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Ten years after the U.S. invaded Iraq, NPR is taking a look back, revisiting people and places first encountered during the war.
During the March Madness of 1963, playing was infused with politics. The NCAA matchup between Loyola University of Chicago and Mississippi State helped put an end to segregated basketball.
The next Republican presidential primary is so far off that some of those attending the Conservative Political Action Conference on Thursday could be spotted wearing stickers for two potential cand
After his election as pope Wednesday, Jorge Mario Bergoglio chose a name that, for many Catholics, sent an immediate signal of his goal to unite the Roman Catholic Church:
As the white smoke cleared from the skies above the Vatican Wednesday afternoon, one of the first, widely reported personal tidbits to emerge about the newly selected pope, the former Jorge Mario B
It's no picnic being a kidney patient even in the best conditions. But coming in for dialysis in a place like the Gaza Strip calls for a special kind of patience.
After a mass at which they were urged to find a good shepherd for their church, 115 Roman Catholic cardi
Ever since she was a small child, Samantha Grimaldo has had to carry her voice with her.
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We live knowing that everything dies. Like the sun, it's a fact of life. And like the sun, we tend not to look right at it.
Some workers may dream about how productive they'd be without a boss. But for thousands of federal employees, being without a boss is a reality. And productivity isn't necessarily the result.
The mourning over the death of Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez took a Lenin-eque turn today: Acting Presi
The next pope will be the spiritual leader of the world's Catholics. He will also be leading a multibillion-dollar financial empire.