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Chances are that you know someone with the virus. But many people don't talk about it. Some say opening up about their herpes status helped them move on.
Jan. 22, 2016
He now trails only Martina Navratilova, who won 306 matches at the highest level of tennis. Federer, 34, is currently ranked No. 3 in the world.
Jan. 22, 2016
Last weekend at an event in Denmark called "Animals Inside Out," a college biology student publicly dissected a lion. Attendees — including young children — were given a close-up, gory view.
Jan. 22, 2016
State media reported that the isolated nation has detained a student from the University of Virginia for "committing anti-republic activities."
Jan. 22, 2016
Gunmen holed up in a restaurant after firing on diners and passers-by. The militant Islamist group al-Shabab has claimed responsibility for the violence.
Jan. 22, 2016
Prosecutors and some police departments in the state say reducing prison sentences is having an undesired outcome: more property crime. But reform advocates say police are jumping to conclusions.
Jan. 22, 2016
The Syrian refugee who was tripped by a kick from a Hungarian camerawoman is now rebuilding his life in Spain. He's learning Spanish, working at a soccer academy — and trying to reunite his family.
Jan. 22, 2016
States of emergency have been declared in five states and the District of Columbia. Schools and government offices are being closed pre-emptively. Thousands of flights have been canceled.
Jan. 22, 2016
We're in the middle of an El Niño that's already caused weather-related disasters and will last at least several more months. Now for the good news.
Jan. 22, 2016
Earlier this month, a man opened fire on a Philadelphia policeman. The suspect later told police he did it for ISIS, but authorities have found no link between him and the extremist group.
Jan. 22, 2016
Florida's Dozier School for Boys is a horror tale come to life. Nearly 100 boys died at the school, many unidentified, in unmarked graves. Scientists are trying to discover who they were.
Jan. 21, 2016
"We want to know who knew what and when they knew it," Mayor Karen Weaver says. She was elected in November after vowing to address the problem.
Jan. 21, 2016
NPR correspondents Lourdes Garcia-Navarro and Jason Beaubien will answer your questions on the Zika virus in a live YouTube Q&A. Submit your questions now.
Jan. 21, 2016
Born in Korea, raised in Oklahoma, Danny Bowien was an adult when he taught himself to make Chinese food. That DIY vibe to his cooking has made him a rising star. Now he's written a cookbook.
Jan. 21, 2016
A British inquiry found that the Russian president "probably" approved the poisoning of an ex-intelligence agent. But Britain imposed only light penalties against two Russian suspects.
Jan. 21, 2016
Two weeks ago, Kenyans finally got access to Netflix. But we still don't know if they'll binge happily every after.
Jan. 21, 2016
Daniel Holtzclaw was convicted of raping and sexually assaulting multiple women while on the job. A judge has sentenced him to 263 years, served consecutively — the maximum possible sentence.
Jan. 21, 2016
The presidential candidate says a jalapeno a day helps keep her healthy on the campaign trail. Turns out, she could be onto something. A large recent study linked a spicy food habit to longevity.
Jan. 21, 2016
A YouTube video shows Syrian refugees celebrating their first snowy winter in Canada. Goats and Soda readers, tell us, when was your first snow — and how did you react?
Jan. 21, 2016
Restaurant critic Pete Wells tries to keep the customer in mind with all of his reviews. "We show awful lot of deference to chefs in our culture and maybe not enough deference to customers," he says.
Jan. 21, 2016

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