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5 Things To Know: FAA Task Force Recommends A Drone Registry

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 11:17am

A task force created by the Federal Aviation Administration recommends that people flying drones heavier than half-a-pound should register with the government. Here are a few things to know.

Terminally Ill Teen Wants Final Reunion With Pakistani Parents

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 11:12am

Qirat Chappra has spent most of her life at Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital in Houston and hasn't seen her parents in 13 years.

Brussels Still On Lockdown, 21 Arrested In Raids

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 11:06am

Belgium is warning its citizens that there is "imminent" danger of an attack in the capital city, following the attacks in Paris.

How Do You Keep Vaccines Cool? Try Spacecraft Insulation

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 11:02am

If it's not kept cold, it doesn't work. And that's a big problem in hot spots. A new cooler seems to do the trick — without electricity!

In Wake Of Attacks, France Moves To Regulate Prepaid Bank Cards

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 10:59am

Extremists reportedly used such cards in preparation for the Nov. 13 attacks in Paris, according to the country's finance minister.

'We Haz Kittens!' And 4 Other Tweets From #BrusselsLockdown

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 10:40am

Belgian police asked citizens not to tweet information about their movements. Perhaps not surprisingly, Twitter responded with pictures of cats.

U.S. Drug Giant Pfizer To Buy Ireland-Based Allergan

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 9:49am

In one of the biggest health care mergers ever, Pfizer says it has clinched a deal to buy Allergan for over $150 billion. Pfizer says it plans to move its headquarters to Dublin to avoid U.S. taxes.

Hear 'Kevin,' The New Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Song Featuring Leon Bridges

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 9:01am

Macklemore's latest effort with producer Ryan Lewis is a funk-flavored tirade against the ravages of drug addiction.

Beethoven Symphonies At Carnegie Hall Via Berlin

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 8:36am

From an all-Beethoven residency week, hear the storied Berlin Philharmonic play the profound Sixth and witty Eighth with conductor Simon Rattle.

Review: Adele, '25'

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 8:20am

25, Adele's follow-up to the best-selling album of this decade, isn't quite a decisive split with her past work. But it radiates confidence and commands attention.

Drug Giant Pfizer To Merge With Allergan In Deal To Lower Corporate Taxes

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 8:07am

The deal will create the world's largest pharmaceutical company by sales, bringing together the makers of Viagra and Botox.

Songs We Love: Childbirth, 'Let's Be Bad'

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 8:04am

Watch the newest video from Seattle feminist punk super-group, starring performance-art-guerilla grrrl Amanda McQuaid.

Brussels Still On Lockdown, As Police Detain 21 Across Belgium In Past Day

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 7:00am

Salah Abdeslam, one of the main suspects of the Paris attacks, is believed to still be on the loose. Schools and universities are closed and the subway system remains shut down.

Don't Let Your Thanksgiving Day Dinner Go Up In Smoke

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 6:16am

The Massachusetts state fire marshal says Thanksgiving is the No. 1 day of the year for house fires. Cooking is the leading cause.

Recipe For A New School: Add Great Teachers

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 6:09am

A new father embarks on another big journey: teaching at a startup charter high school in Brooklyn.

Argentina Elects Opposition Candidate As Its Next President

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 5:56am

The win by Mauricio Macri ends the 12-year rule of Cristina Fernández de Kirchner's Peronist Party. Macri, the former mayor of Buenos Aires, promised to roll back some of Kirchner's policies.

Belgians Tweet Cat Photos During Terror Lockdown

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 5:55am

Brussels police asked the public not to disclose any raid details on social media. People complied and instead posted pictures of cats under #BrusselsLockdown.

QB Tom Brady Has Best Form Of His Life, 'Post' Columnist Says

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 4:07am

Steve Inskeep talks to Sally Jenkins, a columnist for The Washington Post, who believes Tom Brady is fighting back against charges he cheated last year in the way he knows best — on the playing field.

Europe's Open Borders Could Be Another Causality Of The Paris Attacks

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 4:07am

The Paris attacks have led some countries to question the European Union's open border policies. With the current system, passports and visas aren't needed within EU countries.

Politics In The News

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 4:07am

The rise in terror attacks and how the U.S. should respond has become a key talking point among 2016 presidential hopefuls. According to a recent poll, GOP voters like Donald Trump's strong rhetoric.




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