NPR coverage of breaking stories, national and world news, politics, business, science, technology, and extended coverage of major national and world events…
News : NPR NPR news, audio, and podcasts. Coverage of breaking stories, national and world news, politics, business, science, technology, and extended coverage of major national and world events.
The far right’s growing influence and 4 other takeaways from NPR’s ERIC investigationby Miles Parks on June 7, 2023 at 9:00 am
Why are Republicans abandoning one of the best tools the government has to catch voter fraud? That question is the focus of a new NPR investigation. Here are five takeaways from the report.
To keep immigrants from fleeing, Florida GOP focus on immigration law loopholesby Vanessa Romo on June 7, 2023 at 9:00 am
Republican lawmakers in Florida are scrambling to convince established immigrant workers who already have jobs to stay, while making it inhospitable for newly arrived migrants.
Why you might notice more religious groups at Pride celebrations this yearby Jason DeRose on June 7, 2023 at 9:00 am
Some people of faith are organizing a pushback against the wave of anti-LGBTQ rights legislation making its way through state houses this year. They’re calling it Faith for Pride.
Prison sexual assault victims can now petition for compassionate releaseby Carrie Johnson on June 7, 2023 at 9:00 am
Advocates are hoping more survivors of sexual assaults in federal prison can use a new method to win early release.
Kids can’t all be star athletes. Here’s how schools can welcome more students to playby Selena Simmons-Duffin on June 7, 2023 at 8:00 am
Most American kids quit playing sports by age 11. That means a lot of kids are missing out on some of the huge benefits of sports, including spacial awareness, physical activity and team skills.