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NPR's Robert Siegel interviews Carlotta Sami, spokesperson at UNHCR for Southern Europe, about the survivors of what is being called the biggest migrant boat disaster to date in the Mediterranean.
Every spring, hundreds of horses are ferried from their winter hiatus in the...
Over the next two months, more than 300 draft and riding horses will be transported by ferry to Mackinac Island.
NPR's Planet Money profiles a Hungarian immigrant who pioneered computerized trading. Thomas Peterffy struggled for years and experimented with many techniques, including a typing robot.
Two months after Congress held hearings on President Obama's proposal for an authorization of military force against the self-declared Islamic State, Congress has done precisely nothing.
NPR has this tribute to the Hubble Space Telescope — a parody of Iggy Azalea's "Trouble."
Biometrics are increasingly replacing the password for user identification....
Fingerprints, facial and voice recognition — companies are investing in more secure methods to verify people. But even biometrics can be defeated, and they raise privacy concerns.