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Is High-Intensity Interval Training The Fast Track To Health?

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 4:00am

Interval training is a hot thing. Alternating bouts of relatively intense exercise with recovery can provide some benefits of longer workouts in less time. But you still have to put in the work.

When Do Polls Close On Election Day And Where Should I Vote?

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 4:00am

Election Day is finally here and NPR has everything you need to know about poll closing times.

Did Social Media Ruin Election 2016?

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 4:00am

In our present political social life, we don't just create political strife for ourselves, we seem to revel in it.

At The Final Rally - Hillary Clinton

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 3:00am

At The Final Rally - Hillary Clinton

At The Final Rally - Donald Trump

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 3:00am

At The Final Rally - Donald Trump

Supreme Court Revisits 2008's Housing Collapse With Banking Test Cases

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 2:37am

Miami claims bank foreclosures in 2008 targeted black and Latino homeowners. When they defaulted, property values fell, which meant a drop in taxes. The city wants the right to sue the banks.

Hillary Clinton's Path To Election Day: Plans, Luck And Self-Inflicted Wounds

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 2:00am

Hillary Clinton's Path To Election Day: Plans, Luck And Self-Inflicted Wounds

Donald Trump Has Brought On Countless Controversies In An Unlikely Campaign

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 2:00am

Donald Trump Has Brought On Countless Controversies In An Unlikely Campaign

Climate Change: The Forgotten Issue Of This Year's Election

Mon, 11/07/2016 - 11:00pm

Most scientists agree, climate change is perhaps the most serious issue facing our planet today. And yet, it's uniquely difficult for us to wrap our heads around. Hidden Brain explores why.

Jurors Award $3 Million In Damages In Defamation Suit Against Rolling Stone

Mon, 11/07/2016 - 8:27pm

Last week, the jury found that a story about an alleged gang rape on campus defamed an administrator of the University of Virginia. When claims in the piece were challenged, the magazine retracted it.

Clinton, Trump Make Final Case To Voters 1 Day Before Election

Mon, 11/07/2016 - 6:58pm

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump crisscrossed the country on the final day of campaigning before Election Day. On Monday night, Clinton held a rally at Independence Mall in Philadelphia.

Los Angeles Airport Shooter Sentenced To Life in Prison

Mon, 11/07/2016 - 6:35pm

An unemployed motorcycle mechanic admitted that he went to the LA airport in November 2013 with the intent to kill TSA agents. He killed one security screener and seriously wounded three other people.

Jim James On World Cafe

Mon, 11/07/2016 - 4:58pm

"If one person voted that wouldn't have voted before, then my mission would have been accomplished," the My Morning Jacket frontman says of his new, politically charged album, Eternally Even.

Faces Of NPR: Joe Chau

Mon, 11/07/2016 - 4:43pm

An Inside Look into NPR's Multimedia Specialist, Joe Chau.

What's Hot On Netflix? A Startup Aims To Track Ratings In The Streaming Age

Mon, 11/07/2016 - 4:35pm

Companies like Nielsen aren't able to easily measure the new ways people watch TV since Netflix and Amazon don't release their viewing numbers. Now a startup called Symphony aims to fill the void.

View From Nearly 99: Frances Kolarek Reflects On Politics, And Change

Mon, 11/07/2016 - 4:13pm

Former newspaper reporter Frances Kolarek was born in 1917, before women won the right to vote. She calls Hillary Clinton the most qualified presidential candidate she's seen in her lifetime.

Sweden Says Julian Assange To Face Questioning Next Week

Mon, 11/07/2016 - 4:11pm

More than four years after he took refuge in Ecuador's embassy in London, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will face questioning there on Nov. 14 over allegations of sex crimes, including rape.

Court Blocks New Nursing Home Rule From Taking Effect

Mon, 11/07/2016 - 3:47pm

Companies sued the federal government over a new rule protecting the right of patients and their families to sue nursing home companies. It was supposed to go into effect in November.

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