• Do IVF And Other Infertility Tech Lead To Health Risks For The Baby? Maybe By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2018

    DO IVF AND OTHER INFERTILITY TECH LEAD TO HEALTH RISKS FOR THE BABY? MAYBE

    A small study of teens who were conceived via assisted reproductive technology finds a significant number already have hypertension...

    Technology, Tech, Health
  • Myth And Reality About Hurricane Risks For Expectant Mothers By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2018

    MYTH AND REALITY ABOUT HURRICANE RISKS FOR EXPECTANT MOTHERS

    Research suggests that floods and other environmental disasters can raise the risk for spontaneous miscarriages, preterm births and...

  • Trump Administration Eases Regulation Of Methane Leaks On Public Lands By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2018

    TRUMP ADMINISTRATION EASES REGULATION OF METHANE LEAKS ON PUBLIC LANDS

    The proposal to reduce limits on methane emissions from oil and gas operations on public land is the latest move to roll back Obama-era...

  • Have A Cool Idea To Help End World Hunger? Pitch It To The U.N By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2018

    HAVE A COOL IDEA TO HELP END WORLD HUNGER? PITCH IT TO THE U.N

    At the World Food Programme's Innovation Accelerator, teams test out new proposals to stop hunger. Anyone can submit. And September...

    World, Food
  • Former Pakistani Prime Minister Released From Prison 2 Months Into 10-Year Sentence By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2018

    FORMER PAKISTANI PRIME MINISTER RELEASED FROM PRISON 2 MONTHS INTO 10-YEAR SENTENCE

    Nawaz Sharif was sentenced to prison after a corruption scandal. Now he, his daughter and his son-in-law are out on bail after a high...

  • Trump Says He Wants To Hear From Kavanaugh's Accuser By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2018

    TRUMP SAYS HE WANTS TO HEAR FROM KAVANAUGH'S ACCUSER

    The President told reporters "we'll have to make a decision" if Christine Blasey Ford "makes a credible showing."

  • By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2018

    TRUMP: FORD SHOULD ACCEPT INVITATION TO TESTIFY BEFORE SENATE PANEL

    On Wednesday President Donald Trump said Christine Blasey Ford should accept the Senate Judiciary Committee's invitation to testify...

    Donald Trump
  • Trump Again Slams Jeff Sessions: 'I Don't Have An Attorney General' By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2018

    TRUMP AGAIN SLAMS JEFF SESSIONS: 'I DON'T HAVE AN ATTORNEY GENERAL'

    In an interview on Tuesday, President Trump said his frustration with Jeff Sessions goes beyond his recusal from the Russia investigation:...

  • Trump Travels To Flood-Soaked North Carolina By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2018

    TRUMP TRAVELS TO FLOOD-SOAKED NORTH CAROLINA

    As Trump visits North Carolina, residents hit hard by the storm will be looking to the federal government to "act now" to help with...

    Travel
  • By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2018

    SOYBEAN FARMERS WORRY ABOUT TARIFFS' IMPACT

    The trade war between Washington and Beijing has dealt a big blow to American soybean farmers, who depend heavily on the Chinese market.

    Market
  • By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2018

    CONSERVATIVE GROUP DEFENDS KAVANAUGH NOMINATION

    Carrie Severino of the conservative organization the Judicial Crisis Network tells Steve Inskeep why her group stands by Judge Brett...

  • North Korea's Kim Jong Un Says He Will Visit Seoul By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2018

    NORTH KOREA'S KIM JONG UN SAYS HE WILL VISIT SEOUL

    During a third summit between Kim Jong Un and South Korea's Moon Jae-in, Pyongyang also agrees to dismantle missile and nuclear weapons...

    U.S.
  • Maria Butina, Accused Of Being Russian Agent, Has Long History Of Urging Protest By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2018

    MARIA BUTINA, ACCUSED OF BEING RUSSIAN AGENT, HAS LONG HISTORY OF URGING PROTEST

    Butina's friends and contacts describe a driven young woman whose ardent support for gun rights brought her across the world and eventually...

    World
  • 'Humbled To Ask For Help' - Low-Income Communities Struggle To Recover After A Wildfire By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2018

    'HUMBLED TO ASK FOR HELP' - LOW-INCOME COMMUNITIES STRUGGLE TO RECOVER AFTER A WILDFIRE

    It is early in the fire season, but nearly 1,400 homes have been destroyed in California wildfires. For low income people, without...

  • By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2018

    NEWS BRIEF: KAVANAUGH LATEST, BREXIT, KOREAS SUMMIT

    We have the latest developments on the sexual assault allegations against Brett Kavanaugh. Also, European leaders are meeting to discuss...

  • By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2018

    FORD CALLS FOR FBI INVESTIGATION OF ALLEGED SEXUAL ASSAULT

    One of Christine Blasey Ford's lawyers says any Senate testimony should come after an FBI investigation. Ford accused Supreme Court...

  • By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2018

    SECURING THE ELECTION INDUSTRY

    It's not just the government that runs elections. Private companies play a crucial role, from printing ballots, to manufacturing voting...

    Running, Industry, Election
  • By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2018

    COLORADO PREPARES FOR POSSIBLE CYBERATTACKS WITH ELECTION 'WAR GAMES'

    Election officials around the country have been preparing for cyberattacks and other attempts to interfere with this year's elections.

    Election
  • County Jails Struggle To Treat Mentally Ill Inmates By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2018

    COUNTY JAILS STRUGGLE TO TREAT MENTALLY ILL INMATES

    Getting mental health treatment to inmates who need it requires money and unprecedented collaboration between state and county departments...

    Health
  • As A D.C. Public Housing Complex Faces Redevelopment, One Teenager Reflects By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2018

    AS A D.C. PUBLIC HOUSING COMPLEX FACES REDEVELOPMENT, ONE TEENAGER REFLECTS

    Eighteen-year-old Dasani Watkins and her family moved out of Barry Farm in May 2018. She talks about her time there, as the community...