For years, police have used dogs like German Shepherds and blood hounds to sniff out things a human officer might miss. As more evidence goes digital — getting stashed on hard drives and cell phones — officers are training their K-9s to sniff out clues there, too.
David Greene talks to Mac Stipanovich, a former Bush aide and longtime Republican strategist in Florida, on his assertion that not voting for Donald Trump — or even voting for Hillary Clinton — is the better option for Republicans in November's general election.
Researchers from Oregon State University find that when healthy adults work one year past the typical retirement age of 65 they increase their odds of living longer.
Five candidates are running to replace the current president, and more than 45,000 candidates are contesting 18,000 national, congressional and local elections. Authorities are on the look out for election fraud and violence.
In North Carolina, the Republican Party is defending majorities in both chambers of the state legislature and the governor's office — amid a national controversy over a law concerning LGBT rights. GOP leaders repeatedly said they won't alter the law, and they hope the divisive measure could help them in this year's elections.
The massive wildfire that's burned for week in and around the Canadian city of Fort McMurray has prompted the evacuation of more than 100,000 people. David Greene talks to John Fleming and some members of his family who fled the fire and are staying with him in Edmonton, 270 miles south of Fort McMurray.
While the presidential and Senate races dominate politics in many states, in Kansas the big fight is over whether to retain four state Supreme Court justices. It will be a deep-pocket campaign like none before it. But this type of throw-the-judges-out campaign isn't new, it's happened in Iowa and Wisconsin and in other states.
As the U.S. job market has continued to improve, there are hints that wages are finally picking up. Renee Montagne talks to David Wessel — director of the Hutchins Center at the Brookings Institution and a contributing correspondent to "The Wall Street Journal" — for insight into where wages stand.
The band's leader and original drummer explain how a group house in 1960s San Francisco produced a groundbreaking union of Afro-Carribean rhythms, rock and jazz.
For its latest anti-tobacco campaign, the the Food and Drug Administration wants to harness hip-hop swagger to reach minority teens — who disproportionately suffer the consequences of smoking.