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Dec. 11, 2015
Many large businesses accept climate change. That creates another challenge - a split with many Republican allies in Congress who are still fighting the debate over climate science.
Dec. 11, 2015
Delegates from nearly 200 countries will continue to talk past the original Friday night deadline, and hope to have an agreement Saturday. Conflicts over money and oversight remain as sticking points.
Dec. 11, 2015
The two chemical giants will temporarily form a $130 billion firm (called DowDuPont) before splitting into three separate companies: agriculture, materials and specialty products.
Dec. 11, 2015
Dr. Raslan Fadl was sentenced to two years in prison after a girl died in his care. NPR found him working at a government hospital.
Dec. 11, 2015
U.K. Defense Secretary Michael Fallon tells NPR that he has insisted on personally signing off before Royal Air Force Tornado warplanes strike any target in the campaign against ISIS.
Dec. 11, 2015
It's a good-news trend in public health: teens and young adults are less likely to drive while impaired than they did 12 years ago. But the study didn't ask specifically about marijuana.
Dec. 11, 2015
Producers of poultry, cattle and pigs continue to use more antibiotics, according to the latest government data. That's despite more pledges from food companies to sell meat raised without the drugs.
Dec. 11, 2015
Is renewable energy expensive or cheap? This is a question being debated in Paris this week. Though there's no simple answer, in South Africa the verdict is in — and it's a surprising one.
Dec. 11, 2015
A judge has granted New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman's request to bar fantasy sports sites FanDuel and DraftKings from operating in the state.
Dec. 11, 2015
When most people think wine, they think centuries-old vineyards, not goofy puns and inviting labels. Nor do they necessarily think of black winemakers. André Mack wants to change all that.
Dec. 11, 2015
Daniel Holtzclaw, 29, was charged with sexually assaulting 13 black women. He was found guilty by an all-white jury and now risks a life sentence in prison.
Dec. 11, 2015
Dr. Raslan Fadl was sentenced to two years in prison after a girl died in his care. NPR found him working at a government hospital.
Dec. 11, 2015
After the merger, the resulting behemoth would be split into what Dow's chairman and CEO, Andrew N. Liveris, calls "three powerful new companies."
Dec. 11, 2015
The bans come as the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission says it's looking into at least 10 reports of the self-balancing electric scooters bursting in flames.
Dec. 11, 2015
Trump supporters express deep support for their candidate, more than any other Republican running for president — and that could mean big problems for the party next year.
Dec. 11, 2015
Sanders has built his political career on decrying a rigged economy. NPR found audio dating back to 1976 that is nearly indistinguishable from 2015 when it comes to this message.
Dec. 11, 2015
More than a grandmother, more, even, than a mentor, Chloe Longfellow's grandma was her best friend growing up. Years later, their love remains inscribed with beet stains upon their favorite cookbook.
Dec. 11, 2015
Last month the marshals were arrested in the fatal shooting of Jeremy Mardis while he was strapped into the front seat of his father's SUV. His father, Chris Few, was severely wounded.
Dec. 10, 2015
A comparison of common treatments for early-stage breast cancer finds lumpectomy with radiation is essentially equal to breast removal in terms of recurrence and survival, with fewer complications.
Dec. 10, 2015

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