The U.N.-brokered agreement allowed aid into three besieged villages. In the village of Madaya, food aid has been blocked since October and there have been reports of starvation deaths.
At issue is a 1977 ruling that allowed unions to collect mandatory fees from non-members, as long as those fees didn't go to political causes.
Director and co-writer Deniz Gamze Ergüven discusses her film about five teenage sisters living in an isolated seaside town in Turkey.
Amazon's "Mozart in the Jungle" won for best comedy series, beating the HBO heavyweight "Veep."
The world's most polluted city (according to WHO) tries to get millions of drivers off the roads with a new license-plate-based plan.
On a morning radio program, the head of Mexico's extradition office also warned that possible legal challenges could delay the entire extradition process to the U.S. for four to six years.
Eighth-year reports, like the one President Obama will deliver this week, have carried a special portent and the opportunity for a president to address his own record and the direction of the country.
New research says some "educational" toys for infants actually get in the way of learning.
From musicians to world leaders, from Earth to outer space, Bowie's death two days after his 69th birthday prompted an outpouring on social media.
Popular medications for heartburn called proton pump inhibitors are linked to a higher risk for chronic kidney disease. It's the latest in a growing list of worries with these drugs.
Ditch the strap-on belts and shoe inserts, and definitely don't rest. Accumulating research shows that the best way to treat and prevent lower-back pain is to get off the couch.
Hear tracks by DJ Cam, Basement Jaxx and more in a two-hour EDM mix spun by KCRW's Jason Bentley.
Norwegian singer-songwriter says her new single and video is "an homage...to early women's rights activists, neglected or underestimated when we praise our heroes and heroines through history."
The Golden Globes ceremony has been on an upswing for the past several years. Unfortunately, Sunday night, that came to an end.
Also: China's main stock market tumbles again; President Obama's guest list for his State of the Union speech is released; and "The Martian" and "The Revenant" win Golden Globes awards.
David Bowie died Sunday at age 69. David Greene talks to Simon Warner, author and lecturer at the University of Leeds, about Bowie's contribution to music and pop culture.
A man was arrested for indecent exposure for playing the violin while naked outside a courthouse. The judge says the nudity had no specific message so it wasn't protected by the First Amendment.
Social scientists and health workers worked with screenwriters and studio execs to create a binge-worthy show designed to help young Latinas make healthy life choices.
The New England Patriots quarterback tried his hand at acting in 2015 with a cameo in the movie, Ted 2. The starting bid for the T-shirt and boxer shorts is $2,500.
In Cologne and other German cities, attacks on New Year's Eve have led to criminal complaints, as police suspicion turns to asylum seekers. David Greene talks to German journalist Maximilian Popp.