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Sat, 02/13/2016 - 6:45pm

NPR's Nina Totenberg speaks to the lasting legacy of Justice Antonin Scalia

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 6:17pm

Senior Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonin Scalia was confirmed dead Saturday afternoon at a West Texas ranch. NPR's Michel Martin...

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 5:52pm

Talks on the brutal Syrian conflict have ended in Munich with the West and Russia far apart. Russia, whose planes are carrying out...

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 5:37pm

Scalia was perhaps the leading voice of uncompromising conservatism on the Supreme Court. In his 29 years on the court, he achieved...

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 4:40pm

Serving as a U.N. peacekeeper can be a lucrative profession for young Africans. But Burundians seeking such work must pledge loyalty to...

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 4:29pm

For the first time, sex slavery is being acknowledged in court as a war crime. The 11 alleged victims are using the trial platform to...

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 1:48pm

The al-Qaida-linked militant group says it was responsible for the Feb. 2 bombing of a jet. The bomber was the only casualty of the...

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 12:14pm

Since September, Florida has been fighting an infestation of the Oriental fruit fly, an invasive pest that threatened more than 400...

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 12:05pm

Embedding musicians in a low-income elementary school has brought gains in math and reading. But is this a boutique approach, or could...

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 10:35am

"You can have a really good time in the Peace Corps when you're old," says Alice Carter, who at age 87 is the oldest volunteer in the...