npr

The 10th anniversary of the devastating storm was marked by prayers and church bells to remember the estimated 1,800 who lost their lives in the disaster.
Posted: Saturday, August 29, 2015
The Today show medical editor gave a new interview about her controversial quarantine. It triggered powerful memories for an NPR journalist who was in Liberia around the same time.
Posted: Saturday, August 29, 2015
Authorities say it's too early to say for sure if the unidentified suspect, who they say was found with bomb-making materials, had anything to do with the attack on Bangkok's Erawan shrine.
Posted: Saturday, August 29, 2015
The outcome in the closely watched trial shocked many observers. The Qatar-based network's acting secretary-general said the verdict was politically motivated and "defies logic and common sense."
Posted: Saturday, August 29, 2015
Sheriff's Deputy Darren Goforth was at a gas station near Houston when an unidentified man approached him from behind and fired several rounds, fatally wounding the officer.
Posted: Saturday, August 29, 2015
Here's how NPR thought through whether the gunshots that killed two TV journalists should be replayed on the radio and online.
Posted: Saturday, August 29, 2015
New Orleans lost much since Hurricane Katrina, and the failed levees that flooded the city. But Gwen Thompkins says the passions that survived the flood kept her city alive too.
Posted: Saturday, August 29, 2015
Why so many private colleges are giving out massive discounts.
Posted: Saturday, August 29, 2015
A startup in India — where an aging, ad hoc system limits water availability — is using text messages to let people know when their faucets should work, so they don't waste hours awaiting the deluge.
Posted: Saturday, August 29, 2015
A new exhibit at the National Museum of the American Indian highlights the engineering prowess of the Inca, whose great road once spanned mountains, deserts and forests in 6 South American countries.
Posted: Saturday, August 29, 2015
Saturday's ruling in Cairo is the latest twist in a long-running trial which was criticized worldwide by press freedom advocates and human rights activists.
Posted: Saturday, August 29, 2015
Donald Trump's Republican presidential campaign continues to lead in the polls, and this week Trump hired Sam Clovis to be his national campaign co-chairman. A week ago, Clovis worked for Rick Perry.
Posted: Saturday, August 29, 2015
The conviction of a Ukrainian filmmaker is one of several cases in Russia that have drawn protests from human-rights groups and Western governments, including the U.S.
Posted: Saturday, August 29, 2015
The storm caused devastating flooding and landslides on the tiny island earlier this week, but poses less of a threat to Florida, according to National Weather Service forecasts.
Posted: Saturday, August 29, 2015
Tony Turner wrote and sang "Harperman," leading a (barefooted) choir through lyrics that ask questions such as "Who squashes all dissent?" and "Who muzzles all the scientists?"
Posted: Saturday, August 29, 2015