NPR News

For more stories on New York State, check out The Innovation Trail.
Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu and Republican Rep. Bill Cassidy, candidates in the state's runoff election for Senate, are each pushing a bill to allow construction of the Keystone pipeline.
Election Day has come and gone, but in some midterm races there's still no winner just yet.
#ColorFacts: A Weird Little Lesson In Rainbow Order...
The United States split into red states and blue as we know them just a few presidential elections ago. Some dislike the broad brush.
T-Pain....
After initial success, the 30-year-old singer and songwriter, known for his Auto-Tuned hits, became a target for derision. It took time but now he's made it clear: "I'm not fake."
Palestinian members of Hamas' armed wing takes part in a rally Thursday in R...
So far, it's just scattered unrest. But with peace talks in the deep freeze and the recent scuffling over Jerusalem's most sensitive holy site, there's talk about the prospects of another intifada.
True cheddar cheese can take months — even years — to age. So Claudia Lu...
Once Claudia Lucero had mastered rapid cheese-making, she knew it was time to tackle cheddar. But cheddar takes months, even years, to age, so Lucero devised a pseudo version: the Smokey Cheater.