The thoroughbred earned a gritty victory on the muddy track at Pimlico. Exaggerator’s come-from-behind win also means that Nyquist, the Kentucky Derby winner, no longer has a shot for a triple crown.
Voters in Austria choose a new president in an election Sunday. It could deliver the first significant victory for far-right, anti-migrant parties that have been growing in strength across Europe.
NPR’s Mara Liasson, John Nichols of The Nation, and Mona Charen of National Review discuss the latest on the presidential campaigns.
The Egyptian military released photos Saturday of debris recovered from the missing EgyptAir plane. New communications from the plane have also emerged.
The Dadaab camp has been home for decades to hundreds of thousands of Somalis who fled violence in their homeland. But Kenya says the camp breeds terrorists.
Some blamed terrorism for the EgyptAir crash, though no group has claimed responsibility. Juan Zarate of the Center for Strategic and International Studies explains what investigators look for.
ET-94, which is as tall as a 15-story building, is on a 16-mile trek through Los Angeles on its way to the California Science Center. It’s set to be displayed with the space shuttle Endeavor.
Solar Impulse 2, the experimental plane attempting to fly around the world using only the sun’s power, is heading toward Dayton, Ohio on the latest leg of its journey.
“We shouldn’t need to know they have a disability. It should just work for them.”
“We have begun to seriously worry,” leader Ramzan Kadyrov tells his 1.8 million Instagram followers. He’s known for ruling the Russian republic with an iron fist and stiffing dissent.
Correspondents, editors and producers from our newsroom share the pieces that have kept them reading, using the #NPRreads hashtag. Each weekend, we highlight some of the best stories.
The EgyptAir plane disappeared from radar over the Mediterranean early Thursday. It’s still not clear what caused the plane to go down. Multiple reports indicate smoke was detected in the cabin.
Howard Bryant of ESPN.com and NPR’s Scott Simon talk through the week in sports.
The investigation into the crash of EgyptAir flight 804 continues. Searchers have found wreckage and officials are seeking a cause.
Austria could elect the first head of state from a far right party on Sunday. Because of the party’s Nazi ties in the past, this election holds special significance for Austria’s Jews.