Legally, a single fish species can go by many names from sea to plate, and different fish can go by the same name. An environmental group says that hampers efforts to combat illegal fishing and fraud.
Mary Kubica's new thriller follows a woman who takes in a runaway and her baby daughter. Reviewer Bethanne Patrick says it's a perfect setup — but the twists you expect aren't the ones that arrive.
The network said it was "outraged" that the court had been adjourned. The three journalists had been jailed for allegedly aiding the Muslim Brotherhood.
Scientists who study bird behavior have made fake eggs to put in nests to see how birds react. This handicraft is going high-tech. (This piece first aired on May 26, 2015, on All Things Considered.)
Mullah Mohammad Omar, reclusive leader of the Taliban, is dead, according to Afghan officials. Renee Montagne talks to Graeme Smith, senior analyst at the International Crisis Group, about Omar's rise to power, the details surrounding his death and what this means for Afghanistan's peace talks with the Taliban.
GOP presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee was criticized for evoking the Holocaust in comments on Iran's nuclear deal. It's the latest chapter in relations between Jewish and evangelical communities.
GOP presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee, who enjoys support from many evangelical Christians, has been roundly criticized for evoking the Holocaust in comments about the Iran nuclear deal. It's the latest chapter in the story of the long and complicated political relationship between the Jewish and evangelical communities.
Police reinforcements are being sent to the French port city of Calais to try to deal with thousand of migrants trying to get to Britain. There are reports that another migrant has died while trying to get to England via the Channel Tunnel.
Wednesday's arrest of a University of Cincinnati police officer for murder illustrates the dramatic new reality for American cops: in the face of public pressure and video evidence, they can no longer count on getting the benefit of the doubt.
A grand jury has handed up an indictment on murder charges against a University of Cincinnati police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black man during a traffic stop.
The parents of convicted shooter James Holmes took the stand in the sentencing phase of the trial. They told the Colorado jury that their son is mentally ill and should not receive the death penalty.
The Schmitts uncovered 52 gold coins worth more than $1 million, believed to have been lost 300 years ago when a fleet of Spanish ships sank during a hurricane along Florida's coast.
The virtual reality company Oculus is close to releasing a headset for games, movies and other entertainment. The company premiered an animated short called Henry that will come with the headsets.
The law creating a national health insurance program for older Americans was signed in 1965 after a long political battle. Renee Montagne talks to Edith Mitchell of the National Medical Association.
A provocative New York magazine cover featuring a photo of 35 women who accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault is the latest in a growing movement of survivors publicly sharing their stories.
Worried about West Bank Palestinian influence on Arab citizens of Israel, the Israeli government has shut down an Arab TV station that bridges the two groups.
The British soul singer, whose new album Water for Your Soul is out July 31, is known for her big voice. But since she began performing at age 14, she's also learned a thing or two about perseverance.
The stethoscope seems so simple — a 19th century tool for listening more closely to the human heart or lungs. It also sparked a culture of listening that is transforming the way scientists learn.
A juvenile hall in San Leandro, Calif., is a so-called model facility, but it faces major challenges. A staffing shortage means, says a supervisor, "kids don't always get the services they should."
The Obama administration is expected to announce a new program Friday that would once again allow some prisoners access to federal Pell grants.