This primary season Oklahoma educators are running for state office in record numbers. The nearly 40 teachers and principals say they’re fed up with low funding, over-testing and teacher shortages.
In a historic civil settlement, VW will buy back or repair cars sold as “clean” but that in fact polluted above legal levels. The company will also pay nearly $5 billion for environmental reparations.
When children up to the age of 26 can stay on the family health insurance plan, it can be difficult for them to keep their medical information private from Mom and Dad.
The 800-page report follows a lengthy and politically contentious investigation that had thrust Hillary Clinton’s tenure as secretary of state into the spotlight.
The U.K.’s credit rating has been downgraded. British police say there’s been a rise in reports of hate crime incidents. And passions ran high on the floor of the EU.
Will it be a hamburger or hummus wrap for lunch? When customers saw indications of a meal’s calorie content posted online, they put fewer calories in their cart, a study finds.
Summitt coached the University of Tennessee Lady Vols for nearly 40 seasons, winning eight national championships. She has the most wins by a Division I college basketball coach — men’s or women’s.
Ted Kolderie, often called the “godfather” of the charter school movement, has a new book out. He says the lack of innovation in how teachers teach and students learn is stifling school reform.
Almost all of the cells in a human body get replaced over the course of a life. NPR’s Skunk Bear Team sets off on an imagined video tour inside the body to find out which body parts never change.
Divers exploring the famous Antikythera shipwreck, 200 feet beneath the water’s surface in Greece, have turned up a heavy object they think might have been a powerful weapon in the first century B.C.
The Starship Enterprise — from the original Star Trek series — has gotten a restoration fit for a real life spacecraft. It goes on display this week at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum.
Chase taught some of America’s greatest artists, including Georgia O’Keeffe and Edward Hopper. On the centennial of the great teacher’s death, a new exhibit in Washington, D.C., celebrates his life.
Vyacheslav Trubnikov was a Soviet and Russian spy for more than three decades. He found some of his American adversaries worthy rivals. Others, not so much.
The world’s third largest economy is still struggling to gain traction under Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. The British decision to leave the European Union has delivered another blow.
Hillary Clinton’s financial advantage gives her campaign the opportunity to own the airwaves. With her high negative ratings, the campaign is using ads to reintroduce Clinton to voters in key states.