The social media company’s high-altitude, unmanned, solar-powered drone is designed to provide wireless Internet coverage to the ground below.
One man at the Republican National Convention said supporting any other candidate “would be the definition of insanity,” because something has to change. Hear his and other voters’ responses.
Investigators say Philip Esformes, 47, used his access to thousands of Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries to perpetrate a massive and profitable fraud.
“This is not a case of a rogue cop; this is not a case of police abuse,” the head of the Dade County police union says, adding that the officer who shot Charles Kinsey is praying for his recovery.
After last week’s truck attack, “We’re lost,” says one resident. “We just don’t know how to deal with it. We’re living in endless doubt.”
El Nino ruined this spring’s harvest. Can food aid — and maize seeds — be delivered in time?
More than 20 athletes who won Olympic medals in Beijing are among those implicated. The new findings nearly double the number of implicated athletes from those games.
More people have been Googling the term “white people” recently, perhaps prompted by this election cycle’s racial issues. But we’re trying to figure out a couple of other spikes over time.
He’s the man with a seemingly endless stream of science fun facts at his command. He’s also a great gourmet. We talk to the famed scientist about how his two great passions collide in the kitchen.
A test that can flag struggling readers before they’re old enough to read and the power of music to help a child hear language. A literacy two-fer from the NPR Ed Team.
No contemporary figure has done more to shape the intersection of American media and politics than Roger Ailes. He was forced out of Fox News this week following allegations of sexual harassment.
Of debris that’s turned up, officials note that “none of it had provided information that positively identified the precise location of the aircraft.”
Cass Frankenstein started wearing sunglasses to protect himself from bullies. Decades later, he still wears them. Some friends and relatives say that holds people at bay. But he says it’s worth it.
NPR Politics adds context, analysis and checks facts in Trump’s Thursday night address to the Republican National Convention.
Peter Thiel is an openly gay libertarian billionaire financier, co-founder of PayPal and early Facebook investor. “Fake culture wars only distract us from our economic decline,” he says.