From the Top

Subscribe to From the Top feed From the Top
Assorted stories from NPR
Updated: 58 min 27 sec ago

Sword-Wielding Man Kills 1, Injures Several More At Swedish School

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 6:47am

A teacher is dead and at least three other people are seriously wounded in southern Sweden, where a masked man armed with a sword or knife attacked a school Thursday. The attacker was shot by police.

» EMail This

Vatican Says Rumors About Pope's Health Are Attempt To Undermine Him

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 6:05am

The doctor named in the Italian reports is Takanori Fukushima, a neurosurgeon who lives in North Carolina. He denies the claims.

» EMail This

'The Mark And The Void' Is Good Fun — Until It Isn't

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 6:03am

Paul Murray's absurdist tale of banking, art theft and failed schemes might be the funniest book about the European financial crisis you'll read all year — but it's bloated by too many subplots.

» EMail This

House Where Springsteen Penned 'Born To Run' For Sale

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 5:36am

Want to sleep like "the Boss?" Well, you can own Bruce Springsteen's former house in Long Branch, N.J., for $299,000. At that price, you might experience some "Glory Days."

» EMail This

Ahead Of Marty McFly's Arrival, Austria Issues Hoverboard Rules

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 4:42am

In Back to the Future Part II, Marty uses a hoverboard to escape from Biff on Oct. 21, 2015. Austria's government had some fun with that this week, issuing rules on hoverboard use.

» EMail This




WLRH Public Radio
UAH Campus
John Wright Drive
Huntsville, AL 35899

Get Directions


(256) 895-9574

(800) 239-9574