February 18, 2018 | NPR · An Aseman Airlines spokesman first said everyone was killed, but then the airline said it could not reach the crash site and could not “accurately and definitely confirm” everyone died.
February 18, 2018 | NPR · Proposed cuts in funding for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau come amid questions about a Trump appointee softening the agency’s stance on payday lenders. Democrats vow to fight the cuts.
February 18, 2018 | NPR · The Bible’s famous verse and chapter structure is relatively recent — and surprisingly unpopular. And a new version out now aims to make it more approachable by structuring it like any other book.
February 18, 2018 | NPR · Fred Rogers’ pioneering childrens’ show debuted on Feb. 19, 1968. We look at what made the series different for its time and how Fred Rogers contributed to saving public broadcasting.
February 18, 2018 | NPR · Kim Fu’s new novel about a sleepaway camp sojourn that turns shattering for five young girls. But though the troubles seem tame — thirst and a lack of gummi bears — the horror comes later.