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M.F.K. Fisher Conjured Good Times That Couldn't Last

6 hours 56 min ago

In this posthumous novel beloved food writer, M.F.K. Fisher, rouses the "perfect nothingness, lightness and frivolity of the days before tragedy" as well as the "squirming aftermath."

Genya Ravan, 'Rock And Roll Refugee,' Has Stories To Fill Two Lifetimes

7 hours 55 min ago

Ravan came to the U.S. as a refugee of postwar Europe, learned English listening to the radio and, before long, heard herself on it. Her life in pop and rock is the subject of a new off-Broadway show.

Presidential Candidates Pledge To Undo Citizens United. But Can They?

7 hours 56 min ago

It was a point of agreement between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders at their last debate. It's also supported by some Republican contenders. But that doesn't mean it'll happen easily.

Oh! Darling: Sir Paul's Audible Emoji For Your Valentine

8 hours 30 min ago

The former Beatle composed 10 five-second jingles to accompany Skype's love-themed emojis. They feature the sounds of his voice, a Moog synthesizer, guitar, harpsichord and other instruments.

5 Opinions From Justice Antonin Scalia That Are Worth A Read

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 10:57pm

One thing that is undeniable about Justice Antonin Scalia is that his opinions were always a good read. He was a reliable conservative but every once in a while he broke rank.

What Scalia's Death Spells For The Supreme Court's Docket

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 9:37pm

NPR's Michel Martin speaks with Tom Goldstein, editor of SCOTUSblog, about how the death of Justice Antonin Scalia affects current cases under the Supreme's Courts review.

The Senate Battle That Looms For Scalia's Replacement

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 9:35pm

NPR's Domenico Montanaro discusses the upcoming battle on Capitol Hill on replace the late Justice Antonin Scalia on the Supreme Court.

4 Questions With NPR's Nina Totenberg About Justice Antonin Scalia

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 9:13pm

NPR's legal affairs correspondent talks about about Scalia's life, legacy and what's next.

On The Clock: Trump Gets The Most Talking Time In Tonight's Debate

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 8:54pm

With the South Carolina primary just a week away, the six remaining Republican presidential candidates took the debate stage. Who got the most talking time? NPR had its stopwatch at the ready.

Obama Remembers Scalia As 'Consequential,' Vows To Appoint Replacement

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 8:05pm

President Obama struck a somber tone, remembering the late-Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia as a "towering legal mind" who influenced a generation, but made it clear, he intends to replace him.

Tributes Flow For Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 8:03pm

From descriptions calling him a "towering figure," to plaudits saying he was a staunch defender of the Constitution, conservatives and liberals alike remembered Scalia.

Scalia's Death Refocuses Tonight's GOP Presidential Debate, Campaign

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 7:38pm

The sudden death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia spurs debate over whether President Obama should fill the vacancy and what type of justice each candidate would nominate if elected.

Get Ready For A Fight To Replace Scalia

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 7:33pm

Congressional Republicans are pledging to confirm no one President Obama appoints to the Supreme Court.

Over 1,000 Clinton Documents Released, Including 84 New Classified Emails

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 7:11pm

The latest batch of the emails from Clinton's controversial private server include 81 which had been redacted and upgraded to confidential classified status and three upgraded to secret status.

Replacing Antonin Scalia Will Be No Simple Task

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 6:32pm

The Supreme Court justice's death will have enormous repercussions for the U.S. legal system. With the high court short-handed, here's the political turmoil to expect from the attempts to replace him.

Antonin Scalia's Legacy

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 5:45pm

NPR's Nina Totenberg speaks to the lasting legacy of Justice Antonin Scalia

'Star Wars' Editors Defy Hollywood Conventions

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 5:33pm

In a film industry often dominated by men, there's at least one exception: Many editors are women. Maryann Brandon and Mary Jo Markey speak about their work on the new Star Wars.

Staunch Conservative Justice Antonin Scalia Dies At Age 79

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 5:17pm

Senior Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonin Scalia was confirmed dead Saturday afternoon at a West Texas ranch. NPR's Michel Martin speaks with Stephen Henderson of the Detroit Free-Press.

Republican Debate Preview

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 4:54pm

NPR's political correspondent Mara Liasson gives a preview of tonight's high-stakes Republican debate in South Carolina.

Remembering NABJ Co-Founder Acel Moore

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 4:52pm

NPR's Michel Martin remembers journalist Acel Moore, a Pulitzer Prize winner who helped found the National Association of Black Journalists.




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