• An Attempt To Save South Carolina's Historical Documents Is Destroying Them By NPR   -   Feb 22, 2017

    AN ATTEMPT TO SAVE SOUTH CAROLINA'S HISTORICAL DOCUMENTS IS DESTROYING THEM

    Historical documents across the country are facing an issue other than age: An effort to preserve them decades ago is hastening the...

    • Conservative Justices Skeptical Of Extending Constitution Beyond U.S. Border By NPR   -   Feb 22, 2017

      CONSERVATIVE JUSTICES SKEPTICAL OF EXTENDING CONSTITUTION BEYOND U.S. BORDER

      The Supreme Court heard arguments in a "very sympathetic case" involving the shooting of an unarmed Mexican teen on the border. The...

      U.S.
      • Record Number Of Miles Driven In U.S. Last Year By NPR   -   Feb 22, 2017

        RECORD NUMBER OF MILES DRIVEN IN U.S. LAST YEAR

        American drivers put 3.22 trillion miles on the nations roads last year, up by 2.8 percent from 2015. A better economy and lower gas...

        U.S., Economy
        • Conservative Justices Skeptical Of Extending Constitution Beyond U.S. Border By NPR   -   Feb 22, 2017

          CONSERVATIVE JUSTICES SKEPTICAL OF EXTENDING CONSTITUTION BEYOND U.S. BORDER

          The Supreme Court heard arguments in a "very sympathetic case" involving the shooting of an unarmed Mexican teen on the border. The...

          U.S.
          • Researchers Failed To Tell Testosterone Trial Patients They Were Anemic By NPR   -   Feb 21, 2017

            RESEARCHERS FAILED TO TELL TESTOSTERONE TRIAL PATIENTS THEY WERE ANEMIC

            Low levels of iron in the blood may indicate a serious but treatable medical condition if caught early, but patients in a testosterone...

            • Secretary Of State Rex Tillerson Keeps Low Profile Since Taking Office By NPR   -   Feb 21, 2017

              SECRETARY OF STATE REX TILLERSON KEEPS LOW PROFILE SINCE TAKING OFFICE

              Questions are being raised about how much influence Tillerson has with the White House. He was absent from the president's recent meetings...

              • New Report Finds ISIS Territorial Defeats Are Also Hitting The Group's Wallet By NPR   -   Feb 21, 2017

                NEW REPORT FINDS ISIS TERRITORIAL DEFEATS ARE ALSO HITTING THE GROUP'S WALLET

                The researchers found that ISIS took in approximately 50 percent less income last year than in 2014. That's because its financial fortunes...

                • By NPR   -   Feb 21, 2017

                  HOMELAND SECURITY UNVEILS NEW RULES ON IMMIGRATION LAW ENFORCEMENT

                  Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly on Tuesday unveiled new rules aimed at tougher enforcement of immigration laws, a major policy...

                  U.S.
                  • By NPR   -   Feb 21, 2017

                    WITHOUT WARRANTS, IMMIGRATION AGENTS OFTEN POSE AS POLICE OFFICERS

                    Immigrations and Customs Enforcement officers can't enter someone's residence without a warrant. When they don't have a warrant, they...

                    • By NPR   -   Feb 21, 2017

                      AFTER CRITICISM, TRUMP SPEAKS OUT AGAINST ANTI-SEMITIC VIOLENCE

                      President Trump said Tuesday anti-Semitic violence is "horrible" and more work needs to be done to root out bigotry. His comments came...

                      • By NPR   -   Feb 21, 2017

                        MILO YIANNOPOULOS RESIGNS FROM BREITBART AFTER UNDERAGE SEX COMMENTS

                        Milo Yiannopoulos is having a very bad few days. The 32-year-old conservative provocateur resigned from Breitbart, lost a book contract...

                        • After Comments On Pedophilia, Breitbart Editor Milo Yiannopoulos Resigns By NPR   -   Feb 21, 2017

                          AFTER COMMENTS ON PEDOPHILIA, BREITBART EDITOR MILO YIANNOPOULOS RESIGNS

                          One day after he lost both a book deal and a prominent speaking gig, Yiannopoulos said he was stepping down as technology editor for...

                          Technology, Running
                          • After Comments On Pedophilia, Breitbart Editor Milo Yiannopoulos Resigns By NPR   -   Feb 21, 2017

                            AFTER COMMENTS ON PEDOPHILIA, BREITBART EDITOR MILO YIANNOPOULOS RESIGNS

                            One day after he lost both a book deal and a prominent speaking gig, Yiannopoulos said he was stepping down as technology editor for...

                            Technology, Running
                            • World's 'Oldest Known Wild Bird' Hatches Chick, Again! By NPR   -   Feb 21, 2017

                              WORLD'S 'OLDEST KNOWN WILD BIRD' HATCHES CHICK, AGAIN!

                              Wisdom, a Laysan albatross who is at least 66 years old, has hatched yet another chick at the Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge...

                              World
                              • By NPR   -   Feb 21, 2017

                                ELUSIVE BULL IS APPREHENDED IN NEW YORK CITY

                                For more than an hour Tuesday, a runaway bull kept its dreams of freedom alive - until officers managed to capture it in Queens.

                                • Grad Student Discovers A Lost Novel Written By Walt Whitman By NPR   -   Feb 21, 2017

                                  GRAD STUDENT DISCOVERS A LOST NOVEL WRITTEN BY WALT WHITMAN

                                  An ad in a March 1852 edition of The New York Times led Zachary Turpin on an electronic search that uncovered a rags-to-riches novella...

                                  • In South Sudan, People Are Dying Of Hunger As Civil War Continues By NPR   -   Feb 21, 2017

                                    IN SOUTH SUDAN, PEOPLE ARE DYING OF HUNGER AS CIVIL WAR CONTINUES

                                    The U.N. says nearly 5 million people do not have enough food, and issued a formal famine declaration for Unity State in the north-central...

                                    Food
                                    • At U.K. Parliament, Zingers Fly In Debate Over Trump State Visit By NPR   -   Feb 21, 2017

                                      AT U.K. PARLIAMENT, ZINGERS FLY IN DEBATE OVER TRUMP STATE VISIT

                                      As thousands protested outside Britain's parliament Monday, members debated whether President Trump should have the honor of meeting...

                                      • At U.K. Parliament, Zingers Fly In Debate Over Trump State Visit By NPR   -   Feb 21, 2017

                                        AT U.K. PARLIAMENT, ZINGERS FLY IN DEBATE OVER TRUMP STATE VISIT

                                        As thousands protested outside Britain's parliament Monday, members debated whether President Trump should have the honor of meeting...

                                        • Does Testosterone Improve Older Men's Health? It Depends By NPR   -   Feb 21, 2017

                                          DOES TESTOSTERONE IMPROVE OLDER MEN'S HEALTH? IT DEPENDS

                                          Several studies out this week show mixed results for testosterone supplements. They appear to protect bone density and strength and...

                                          Health