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Thursday, February 20, 2020
See which 2020 presidential candidate has raised the most money, who has spent the most, where a candidate's funding comes from — and how the Democrats stack up against President Trump.
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Candidates need 1,991 delegates to become the Democratic Party's nominee and face President Trump in November. Here's where the candidates stand so far in the primaries.
Monday, February 03, 2020
Now that the House has impeached President Trump, the process shifts to the Senate, which will vote on whether to convict him. Here is your guide to the steps and the people that matter.
Wednesday, November 06, 2019
New survey data show an estimated 5 million teens use e-cigarettes and nearly 1 million use them daily. Here's more on their favorite brands and flavors.
Thursday, October 31, 2019
The House of Representatives voted on Oct. 31 to formalize its impeachment inquiry into President Trump. Here is what Democrats said on the record ahead of that vote.
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Social media networks banned hundreds of thousands of accounts last month. In NPR's assessment of the data, telling details begin to depict large disinformation campaigns.
Wednesday, September 04, 2019
Trees are one of the best ways to fight deadly urban heat, but U.S. cities lose millions every year. And many low-income areas are starting at a disadvantage.
Tuesday, September 03, 2019
Hotter neighborhoods tend to be poorer in dozens of major U.S. cities. That extra heat can have serious health effects for those living there.
Wednesday, July 10, 2019
For the first time, President Trump is spending more on staff than Barack Obama did during his final year as president.
Monday, February 11, 2019
Bipartisan negotiators are working on a border security funding deal — but both sides are still sorting out what kind of "wall" or "barrier" is in and whether President Trump will sign it.
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
The maker of controversial e-cigarettes spent $750,000 on lobbying during the last three months of 2018, a dramatic increase over $210,000 it spent in the second quarter of the year.
Saturday, January 19, 2019
Low pay combined with a high cost of living make it even more of a challenge for those who suddenly find themselves without a paycheck.
Thursday, January 10, 2019
The Trump administration says there is a national security crisis at the Southern border. But most people in the country illegally didn't sneak across the border; they overstayed their visas.
Friday, January 04, 2019
The 116th Congress has 127 female members — 102 of them in the House. That's far more than the previous record, but it also is far from gender parity.
Friday, December 28, 2018
Even as public distaste for gerrymandering led to a wave of successful ballot initiatives this fall, plenty of lawmakers are still trying to make sure they control how political boundaries are drawn.
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
New research shared exclusively with NPR suggests that Pyongyang is refining its weapons technology through open scientific research. China leads the way in scientific collaboration with North Korea.
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
These metro areas saw the most dramatic turnarounds in this election from red to blue — and were responsible for Democrats taking back the House.
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
After decades of booming growth, demand for turkeys began to flatline in 2008. While a number of factors are at play, it could also be that Americans are changing the way they celebrate Thanksgiving.
Friday, November 09, 2018
There are some things in America that you can find in both Montana and Manhattan.
Friday, October 26, 2018
Most recent data shows the law enforcement arm of U.S. Postal Service opened 19 cases related to suspicious items or substances. That's decline from four years earlier when they probed more than 200.