All Things Considered

All Things Considered

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National Public Radio's weekday afternoon newsmagazine with NPR's Ailsa Chang, Audie Cornish, Mary Louise Kelly, and Ari Shapiro.

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The Senate majority leader downplayed the risks of holding such a public demonstration of the rift within his caucus ahead of the midterm elections.

For infants, toddlers, and children, one sign of an especially close relationship is if two people do something that involves exchanging saliva, like taking bites from the same piece of food.

On both sides of the abortion debate, activists say this could be the last anniversary before <em>Roe v. Wade</em> is overturned or significantly rolled back.

Three Supreme Court justices issued statements Wednesday addressing an NPR story about relations among the justices.

For decades, Talley was the larger-than-life creative director and editor-at-large of <em>Vogue</em>. His influence was felt on fashion runways, where he pushed to include more Black designers and models.

The FAA says 5G service could interfere with critical navigation systems on some aircraft and will restrict flights into some airports, which could lead to widespread delays and cancellations.

A beloved pizzeria owner in Brimfield, Mass., had COVID-19 and needed dialysis, but it wasn't available at the hospital where he died. The health system is "breaking down," a hospital CEO says.

Bond and stock markets have tumbled this year as inflation continues to surge. The Federal Reserve has already indicated it will need to raise interest rates. The question is: Will that be enough?

The at-home tests are expected to be delivered by USPS later this month. The White House said the site is in "beta testing" and will be launched formally Wednesday.

When he came into office, Biden launched an ambitious seven-point plan for defeating the virus. Here's how experts score his results.

Activision Blizzard is behind huge games such as Call of Duty, World of Warcraft, and Candy Crush. But the company has faced reports of a workplace culture rife with sexual harassment.

Employers from Macy's to United Airlines are having to adjust after skyrocketing omicron COVID cases have led large numbers of workers to call out sick.

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