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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:56:00 -0500The Lincoln Bible was purchased for the 1861 inauguration by Supreme Court Clerk William Thomas Carroll.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:47:19 -0500Trump's campaign comments toward China were extremely strong, and we're likely to learn soon how much was rhetoric and how much will become actual policy.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:36:00 -0500NPR's Senior Vice President of News and Editorial Director Michael Oreskes sent this message to the NPR News staff on Jan. 17.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:22:00 -0500Russian President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday that President-elect Donald Trump won a "convincing victory."
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:15:10 -0500Researchers inch ever closer to, but never reach, the state of absolute zero temperature; it's a science that has some very cool (pun very much intended) applications, says astrophysicist Adam Frank.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:00:52 -0500Several new studies document widespread conflicts of interest in medicine. The way we think about disease "is being subtly distorted" by financial ties, the authors of an accompanying editorial write.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:55:44 -0500The indie-rock band's Woods Stage performance last summer was its first festival appearance in over five years.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:28:00 -0500The British prime minister said in a speech on Tuesday that she plans for the United Kingdom to walk away from the European Union's single market and unified court system.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:15:00 -0500NPR's David Greene recently spoke with producer-musician-Snapchatter DJ Khaled about his jet ski adventure, his love of pillows, and all the things "they" don't want you to know.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:11:00 -0500The Canadian band is back with a new album called Sincerely, Future Pollution, a record heavily shaped by 2016's political upheaval. The first single is a dark, brooding take on the state of America.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:08:00 -0500Treating people through nutrition is not a new idea, but it's making new inroads as more medical professionals make meals a formal part of care, rather than relying solely on medications.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 09:47:00 -0500"No one will emerge as a winner in a trade war," the Chinese president said in Davos, Switzerland. He responded to statements by U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, without mentioning his name.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 09:00:22 -0500Cobb's words shimmer like a tall glass of sweet tea in the late-morning sun. Watch the country singer-songwriter perform four songs from his debut album.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 08:28:00 -0500Senate confirmation hearings begin on Tuesday for Betsy DeVos, Donald Trump's pick for education secretary. Steve Inskeep talks to Democratic Sen. Maggie Hassan, who has serious concerns about DeVos.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 08:01:00 -0500A report by the Guttmacher Institute, a research group that backs legalized abortion, puts the 2014 rate at 14.6 abortions per 1,000 women of childbearing age — the lowest recorded rate since 1973.