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The move is rare but it gives the international community tools for a coordinated response.
Feb. 1, 2016
The generic form of the blockbuster cancer drug is being shipped to pharmacies. The generic is likely to cost 30 percent less than the brand-name version, but Gleevec's price doubled in recent years.
Feb. 1, 2016
Some wealthy conservative donors, including Las Vegas billionaire Sheldon Adelson, haven't put their money behind any candidate yet while Democratic donors have lined up behind Hillary Clinton.
Feb. 1, 2016
Clinton has embraced and touted her potential to be the first woman president this year much more so than in 2008. But she doesn't have all Democratic women wrapped up. Women under 45 are for Sanders.
Feb. 1, 2016
"You can't write this stuff. It's unbelievable how it happened," says the journeyman enforcer who took a break from the minor-league AHL to play in the NHL's showcase game.
Feb. 1, 2016
Live news, photos and analysis from NPR's political team on the ground in Iowa and in Washington, D.C. Updated all night.
Feb. 1, 2016
The researchers want to study the first few days of an embryo's development. They must now seek approval from an ethics committee in the United Kingdom.
Feb. 1, 2016
The first real votes of the 2016 presidential election are rolling in tonight. We mark the occasion with questions, answers, links to NPR's coverage — and a walk down memory lane.
Feb. 1, 2016
Democrat Martin O'Malley and Republicans Rand Paul, Carly Fiorina and Ben Carson talk with David Greene about criticism and expectations heading into caucuses for the 2016 presidential race.
Feb. 1, 2016
Men driving mountains of Styrofoam are a common sight in Shanghai. But this guy is in a league of his own.
Feb. 1, 2016
David Greene talks with Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton ahead of the Iowa caucuses.
Feb. 1, 2016
According to local media, some businesses had no idea they were being touted as investment opportunities by Ezubao, an online lender.
Feb. 1, 2016
The change comes after years of strife – and a weekend of celebration in Myanmar. But by law, Suu Kyi is barred from assuming the presidency.
Feb. 1, 2016
Ben Lecomte wants to be the first person to swim across the Pacific Ocean — a 5,500 mile journey. Doctors will monitor his heart remotely to see how intensive exercise affects this vital muscle.
Feb. 1, 2016
At least six states are switching the rules so students can get diplomas retroactively.
Feb. 1, 2016
Don't expect a parade of once-hopefuls trudging to microphones to quit the day after the caucuses. But the die will have been cast. Iowa doesn't kill candidacies; it puts them on life support.
Feb. 1, 2016
Eating fruits, vegetables, grains and beans high in fiber can help keep us healthy. A study finds yet another benefit: Women on a high-fiber diet had a lower risk of developing breast cancer.
Feb. 1, 2016
American and United — the airport's two major carriers — reached agreement with O'Hare to build a new runway, which will complete a decade-long modernization project.
Feb. 1, 2016
Eating fruits, vegetables, grains and beans high in fiber can help keep us healthy. A study finds yet another benefit: Women on a high-fiber diet had a lower risk of developing breast cancer.
Feb. 1, 2016
Ben Lecomte wants to be the first person to swim across the Pacific Ocean — a 5,500 mile journey. Doctors will monitor his heart remotely to see how intensive exercise affects this vital muscle.
Feb. 1, 2016

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