An Alaska Native girl (Molly of Denali), an Andean boy (Pachamama), two half-brothers in Mesoamerica (Victor and Valentino): Three new animations feature Native people without bygone-era baggage.

News Service of Florida Public schools will be required to teach students at least five hours of mental health instruction beginning in 6th grade, under...

In 1994, a heat wave killed more than 700 people in Chicago. It affected mostly elderly, African-American women who lived on their own. A report...

The last Volkswagen Beetle rolled off the assembly line in Mexico this week. We remember the beloved automotive icon with stories from our listeners.

Four Republicans and one independent joined Democrats in passing a resolution on Trump's attacks on four congresswomen. The vote followed bitter debate that temporarily paralyzed the chamber.

As addiction has soared, drugmakers, distributors and pharmacies profited off opioids. Newly released data details who made the pills, where they were sold, and which communities were hit hardest.

Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens has died at the age of 99. Appointed by President Gerald Ford, he was known for his "crafty and genial hand" and as a "judge's judge."

After launching from Kennedy Space Center, flight controllers in Houston, Texas took over the operation of Apollo missions — keeping a watchful eye on...

When Robert Bertini was a graduate student at Berkeley, he received a fellowship from a University Transportation Center , or UTC. Today, he's the...

By Carrie Pinkard Tampa celebrated its 132 nd birthday on Monday. Instead of cake and candles, the city marked the occasion by opening the doors to Old...