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A multibillion-dollar dispute on Internet sales taxes landed at the Supreme Court Tuesday. The decision could have far-reaching consequences for consumers, states and companies large and small.
Apr. 17, 2018
The former FBI director's favorability ratings dropped a net of 11 percentage points overall since last month, as Trump and conservatives ratcheted up attacks on the ongoing investigation.
Apr. 17, 2018
The EPA is the latest agency facing an uncertain future for its top official. Instability in Trump's Cabinet may have lasting repercussions for government departments.
Apr. 17, 2018
An agency that advises Congress recommends a 30 percent reduction in some federal reimbursements to free-standing ERs that are within 6 miles of a hospital.
Apr. 17, 2018
Anderson is best-known for playing magic-loving, eccentric Judge Harry T. Stone on the sitcom Night Court. He was found dead Monday. No foul play is suspected.
Apr. 17, 2018
China is hoping for a balance between its desire for an economy based more on consumption while at the same time trying to rein in rapidly increasing household debt.
Apr. 17, 2018
Nearly a year after President Trump fired James Comey, the former FBI director has a new memoir, A Higher Loyalty. He talked to NPR about the book and his decisions in the run-up to the 2016 election.
Apr. 17, 2018
Rob Joyce said he was stepping down hours after a joint U.S., U.K. and Australia statement blaming the Kremlin for an a cyberattack last year.
Apr. 16, 2018
In an interview with NPR, the fired FBI director maintained he wouldn't do things differently if he had a chance. "I saw this as a 500-year flood," he said, "and so where is the manual?"
Apr. 16, 2018
The generational divide uncovered by a survey from the Public Religion Research Institute may be linked to changing attitudes about religion.
Apr. 16, 2018
How do you convince a generation of people who once slaughtered each other to reconcile? In Rwanda, a team of psychologists, writers and policymakers came up with an unusual idea: a radio soap opera.
Apr. 16, 2018
Facebook users in Illinois argue that the company has violated their privacy rights under state law and the damages could amount to billions of dollars.
Apr. 16, 2018
A University of Colorado researcher wrote a report in 2016 for the National Park Service on the impacts of climate change and sea level rise. The report has not been released, but public records show it has been heavily edited to remove all references to human-induced climate change. Democrats are calling for an investigation.
Apr. 16, 2018
Former FBI Director James Comey speaks with NPR's Steve Inskeep about A Higher Loyalty. In his new memoir, Comey recalls his interactions with President Trump and discusses his conduct in office.
Apr. 16, 2018
Brett Connolly just wanted to give a little girl a puck for a souvenir. The Capitals winger didn't know he was signing himself up for a roller coaster of emotions — which, happily, had a sweet ending.
Apr. 16, 2018

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