Elk Raise Tensions Between Tribes And Farmers In Washington's Skagit Valley

ELK RAISE TENSIONS BETWEEN TRIBES AND FARMERS IN WASHINGTON'S SKAGIT VALLEY

In Washington state's Skagit Valley, a conflict is unfolding between Native Americans and farmers. Elk are making a comeback there....

REP. ZOE LOFGREN ON IMPEACHMENT

NPR's Scott Simon asks Rep. Zoe Lofgren, D-Calif., about her involvement in the three most recent presidential impeachment processes.

 
 
 

WEEK IN POLITICS

We'll catch you up on the start of President Trump's impeachment trial in the Senate.

FACING HARASSMENT AS A FEMALE MAYOR

NPR's Scott Simon asks San Luis Obispo, Calif., Mayor Heidi Harmon about the kinds of abuse she experiences as a female mayor.

 
 
 

LONG SHOT CANDIDATES BET ON NEW HAMPSHIRE

As the Iowa Caucus and New Hampshire primary get close, what keeps low-polling candidates in the race? A sense that a state like New...

Meals On Wheels Serves Up Breakfast, Lunch And Community At Local Diner

MEALS ON WHEELS SERVES UP BREAKFAST, LUNCH AND COMMUNITY AT LOCAL DINER

Meals on Wheels usually means home delivery or lunch at a senior center. But at a new project in Vancouver, Wash., it's a retro-hip...

 
 
 
Does The China Trade Deal Move The World Away From Free Trade?

DOES THE CHINA TRADE DEAL MOVE THE WORLD AWAY FROM FREE TRADE?

While the new deal with China lowers some trade barriers, it leaves many tariffs in place. And it dictates that China buy more from...

Menopause Starts Younger Than You Think: Here's What You Need To Know

MENOPAUSE STARTS YOUNGER THAN YOU THINK: HERE'S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

Would you recognize the signs that your body is going through the big hormonal changes that lead to menopause? Here's what to look...

 
 
 
Lawyer Alan Dershowitz Draws Line On His Role In Trump Impeachment Defense

LAWYER ALAN DERSHOWITZ DRAWS LINE ON HIS ROLE IN TRUMP IMPEACHMENT DEFENSE

The Harvard law professor told NPR he will present constitutional arguments during the Senate trial - but will not be involved in other...

HOUSE INTELLIGENCE COMMITTEE RELEASES NEW LEV PARNAS DOCUMENTS

A new round of documents provided to the impeachment record includes messages between an aide of GOP Rep. Devin Nunes and Parnas, a...

 
 
 
Lawyer Alan Dershowitz Draws Line On His Role In Trump Impeachment Defense

LAWYER ALAN DERSHOWITZ DRAWS LINE ON HIS ROLE IN TRUMP IMPEACHMENT DEFENSE

The Harvard law professor told NPR he will present constitutional arguments during the Senate trial - but will not be involved in other...

Supreme Court To Hear 'Faithless Electors' Case

SUPREME COURT TO HEAR 'FAITHLESS ELECTORS' CASE

At issues are state attempts to penalize electoral college delegates who fail to vote for the presidential candidate they were pledged...

 
 
 
Amtrak Asks Two People In Wheelchairs To Pay $25,000 For A Ride

AMTRAK ASKS TWO PEOPLE IN WHEELCHAIRS TO PAY $25,000 FOR A RIDE

It costs 16 dollars to take the Amtrak from Chicago to Bloomington, Ill. But two people in wheelchairs were told they'd have to pay...

Amtrak Asks Two People In Wheelchairs To Pay $25,000 For A Ride

AMTRAK ASKS TWO PEOPLE IN WHEELCHAIRS TO PAY $25,000 FOR A RIDE

It costs 16 dollars to take the Amtrak from Chicago to Bloomington, Ill. But two people in wheelchairs were told they'd have to pay...

 
 
 

THE AUTHORS OF 'A VERY STABLE GENIUS' ON THEIR BOOK ABOUT THE TRUMP WHITE HOUSE

The new book A Very Stable Genius , by Washington Post reporters Carol Leonnig and Philip Rucker, goes behind the scenes at Trump's...

THE NEWS ROUNDUP - INTERNATIONAL

A new cabinet in Russia, Iran takes responsibility for shooting down a plane and Parnas goes public. (Image credit: ATTA KENARE/AFP...

 
 
 
Supreme Court Takes Up Birth-Control Conscience Case

SUPREME COURT TAKES UP BIRTH-CONTROL CONSCIENCE CASE

The high court will consider a case involving a challenge to a Trump administration rule that allows employers to opt out of providing...

Indiana's Oldest State Worker Is Retiring At 102: 'I've Been A Pretty Lucky Guy'

INDIANA'S OLDEST STATE WORKER IS RETIRING AT 102: 'I'VE BEEN A PRETTY LUCKY GUY'

Bob Vollmer, a land surveyor for nearly six decades, tells NPR he's got new projects in mind - like building a pool. And he's got some...

 
 
 

AT $11 BILLION AND COUNTING, TRUMP'S BORDER WALL WOULD BE THE WORLD'S MOST EXPENSIVE

President Trump's border wall comes at a staggering cost: $11 billion, or nearly $20 million per mile. It's already the most expensive...

THE AUTHORS OF 'A VERY STABLE GENIUS' ON THEIR ACCOUNT OF THE TRUMP WHITE HOUSE

The new book A Very Stable Genius by Carol Leonnig and Philip Rucker of the Washington Post goes behind the scenes at Trump's White...

 
 
 



Teacher suing Delta for jet fuel dump says she worries about the health of...

Teacher suing Delta for jet fuel dump says she worries about the health of her students

After a jet dropped fuel over a school playground, resulting in 60 people being treated, four teachers are suing the airline, alleging negligence. Read more ...

The search is on for rare species survivors amid Australia flames

The search is on for rare species survivors amid Australia flames

Much of Australia is still ablaze in an unprecedented wildfire season that has already charred an area the size of Kentucky. Read more ...

Supreme Court to decide if Electoral College voters are required to support...

Supreme Court to decide if Electoral College voters are required to support states' winner

The Supreme Court is taking up a case that could decide the fate of future presidential elections. Read more ...

UFC 246 payday figures reveal HUGE GAP between Conor McGregor and rival...

UFC 246 payday figures reveal HUGE GAP between Conor McGregor and rival Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone

Conor McGregor has boasted that he will make as much as $80 million from his UFC 246 main event with Donald Cerrone on Saturday night, though much of that will come in the form... Read more ...

Turkish contractors injured in car bomb attack in town near Somali capital...

Turkish contractors injured in car bomb attack in town near Somali capital - reports

A car bomb attack targeting a group of Turkish contractors has left nearly a dozen people injured in the town of Afgoye, 30 kilometers outside the Somali capital Mogadishu. "A... Read more ...

Warren Buffett's 'most gruesome mistake' was buying Dexter Shoe. Here's the...

Warren Buffett's 'most gruesome mistake' was buying Dexter Shoe. Here's the story of his $9 billion error

Warren Buffett's "most gruesome mistake" was buying Dexter Shoe in 1993, a Maine shoemaker that soon collapsed under pressure from cheap foreign imports. The famed investor... Read more ...

'We shouldn't speak about players from other clubs': Jose Mourinho stokes...

'We shouldn't speak about players from other clubs': Jose Mourinho stokes Antonio Conte feud as Inter pursue Spurs star Eriksen

Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho has reignited an old feud with Italian manager Antonio Conte as he accuses the Inter Milan coach of publicly pursuing a transfer for his wantaway... Read more ...

Giants hire Garrett as OC, Graham as DC

Giants hire Garrett as OC, Graham as DC

NEW YORK - Jason Garrett is headed to the other side of the Giants-Cowboys rivalry. Read more ...

Simpson's actor Hank Azaria quits Apu role amid continued ‘racism'...

Simpson's actor Hank Azaria quits Apu role amid continued ‘racism' controversy over hit show's Indian character

One of the actors on the hit show The Simpsons, Hank Azaria, has said he will no longer be voicing the character of Apu, following years of tedious controversy and accusations... Read more ...

Doncic, Hardaway lead Mavericks over Trail Blazers, 120-112

Doncic, Hardaway lead Mavericks over Trail Blazers, 120-112

DALLAS - Luka Doncic scored 35 points, Tim Hardaway Jr. added 29 and the Dallas Mavericks beat Portland 120-112 on Friday night to avoid getting swept at home by the Trail Blazers. Read more ...