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.
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.
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.”
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.
Here’s how NPR thought through whether the gunshots that killed two TV journalists should be replayed on the radio and online.
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.
Why so many private colleges are giving out massive discounts.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The storm caused devastating flooding and landslides on the tiny island early this week, but may pose less of a threat to Florida, according to National Weather Service forecasts.
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?”
The agency says it’s now spending record amounts on fire suppression, and these bills are coming at the expense of its other programs — many of which would help prevent future wildfires.
The long-time coach of the New York Islanders won four Stanley Cup championships with the team — after winning four as a player.