Jul 24, 2014 — Un-air-conditioned jails and prisons are often uncomfortable for both prisoners and for guards. But for inmates whose health conditions make them sensitive to the heat, they pose serious health risks.
Jul 24, 2014 — The plight of the nearly 30-year-old polar bear, who lost his enclosure mate two years ago, has attracted attention from well-wishers the world over who want him moved.
Jul 24, 2014 — The set of three stamps commemorates Bashar Assad's recent presidential election victory. But what seems like a mundane occurrence says a lot about power in the war-torn country.
Jul 24, 2014 — Climate change is a global problem. Some island nations face the prospect of disappearing beneath rising seas. Barbara J. King is surprised by how the people of the Marshall Islands see their plight.
Jul 24, 2014 — New federal data obtained by ProPublica shows nearly 1 million insurance transactions since mid-April - an unexpectedly high number.
Jul 24, 2014 — The former secretary of state told NPR's On Point that the Obama administration was able to reset the country's relationship with Russia.
Jul 24, 2014 — Tony Dungy said he would not have drafted Sam, not because he's gay, but because he "wouldn't want to deal with all of it."
Jul 24, 2014 — After acquiring the rights to all 552 episodes of "The Simpsons," FX plans to launch an innovative online streaming service.
Jul 24, 2014 — As Tell Me More enters its final weeks of production, producer Bridget Armstrong shares her favorite songs for the program's 'In Your Ear' series.
Jul 24, 2014 — In our weekly look at congressional races, we focus on Rep. Chris Gibson and challenger Sean Eldridge.