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Tue, 11/25/2014 - 3:42pm

Marissa Alexander had been sentenced to 20 years in prison for firing what she said was a warning shot at her husband and his two...

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 3:28pm

Nearly a decade ago, Iraq's war drove millions from their homes and divided the country along sectarian lines. It's happening again in...

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 2:50pm

Raccoons, as cute as they are, carry parasites that can be dangerous to humans. Mixing medicine with yummy treats reduced the disease...

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 1:16pm

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says only a third of Americans infected with HIV have the virus under control. Most have...

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 12:13pm

Two self-taught pastry pros specialize in hand-painted cookies of musicians and other cultural icons, from Calvin and Hobbes to Fall Out...

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 11:24am

Vultures consume toxic bacteria that would sicken or kill humans. Stouter immune systems, colonies of helpful microbes and potent...

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 11:05am

Kinsey Wilson was NPR's chief content officer when he was forced out last month by the network's new CEO, Jarl Mohn.

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Tue, 11/25/2014 - 10:02am

The federal probe is examining whether Darren Wilson intentionally violated Michael Brown's civil rights. Justice Department veterans...

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 9:52am

Coming of age can also mean a whopping 58 percent jump in the cost of your insurance. Shop carefully to pick a plan that strikes the...

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 8:32am

The big questions in this case include whether police Officer Darren Wilson felt threatened and whether Michael Brown had his hands up....