Monday, July 29th 2013
From Half Moon Run to Wes Montgomery.
Netflix's new original series "Orange Is the New Black" is based on the life of Piper Kerman, a Smith graduate and self-described WASP who must go to prison for 13...
A lone man sneaked into a diamond show in a luxury Cannes, France, hotel and made off with some $136 million of loot, a French state prosecutor says. It's the...
After years of lackluster growth, single-family home construction is finally making a comeback in many parts of the country. One of the states leading the way is Colorado.
A merger between two advertising giants, Omnicom Group in the U.S. and the Publicis in France, would create the world's largest advertising firm — one worth more than $35 billion.
As Israeli and Palestinian officials meet for the first time in years, former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, who now chairs the Albright Stonebridge Group, shares her advice and...
In an extraordinary, impromptu press conference this morning, Pope Francis said of homosexuality, "Who am I to judge them if they're seeking the Lord in good faith?"
Each week NPR's Stephen Thompson brings us something new to listen to. This week he introduces us to Laura Veirs' "Sun Song" from her new album "Warp And Weft."
New York's Public Theater is putting on a showcase of the work of playwright Wallace Shawn. You might know Shawn better for his acting roles than his intellectually-demanding plays.
President Obama sits down for a private lunch today with Hillary Clinton. Meanwhile, outside of Washington, the Senate race in Kentucky is beginning to heat up.
While 35-year-old Michael Madison sits in an Ohio jail cell, accused of multiple murders, friends and family of his alleged victims are holding events to remember their lives.
Electric cars have lower greenhouse gas emissions than the average gas-guzzling vehicle. But conservationist Ozzie Zehner argues they may ultimately be worse for the environment.
Israeli and Palestinian officials are scheduled to meet in Washington today to talk about breaking a five-year deadlock over a peace process for the Middle East.