In their first debate, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump both signaled they would support some new restrictions on gun ownership. NPR's Robert Siegel talks to UCLA School of Law professor Adam Winkler about where the candidates stand on gun policy.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced Friday that the state is leaving the federal refugee resettlement program over safety concerns. But that doesn't mean refugees will no longer be resettled in Texas.
In times of drought — like now — two neighboring states argue over rights to the Cauvery River's water. A musician wrote a song about what the river thinks of all this.
Samsung is advising owners of certain top-loading washers to use only the delicate cycle when washing bulky items because "affected units may experience abnormal vibrations."
The staff of In Other Words say the TV comedy is "diametrically opposed to our politics and the vision of society we're organizing to realize."
What are the best strategies for responding to uncomfortable racial comments? We asked, you delivered. Here are some of our favorite ideas.
The musical exchange between the United States and Cuba goes back to the 19th century. Thankfully, the two countries' political standoff never filtered down to musicians.
For the first time in its 34-year history, USA Today picked a side in the presidential election, calling Donald Trump "unfit for the presidency."
Proponents of self-driving cars believe they’ll make driving safer, eliminating driver errors that cause most accidents.
Andrea Arnold's new movie about a teenage girl who takes up with an unusual group of salespeople won a the Jury Prize at Cannes this year. Critic David Edelstein calls it a "wonderful" film.
Nadia Bolz-Weber was a standup comic who opened up a church with a mission to "remind people that they're absolutely loved." Her memoir is Accidental Saints. Originally published Sept. 17, 2015.
The Charleston, S.C., duo gets back to writing great songs on its new album, Little Seeds. Hear a conversation and performance.
UberEATS launched in London and a few U.S. cities earlier this year, and it's planning to expand to at least 22 more countries in the next few months.
Men who may have Zika should wait at least six months before having unprotected sex with partners trying to conceive, regardless of whether the men ever developed any symptoms, the CDC now says.
Stock in Deutsche Bank dropped 8 percent Friday morning, amid concerns over the financial health of the bank, the largest in Germany.
The series includes violent scenes that have no shortage of blood and gore for viewers, but how far is too far?
Stories being discussed online this week include controversial comments from director Tim Burton about why there isn't a more diverse cast in his latest movie.
The smartest thing Mikael Åkerfeldt ever did was to stop writing extreme metal and focus on progressive rock. This creepy, occult-themed number keeps you guessing, but never wavers.
The head of the state's supreme court loses his judicial ethics case and is ordered to pay the costs of the proceedings against him.
And there's another mystery. Why was the father suffering from such a severe case that he eventually died?