Erika unleashed heavy rains in Dominica, leaving at least four people dead. The National Hurricane Center forecasts that Erika could threaten South Florida by Monday morning.
Two new books, The Gift of Failure and How To Raise An Adult, argue that too many children are being given too much.
Sour beers are made by deliberately adding microbes to create complex brews with a crisp, acidic taste. But that process takes lots of time and money, resulting in a pricey final product. Until now.
The Associated Press has filed a lawsuit against the DOJ for a government sting operation in 2007 in which the FBI created a fake news story and impersonated a journalist.
It will take an act of Congress to lift the trade embargo against Cuba. President Obama, however, does have ways to make it easier for Americans to go to Havana or to sell goods there.
NPR first visited Schnell Drive in St. Bernard Parish 10 years ago to speak with the Bordelon family as they rebuilt their home after Katrina's destruction. Unlike many, they're still there today.
"It kind of broke the system," says Jake Fisher, director of the magazine's auto test division. Tesla's stock rose 8 percent Thursday.
Law enforcement agencies in North Dakota are now allowed to operate drones armed with "less than lethal" weapons.
SuperPAC Priorities USA Action released a digital ad blasting Republican candidates for their heated rhetoric on immigration. It's a small campaign for now, but it sends a clear message.
The president said that what started out as a natural disaster became something much worse when government didn't "look out for its own citizens."
Washington Post reporter Terrence McCoy found that many victims sold their settlements, sometimes for pennies on the dollar.
Richard McKeon, a 33-year veteran of the force, was sworn in Thursday by Gov. Charlie Baker as colonel and superintendent of the state police.
A lawyer for a Massachusetts teen charged with killing his high school math teacher is refusing to comply with a judge’s order to turn over raw data of psychological testing performed on the suspect, Philip Chism, to the prosecution.
An officer places his hands on a handcuffed suspect’s neck during an arrest.