Last Build Date: Sat, 25 Feb 2017 06:04:13 -0500Copyright: Copyright 2017 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 06:04:13 -0500Few people that live in the Mississippi Delta ever go out on the river. John Ruskey, owner of Quapaw Canoeing Company, wants to change that and get people connected with this wild place.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 06:03:00 -0500False eyelashes used to be mostly seen on people in movies and were hard to put on and take off. But these days, you can see that red carpet false-eyelash look on people almost anywhere.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 06:01:13 -0500The intersection of these two identities has become more acute thanks to Black Lives Matter and protests against the Trump administration's executive order on immigration.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 05:00:13 -0500Aging dogs often need extra medical care. But there comes a time to be realistic about what can and can't be done, veterinarians say. The pet's comfort is paramount.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 20:17:00 -0500Early every year, 30 billion bees make their way across the country to California's Central Valley. Here's why.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:11:00 -0500The move blocked reporters from CNN, The New York Times and others from participating and was seen at least in part as retaliation for a Thursday CNN piece on White House-FBI communications.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:03:00 -0500Daniel Fried, who retired Friday from the State Department, helped shape U.S. policy in Europe over a 40-year career. "I learned never to underestimate the possibility of change," he told colleagues.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:28:00 -0500He landed in Chicago for a graduation celebration trip after President Trump's travel ban took effect on citizens of seven mostly Muslim countries. He was held overnight in a cell and then sent back.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:17:00 -0500Sebastian Gorka responded to critical posts on Twitter by threatening to involve White House lawyers. He is fighting questions about his credentials and his views on Islam.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:05:42 -0500The guitarist and vocalist joins Marian McPartland to perform standards from "St. Louis Blues" to "Naima."
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:29:00 -0500The new telecom chief is moving to halt one part of the sweeping rules for Internet service providers, which were passed last year in part based on "net neutrality" regulations.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:19:00 -0500An eastern bongo at the Los Angeles Zoo birthed the first bongo to be born at the zoo in more than 20 years. Bongos are native to Africa and have stripes, big ears and horns.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:13:00 -0500The mayor of Los Angeles co-signed a letter to the federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency requesting that its agents not identify themselves as "police" during operations in the city.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:06:00 -0500Jazz Night in America host Christian McBride reflects on how movies about his art form — including La La Land and a new Lee Morgan documentary — tend to paint the working jazz musician.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:00:00 -0500The Obama administration began checking social media accounts of prospective Syrian refugees more than a year ago. Such steps could expand as President Trump prepares a new executive order on vetting.