it wasn't always so. Horrified critics compared it to an oil refinery.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:30:00 -0500There's no evidence that screening adolescents with electrocardiograms prevents deaths, yet the heart tests have become widespread despite the false alarms they often cause.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:28:14 -0500These days, Suzuki's Branded to Kill is widely seen as a masterpiece; when he made the absurdist thriller in 1967, he was fired.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:04:00 -0500The woman set to run the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services told senators that maternity coverage should be optional in individual and small group plans. Other services could be cut entirely.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:00:21 -0500Simon Okely's soulful serenade to a detached lover betrays his influences in its smooth '70s sound. The accompanying video is a retro haze of mom jeans and disco balls.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:00:20 -0500In 1962, the University of Mississippi was at the heart of the desegregation battle. More than 50 years later, a junior on campus talks race, belonging and his sense of pride in Mississippi.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:00:20 -0500It's gruesome, but from a scientific standpoint, there's a predictable calculus for when humans and animals go cannibal, a new book says. And who knew European aristocrats ate body parts as medicine?
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 09:25:00 -0500An Inside Look into NPR's Science Desk Reporter and Producer, Adam Cole.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 09:17:00 -0500The band originally planned to release its self-titled album on Feb. 24, but decided to stream it live Tuesday after David Longstreth tweeted everyone had waited "long enough."
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 09:00:20 -0500In a gospel lamentation, the 74-year-old Memphis soul singer invites us to take solace in the faith that a better world is attainable.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 09:00:00 -0500Hear some of the tracks that form the bedrock of the show's popular 'round-the-clock Celtic roots-music channel. Selections include music by Mary Jane Lamond and Wendy MacIsaac.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 07:53:00 -0500It's the latest twist in the inquiry into the killing of Kim Jong Un's estranged half-brother, who died 10 days ago shortly after being approached by two women at Kuala Lumpur International Airport.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 07:00:20 -0500Zinemaker and designer Keith Rosson's debut novel is set in a small Oregon town in the 1980s, where the rain pours down, jellyfish rot on the beach — and a strange supernatural force is on the move.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 07:00:20 -0500Widely considered the national dish, no one knows quite where it came from. But you can find this flavorful carb-packed treat anywhere from mama's kitchen to food carts and elaborate eateries.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 06:56:03 -0500The quarterback for the New England Patriots says someone stole his jersey after the team's Super Bowl win. Investigators in Houston are working to determine who was in the locker room at the time.