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Jacques Pépin on Julia Child, Charles de Gaulle and his love of chicken : NPR
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Jacques Pépin on Julia Child, Charles de Gaulle and his love of chicken : NPR

Jacques Pépin, pictured in his home in Connecticut in August, has a new book called Art of the Chicken. Carlin Stiehl for The Boston Globe via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Carlin Stiehl for The Boston Globe via Getty Images Jacques Pépin, pictured in his home in Connecticut in August, has a new book...

McDonalds will offer adult Happy Meals this October : NPR
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McDonalds will offer adult Happy Meals this October : NPR

For a limited time, McDonald’s will give adults a chance to relive a part of their childhood by purchasing a Happy Meal for grown ups. Nam Y. Huh/AP hide caption toggle caption Nam Y. Huh/AP For a limited time, McDonald’s will give adults a chance to relive a part of their childhood by purchasing a...

Fox’s Jeanine Pirro back in hot seat in election defamation case : NPR
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Fox’s Jeanine Pirro back in hot seat in election defamation case : NPR

Fox News host Jeanine Pirro, shown here addressing the Conservative Political Action Conference in February 2017, has been placed at the center of a $1.6 billion defamation suit against Fox by Dominion Voting Systems over false claims of fraud in the 2020 presidential elections. MIKE THEILER/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption MIKE THEILER/AFP...

Russia moves towards annexation of occupied Ukrainian territories : NPR
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Russia moves towards annexation of occupied Ukrainian territories : NPR

A man glues a referendum poster reading “Yes” in Berdyansk, Ukraine, on Monday. Stringer/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Stringer/AFP via Getty Images A man glues a referendum poster reading “Yes” in Berdyansk, Ukraine, on Monday. Stringer/AFP via Getty Images MOSCOW — Moscow-backed separatist leaders in occupied areas of Ukraine moved quickly to...

Ian just shy of a Category 5 hurricane as it nears Florida : NPR
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Ian just shy of a Category 5 hurricane as it nears Florida : NPR

This image provided by NASA shows Hurricane Ian seen below the International Space Station as the storm was gaining strength south of Cuba and moving toward Florida Monday afternoon NASA/via AP hide caption toggle caption NASA/via AP This image provided by NASA shows Hurricane Ian seen below the International Space Station as the storm was...

What is ballot “curing”? How voters can fix their ballots : NPR
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What is ballot “curing”? How voters can fix their ballots : NPR

In this 2020 file photo, an election worker sorts vote-by-mail ballots at the Miami-Dade County Board of Elections in Doral, Fla. Florida is one of about half of U.S. states that have ballot curing provisions. Lynne Sladky/AP hide caption toggle caption Lynne Sladky/AP In this 2020 file photo, an election worker sorts vote-by-mail ballots at...

Freedom House Black paramedics Pittsburgh American Sirens Kevin Hazzard : NPR
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Freedom House Black paramedics Pittsburgh American Sirens Kevin Hazzard : NPR

A group shot of Freedom House paramedics. Heinz History Center hide caption toggle caption Heinz History Center A group shot of Freedom House paramedics. Heinz History Center PITTSBURGH, Pa. — John Moon stands on the 2000 block of Centre Avenue in Pittsburgh’s Hill District. He’s in front of a building that houses the Hill District...

Linda Skeens, who dominated awards at Virginia county fair, has joined TikTok : NPR
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Linda Skeens, who dominated awards at Virginia county fair, has joined TikTok : NPR

Anne Dutriez, of Maison Dutriez – A la Lorraine, holds jars of redcurrant jam, made by deseeding each berry with a goose quill, on September 5, 2017, in Bar-le-Duc, northeastern France. The redcurrant jam of Bar-Le-Duc, a luxury sweet sold at 200 euros per kg, is made according to an ultra-secret recipe, known today by...

How the right turned SEL into a CRT lightning rod for schools : NPR
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How the right turned SEL into a CRT lightning rod for schools : NPR

It’s hard to pinpoint when exactly the questions started coming in. Angelyn Nichols, an administrator for Virginia Beach City Public Schools, thinks it was sometime in early 2021. What she does know is that no one really expected them in the first place, and no one expected them to keep coming – week after week,...

Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters cancels concerts in Poland after Ukraine war comments : NPR
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Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters cancels concerts in Poland after Ukraine war comments : NPR

Roger Waters performs on July 26 in Chicago. Polish media are reporting that Pink Floyd co-founder Roger Waters has canceled concerts planned in Poland amid outrage over his stance on Russia’s war against Ukraine. Rob Grabowski/Invision/AP hide caption toggle caption Rob Grabowski/Invision/AP Roger Waters performs on July 26 in Chicago. Polish media are reporting that...