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The coronavirus keeps evolving and so does the guidance for addressing it. As cases tick up in some parts of the country, here is the latest advice on everything from testing to treatment.
This week marks the one year anniversary of the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol. Here’s a timeline of how the day unfolded.
Ten months after U.S. Capitol Police Sgt. Aquilino Gonell thought he’d die as Capitol rioters pummeled him, he’s still working to recover his mental and physical health.
Colleges around the country faced an admissions season marked by pandemic-era challenges: dropped testing requirements, remote learning, disrupted extracurriculars and record applicant pools.
Albert Bourla, head of the pharmaceutical giant, discusses plans for distributing its vaccine, which it says is 95% effective, and explains the timing of his $5.6 mllion sale of Pfizer stock.
Newly announced Chinese tariffs will raise prices on many U.S. crops. How will that affect American farmers? NPR’s Mary Louise Kelley spoke with Jim Zion, a Californian nut distributor, to find out.
The city of Wauconda, Ill., — a suburb of Chicago — has been gaining fans after the Marvel’s blockbuster Black Panther premiered last week. The movie is set in a fictional African country called Wakanda.
The famous fossil calls the Chicago Field Museum home and is moving from the main exhibit hall to a private suite on the second floor.
In 2003, in Burkina Faso, Abdel Akim Adjibade found out he won the ‘green card lottery,’ becoming one of approximately 50,000 people each year to win entry to the U.S. this way, and now he teaches physics in Illinois. He shares what this experience was like for him.
NPR’s Mary Louise Kelly talked to Mélisande Short-Colomb, whose family was once enslaved by Georgetown University. Now, at 63, Short-Colomb has enrolled as a freshman there.
North Korea’s government and President Trump have traded threats after North Korea’s recent missile tests. And Hadas Gold of Politico discusses pro-Trump news videos on the president’s Facebook page.
Former CIA operative Daniel Hoffman spent five years in Moscow. He’s certain the Russians meddled in last year’s presidential election, and intended that some of their activities be exposed.
The U.S. confirms North Korea fired a missile capable of reaching Alaska. President Trump leaves for Europe to discuss options with the G20, and have his first one-on-one with Russian President Putin.
The former national security adviser is refusing to turn over documents to the Senate Intelligence Committee, his attorney citing “public frenzy” against him.
Ahead of FBI Director James Comey’s testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Morning Edition takes stock of how the landscape of the Russia investigation has shifted since his last appearance.
Sen. Richard Burr is running the Senate’s probe into contacts between Russia and the Trump campaign. But he also was an adviser for Trump’s campaign, which raises questions about his impartiality.
Donald Trump said Wednesday he thinks Russia was behind recent hacks, but later said it could have been others. He also denied allegations that Russia has a file with damaging information about him.
Why is it so hard to make public the evidence that Russia was behind the election hacks? A look at the inherent challenge facing a secret spy service operating in a democracy.