Panama's economy, while cooling in recent years, is still growing at astonishing rates compared to its neighbors. But environmental damage and huge government debt are part of the package.
Misty Copeland is the American Ballet Theater's first female African-American principal dancer. She discusses her book, Firebird. (This piece initially aired on Sept. 9, 2014 on Morning Edition).
Greek voters on Sunday face a referendum on further austerity measures in exchange for bailouts. But the unstated question is whether Greece should give up the euro — the European currency.
The residue from meth labs can cause health problems, but people aren't always told that the house they're buying is contaminated. An Indiana law requires disclosure but not mandatory testing.
In NPR's most recent poll a majority of American adults say they played sports in their youth. Many say they encourage their kids to play, too, and see health benefits as well as life-long lessons.
Mindy Przeor founded an after-school program in Mesa, Ariz. to get elementary school kids up and running.
In the suit, Trump claims Univision is attempting to suppress his freedom of speech by dropping coverage of the Miss Universe Pageant, which Trump co-owns.
The draft report by outside law enforcement experts says the agency needs more internal affairs investigators. It also calls for more transparency in investigations, especially shootings by agents.
Effective July 1, 2015:
• Idaho Code §§ 9-335 through 9-352: Idaho Code relating to Public Records Act are replaced by Idaho Code §§ 74-101 through 74-126
• Idaho Code §§ 67-2340 through 67-2347: Idaho Code relating to Open Meeting Law are replaced by Idaho Code §§ 74-201 through 74-208
• Chapter 7, title 59, Idaho Code, relating to ethics in government, is replaced by Idaho Code §§ 74-401 through 74-406
• Chapter 2, title 59, Idaho Code, relating to prohibitions against contracts with officers, is replaced by Idaho Code §§ 74-501 through 74-511
Chapter 13, title 18, Idaho Code, relating to Bribery and Corruption, has not been renumbered.
If you have questions or concerns about this renumbering, please do not hesitate to contact your area field consultant:
• Eastern Idaho: Patrick Bodily
• Northern Idaho: Jan Wall
• Southwestern and South Central Idaho: Kevin Tomlinson
Thirty-three years of tax returns — the most ever for a presidential candidate — show Bush earned $29 million since leaving office. He also paid an average tax rate of 36 percent over three decades.
Step up your summer grilling game by re-creating the ancient Peruvian way of cooking meat underground in your own backyard. It's called pachamanca, and it yields incredibly moist and smoky morsels.
The Obama administration is expected to announce the decision to open embassies in the countries' capitals on Wednesday.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture says local food is growing quickly from a niche market into something that's generating significant income for communities across the country.
The house-cleaning of top administrators and guards at the prison where two inmates escaped comes as the FBI begins its own investigation into possible corruption and drug dealing at the facility.
A teenage boy tested positive for Ebola in a town outside the capital city. It's unknown where he caught the virus, and health officials are concerned the case could spark another outbreak.
The negotiations in Vienna are aimed at limiting Iran's nuclear program in return for lifting economic sanctions imposed by the West.