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In the coming weeks, major brands including General Mills, Kellogg and Mars will start labeling foods produced with genetic engineering. That's all because of a Vermont law set to take effect July 1.
March 27, 2016
As a teenager in Senegal, Amadou Koly Niang fell in love with jazz. Over 40 years later, he's started a jazz festival to bring the music to his countrymen — with a Senegalese twist, of course.
March 27, 2016
This piece originally aired March 25, 2016, on Morning Edition.
March 27, 2016
A health worker who spent a year in West Africa during the epidemic shares lessons from the field. Good things did happen. But a lot went wrong.
March 27, 2016
The Russian-backed Syrian army recaptured the ancient city on Sunday, according to state TV. The defeat marks a major victory for the regime against the extremist group, which took the city last May.
March 27, 2016
Growing up, they knew something was different, but nobody put a name to it. For many, it took years to get a diagnosis: autism. Finally hearing that word can be a relief.
March 27, 2016
Brussels prosecutor Ine Van Wymersch says 24 of the 31 victims of Tuesday's terrorist attack have have been identified. Here's what we know about some of them.
March 26, 2016
When a woman addicted to opioids gives birth, she is too often dismissed as an obstacle to her infant's health. A Connecticut hospital is challenging that attitude — and the culture of care.
March 26, 2016
The latest numbers from the Recording Industry Association of America show that streaming music brought in more money than digital downloads and physical releases for the first time last year.
March 26, 2016
Despite increasing public awareness of transgender issues, transgender people continue to face high rates of joblessness.
March 26, 2016
Farm worker activist Dolores Huerta, Rabbi Shmuel Herzfeld and student activist Shiya Nwanguma talk about the reasons people are protesting Donald Trump, and what difference it makes.
March 26, 2016
A Nigerian teenager who says she was one of the more than 200 schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram surrendered to authorities in Cameroon Friday. Cameroon State Radio's Moki Kindzeka gives the latest.
March 26, 2016
Demetrios Papademetriou of the Migration Policy Institute says problems with Belgium's migration policy go back decades — and have implications for domestic terrorism.
March 26, 2016
Belgian authorities have charged two men with terrorist offenses and are continuing to question others in relation to Tuesday's bombings of the main Brussels airport and a city metro station.
March 26, 2016
Critics say Belgian forensics teams are taking too long to identify victims, leaving some families in the dark about their loved ones.
March 26, 2016
Washington, where 118 delegates are up for grabs, is the biggest prize of the weekend. Bernie Sanders is expected to have a good night. You can follow live coverage at elections.npr.org.
March 26, 2016
The U.S. government objects to calling ISIS a state. But the military bombs the trappings of statehood: oil facilities, financial resources and "cabinet ministers."
March 26, 2016
European police round up more terrorist suspects after Tuesday's deadly bombings in Brussels. Many involved had ties to last year's Paris attacks.
March 26, 2016
The "Christian Dior Of Cuba" looks back on bittersweet memories from his time living in a housing facility for people with HIV.
March 26, 2016
When a woman addicted to opioids gives birth, she is too often dismissed as an obstacle to her infant's health. A Connecticut hospital is challenging that attitude — and the culture of care.
March 26, 2016

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