• Canadian Olympic Athlete And Coach Apologize After Drunken Joyride Arrest By NPR   -   Feb 25, 2018

    CANADIAN OLYMPIC ATHLETE AND COACH APOLOGIZE AFTER DRUNKEN JOYRIDE ARREST

    Skier Dave Duncan, his wife and his coach were arrested after drunkenly stealing an idling pink Hummer in Pyeongchang. Until prosecutors...

    Olympics
  • By NPR   -   Feb 24, 2018

    POLL: WHERE AMERICANS DRAW LINES ON WORKPLACE BEHAVIOR

    The MeToo movement has brought a fresh examination of workplace behavior. A new NPR-Ipsos poll found little tolerance for a broad range...

  • By NPR   -   Feb 24, 2018

    DEMOCRATS RELEASE MEMO COUNTERING REPUBLICANS' CLAIMS OF SURVEILLANCE ABUSES

    Rep. Adam Schiff, the ranking Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, discusses the memo that rebuts Republican allegations of...

    Republicans, Democrats
  • By NPR   -   Feb 24, 2018

    HERITAGE FOUNDATION PRESIDENT ON THE CONSERVATIVE MOVEMENT

    Conservatives gathered for the Conservative Political Action Conference this week. NPR's Sarah McCammon talks with the Heritage Foundation...

  • Millennials Are No More Liberal On Gun Control Than Elders, Polls Show By NPR   -   Feb 24, 2018

    MILLENNIALS ARE NO MORE LIBERAL ON GUN CONTROL THAN ELDERS, POLLS SHOW

    Polling suggests millennials are more liberal than earlier generations on many social issues except gun laws. Pollsters say they can't...

  • French Food Waste Law Changing How Grocery Stores Approach Excess Food By NPR   -   Feb 24, 2018

    FRENCH FOOD WASTE LAW CHANGING HOW GROCERY STORES APPROACH EXCESS FOOD

    Two years ago, France introduced a law to force supermarkets to donate unsold food to charities and food banks. Skeptics called it...

    Food
  • Memo By House Intelligence Committee Democrats Released As Nunes Addresses CPAC By NPR   -   Feb 24, 2018

    MEMO BY HOUSE INTELLIGENCE COMMITTEE DEMOCRATS RELEASED AS NUNES ADDRESSES CPAC

    The long-awaited Schiff memo was released Saturday just as Rep. Devin Nunes addressed the crowd at CPAC 2018.

    Democrats
  • Welcome To The Country With The Biggest Crush On America By NPR   -   Feb 24, 2018

    WELCOME TO THE COUNTRY WITH THE BIGGEST CRUSH ON AMERICA

    Here's why Kosovo - land of Bill Clinton Boulevard, pets named Trump and a pantsuit boutique called Hillary - gives the United States...

  • How A Sneaky Alabama Town Launched America's 911 System By NPR   -   Feb 24, 2018

    HOW A SNEAKY ALABAMA TOWN LAUNCHED AMERICA'S 911 SYSTEM

    Fifty years ago, the Alabama Telephone Co. heard AT&T was creating a three-digit emergency number. So it decided to beat AT&T to the...

  • Customs Agents Search A Bus Near Paris - And Discover A Stolen Degas Painting By NPR   -   Feb 24, 2018

    CUSTOMS AGENTS SEARCH A BUS NEAR PARIS - AND DISCOVER A STOLEN DEGAS PAINTING

    The artwork was quietly spirited from a Marseille museum in 2009. The trail was cold until last week, when officers happened to check...

  • '400,000 People.Live In Hell On Earth': Bombing Of Damascus Suburbs Kills Hundreds By NPR   -   Feb 24, 2018

    '400,000 PEOPLE.LIVE IN HELL ON EARTH': BOMBING OF DAMASCUS SUBURBS KILLS HUNDREDS

    Airstrikes, shells and barrels filled with TNT are being dropped on neighborhoods of civilians who have no way to escape. More than...

  • Chef David Chang Dishes On The 'Ugly' Side Of 'Delicious' Food By NPR   -   Feb 24, 2018

    CHEF DAVID CHANG DISHES ON THE 'UGLY' SIDE OF 'DELICIOUS' FOOD

    David Chang's show, Ugly Delicious , delves into how various cultures approach comfort foods that have complicated back stories. "There's...

    Food
  • Educators Fear And Embrace Calls For Concealed Carry In The Classroom By NPR   -   Feb 24, 2018

    EDUCATORS FEAR AND EMBRACE CALLS FOR CONCEALED CARRY IN THE CLASSROOM

    Teachers are already carrying concealed guns in a handful of states, including Ohio. Some defend it, but many worry calls to arm teachers...

  • A Student Solution To Give Utah Debtors A Fighting Chance By NPR   -   Feb 24, 2018

    A STUDENT SOLUTION TO GIVE UTAH DEBTORS A FIGHTING CHANCE

    In Utah, the majority of civil lawsuits are debt related; nearly all of the debtors face those suits without any legal help. A group...

  • Montana Wildfires Provide A Wealth Of Data On Health Effects Of Smoke Exposure By NPR   -   Feb 24, 2018

    MONTANA WILDFIRES PROVIDE A WEALTH OF DATA ON HEALTH EFFECTS OF SMOKE EXPOSURE

    Last summer's wildfires handed scientists a rare chance to study effects of smoke on residents. Most previous work had been on wood-burning...

    Health
  • By NPR   -   Feb 24, 2018

    RICK GATES TO COOPERATE WITH MUELLER

    Former Trump campaign adviser Rick Gates pleaded guilty on Friday to two charges and will begin cooperating with federal prosecutors...

    Election
  • By NPR   -   Feb 24, 2018

    WHAT'S THE BEST WAY TO VERIFY VOTES?

    What's the best way to safeguard elections from hackers? Good old-fashioned paper ballots, says Marian Schneider, President of Verified...

    Election
  • By NPR   -   Feb 24, 2018

    WEEK IN POLITICS

    This week in Washington we got a guilty plea from a former Trump campaign aide, questions about the security clearance of a White House...

  • By NPR   -   Feb 24, 2018

    COLORADO LAWMAKERS DEBATE SEXUAL HARASSMENT AND GUNS IN THE CAPITOL

    Tensions are high in the Colorado Capitol with gun violence, sexual harassment complaints and an election coming, so lawmakers are...

    Election
  • Scientists Aim To Pull Peer Review Out Of The 17th Century By NPR   -   Feb 24, 2018

    SCIENTISTS AIM TO PULL PEER REVIEW OUT OF THE 17TH CENTURY

    Some scientists want to change the old-fashioned way scientific advancements are evaluated and communicated. But they have to overcome...