The world’s fastest-growing aviation market wants to stop buying foreign-made planes. Or at least not as many.
Much of the content was lost in translation — quite literally.
Australia has universal health care, while the US currently has a patchwork system of government-provided, employer-provided and individually purchased plans.
Guys? The premium-priced footwear dropped Thursday afternoon, unveiled by his father LaVar Ball’s punningly named Big Baller Brand just about a month and a half before the NBA Draft, where the younger Ball is widely hyped to be one of the top selections. Or, if you’d prefer, you can select the $995 pair and get […]
For an easy, sure-to-please savory bar snack to munch on while you sip, check out Chef Danielson’s recipe for crispy black eyed peas below. Once all the peas are cooked, add them to the mixing bowl and toss with the dry spice mix until coated. It’s as much a social event as it is a […]
They set up shop in hotel rooms across the city. Subscribe to our show on Apple Podcasts or PocketCast. And economists hate wasting both of those things. Copyright 2017 NPR. About 1,800 economics graduate students converged on the chilly Chicago streets in early January. And that’s just the start. They were trying to find a […]
Journalist Ariel Levy recounts how quickly everything—your career, marriage, family plans—can come unraveled.
It means “a couldn’t-care-less attitude,” and it’s a personal mantra for comedian Norm MacDonald.
Are we ever good enough, or are we doomed to self-optimization for our entire lives?
Part of the problem, she told to WNYC’s Jami Floyd, is that there “are not enough good schools to go around.” “The idea was to create a more level playing field,” said Kristen Lewis, coauthor of a year-long study on the NYC school choice program. Despite a city program aimed at giving students […]
The House votes to repeal and replace Obamacare.
The congressman voted against the first version, but on Thursday he sided with fellow Republicans and voted to pass the bill. And the national Democratic Party has put Frelinghuysen’s district on their target list of vulnerable seats worth fight over in 2018. Rep. At the time, Frelinghuysen assured the group he wouldn’t vote for […]
“I loved the record. “We’re now taking ‘Mask Off’ all the way, globally, we’re going for it.” Directed by Colin Tilley (Kendrick Lamar’s “Alright”), “Mask Off” the movie goes big indeed. Oh, and Amber Rose in fishnets riding shotgun. The last time we saw Future rapping on a rooftop, it was atop the famed Atlanta […]
Republicans have strongly opposed calls by Sanders and others to create a similar “universal” health care system in the U.S. He had not been back to the city since leaving for his Jan. Associated Press writer Kristen Gelineau in Sydney, Australia, contributed to this report. In an earlier tweet Friday, Trump said his “Big win […]
The State Department is also working to develop biometric tracking technology for the government of Mexico. U.S. citizens. But some states are considering creating their own guidelines — paving the way for a tense showdown outside of Washington. Customs and Border Protection’s website says “As part of the testing, travelers will present their boarding pass […]
He was struck by the irony that the U.S. The law limited Chinese immigration and barred Chinese immigrants from becoming naturalized U.S. “We’re in a unique period where… “There were no protests in support of Chinese immigrants [during the exclusion era in the U.S.],” Lee said. “On the other hand, the survey also shows that […]
Chris Christie to lead a new national opioid commission. The floating of draft proposals, especially for potentially controversial ideas, has been a repeated tactic in the first months of the Trump Administration. In March, President Donald Trump chose New Jersey Gov. READ MORE: In the war on heroin, Baltimore drug programs face an uncertain future […]
Opponents also cited Green’s support for Tennessee state legislation viewed as discriminatory against LGBT people. “At a time when our military and our nation face growing threats from foreign enemies, our armed forces cannot afford to turn away any capable and qualified service member,” said Illinois Sen. Tammy Duckworth. Trump’s first choice, Florida billionaire Vincent […]
There’s certainly a lot more cars, which is surprising given the concern about fuel shortages. I did some shopping today … And we don’t really have a lot of details and so we’ll certainly be waiting and watching to see what he is being accused of. It’s like only going to Manhattan, rather than seeing […]
To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/. “We don’t need the First Amendment for ideas that everybody agrees with. In other cases — as with conservative commentator Ann Coulter at the University of California, Berkeley, last week — the event is called off. Now, a handful of states, including Illinois, Tennessee, Colorado and Arizona have passed or […]