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Surrendered handguns are piled in a bin during a gun buyback event in Los An...
For the first time in nearly 20 years, federal money is flowing into gun violence research. There's also growing momentum behind creating a reliable national database for firearm injuries and deaths.
Over the weekend, thousands of pro-democracy protesters clashed with police in Hong Kong. NPR's Arun Rath talks with Isabella Steger of the Wall Street Journal about the protests.
Conservative journalist Stephen F. Hayes recently discovered that he had been placed on a terror watch-list. Hayes tells NPR's Arun Rath that he suspects this is the result of a trip to Turkey.
Theaters that call themselves 4-D use lights, moving seats, fog and even spr...
Domestic movie ticket sales seem to have topped out. Now, cinema owners are trying to lure customers — and justify higher ticket prices — with innovations like panoramic screens and so-called 4-D.
Enrique Iglesias' song "Bailando" — with versions in Spanish and in Spangl...
Enrique Iglesias' catchy song went to No. 1 on the Latin streaming charts before jumping to the Billboard Hot 100. It's hardly the first crossover hit — but demographic shifts might be at play too.
In Sierra Leone, a burial team from the government carries the coffin of an ...
The scientists who study humans and their cultures could help health care professionals treat people who are reasonably, desperately afraid, they argue.