An Accident On The Moon, Young Lawyers To The Rescue Each year, law students argue hypothetical, futuristic case that takes place in space. This year, it's about who pays when two machines collide on the moon.
Same-Sex Spouses Turn To Adoption To Protect Parental Rights If a man and a woman are married and a child is born, the man is automatically a parent. But if a woman who gives birth is married to another woman, parental rights are not guaranteed for her spouse.
Major League Baseball Teams Look To Add Extra Netting After Yankee Stadium Accident After a foul ball hit a young girl at Yankee Stadium this week, some Major League Baseball teams will be adding extra netting along the baselines to protect fans.
It Got A Little Batty At A Salt Lake City High School When Winged Visitors Arrived A Salt Lake City high school had some uninvited visitors this week: hundreds of bats. But this wasn't the first time. They arrive every year because the school was built on a bat migratory path.
'Victoria & Abdul' Explores Colonialism And Islamophobia During Queen's Reign <em>Victoria & Abdul</em> is based on a true story about Queen Victoria and Abdul Karim. He started as a servant. She made him her teacher and trusted confidante, much to the dismay of her inner circle.
Local Connecticut Political Leaders Focus On Puerto Rico After Hurricane Maria As Puerto Ricans emerge from the devastation of Hurricane Maria, family members back in Connecticut are desperately trying to get in touch and press for federal infrastructure funding for the island.
Sen. Maggie Hassan Talks On The Future Of Health Care NPR's Ailsa Chang talks to Sen. Maggie Hassan, D-N.H., about what's next in the health care debate after Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., said he will not support the Graham-Cassidy proposal.
In Houston, Debris From Hurricane Harvey Could Take Months To Haul Away More than 126,000 homes in the Houston area were damaged after Hurricane Harvey. Debris from the storm is estimated to fill space equivalent to 25 college football stadiums and take months to haul away.
Scans Show Former NFL Player Aaron Hernandez Had A Severe Case Of CTE NPR's Kelly McEvers talks with NPR Science Correspondent Jon Hamilton about the Hernandez family's announcement and the connections between CTE, the degenerative brain disease, and violent behavior.
Trump Administration Expected To Issue New Travel Restrictions The Trump administration is considering new travel restrictions as its controversial travel ban on six Muslim-majority countries expires.
'Battle Of The Sexes' Poised To Be A Crowd-Pleaser All Over Again <em>Battle of the Sexes</em> tells the story of the 1973 tennis match between Bobby Riggs and Billie Jean King. The event drew an enormous audience and NPR's Bob Mondello says the movie could too.