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Nigerian army radio says that the dog grappled with the teen girl bomber until the explosives went off, killing them both. Most of the residents of the village were reportedly present at the wedding.
April 5, 2017
Nasal versions of sedatives and overdose drugs are increasingly popular in emergency departments. Doctors like that they act quickly and don't require an IV to administer.
April 5, 2017
The billionaire's visage temporarily graces cans of Cherry Coke, newly launched in China. Buffett, a Coke shareholder, is apparently quite popular there — and he's famously fond of Cherry Coke.
April 5, 2017
The Trump administration has launched an investigation into the cause of trade deficits with U.S. trading partners. But most economists, say Trump appears to misunderstand what a trade deficit means.
April 5, 2017
NASA's Cassini's spacecraft will begin the final stages of its 20-year mission to Saturn before diving into the planet and ending its lengthy stretch orbiting the planet.
April 5, 2017
NPR's Kelly McEvers talks with Fisal Itani about the chemical attacks in Syria and what Syrian president Bashar al-Assad's strategy is in using chemical weapons.
April 5, 2017
President Trump met at the White House with King Abdullah of Jordan on Wednesday, in the wake of a gruesome attack on civilians in Syria. The leaders held a joint press conference.
April 5, 2017
NPR's Robert Siegel speaks with David Rothkopf about what President Trump's meetings this week with world leaders say about his foreign policy.
April 5, 2017
NPR's Robert Siegel speaks with Republican Sen. Roy Blunt of Missouri about using the nuclear option against the Democratic filibuster of the nomination of Judge Gorsuch to the Supreme Court.
April 5, 2017
Diabetes has become a public health crisis in Mexico. The government is struggling to pay for care and slow the rate at which people develop the life-threatening metabolic disorder.
April 5, 2017
The chairman of Hong Kong-based jewelry company Chow Tai Fook placed the winning bid over the phone to Sotheby's in Hong Kong. He renamed the jewel "CTF PINK STAR" in honor of his late father.
April 5, 2017
The principal, Amy Robertson, resigned after Pittsburg High School's student paper investigated her claim of having degrees from Corllins University, an entity whose legitimacy has been questioned.
April 5, 2017
The suspected chemical weapons attack killed more than 70 civilians, including 20 children, in the town of Khan Shaykhun in Idlib province, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
April 5, 2017
Hate is on the rise in U.S. schools. For students and educators, that means finding new ways to promote tolerance and inclusion.
April 5, 2017
African-American professional drivers earn a median annual wage nearly $2,500 higher than in non-driving jobs. For Hispanic drivers it's a $5,800 premium, and Native American drivers earn $2,000 more.
April 5, 2017
Gene Demby and guest host Glen Weldon (our play cousin from Pop Culture Happy Hour) explore how comics are used as spaces for mapping race and identity.
April 5, 2017
The president's comments signal a possible shift in his approach toward Syrian President Bashar al-Assad after a suspect chemical attack in the country killed dozens including 20 children.
April 5, 2017
With its streaming TV service launching Wednesday, YouTube joins a crowded field. But it offers several features the others don't.
April 5, 2017
Catch shares allot fishermen a portion of the catch in advance, in hopes of keeping them from racing each other to sea, sometimes in risky climes. They're controversial. They also work, a study finds.
April 5, 2017
The federal government's new focus on election security has state and local officials concerned that they'll be told how to run their elections in the name of security.
April 5, 2017

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