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'Nobody cares any more': the relatives looking for flight MH370

It’s nearly a year since Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 vanished – and despite an international rescue operation, no trace of it has emerged. Could relatives of the missing passengers solve modern aviation’s biggest mystery for themselves?<p>A year ago, on 8 March 2014, an American schoolteacher named …

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Pussy Riot Releases Its First Song In English

The Russian band Pussy Riot is well known for protesting the Russian government. Now the group has released its first song in English. NPR's Scott Simon talks to band member Nadya Tolokonnikova.<p>Transcript<p>SCOTT SIMON, HOST:<p>The Russian punk band known as Pussy Riot became a worldwide sensation in …

The Likely Cause of Addiction Has Been Discovered, and It Is Not What You Think

It is now one hundred years since drugs were first banned -- and all through this long century of waging war on drugs, we have been told a story about addiction by our teachers and by our governments. This story is so deeply ingrained in our minds that we take it for granted. It seems obvious. It …

Everything J.K. Rowling Revealed About Harry Potter in 2014

It’s been more than five years since J.K. Rowling’s final Harry Potter book was released. But it doesn’t mean the wizarding world has come to a halt. …

10 Off-Beat Hotels Around the U.S. | Fodor's

Leave your typical routine on the curb as you check in at one of these wildly creative destination hotels, where your room becomes the main …

Angela’s Assets

She may be the world’s most powerful woman, but German chancellor Angela Merkel has governed with the utmost caution—one of several contradictions that make her an enigma at home and abroad. After a year that forced Merkel into confrontations with Putin and Obama, Maureen Orth explores how a once …

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Inside the Koch Brothers' Toxic Empire

The enormity of the Koch fortune is no mystery. Brothers Charles and David are each worth more than $40 billion. The electoral influence of the Koch …

America's Moral Obligations in Iraq

"An entire religion is being exterminated from the face of the earth," one Iraqi lawmaker warns.<p>Which politician uttered the following words: “Do we sit on the sidelines and watch an entire people be slaughtered or do we marshal military forces and move in quietly to put an end to it?” John McCain? …

Will Free Online Courses Ever Replace a College Education?

Two years into their existence, MOOCs haven't stolen students away from brick-and-mortar universities. Instead, they've become a genre of their own.<p>It’s 10:44 am on a Tuesday, and I’m lounging at home in my pajamas, sipping chamomile tea. I am, at the same time, taking a class at Harvard. Professor …

Observers: Who's moving bodies at Malaysia Airlines crash site?

Nobody knows how many bodies from the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash have been moved, where they were taken or exactly who moved them, the spokesman for a group of international observers told CNN on Saturday.<p>Michael Bociurkiw of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe told …

5 Dream Trips You Can Actually Afford

Yes, you CAN afford to visit Machu Picchu! Try going with an affordable group tour by G Adventures. <i>(Photo courtesy of Luq1/Dreamstime. Article by Kaeli Conforti of Budget Travel.)</i><p>Think dream trips like Europe and Hawaii are totally out of reach? You'd be surprised how many affordable packages are …

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Special report: Truth, justice and reconciliation

An examination of how countries around the world affected by civil war or internal conflict have approached justice<p><b>When Gerry Adams was released without charge last month after questioning over the 1972 killing of Jean McConville, the Sinn Féin president said the case highlighted the need for a</b> …

The Benghazi That Wasn't: How One Man Saved The American Embassy In Yemen

In September 2008, seven militants in Sanaa killed themselves and 12 others in the deadliest assault on a U.S. Embassy in a decade. And if not for an unlikely hero, things would have been unimaginably worse.<p>On the morning he died, Mukhtar al-Faqih was in a hurry. He had been up all night laughing …

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The Snowden Saga: A Shadowland of Secrets and Light

Whether hero or traitor, former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden is the most important whistle-blower of modern times, one whose disclosures will reverberate for decades to come. With extensive input from Snowden himself, Suzanna Andrews, Bryan Burrough, and Sarah Ellison have the …

5 fantastic free Android apps that do amazing things the iPhone can’t

When it comes to smartphone platforms, there’s plenty to enjoy on iOS and Android alike. The “iPhone vs. Android” debate is obviously a heated one …

We Interviewed Lucky, the Homeless, Tattooed, Lil Wayne Zealot Who Had a Documentary Made About Her

She doesn't give a fuck what you think. Unless you're Lil Wayne.<p><b>Lucky Torres</b> does not give a fuck what you think about her. That's the immediate impression you'll get after watching the Laura Checkoway-directed self-titled documentary about Lucky. I've watched the documentary take shape as …

Andrew Wiggins named first team All-American

Today, Andrew Wiggins became just the second freshman in history to be named a preseason All-American by the AP. Wiggins has been perhaps the most …

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30 Books You Should Read Before You're 30

The best books aren't static stories, but living entities with meanings that change and grow along with you. That's why we strongly recommend rereading the classics that were assigned to you in high school; you may find that they're nothing like they were before.<p>Still, some books are best …

Irene Diaz: Crafting Songs In Dreamy Black And White

If you live outside of Los Angeles, you might not have heard of singer Irene Diaz. The 26-year-old L.A. native stunned concertgoers at the Latin Alternative Music Conference in New York City last month with her powerful, silky voice and heartfelt lyrics. She's just released her first EP, <i>I Love You</i> …

What's Next for the Miami Heat?

Two down, five to go?<p>That is, if we're still holding LeBron James to his (premature) NBA championship math.<p>The Miami Heat can and certainly will bask in the glow of their second consecutive title for now. They worked diligently and capitalized on more than a few miracles to cap their historic …

Ray Allen's late 3 forces OT, Heat edge Spurs to force Game 7

MIAMI -- LeBron James saved a championship reign, canceled a celebration.<p>The toughest part now might be topping this performance in Game 7.<p>"It's by …

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Daft Punk Were Shooting... Something... in New York Today

<i>Photo by Nabil</i><p>Today, Gothamist reported that two guys wearing Daft Punk masks were being filmed in New York near Grand Central Station. It's unclear what they were filming, but it's been confirmed that those two people were, indeed, Thomas Bangalter and Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo. Check out a Vine …