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Police Departments Open Up 'Safe Lots' For Craigslist Transactions

NPR Top Stories - March 27, 2015 - 12:42am

Several crimes around the U.S. have been tied to the website's in-person transactions. So police departments are offering up their parking lots to provide a secure space for buying and selling stuff.

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Her Instagram Feed Finds The Fun In Long-Suffering Somalia

NPR Top Stories - March 27, 2015 - 12:41am

Ugaaso Abukar Boocow left when she was a toddler to escape a civil war. Now she's back, and Instagram is making her famous as she shares upbeat views of her homeland.

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Official Report: Nuclear Waste Accident Caused By Wrong Cat Litter

NPR Top Stories - March 26, 2015 - 2:40pm

An official investigation into a 2014 accident at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant has concluded that cat litter is the culprit. Organic material in the litter caused a drum to burst.

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