In his new book, New York Times journalist Tim Weiner paints a portrait of a president overwhelmed by wars at home and abroad, whose self-destructive behavior resulted in "political suicide."
Sam Colt founded the company in 1855. Colt Defense filed for Chapter 11 protection late Sunday.
If a starfish loses a limb, a new arm buds and grows in its place. But young moon jellies have a different strategy for self-repair: Existing limbs rearrange themselves to regain symmetry.
Host Jessica Harris talks with Rob Kalin, founder of the online handmade goods marketplace Etsy. Harris also talks with Lyndon Rive, co-founder of SolarCity.
Mackenzie Scott explores themes of mortality, identity and religion on Torres' new album, Sprinter. Watch Scott and her band perform the title track in the KEXP studio.
It's the record Ben Nichols wanted to make at age 15, but Lucero's new album shows the band's grown fully into itself. Hear the first single, a wistful meditation on missed off-ramps.
Photographer John Rogers befriended the saxophonist and composer about 10 years ago. Then he started bringing other musicians to jam at Coleman's house.
The three women in The Prettiots share their love of everything from Law & Order to old-school girl groups like the Shangri-Las.
Last year, about 2 million Chinese tourists traveled to the U.S., a significant hike from 200,000 in 2003.
Sam Yagan, who also co-founded OKCupid, is a leading figure in the online dating world. He shares his perspective.
The second-largest drugstore chain in the U.S. is buying Target's 1,700 pharmacies and clinics, letting it expand into some new markets.
Brick City Theatre is an outreach program of Cleveland Public Theater that works with young people aged 5 to 14.
President Omar al-Bashir was indicted by the International Criminal Court in 2009 on charges that he committed war crimes and genocide in Darfur, where 300,000 people died.
NPR's David Folkenflik, who worked under Carroll at The Baltimore Sun, looks back at the career of the lauded newspaper editor who led the Los Angeles Times to 13 Pulitzer Prizes in just five years.
The Pentagon believes Mokhtar Belmokhtar, who ordered a deadly attack on an Algerian gas plant in 2013, was killed in a U.S. strike.
While campaigning for the Republican presidential nomination in New Hampshire, gender-identity politics popped up again and again.
After our episode, The Fountain Of Youth aired, listeners wrote in to find out if they could get Guy's vegan chili recipe. So by popular demand, here it is!
The resignation of the archbishop of St. Paul and Minneapolis comes after prosecutors filed charges against the archdiocese.
A movement called effective altruism offers guidance on maximizing the good from one's charitable donations.