Last Build Date: Thu, 30 Mar 2017 18:24:10 -0400Copyright: Copyright 2017 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 18:24:10 -0400The time has come to say goodbye to Dandelion, one of two yellow crayons in Crayola's 24-count pack. It will go into retirement and the Crayola Hall of Fame.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 17:47:00 -0400Jerry Miller spent more than 25 years behind bars for crimes he didn't commit. His story is part of a new collection that pairs exonerees with mystery/thriller writers.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 17:46:00 -0400Restaurants are trying "revenue sharing" in an attempt to close the wage gap between tipped and not tipped workers, and to help fix the labor shortage in Boston.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 17:46:00 -0400California is expected to begin easing sweeping water use and drought restrictions after an extraordinary winter of storms. But a fierce debate rages over whether the rules should become permanent.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 17:20:09 -0400On Close Ties, the veteran singer-songwriter looks back on his life and the friends who have held special places in it. Hear a conversation and live performance.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 17:16:00 -0400NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with Ames Simmons, director of transgender policy at Equality North Carolina, about the compromise measure to repeal most of the state's controversial bathroom bill.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 17:00:08 -0400This impressive debut from director Osgood Perkins, about schoolgirls left at a Catholic school over winter break, "feels like a throat-clearing exercise for a horror prodigy," says our critic.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 17:00:08 -0400This historical drama, based on the story of a Warsaw couple who helped hundreds of Jews flee Nazi-occupied Poland, is more interested in their heroism than their humanity.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 17:00:08 -0400It'll help to brush up on your Impressionists before seeing writer-director Danièle Thompson's decades-spanning portrait of Emile Zola and Paul Cézanne, but the film deftly avoids biopic clichés.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 17:00:00 -0400A filmmaker returns to the former East Germany to uncover family secrets and explore how life behind the Berlin Wall traded on civilian informants and an insidious collective obedience.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 16:48:00 -0400The bodywide inflammation known as sepsis kills about 300,000 people in U.S. hospitals each year. Promising treatments have come and gone, warn skeptical doctors, who call for rigorous research.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 16:31:51 -0400As the Trump administration cracks down on illegal immigration, several states dominated by Democrats are pushing laws and regulations that would prevent the states from sharing data about immigration status with federal authorities.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 16:31:51 -0400In North Carolina, lawmakers have voted to repeal the state's controversial law that, among other things, limited protections to LGBT residents.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 16:31:00 -0400The last known Tasmanian tiger died more than eight decades ago. It has become the stuff of textbook sketches and yellowing photographs. But now, researchers are launching a new search.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 16:31:00 -0400It's been 150 years since the United States bought Alaska from Russia. NPR asks attendees at a celebration in Washington, D.C., about Russia's lasting legacy in Alaska.