Linda Wertheimer As NPR's senior national correspondent, Linda Wertheimer travels the country and the globe for NPR News, bringing her unique insights and wealth of experience to bear on the day's top news stories.

Top Science Stories Of 2010 Include Neanderthal DNA

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West African Leaders To Confront Laurent Gbagbo

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FAQ: After The Repeal Of 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'

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Fresh Snow Contributes To European Travel Delays

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Lukashenko Re-Elected With 80 Percent Of Vote

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Senate Moves Closer To Vote On Arms Control Treaty

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Darriel and Shelby Burnett. Shelby says she was unaware of what was going on in the country until she began watching Fox News. Now the government has "awakened a sleeping giant" in the Tea Party, she says. Tom Bullock/NPR hide caption

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Tea Partiers Explain What Makes Them Boil

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Hezbollah Welcomes Iran's President To Lebanon

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Judge Rules Military Must Stop 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'

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Clinton To Push For Economic Changes In Bosnia

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Nobel Laureate's Wife Under House Arrest

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Kitty Wells: The Queen Of Country Music

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Summers To Leave Obama's Economic Team

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Insurgents Step Up Fight Against Somali Government

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Report: Nearly 1 In 7 Americans Were Poor In '09

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