• NPR launches new science podcast, ‘Hidden Brain’

    WASHINGTON (AP) — NPR’s newest podcast may help listeners think differently about the way they think. “Hidden Brain” is available for download starting Tuesday. The 20-minute weekly podcast from science correspondent Shankar Vedantam aims to…

  • Suspected thief said nothing to ex-wife about Stradivarius

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Philip Johnson was dying of pancreatic cancer when he brought his former wife, Thanh Tran, to the basement of his home in Venice, California. Under a tarp that was weighted down with…

  • NPR disputes articles listing toxic ingredients in American foods

    Some information sourced from the book \”Rich Food Poor Food,\” is being contested, particularly the concept that dangerous amounts of toxic ingredients banned in other countries are still in American food.