January 18, 2017 | NPR · Global temperatures soared above the 20th century average last year, as the climate continues to change. It hasn't been this hot since scientists started tracking global temperatures in 1880.
January 18, 2017 | NPR · A long-running class action lawsuit alleged the Secret Service denied promotions to black agents. The agents , the service and Homeland Security have reached an agreement, pending court approval.
January 18, 2017 | NPR · A spokesman for Bush says the former president has been in the hospital since Saturday and "has responded very well to treatments."
January 18, 2017 | NPR · In cramped offices near the White House, a brigade of staff, volunteers and former interns is scrambling to read every letter sent to President Obama — especially the letters from children.