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'Most Interesting Man In The World' Violates Carpool Lane
A driver near Tacoma, Wash., used a cardboard cutout of the Dos Equis pitchman to use the HOV lane. KOMO-TV reports when a state trooper caught the scam, the driver protested, "He's my best friend."
The Get-Well Gift That Keeps On Giving
A New York man sent his ailing son in Pennsylvania a get-well card and a scratch-off lottery ticket. There's a good chance he's feeling better. The ticket was a winner — a $7 million winner.
California Attorney General Moves To Stop Anti-Gay Ballot Proposal
NPR's Robert Siegel talks to Vikram Amar, a law professor at the University of California, Davis, about the attorney general's move to halt a proposed initiative.
App Helps Syrian Refugees Adapt To Life Away From Home
A Syrian refugee has developed a phone app and website to help refugees get information on services and seek other help in their long journeys in limbo.
Supreme Court Rules On Two Closely-Watched Discrimination Cases
A divided Supreme Court Wednesday ruled in cases concerning alleged discrimination. One involves racial redistricting in Alabama, and the other concerns the rights of a UPS driver who became pregnant.
Yemen's President Flees As Rebels Move South, Reports Say
Yemen's president fled the country Wednesday after Houthi rebels advanced on the port city of Aden and captured the city's airport.
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