The election pits interim President Moncef Marzouki against challenger Beji Caid Essebsi, who held a post in the ousted regime of Zine El Abidine Ben Ali.
Rellenong manok is a deboned chicken filled with a jumble of ingredients. If it seems hard to pin down how this dish got all its fillings, it’s because of the complexity of the Philippines’ culture.
Travel to Cuba for business or education will be much easier as the U.S. eases restrictions, but until the embargo is completely lifted, going to Cuba simply for tourism still won’t be allowed.
The assailant, identified as 28-year-old Ismaaiyl Brinsley, is thought to have shot his ex-girlfriend and then used her Instagram account to post threatening messages.
Two police officers were killed in their patrol car in Brooklyn. The suspect then fled and killed himself on a subway platform. NPR’s Rachel Martin talks to WNYC reporter Robert Lewis for the latest.
Peshawar, Pakistan, has long been a breeding ground for the Taliban. NPR’s Rachel Martin talks to Pakistan expert Michael Semple in the wake of the school massacre that left more than 140 dead.
Sony has canceled its new film, The Interview, which depicts the assassination of North Korea’s leader. NPR’s Rachel Martin talks with filmmaker Kevin Smith about writing controversial comedies.
Tunisians are casting a historic vote as they choose their first elected president. NPR’s Rachel Martin talks to correspondent Leila Fadel about the bright spot in a region roiled with violence.
True confession: Our editors mistook a sheep for a goat. Now we’ve learned a lot about how cool sheep really are. Maybe our blog should be … “Sheep and Soda?”
For many Norwegian-American families, the most anticipated Christmas treat isn’t chocolate or sugar-dusted cookies. It’s a simple potato-based pancake, spread with butter and sugar or jam.
The two officers were shot inside of their marked patrol car in Brooklyn. The suspected gunman has died of a self-inflicted gunshot.
An analyst from GasBuddy.com says 24 states have at least one station with the price per gallon at $1.99 or less.
He flew nearly 150 missions and was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross, but after the war, Steward returned home and was denied a mortgage because of his skin color.
The World Health Organization has added nearly 400 more deaths from the current outbreak since its last report earlier this week.
Some in the entertainment industry are wondering if they’ll have to be careful now about the stories they tell or the jokes they make in the wake of Sony’s withdrawal of The Interview.