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NPR's Scott Simon speaks with the director and writer of the new hard-hitting British film set in a prison for violent offenders.
NPR's Scott Simon talks to China Forbes and Thomas Lauderdale of the band Pink Martini, and Sofia, August, Melanie, and Amanda von Trapp about their collaborative album and upcoming performances.
On packed flights, space is at a premium and tempers sometimes flare....
With the airlines packing more people into planes, "recliner rage" is on the rise. Is it a problem of entitled passengers, or just too many of us squeezed into small spaces?
Militants have carried out massacres and suicide bombings in the north, but ...
As Iraqi and American forces battle militants in the north, there are fears the turmoil could fuel new killings in the capital.
Federal prosecutors allege two nursing homes in California have "persistentl...
A U.S. attorney has sued two nursing homes in Watsonville, Calif., alleging that they failed to provide the acceptable care they were paid for by the government.
Three more people have been charged in connection with the 1973 murder of Chilean folk singer Victor Jara. Luis Andres Henao, Chile correspondent for the Associated Press, explains the situation.