President Nicolas Maduro accused Washington of “gringo” meddling and placed several individuals, including George W. Bush, Dick Cheney and Marco Rubio on a list of people banned from the country.
Two American astronauts at the Space Station are outside the craft for the last of three jobs aimed at paving the way to receive a new generation of crew modules beginning in 2017.
An Israeli film now playing in the U.S. shows how rabbinical rules regulating Jewish divorces in Israel can trap women. Rabbinical judges have taken the highly unusual step to see the film themselves.
The Russian opposition leader was gunned down in Moscow in Friday in what many of his supporters believe was a directed political assassination.
Benjamin Netanyahu will address Congress just before Israeli elections. NPR’s Rachel Martin speaks to Chemi Shalev, the U.S. editor of Haartz, about how the controversial visit is playing back home.
Thousands of people gathered on Sunday in Moscow to mourn opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, who was killed on Friday. NPR’s Rachel Martin talks with Corey Flintoff, who was at the march.
Video has surfaced of ISIS militants smashing ancient artifacts on display in the Mosul, Iraq, museum. NPR’s Rachel Martin speaks to Axel Plathe, UNESCO’s Iraq director, on the huge loss.
The Bureau of Reclamation announced Friday that for the second straight year, many California farmers will not be getting federal water imports because of the ongoing drought.
Jury selection in the trial of the Boston marathon bomber is expected to finish on Tuesday. NPR’s Rachel Martin speaks to Boston correspondent Tovia Smith about the start of Dzokhar Tsarnaev’s trial.
The number of dollars of unpaid child support each year in the U.S. is well into the billions. NPR’s Rachel Martin speaks with data expert Mona Chalabi of FiveThirtyEight.com about the numbers.
The cheeses of the Italian Alps are prized for their flavor. But the tradition of cheese-making here is dying off. Now remaining farmers are banding together around an unusual adoption program.
In the past decade, the number of bear-related calls Florida wildlife officials have received has increased by 400 percent. To stop the rise in bear population, officials have agreed to start hunting.
In a 3-2 vote on Feb. 26, the FCC approved new rules, regulating broadband internet as a public utility. NPR’s Arun Rath speaks with Mat Honan, San Francisco bureau chief for BuzzFeed News, about the political implications of the vote.
Cape Cod journalist Greg O’Brien has always found solace in running, and a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s hasn’t stopped him. But making it work — for himself and his family — isn’t always easy.
Congress will fund the Department of Homeland Security for one more week. Political correspondent Mara Liasson talks with NPR’s Arun Rath about the politics of the battles being waged by congressional Republicans.