Mexico’s first lady promised she would would sell a multimillion-dollar home bought under controversial circumstances. Many questions remain regarding the purchase, and she hasn’t sold the house.
The city was a political launchpad for the presidential candidate, but his “zero tolerance” policing has drawn criticism for affecting the community’s relationship with law enforcement.
Sometimes one person’s insight transforms medicine. Dr. John Clements is one of those guys. In the 1950s he discovered a slippery lung substance key to breathing, and to the survival of tiny babies.
A decade after the hurricane, the city has mostly bounced back, but not the African-American neighborhood with some of the worst damage. Many people didn’t return; life’s a struggle for those who did.
The first debate of the 2016 presidential campaign season is Thursday, Aug. 6. With so many Republican candidates trying to get on stage, what should voters be looking for?
The reports are based on the results of more than 12,000 blood tests from 5,000 athletes. Experts said analysis shows the sport’s governing body has failed to take sufficient action against dopers.
The hitchBOT, as its creators named it, had already successfully traversed Canada and Germany. This summer, relying on the kindness of strangers, it wanted to travel from Massachusetts to California.
After facing threats, Rubén Espinosa fled to Mexico City seeking refuge. He was found dead along with four other people at an apartment in the capital, which had in the past been seen as a safe-haven.
In the final proposal, Obama will unveil measures that are tougher than those in the 2014 draft proposal. The rules seek to curb carbon emissions from power plants by 32 percent by 2030.
Iraq invaded Kuwait on Aug. 2, 1990. The U.S. reversed Saddam Hussein’s aggression, but it was just the start of the U.S. military role in Iraq that’s spanned four presidents and a panoply of goals.
Authorities said one of the parts found earlier belonged to a Boeing 777, the same kind of plane as the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
President Obama will unveil climate change regulations Monday, expected to set tougher limits on coal than previously proposed. NPR’s Scott Horsley previews the announcement with host Rachel Martin.
Scouting has been the official program for Mormon boys for more than 100 years, but that may change after a vote allowing openly gay leaders. A Brigham Young professor says a split would be wrenching.
Will the NFL’s first female coach be a “distraction” for the Arizona Cardinals or merely a distraction for the media? NPR’s Rachel Martin talks sensationalism in sports with Slate’s Mike Pesca.
Host Rachel Martin speaks with William Pierce, executive director of the the Draft Biden PAC, about reports that the vice president is mulling a 2016 run.