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When Turkish children head back to school, something will be missing from their textbooks: any mention of evolution. The government is phasing in what it calls a values-based curriculum.
Aug. 20, 2017
Women in the movement have built Internet presences around boosting white nationalist ideologies. But journalist Seyward Darby says that outspokenness is at odds with male white nationalists' ideas.
Aug. 20, 2017
NPR listeners had lots of questions after our story about diastasis recti, a medical condition of abdominal muscles that's common among new moms. Many wanted to know more about how to fix the problem.
Aug. 20, 2017
Gregory, known for his sharp satire in the 1960s, was recently hospitalized. He was 84.
Aug. 19, 2017
NPR's Dwane Brown talks with Rich Lowry, editor of The National Review, about Republicans' discomfort with President Trump espousing views commonly found in Breitbart News, a right-wing media outlet.
Aug. 19, 2017
A week after violent clashes during a white nationalist march in Charlottesville, Va., today's "Free Speech" rally in Boston was met with massive counter-protests.
Aug. 19, 2017
After a week of turmoil and shake ups in the Trump administration, presidential historian Michael Beschloss discusses with NPR's Dwane Brown where this president stands compared to past leaders.
Aug. 19, 2017
The White House has had a tumultuous week. President Trump's comments about Charlottesville, Va., have been widely condemned, and the week ended with the ouster of White House strategist Steve Bannon.
Aug. 19, 2017
NPR's Dwane Brown speaks with Americans on the right and left to find out how they're holding up after the violence in Charlottesville, Va., last weekend.
Aug. 19, 2017
Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the attack, but Russian officials appear to discount the possibility, saying their initial investigation is not focusing on terrorism as a "main theory."
Aug. 19, 2017
Three of the five honorees had already spoken out against the president, and said they either planned to boycott a White House event or were considering it.
Aug. 19, 2017
Hundreds of counter-protesters gathered in Boston Commons to meet the rally participants, who claim they have no connection with those who perpetrated violence in Charlottesville, Va., last week.
Aug. 19, 2017
The university president said he had ordered the statue removed as a safety measure and to reflect the "abiding values" of the school, following vandalism earlier this week.
Aug. 19, 2017
Officials claim to have dismantled the jihadi cell responsible for the vehicle attacks that killed 14 people, but say they are continuing a manhunt for three suspects still at large.
Aug. 19, 2017
Vacationers from England tossed the bottle into the Mediterranean. It floated nearly 500 miles and into the net of a Palestinian fisherman. He said it was the first piece of mail he had ever received.
Aug. 19, 2017
While the president was laying blame on "both sides" for violence in Charlottesville, Republicans were meeting to hammer out a tax overhaul. But they worry about whether Trump can make the sale.
Aug. 19, 2017
Trump has completed a full purge of top White House aides instrumental in his election. Their ouster could be a big gamble, as Trump finds himself with fewer and fewer allies.
Aug. 19, 2017
What can you do when the Earth plunges into total darkness on Aug. 21? Eat, of course! And there are many space-themed treats to keep the skywatching party going.
Aug. 19, 2017
Skeptics say if you hand cash to the impoverished, they'll mismanage it. But it turns out, many poor people are great at saving — thanks to this ingenious system.
Aug. 19, 2017
Paul Miller was once recognized as the oldest active accredited classroom teacher in the U.S. He reflects on his long career.
Aug. 19, 2017

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