No retirement in sight for Jerry Bruckheimer
All Songs Considered hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton are joined by NPR Music staff for a look forward at a handful of previously unknown bands that we can't wait to see at SXSW this week.
A theater designer goes online to sell treasures
OSCE extends term, scope of Ukraine observers
Obama hams it up for health care on Funny or Die
Review: 'The Accident' is suspenseful & gripping
Checks find flaws in Bangladesh garment factories
Also: George Saunders' story collection Tenth of December has won yet another major literary award; a poem from Kevin Prufer; audiobook narrator Simon Vance speaks to Slate.
UN: 2.8M Syrian children out of school in region
More choices, more rides bring transit renaissance
Value of European listings hits 10-year average
Bieber could get new trial date in Florida case
Refurbished Pollock masterpiece goes on display
The search continues for the plane and the 239 people on board. Authorities are looking on land and in the seas around Malaysia. They do not think two men traveling with stolen papers were terrorists.
The sushi is so small customers might need tweezers rather than chopsticks to eat it. That's because the sushi is made with a single grain of rice. It started out as a joke but customers loved it.
Albert has been to dozens of cities across Europe. Trouble is, he can't remember how he got to any of them. Maud Casey's novel, The Man Who Walked Away, infuses his spotty story with charm and music.
After losing the bet, he had to change his name to one just shy of the 100-character limit for new names in New Zealand. The incident came to light recently because his passport expired.
State officials on Monday told a state House Panel that if the legislation passes, it could jeapordize federal funding for a planned light rail project