If you're looking to give a book to a friend or family member this holiday, NPR Books editor Petra Mayer shares her picks.
House Speaker John Boehner is unveiling the Republican’s “Plan for America’s Job Creators” Thursday, a day after Senate Democrats forced a vote yesterday on Republican Congressman Paul Ryan’s budget that included a controversial plan to reshape Medicare. The plan was voted down, but Republicans were put on the spot and forced to vote for the politically risky plan, or risk pushback from inside the party.
Apple created a stir last month after researchers discovered the iPhone was storing years of data tracking a user’s location. What else can cell phones tell us?
The University of Connecticut men’s basketball team won the national championship this year, but it’s also one of a handful of dominant basketball and football programs to receive NCAA penalties this week for poor academic performance.
Gen. Ratko Mladic, Europe’s most wanted war crimes suspect, has been arrested in Serbia after years in hiding, the country’s president said Thursday.
We speak with Chad Elliot of KZRG in Joplin, Missouri, who has been on the air practically around the clock since Sunday’s deadly tornado, trying to connect people in need in Joplin.
Memorial Day means time to haul out the grill, and turn to Here & Now resident chef Kathy Gunst.
Experts share a range of perspectives on how to combat the Islamic State militant group, and the role the U.S. should play.