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Donald Trump caps a chaotic Republican National Convention Thursday night. Other speakers include his daughter, Ivanka, and tech giant Peter Thiel
July 21, 2016
A study finds that the Anopheles arabiensis species of mosquitoes, a major carrier of malaria in sub-Saharan Africa, is repelled by the smell of chicken.
July 21, 2016
Creative and fun "maker spaces" are popping up in more schools. But administrators and teachers face big hurdles if they want them to be a sustainable part of the curriculum.
July 21, 2016
Oh, and then there was her rendition of Beyonce's "Single Ladies," complete with the moves.
July 21, 2016
Charles Kinsey says he was shot as he was attempting to bring an autistic man back to the group home from which he had wandered.
July 21, 2016
From his early days in real estate, Donald Trump has used his celebrity status to enhance his brand, including a 1990 Playboy cover appearance. Now, he's set to accept the GOP presidential nomination.
July 21, 2016
The request for arbitration had been filed by the Russian Olympic Committee and 68 track and field athletes who were declared ineligible for the Olympic Games in Rio.
July 21, 2016
Pence signed into law some of the tightest abortion rules in the U.S., and was slow to respond to Indiana's heroin and HIV crises, critics say. But he compromised with Obama to expand Medicaid.
July 21, 2016
Amid the horrors and divisions of 1968, Americans weren't as polarized as they are today. Nixon was making an appeal to a nation still hoping for a solution to its seemingly endless catastrophes.
July 21, 2016
The high-stakes of Trump and Cruz's brinksmanship brought to the flashpoint all the anger and tension pent up in this GOP convention over three days — and in this party over several decades.
July 21, 2016
In a pilot program in South Africa, teens who are not infected with HIV are going on a preventive regimen of anti-AIDS drugs.
July 21, 2016
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is reasserting his control following a failed military coup with widespread purges of the country's institutions.
July 21, 2016
In the halls of the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, there was shock and disappointment from some in the Texas delegation. But others said Cruz did exactly what Donald Trump would have wanted.
July 20, 2016
Advocates of police reform say there's been real progress since the Ferguson, Mo., protests, but both sides worry about how to keep that process going after recent, deadly attacks targeting police.
July 20, 2016
Patients sent to rehabilitation facilities to recover from medical crises or surgery too often suffer additional harm from the care they get there, according to research by U.S. health officials.
July 20, 2016
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is the headliner on the third night of the Republican National Convention, but the biggest question may be what Ted Cruz will say about his former rival.
July 20, 2016
The country is still recovering from an Islamist insurgency in 2012, NPR's Ofeibea Quist-Arcton reports. An attack in a central town killed 17 soldiers Tuesday.
July 20, 2016
The short-term rental platform has hired Eric Holder as outside counsel to help it craft a new anti-discrimination policy. Individuals and researchers have reported racial bias by the site's users.
July 20, 2016
Erdogan says the state of emergency will make it easier to question and try the thousands of people accused of backing the failed coup attempt over the weekend, NPR's Peter Kenyon reports.
July 20, 2016
Economists say it'll be good for Africa, making it easier for businesspeople, workers and tourists to cross borders.
July 20, 2016

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