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Courtney Cranch tends bar at The Red Hen in Washington, D.C., where she esti...
Servers and bartenders say those addictive glowing screens are changing restaurant experiences, and not for the better. "This is just sort of the new norm," psychology professor Thomas Plante says.
In the new play The Library, Chloë Grace Moretz is a teen who survives a sc...
The Library — directed by Steven Soderbergh — is a new play that confronts the topic of school shootings head on, peering into the shattered lives of the survivors and the stories they tell.
Pro-Moscow militants have taken over more government buildings in eastern Ukraine, ignoring a government deadline for them to lay down their weapons. The Ukrainian army may enter to retake the region.
Amid the Ukrainian crisis, Russia's state-run media has consistently covered the turmoil in terms unlike those used by Western media. NPR's Corey Flintoff reports from Moscow on the information war.
According to Dr. Martin Blaser, the overuse of antibiotics has contributed t...
In Missing Microbes, Dr. Martin Blaser argues that the overuse of antibiotics, as well as now-common practices like C-sections, may be messing with gut microbes.
Even if recently detected pings are from the lost Malaysian jet's black box, oceanographer Simon Boxall tells NPR's Scott Simon searching for the plane on the ocean floor will still be difficult.