Nathan Rott

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National Park Service Celebrates 100th Anniversary

Monday, April 25, 2016

The National Park Service is celebrating the 100th anniversary of its creation this year. NPR spends time on the job with workers in the country's busiest national park, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, to explore the vast variety of work the park service does and the challenges it's facing.


After Sanders Wins Wyoming Caucuses, All Eyes On New York

Saturday, April 09, 2016

Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton are looking beyond Saturday's results in the Wyoming Democratic caucuses to a bigger prize: the April 19 primary in New York.


Albuquerque Residents Feel Little Has Changed Since Police Reform Began

Thursday, April 07, 2016

The Albuquerque Police Department is one of nine major U.S. police departments that's working through a court monitored reform process for the use of excessive force. Some feel though that nothing has changed.


#NPRreads: 3 Stories To Spring Into This Weekend

Saturday, April 02, 2016

#NPRreads is a weekly feature on Twitter and The Two-Way. Correspondents, editors and producers share the pieces that have kept them reading. Each weekend, we highlight some of the best stories.


U.S. Women's Soccer Team Members File Wage Discrimination Complaint

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Five members of the U.S. women's national soccer team have filed a federal complaint against the U.S. Soccer Federation, alleging wage discrimination.


Some Voters Faced Long Lines To Cast Their Ballots On Tuesday

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Voter turnout was big in Idaho, Utah and Arizona, and that meant long lines at polling places. In Idaho, the line into one caucus site was reportedly longer than a mile.


Arizona Primary: Native Americans Could Be Key For Democrats

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Bernie Sanders is the first candidate in 17 years to campaign on the nation's largest reservation, while Clinton has a long history working on tribal issues.


Trump Comes To Arizona, Greeted By Both Supporters And Protesters

Saturday, March 19, 2016

The GOP presidential front-runner scheduled rallies in Phoenix and Tucson on Saturday ahead of Tuesday's primary in Arizona.


Politicians And Hollywood Stars Gather For Nancy Reagan Funeral

Friday, March 11, 2016

Former First Lady Nancy Reagan was buried Friday next to her husband at the Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, Calif.


Don't Care About National Parks? The Park Service Needs You To

Wednesday, March 09, 2016

The National Park Service has a longstanding diversity problem in its workforce and visitors. As the Park Service celebrates 100 years and looks to its next 100, it wants to change that.


National Parks Have A Long To-Do List But Can't Cover The Repair Costs

Tuesday, March 08, 2016

Parks are expensive for obvious reasons: Visitor centers need displays, and roads need repairs. But there's also upkeep of the Grand Canyon's sewage operations and of Independence Hall's sprinklers.


Scalia's Death Changes Corporate Responses To Lawsuits

Saturday, February 27, 2016

Dow Chemical has settled a class-action lawsuit. The company said Justice Scalia's death means it's no longer likely to win in court. Other corporations may make the same calculation.


Polygamous Church Leaders Indicted Over Allegations Of Food Stamp Fraud

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Several leaders and members of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges of conspiracy to commit fraud and money laundering.

Federal prosecutors indicted 11 members of the polygamous sect in Utah and South Dakota, on Tuesday, accusing them of running a scheme ...


Republican Candidates Look To Appeal To Nevada's Changing Conservatives

Monday, February 22, 2016

The five remaining Republican candidates are aiming to gain an edge with Nevada voters before Tuesday's caucuses. But the issues important to conservatives vary.


Massive Gas Leak In Los Angeles Temporarily Plugged After Nearly 4 Months

Friday, February 12, 2016

Crews are working to permanently plug the methane gas leak that has forced hundreds from their homes in the Porter Ranch area of Los Angeles. Southern California Gas Company says the ...


Remembering 'Miracle Boy' BMX Rider Dave Mirra

Saturday, February 06, 2016

BMX rider Dave Mirra, one of the most decorated athletes in X Games history, has died at the age of 41.


Finicum's Death Changes Tone Of Occupied Wildlife Refuge In Oregon

Thursday, January 28, 2016

One person was killed as authorities arrested militants who had been occupying the federal refuge. Family identified the man as Robert "LaVoy" Finicum, an Arizona rancher and father of 11 children.


Small Town Set To Swear In Idaho's First All-Latino City Council

Thursday, December 24, 2015

The tiny town of Wilder, Idaho, is about to make history by swearing in the state's first all Latino city council. Latino advocates are hoping to set an example for other majority Latino communities.


Los Angeles Schools Close After Receiving Terror Threat

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

The Los Angeles Unified School District, the nation's second largest, closed down Tuesday after receiving a "credible terrorist threat." A similar threat was received in New York City, but schools remained open.


As San Bernardino Recovers, FBI Delves Into Digital Footprints Of Shooters

Saturday, December 05, 2015

The FBI is now investigating the mass shooting in San Bernardino, Calif., that killed 14 people as an act of terrorism. At the site of the attack, workers were allowed to retrieve their cars Saturday.