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The moment when Selma Blair's service dog seemingly made Biden one of his people

Monday, October 02, 2023

It was a subtle gesture: As actress Selma Blair delivered remarks to an audience at the White House, Scout, her service dog, laid down next to her and then gently flopped over on Biden's shoe.


How to watch and listen to President Biden's State of the Union speech

Tuesday, February 07, 2023

President Biden is delivering his State of the Union address on Tuesday night at 9 p.m. ET. The speech is expected to highlight the strength of the economy and past legislative wins.


Biden's lawyer says additional classified documents found, GOP calls for new probes

Thursday, January 12, 2023

President Biden's lawyers have found more classified documents, this time at his Wilmington, Del., home. According to his lawyer Richard Sauber, "all but one" were found in storage in Biden's garage.


What to expect from the second Jan. 6 committee hearing

Monday, June 13, 2022

Two panels of witnesses will testify Monday, although the headliner witness, former Trump campaign manager Bill Stepien, will no longer appear "due to a family emergency."


The Jan. 6 committee is holding hearings on its investigation of the Capitol riot

Thursday, June 09, 2022

The House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection is holding about a half a dozen public hearings this month on what it has learned so far. The first is on June 9 at 8 p.m.


For the 1st time, 2 women are seated behind the president during a State of the Union

Tuesday, March 01, 2022

Vice President Kamala Harris and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi sat behind Biden during his joint address to Congress last year, but that speech was not an official State of the Union address.


Watch: President Biden delivers his State of the Union on Tuesday night

Tuesday, March 01, 2022

Biden is delivering his first State of the Union address on Tuesday amid a high-stress period for the nation: a growing fatigue over the pandemic and Russia's continued invasion of Ukraine.


The U.S. sanctions Russian President Vladimir Putin

Friday, February 25, 2022

The United States sanctioned Russian President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, according to White House press secretary Jen Psaki.


Here's an America's Test Kitchen recipe for keeping Thanksgiving (cranberry) saucy

Thursday, November 25, 2021

For Thanksgiving, consider an orange cranberry sauce. It's a tangy, bright dish that will cut the richness of some of the staples like mashed potatoes and gravy.


The Mayor Of Surfside, Fla., Says The Building Collapse Reminds Him Of 9/11

Friday, June 25, 2021

Mayor Charles Burkett tells NPR that video of the collapse shows that "it was obvious that these buildings just sort of came straight down on top of each other."


His Mom Was Sick In India During The Second Wave. He Wrote A Poem About It — And Hope

Friday, June 11, 2021

Manas Ray, a biochemist in Cambridge, Mass., wrote "Praying From A Distance" about the toll COVID-19 has taken on his family in India. He submitted it as part of an NPR poetry callout last month.


The 2021 Hurricane Season Won't Use Greek Letters For Storms

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Forecasters used nine Greek letters to name the final storms of last year's Atlantic hurricane season. This year, the National Hurricane Center has a new plan.


For Pasta Lovers Bored By Spaghetti, There's A New Short, Wavy, Sauce-Holding Shape

Monday, March 22, 2021

Dan Pashman, host of the podcast The Sporkful, had a quest: develop and market a brand-new shape of pasta. The result is cascatelli, a short, flat, ruffled pasta three years in the making.


Teachers Union Head: Examples Of Success And Trust Key To Reopening Schools

Friday, February 05, 2021

Getting some teachers comfortable with opening schools will hinge in part on elected officials showing they have educators' "best interest in mind," says union leader Randi Weingarten.


At Houston Hospital, Head Of COVID-19 Unit Sees Some Staff Wary Of A Vaccine

Wednesday, December 16, 2020

Dr. Joseph Varon of Houston's United Memorial Medical Center senses distrust for a vaccine among some hospital staff. "They all think it's meant to harm specific sectors of the population," he says.


A Nurse's Plea: 'I Wish That I Could Get People To See COVID Through My Eyes'

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Nurses are taking to social media, describing grim hospital scenes and imploring Americans to stay safe as hospitals reach capacity limits. "We're seeing the worst of the worst," says one nurse.


Arkansas AG On Google Antitrust Suit: 'I Don't Want What Google Says Is Best'

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge describes the reasoning behind the antitrust lawsuit against Google filed by the Justice Department and 11 state attorneys general.


Say Her Name: How The Fight For Racial Justice Can Be More Inclusive Of Black Women

Tuesday, July 07, 2020

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Kimberlé Crenshaw, co-founder of the Say Her Name campaign, about how the Black Lives Matter movement can be more inclusive of Black women.


West Point Graduates' Letter Calls For Academy To Address Racism

Monday, July 06, 2020

Retired Capt. Mary Tobin, a West Point graduate, is mentor to some recent alumni who wrote an open letter to academy leaders. They're part of a long legacy of Black cadets addressing systemic racism.


'Each Day It's More And More': Houston Hospital Makes Room For COVID-19 Surge Cases

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Roberta Schwartz, chief innovation officer at Houston Methodist Hospital, describes how the hospital is dealing with the current influx of COVID-19 cases.