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In a 5-to-4 ruling, the Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage nationwide. NPR's Scott Simon speaks with Maryland Bishop Henry Jackson Jr., an opponent of the decision.
The U.S. beat China Friday night in the quarter-finals of the Women's World Cup. And the WNBA season is heating up. NPR's Scott Simon and NPR's sports correspondent Tom Goldman talk women's sports.
On a state visit to Germany, Queen Elizabeth II was given a modernist portrait. As NPR's Scott Simon notes, the queen was unimpressed.
Former band student Rosalee Talahongva in front of her old music building, w...
A century-long government assimilation program boarded children from their tribes. Now some former students are turning their old school into a Native American cultural center to play their own music.
NPR's Rachel Martin talks with the South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley about the Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage Friday.
President Obama applauded the Supreme Court's ruling that the Constitution gives same-sex couples the right to marry. But several Republican presidential candidates had a different reaction.