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Rwandan women hold candles during a night vigil and prayer for genocide vict...
The 100 days of brutality that began in Rwanda in April 1994 left 800,000 dead, and is the fastest genocide in history.
Rick Blaine, the sentimental tough guy in Casablanca, pined for "As Time Goe...
We're all seduced by repetition, music research suggests — 90 percent of the music we listen to, we've heard before. Beyond music, this bias toward familiarity holds up in every culture. What gives?
A pair of running shoes left at the Boston Marathon memorial last year....
Mourners left more than 600 pairs of sneakers at the site, shoes that held deeply personal meanings for runners before the race.
Mathilde Mukantabana, the Rwandan ambassador to the U.S., talks about her personal losses in the genocide of 1994, as well as the lasting legacy of the brutality and the country's response.
The Kentucky Wildcats and the Connecticut Huskies take the court in Monday's NCAA men's college basketball final. NPR's Tom Goldman talks to Melissa Block about what to watch for in the game.
In court Monday, Olympian Oscar Pistorius spoke publicly for the first time of the night he shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. David Smith, the Africa correspondent for The Guardian, offers more detail.