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The animosity between President Trump and the FBI isn't new. NPR's Mary Louise Kelly and Ari Shapiro trace the tension from the 2016 campaign through present day conflicts, including the GOP memo that hasn't been released.
Feb. 1, 2018
As history tells it, young Edward Jenner heard a milkmaid say she'd had cowpox so couldn't get smallpox. And thus his idea for a vaccine was born. Now a researcher has fact-checked the tale.
Feb. 1, 2018
NPR got rare personal access to the world's most famous groundhog as he and his handlers prepared for their big day.
Feb. 1, 2018
For a surprising number of people who appear to have epilepsy, the real problem is psychogenic non-epileptic seizures, a little-known condition.
Feb. 1, 2018
Police say both wounded victims are 15 years old, and one is in critical condition. Another three people have minor injuries. A 12-year-old girl is now in custody.
Feb. 1, 2018
As the women's rights movement spreads among Chinese universities, it poses a unique challenge to the country's male-dominated, authoritarian regime.
Feb. 1, 2018
Smartphone game apps "help us survive the sad, difficult, demoralizing reality of politics," says a Catalan illustrator who helped create a version of Donkey Kong making fun of Catalonia's crisis.
Feb. 1, 2018
The Nazis established some of the most notorious extermination camps of the Holocaust on Polish soil — including Auschwitz-Birkenau.
Feb. 1, 2018
Hard-line unions once wielded tremendous power and made French presidents quake in their boots for decades. Here's how President Emmanuel Macron is defeating them.
Feb. 1, 2018
Author Garrett Graff discusses the special counsel in charge of the Trump/Russia investigation: "Bob Mueller is probably about as apolitical and nonpartisan a figure as you could find in Washington."
Feb. 1, 2018
Though the specific numbers he cites in his tweet are correct, Trump's audience on Tuesday night wasn't close to being the largest for a State of the Union.
Feb. 1, 2018
The murder and rape of 7-year-old Zainab Amin caused a political crisis aimed at officials, whom they accused of failing to protect the children of Kasur.
Feb. 1, 2018
"I know that God will forgive me, but that Nashville doesn't have to," Mayor Megan Barry said. "I hope that I can earn your trust back and that you will forgive me."
Feb. 1, 2018
The House Minority Leader wants the House Intelligence Committee chairman gone. The panel's ranking member accused him of a bait-and-switch. Republicans scoffed.
Feb. 1, 2018
A man named as a second person of interest in affidavits from the early days of the police investigation into the Las Vegas shooting in October says Paddock bought ammunition from him and left.
Feb. 1, 2018
At Tulane Medical Center in New Orleans, researchers are teaching heart disease sufferers what makes a healthy meal — and how to cook one. The program will monitor how this affects readmission rates.
Feb. 1, 2018
The state built some key conservative policies into its experimental expansion of Medicaid. Lawmakers, health officials and patient advocates across the U.S. are now keenly watching the results.
Feb. 1, 2018
A California appeals court said Tinder had to stop charging more for people age 30 and over to use its Tinder Plus premium service, saying it was discriminatory.
Feb. 1, 2018
Many seafood lovers use the Monterey Bay Aquarium's ratings to choose sustainable fish. Now it's rolled out a tool to help corporations assess the risk of human trafficking in seafood supply chains.
Feb. 1, 2018
The city's district attorney says his office will be dismissing more than 3,000 misdemeanor convictions and reconsidering thousands of felonies, going back more than 40 years.
Feb. 1, 2018

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