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Audie Cornish talks to professor Arwan Kraidy, who studies TV and social media in the Arab world, about the slapstick sketches and music videos that poke fun at ISIS in sometimes bizarre ways.
Ramatu Usman, shown here with one of her sons, is a 37-year-old mother of 8....
The Islamist extremists have seized a string of towns in the northeast, displacing hundreds of thousands and creating a humanitarian crisis. Monday's attack on a boys' school killed up to 50 students.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella speaks at the Future Decoded conference in Londo...
Microsoft is going social. With more than a billion people using Office, the company hopes to gather data and create social tools to help users be more productive in their workplaces and lives.
Richard Ford won the Pulitzer Prize in 1996 for his novel Independence Day. ...
In Richard Ford's brilliant collection of four short stories, protagonist Frank Bascombe returns to be "frank" about touchy topics. His awareness, particularly of mortality, is profound and hilarious.
Will Holshouser has played all kinds of music on the accordion, including Cajun, avant garde jazz and indie rock. He joins Fresh Air's Terry Gross in her studio to play features from his new album.
The fast-food chain has opened 12 restaurants in India. It was tricky, since hundreds of millions of Indian Hindus do not believe in eating beef.