As North Korea holds its first Workers’ Party Congress in 36 years, Kim Jong Un will be looking to consolidate his power in a way his father Kim Jong Il never did: by speaking publicly.
“We’re still here, we’re still battling,” regional fire chief Darby Allen told residents last night. He added, “The beast is still up, it’s surrounding the city.
Aviation High School mixes advanced academics with aviation mechanics — and a paid internship at a big airline.
The judge blocked a state agency from licensing the facility inside a private detention facility for undocumented mothers and children who have crossed the Texas-Mexico border.
Sesame Workshop, the company behind Sesame Street, unveils a new initiative to reach kids in a digital and mobile age. NPR gets a sneak peek.
“My Old Kentucky Home” is sung every year at the Kentucky Derby. Written in 1852 as an anti-slavery ballad, the song has a more sinister meaning upon closer examination.
Federal investigators have interviewed top aides to Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. They’re asking whether her email practices as secretary of state compromised government secrets.
The media didn’t create Trump, but that’s no defense: They missed his rise and enabled him too.
Only civilians fleeing violence were staying in the targeted camp, activists say. Only the Syrian regime and its allies conduct airstrikes in the area.
Israeli schools on Thursday carried out a standardized lesson plan for the first time to teach kindergartners the meaning of the country’s annual Holocaust Remembrance Day.
Economists are working on ways to put a price on the environmental damage of growing food. Take sugar: Half of what we eat comes from beets, half from cane. Each has an impact, in very different ways.
The U.S. Election Assistance Commission’s advisory board has shown dissatisfaction with the director’s decision to allow three states to require proof of citizenship when registering to vote.
Lonnie Franklin Jr. “sat silently, staring straight ahead,” as the clerk read the guilty verdicts, NPR’s Kirk Siegler reports.
Don’t add House Speaker Paul Ryan to the list of Republicans who are backing de facto GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump. “I think he has to do more to unify this party,” Ryan said.
A North Carolina law that restricts which bathrooms transgender people can use violates the Civil Rights Act, the DOJ says. State House Speaker Tim Moore says lawmakers won’t take action by Monday.