Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the Obamas at the airport in New Delhi, starting off a three-day trip. The leaders are expected to discuss trade, climate change and global terrorism.
There is a common belief that requiring the use of “politically correct” language in the workplace stifles creativity. Researchers decided to see if that notion held up to scrutiny.
Writer Greg O’Brien was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease five years ago. He describes what it was like to hear the news — and break it to his family.
American and Cuban diplomats sat face-to-face in Havana this week for historic talks. NPR’s Arun Rath talks with correspondent Carrie Kahn about the U.S. and Cuba re-establishing diplomatic ties.
Loud noises, bright lights and crowded spaces can be painful for children with autism. That often means missing out on museums. Some, like Seattle’s Pacific Science Center, are addressing the problem.
Bill Belichick says that after an exhaustive investigation he determined that temperature differences between the locker room and the field inadvertently caused the discrepancies.
The outgoing secretary of defense conceded his handling of the Guantanamo Bay detainee issue “hasn’t always made me popular in some quarters.”
Ropes supporting the core piece of wreckage as it was lifted from the sea floor snapped just as the fuselage neared the surface, officials say.
The unconfirmed video was released after a deadline to pay a $200 million ransom for the lives of Kenji Goto and Haruna Yakawa passed. It appears to change the Islamic State kidnappers’ demands.
The attack follows a rebel rocket barrage that hit an open-air market in the port city, killing at least 15 civilians.
If elected on Sunday, Syriza would be the first anti-austerity party to come to power in the Eurozone. But it would still have to pay off Greece’s debt and help the country out of a deep depression.
No, Macauley Culkin didn’t die — that was a fake news story you saw on Facebook. This week, Facebook added a feature for reporting hoaxes. NPR’s Laura Sydell explains the details to Scott Simon.
The president will shave one day from the planned three-day visit to India to make room in his schedule to visit the new Saudi king in Riyadh.
The D.C.-based smartphone tool connects people with a ride to the hospital and a team of medical professionals trained in dealing with sexual assault. But students aren’t rushing to download the app.
The short film ‘Papa Machete,’ which is having its U.S. premiere this week at Sundance, introduces viewers to a 70-year-old Haitian farmer who’s the master of a secret martial arts form.