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A Russian court has found Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko guilty of murdering two Russian journalists in eastern Ukraine. She was accused of directing artillery fire that killed them.
March 22, 2016
Freemasons are best known for their secrecy, but they are having a very public dispute — about a ban on gay members. Freemasons in Tennessee will decide this week whether to lift the ban.
March 22, 2016
Airline officials say travelers get attacked because aviation "brings the world together and fosters greater understanding." They predict that after a period of disruption, air travel will rebound.
March 22, 2016
Boba is the Taiwanese beverage that allows you to chew your drink. In its latest incarnations (think horchata and cocktail bobas), it's playing ambassador to a whole host of other foods and trends.
March 22, 2016
Fred Kaplan, author of Dark Territory, traces the history of cyber defense into the current heated debate between the FBI and Apple over the encryption of the iPhone.
March 22, 2016
The Food and Drug Administration is demanding that the instructions for the most commonly prescribed opioids include so-called black box warnings about dangers of abuse, misuse, overdose and death.
March 22, 2016
Trump once again turned to protectionism as a way of dealing with the world, but it won't necessarily mean it will launch him to the White House.
March 22, 2016
Forty-seven years after a vaccine against rubella was created, the virus still harms about 300 newborns every day, worldwide. Even a cheap vaccine can be a financial burden for poorer countries.
March 22, 2016
Raymond Moore's comments, however, have resurfaced the debate about equal pay for male and female tennis players.
March 22, 2016
Here's a look at how people are expressing solidarity for Brussels, where attacks killed at least 30 people today and wounded hundreds of others.
March 22, 2016
Every year, little clusters of Nipah virus break out in Bangladesh. And it wasn't from the usual cause — drinking raw sap from date palm trees. So what's up?
March 22, 2016
Ted Cruz looks to stop Donald Trump in Utah and pull off an upset in Arizona. Bernie Sanders could notch wins in Idaho and Utah, but Clinton has an advantage in Arizona, the big prize of the night.
March 22, 2016
For millions around the world, it's the invisible microbes and parasites that can turn their daily drinking water into a dangerous elixir.
March 22, 2016
First there was the assault on the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo. Then came the coordinated assault in Paris. And now twin attacks in Brussels. Europe is struggling to cope with a surge in terror.
March 22, 2016
New Europe editor Alexandros Koronakis weighs in from Brussels as terrorism experts comment on the novelty of what's occurring in Europe. NPR's Dina Temple-Raston also has an update on the attacks.
March 22, 2016
Explosions at two sites in Brussels reportedly killed at least 24 people and injured many more Tuesday. Politico's Europe reporter Zoya Sheftalovich and NPR's Dina Temple-Raston report.
March 22, 2016
Meditation can help relieve chronic back pain, and so can cognitive behavioral therapy, a study finds. But good luck getting insurance to pay for it.
March 22, 2016
While the tragedy in Brussels is the focus of headlines around the world, there have been a number of other strikes in the past 10 days in places such as Nigeria and Yemen.
March 22, 2016
Ford became internationally known after he admitted to smoking crack. That lead to a spectacular series of events that threw Ford's life into chaos.
March 22, 2016
A Palestinian, Aramin grew up hating Israel and spent years in prison. Yet he's now a prominent voice for peace, a position that did not change even when his daughter was killed by Israeli police.
March 22, 2016

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