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Khairuldeen Makhzoomi was removed from a Southwest Airlines flight after another passenger overheard him speaking on his cellphone in Arabic. An advocate calls the incident "absurd and bewildering."
Apr. 20, 2016
Lead seepage into the drinking water in Flint, Mich., has causing a major public health crisis and prompted President Obama to declare a federal state of emergency. This is how it unfolded.
Apr. 20, 2016
The swing in public opinion on marijuana legalization has been as quick as the swing on same-sex marriage. But there's reason to think it could fall.
Apr. 20, 2016
The report, created by Reporters Without Borders, also slams the treatment of journalists covering the 2016 presidential race and #BlackLivesMatter protests.
Apr. 20, 2016
References to obscure foods abound in Shakespeare. Know your codlings from carbonadoes? Your umbles from jumbles? We crack open Renaissance cookbooks to figure out how to feast like the Bard.
Apr. 20, 2016
The idea is this: Negotiate a flat price with a few hospitals to cover surgery, physical therapy and certain other treatments. Companies save money and hospitals gain patients.
Apr. 20, 2016
Smugglers tried to transfer more than 100 people onto an already crowded boat at sea, according to survivors of what could be one of the worst recent catastrophes suffered by refugees and migrants.
Apr. 20, 2016
There might very well be a legitimate explanation for why some of those names were removed in Brooklyn ahead of New York's Democratic primary.
Apr. 20, 2016
San Francisco already required buildings to be "solar-ready," and starting in 2017, actual panels will be mandated. It's the first major U.S. city to take such a step, according to the bill's sponsor.
Apr. 20, 2016
McGregor made the announcement on Twitter, but some MMA fans are questioning whether the brash 27-year-old fighter means what he says or if this is simply a move to get more money from UFC.
Apr. 20, 2016
Their previous sentences had carried a collective weight of more than 200 years in prison. The plea deal reportedly reduces that to less than 45 years in total.
Apr. 20, 2016
It's the latest case against big U.S. companies by European regulators, who have also targeted Apple, Starbucks, Amazon and Intel.
Apr. 20, 2016
From Northern California to Alaska, commercial and amateur foragers are now scouring the hills in search of black morels — prized mushrooms which grow in land ravaged by forest fires.
Apr. 20, 2016
The decision caps a public campaign asking for the change and months of deliberation by the Treasury.
Apr. 20, 2016
Medicare's "overall hospital quality" rating aims to help consumers by boiling down a variety of measurements into a number star. But Congress asked the administration to hold off on the change.
Apr. 20, 2016
At issue was whether Congress was stepping on the toes of the judiciary by essentially awarding damages to plaintiffs in certain cases.
Apr. 20, 2016
The state's governor signed a resolution saying pornography harms individuals and society, and calling for research and poverty change to "address the pornography epidemic."
Apr. 20, 2016
President Obama apologized for the attack on a hospital. But six months after the bombing, victims say they're facing a complicated bureaucratic process over compensation.
Apr. 20, 2016
Polls by NPR and its partners find significant differences in the quality of health care experienced by Americans, depending on income. A webcast Wednesday will examine the disparities.
Apr. 20, 2016
While the scandal seems to be limited to the Japanese domestic market, Mitsubishi says that it's now investigating vehicles it made for overseas markets, as well.
Apr. 20, 2016

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