December 6, 2013 | NPR · Radiant Orchid is the new "in" color for 2014, according to the institute, which gave us Emerald this year.
December 6, 2013 | NPR · Cookie-baking season is not complete without an offering from sisters Sheila and Marilynn Brass. The two Massachusetts recipe collectors recall the special holiday shortbread cookies they'd have as children when their Jewish family would go to the house of their Catholic friends, the Sullivans.
December 6, 2013 | NPR · Amid growing fears of a potential genocide, the U.N. has approved military intervention in the former French colony. Muslim fighters staged a coup in March in the majority Christian nation. The fighting has displaced an estimated 400,000 people.