Cellphone users across Pakistan are lining up to get fingerprinted. The government says it will cut off service to unregistered phones.
It's enormous, and it grew relatively quickly — less than 900 million years after the Big Bang.
Hear a performance by the Latin funk band at the studios of KCSN radio.
"Right-to-work" laws prohibit requiring people to join unions or pay dues. They effectively weaken unions and make them harder to form.
The judge ruled prosecutors' claims against President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner failed to meet standards for an investigation. She was accused of covering up Iran's alleged role in a bombing.
A Chicano band from East LA talks about inspiring positive change through music.
The Grammy-winning country music star best known for her band Sugarland will be playing the role of Roxie Hart in the musical.
A quarter of all countries — home to 75 percent of the world's population — are coping with high levels of religious intolerance, and harassment of Jews has risen for the seventh straight year.
This CPAC should be one of the biggest, craziest, most electric ever, given that it's the last before the presidential primary and caucus season kicks off. But will it be?
The Consumer Price Index fell in January from a year earlier, the first annual drop in five years. NPR's Marilyn Geewax explains why.
Actor Daniel Craig reportedly hit his head when the Aston Martin he was driving during filming the 24th James Bond thriller encountered a loose sanpietrino, as the cobblestones in Rome are known.
Something very unusual is happening in the U.S. economy. Traditionally, workers lose buying power to rising prices. But lately, paychecks and prices have been heading in opposite directions.
More than 32,000 people die each year in the United States in gun-related suicides, violence and accidents. The physicians seek universal background checks and other measures to reduce the toll.
An essential question will be decided today about how the Internet works: Should service providers be a neutral gateway or should they handle different types of Internet traffic in different ways?
Bearded men wielding sledgehammers are seen shattering ancient statues and friezes in the Iraqi city of Mosul. One of the militants says God commanded them to remove the idols and statues.
Hundreds of outspoken African Americans moved America toward Emancipation.
Marc Richter's music curves in multiple planes. Fittingly, the surreal and oddly moving video for "Hands" does the same.
The 56-year-old singer fell off the steps next to the stage while performing her song "Living for Love." But she picked herself up and continued her performance.
What famous spy likes his martinis shaken, not stirred? Every answer for this final round is the name of a person or fictional character with the initials JB.
Be on the lookout for 'banner drops,' 'dinner dates' and other words, names and phrases that have the letters N-E-R-D in order.