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Fugitive Drug Lord 'El Chapo' Recaptured

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 1:06pm

The Drug Enforcement Agency has confirmed Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was recaptured, seven months after he escaped from prison.

Mexico Has Recaptured Drug Kingpin 'El Chapo'

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 12:57pm

Nearly six months after his most recent escape from a maximum security prison in Mexico, drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has been caught, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto announced.

Security Plans For Super Bowl 50 Underway

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 12:52pm

The Super Bowl is just weeks away but the security preparations at Levi's Stadium have been going on for more than two years.

Oregon Land Dispute Highlights Broader Debate On Federal Land

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 12:40pm

Columnist Timothy Egan spent years covering the American West for The New York Times. He shares his take on the land dispute.

5 Years After Gabby Giffords' Brain Injury, Her Surgeon Talks About Recovery

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 12:33pm

Five years after the congresswoman was shot, the neurosurgeon who operated on her discusses her surgery and rehabilitation.

Carole King: The 'Fresh Air' Interview

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 12:29pm

King, who recently received a Kennedy Center Lifetime Artistic Achievement Award, says the thrill of hearing one of her songs on the radio "doesn't go away." Originally broadcast April 11, 2012.

Aretha Franklin: The 'Fresh Air' Interview

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 12:29pm

The Queen of Soul, who recently brought down the house at the Kennedy Center with the hit "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman," spoke to Fresh Air's Terry Gross about her life and music in 1999.

Hellfire Missile Sent To Cuba Was Inert, U.S. State Department Says

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 12:21pm

The missile arrived in Cuba in 2014; since then, U.S. requests for its return have gone unheeded.

What The Candidates Are Saying About National Security

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 12:20pm

The final debates of 2015 focused on terrorism and ISIS, but it's difficult to find specifics on what the candidates are proposing.

College Football Players Disqualified By Concussions Are Recruited Back

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 12:12pm

A murky system of rules allows players disqualified for concussions to play elsewhere, according to a STAT investigation.

Economy Adds 292,000 Jobs In December

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 12:06pm

A turbulent week on the stock market ended with a positive jobs report. The unemployment rate held steady at 5 percent.

Some Plans Of Earlier Humans May Be Forever A Mystery

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 11:53am

Some discoveries, like ancient paintings inside European caves and 8,000-year-old patterns seen only from the air in Kazakhstan, leave us to wonder about our ancestors' intentions, says Alva Noë.

'Making A Murderer' Is The Latest True Crime Craze

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 11:52am

The new Netflix documentary series has garnered a huge following, and prompted a petition to pardon Steve Avery.

Record $800 Million Powerball Jackpot Is A Game Changer, Statistically Speaking

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 11:45am

A few things change when the pot's that big, says economist Victor Matheson. More people play, of course – and maybe they should.

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