The Senate approved the longtime EPA critic on a 52-46 vote. Democrats Joe Manchin of West Virginia and Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota voted for him; Republican Susan Collins of Maine voted against.
The doll Cayla looks like an everyday toy and gives no notice that it collects and transmits everything it hears, German regulators say.
Investigators are still determining a motive behind the calls. The communications were swept up as U.S. agencies targeted known Russian operatives.
As of Monday night, the last time UConn lost a game was 818 days ago — in November of 2014, when Stanford beat them in overtime.
After Warren quoted Coretta Scott King and Sen. Edward Kennedy, Republicans invoked a Senate rule that silences a member accused of impugning the integrity of a colleague.
President Trump has said on Twitter that any terrorist attack would be the fault of the federal judge who ruled against the government. But history and the law suggest otherwise.
Once a bustling town, Lancaster, Ohio, is now beset by unemployment, low wages and drug abuse. Brian Alexander chronicles the rise and fall of his hometown in his new book, Glass House.
After three quarters, you would have been forgiven for thinking the game was a rout by the Atlanta Falcons. Then, the Patriots clawed back to win the first overtime game in Super Bowl history.
You may remember a 2014 StoryCorps about an Iraqi interpreter living in Minnesota with the help of a U.S. soldier. Three years later, the interpreter’s family has finally joined him in the U.S.
NPR and dozens of member stations searched for public statements by all 536 members of Congress. Use our interactive tracker to see what your lawmakers have — or have not — said about the order.
An exhibition in Los Angeles features some 200 works of news-inspired art, dating back to the 1960s. Many of the images are disturbing; “Art is more than a pretty picture,” says curator Arpad Kovacs.
The Trump administration has responded angrily to the leak of a dissent memo from foreign service officers criticizing the president’s executive order on immigration. Here’s how those diplomats are making their feelings known: It’s called the “dissent channel.”
By the time the sun rose on Sunday in the U.S., the chaotic weekend set in motion by Trump’s executive order on immigration was beginning to give way to greater clarity — in some respects, at least.
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A campaign promise gets closer to reality with a new executive order Wednesday, one of several changes the president announced in a visit to Homeland Security.
When times were lean for Lutheran pastor John Marboe and his family, he took on shifts hauling trash. It’s a job that reminds him that small and unnoticed things people do for others are valuable.