The strange underground economy of tree poaching

THE STRANGE UNDERGROUND ECONOMY OF TREE POACHING

A new book dives deep into the fascinating criminal world of tree theft and efforts to combat it. (Image credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty...

Here are the key primary election results from New York

HERE ARE THE KEY PRIMARY ELECTION RESULTS FROM NEW YORK

On Tuesday, New York holds key primary elections for governor and lieutenant governor. Congressional primaries there have been delayed...

 
 
 
Here are the key primary election results from Colorado

HERE ARE THE KEY PRIMARY ELECTION RESULTS FROM COLORADO

Voting concludes Tuesday in Colorado's primary elections for governor, U.S. Senate, secretary of state and House congressional district...

AN ELECTION DENIER IN COLORADO IS RUNNING FOR SECRETARY OF STATE

Tina Peters - a local Republican election clerk who has been indicted on 10 charges of election tampering and misconduct - is running...

 
 
 
There are key primaries in New York, Oklahoma, Colorado, Illinois and Utah today

THERE ARE KEY PRIMARIES IN NEW YORK, OKLAHOMA, COLORADO, ILLINOIS AND UTAH TODAY

New York governor's race and two incumbent vs. incumbent contests are among some key primaries on Tuesday.

Here are the key primary election results from Oklahoma

HERE ARE THE KEY PRIMARY ELECTION RESULTS FROM OKLAHOMA

Voting concludes Tuesday in the Oklahoma primary elections. Notable races are for governor, U.S. House and U.S. Senate - including...

 
 
 
Also hit by inflation? Your local taco truck

ALSO HIT BY INFLATION? YOUR LOCAL TACO TRUCK

Higher prices for gasoline, meat and vegetables and even cooking oil have put pressure on food trucks as they struggle to balance menu...

This is how life in post-Roe America is starting to shape up

THIS IS HOW LIFE IN POST-ROE AMERICA IS STARTING TO SHAPE UP

As the Supreme Court prepared to issue its decision overturning Roe , NPR spent weeks speaking to experts and activists about what...

 
 
 
Death toll rises from Russian strike on shopping mall in Ukraine

DEATH TOLL RISES FROM RUSSIAN STRIKE ON SHOPPING MALL IN UKRAINE

Russia has been escalating bombardments of Ukrainian cities this week -attacks Moscow says are aimed at military installations but...

Ghislaine Maxwell faces sentencing in the Epstein sex abuse case

GHISLAINE MAXWELL FACES SENTENCING IN THE EPSTEIN SEX ABUSE CASE

The sentencing is the culmination of a prosecution that detailed how Maxwell and financier Jeffrey Epstein flaunted their riches and...

 
 
 
Californians can vote to add abortion to the state's constitutional rights

CALIFORNIANS CAN VOTE TO ADD ABORTION TO THE STATE'S CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS

The amendment, which comes three days after the U.S. Supreme Court reversed the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade case, will go to midterm...

Some cities cancel Fourth of July fireworks because of shortages and fire concerns

SOME CITIES CANCEL FOURTH OF JULY FIREWORKS BECAUSE OF SHORTAGES AND FIRE CONCERNS

Some major fireworks displays are canceled again this year - some over wildfire concerns amid dry weather and others because of enduring...

 
 
 
Russia-Ukraine war: What happened today

RUSSIA-UKRAINE WAR: WHAT HAPPENED TODAY

A roundup of key developments and the latest in-depth coverage of Russia's invasion of Ukraine. (Image credit: Sergey Bobok/AFP via...

Idaho's fight against the far right, then and now

IDAHO'S FIGHT AGAINST THE FAR RIGHT, THEN AND NOW

The arrest of white nationalists in North Idaho gained national attention. But it has deeper significance for residents who say the...

 
 
 

AN AMTRAK TRAIN COLLIDES WITH A TRUCK AND DERAILS IN MISSOURI

Social media posts from the scene show several rail cars on their sides. The Missouri Highway Patrol said eight cars derailed.

FORMER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT OFFICIAL RICHARD DONOGHUE ON JAN. 6 PROBE

Richard Donoghue, who served as acting deputy attorney general in the Trump administration, talks with NPR's Ari Shapiro about former...

 
 
 

THE FUTURE OF THE ANTI-ABORTION-RIGHTS MOVEMENT

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks to Kristan Hawkins, president of Students for Life America, about the anti-abortion rights movement's goals...

Visual artist Sam Gilliam has died at 88

VISUAL ARTIST SAM GILLIAM HAS DIED AT 88

The Washington, D.C.-based painter became famous for his Drape works - vibrantly painted pieces of fabric that he hung by clips and...

 
 
 
Jan. 6 Committee schedules last minute hearing for Tuesday

JAN. 6 COMMITTEE SCHEDULES LAST MINUTE HEARING FOR TUESDAY

The Jan. 6 Committee investigating the attack on the Capitol will hold its sixth hearing tomorrow after previously announcing there...

Supreme Court backs a high school coach's right to pray on the 50-yard line

SUPREME COURT BACKS A HIGH SCHOOL COACH'S RIGHT TO PRAY ON THE 50-YARD LINE

The 6-to-3 decision is the latest example of the court's conservative supermajority requiring more accommodation for religion in public...

 
 
 



At least 800 more flights were canceled Monday after a chaotic travel weekend

At least 800 more flights were canceled Monday after a chaotic travel weekend

Though airlines received $54 billion in federal assistance during COVID's peak to avoid involuntary layoffs, they now have fewer employees than before the pandemic - especially... Read more ...

Is innovation dead? These real estate disruptors say no

Innovation. Innovation, innovation, innovation. Did you feel that? As the word “innovation” has migrated from Silicon Valley into marketing materials worldwide, it may have... Read more ...

Video of John Eastman's Phone Being Confiscated by FBI Viewed 500K Times

Eastman has said the FBI's seizure of his phone was unlawful and called for federal agents to erase any data they may have taken. Read more ...

Michael Stenger's Death Before Jan. 6 Hearing Sparks Conspiracy Theories

Online users falsely claim the former Senate sergeant-at-arms was shot dead before he was due to testify to January 6 panel. Read more ...

What Michael Stenger Said About Jan. 6 'Professional Agitators'

Stenger, who has suddenly died, previously spoke with Homeland security about the Capitol riot in February, 2021. Read more ...

The Source of Ukraine's Resilience

How decentralized government brought the country together. Read more ...

Illinois Election Day: Republicans to pick nominee to face Gov. Pritzker

Illinois Election Day: Republicans to pick nominee to face Gov. Pritzker

CHICAGO - Illinois Republicans on Tuesday will choose a nominee to take on Democratic Gov. JB Pritzker, a billionaire who has spent millions trying to get the rival he wants... Read more ...

Two adults burned in Bellevue house fire, investigators say

Two adults burned in Bellevue house fire, investigators say

Two people suffered minor burns in a Tuesday morning house fire in Bellevue, investigators said. Read more ...

This app fixes a big macOS Monterey mistake for Apple

This app fixes a big macOS Monterey mistake for Apple

What you need to know A new app puts the source input flags back into your Mac's menu bar. Apple's macOS 12.4 update removed the flags, leaving just two-character country codes... Read more ...

It's primary day: These are the races to watch in New York

It's primary day - the first of two state primaries this year - and enrolled Democrats and Republicans will head to the polls to pick winners in key intraparty battles for... Read more ...