A new move to privatize the United States' air-traffic control system is gaining momentum among some airlines, unions and lawmakers.
Jonathan Kiekbusch discovered he had a talent that people would pay for: If someone wanted to break up with their significant other, but didn't have the guts, Jonathan would handle the dirty work.
James just wanted to film the war in Liberia. But bloody conflicts dirty even the cleanest of hands. Find out more about James Brabazon's story in his book, 'My Friend the Mercenary.'
The Cuban pianist dazzles with his renditions of "Con Alma" and "Straight No Chaser."
The city is on UNESCO's World Heritage list and has been badly affected by the four-year civil war. The latest threat to Palmyra is posed by fighting between government troops and ISIS.
Hear the arresting singer-songwriter perform her song "Long Way Home" with host Michael Feinstein.
For this week's All Songs +1 podcast, we talk with NPR Music's Stephen Thompson about his most recent "Good Listener" column on the life-saving powers of music.
Benjamin John Power, one-half of the Olympic-scoring electronic duo F*** Buttons, takes a stab at dance music and draws blood.
Former 2012 Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney is picking another fight — with Evander Holyfield, the former heavyweight champion of the world. It's all for a good cause.
Most people are anesthetized during colonoscopy. Federal law mandates that the cancer test itself must be fully covered by insurers, but quite a few of them didn't pay for anesthesia.
A major star of fado music in his native Portugal, Camané sings with a silky baritone — and the weight of the world's sadness on his shoulders.