Search results

  1. 15 Years After Columbine, Are Schools Any Safer?

    The mass shooting at Columbine High School spurred schools to adopt "zero tolerance" policies. Do they work? NPR Education Correspondent Claudio Sanchez and former principal Bill Bond discuss.
    News · NPR Story
  2. An immersive program featuring Loretta Notareschi's 'Bordoncello'

    Music by Nico Muhly, Morton Feldman and Pauline Oliveros
    Classical · Blog Post
  3. Making The Law Respect Gender Identity After Death

    After filmmaker Christopher Lee died, his death certificate listed him as "female." His friends helped to change the way California law handles the death certificates of transgender people.
    News · NPR Story
  4. April 20- 26, 2015

    OpenAir · Blog Post
  5. Carnival Expects to Begin Cruising To Cuba Next Year

    The corporation has U.S. approval, and ships could head for Cuba beginning in May 2016. But travelers can't be just tourists. They have to fit into one of 12 government-established categories.
    News · NPR Story
  6. After Nearly 30 Years, Librarian Of Congress Is Calling It Quits

    James Billington helped usher the world's largest library into the digital age. The Library of Congress says he will step down on Jan. 1, 2016.
    News · NPR Story
  7. Tunisia IDs Beach Resort Assailant As 23-Year-Old Aviation Student

    Prime Minister Habib Essid also said that most of the tourists killed at the Imperial Marhaba Hotel in Sousse were British tourists.
    News · NPR Story
  8. Lawrence Herkimer, The Father Of Modern Cheerleading, Dies At 89

    He invented the pompom and the iconic "Herkie jump" that remains a staple of cheering squads to this day. And his National Cheerleading Association trains 150,000 cheerleaders a year.
    News · NPR Story
  9. 40 Years Later, The Cast Of 'Cooley High' Looks Back

    After the filming finished, cast members of Cooley High went their separate ways. Now they reflect.
    News · NPR Story
  10. CPR News Receives 8 Awards for Journalistic Excellence

    Colorado Public Radio's newsroom has received recognition for its work, including PRNDI and regional Edward R. Murrow Awards.
    Colorado Public Radio · Story