Hillary Clinton has tapped Virginia SenatorTim Kaine to be her running mate, completing the democratic presidential ticket.
Should a child going to a G-rated movie be exposed to characters smoking on screen? The MPAA is defending itself from a lawsuit about that. NPR’ Scott Simon speaks with film historian David Thomson.
As Baton Rouge prepares to bury the second of two officers killed in a targeted attack, the city gathers to reflect on the violence.
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump told the New York Times that a Trump administration wouldn’t defend NATO allies unless they had “fulfilled their obligations” to the U.S.
The Republican National Convention wrapped up on Thursday. Ron Elving was there, and tells NPR’s Scott Simon about the ups and downs of the four day meeting.
Residents of Kidlington awoke one morning to find hundreds of foreign tourists snapping photos on their front lawns. For six weeks, the visitors continued to come by the busload. Then they vanished.
When Houman Harouni’s students asked why they have to study math, he looked to ancient history for answers.
A new report reveals where the world stands in the fight against extreme poverty, inequality and climate change.
The Turkish armed forces have long been a point of national pride. Turks are glad last week’s coup attempt failed, but are now left with a demoralized, weakened force at a time of critical challenges.
AIDS is the biggest killer of young women in southern Africa, where many are sexually abused. The CEO of a nonprofit is trying to tip the balance to women with an unlikely tool: a vaginal ring.
Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine’s positions on Wall Street reforms and trade deals are already drawing the ire of groups who had backed Clinton’s primary rival Bernie Sanders.
A shy woman becomes a brave warrior princess. A man calls on Captain America to help him lose 45 pounds. In costume role play they become part of a community where they can transform themselves.
Ex-Virginia Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling, a Republican, was elected to be Democrat Tim Kaine’s lieutenant when he was governor. Bolling describes his years with Kaine and offers tips for being a good No. 2.
Tim Kaine has worn many hats in Virginia politics: Richmond mayor, governor, senator. He’s also a recognizable face at a majority-black Catholic church in Richmond — and has been for 30 years.
Who is Tim Kaine, and what does he bring to the Democratic presidential ticket? NPR’s Mara Liasson provides answers.