U.S. News and National Top Stories NPR coverage of national news, U.S. politics, elections, business, arts, culture, health and science, and technology. Subscribe to the NPR Nation RSS feed.
Democrats Agree to Compromise on Delegates
Obama Quits Chicago Church
Lt. Gen. Wants Academy's Anthem to Reflect Times
War to Follow Graduation for Many Cadets
McClellan Memoir a Scathing Critique of Media, Too
Camps Face Off at Key Democratic Meeting
Reporter Examines Gender Gap in Math and Science
After Earthquake, Animal Lovers to the Rescue
Spelling Bee Heads to Last Word
Weighing News of Al-Qaida 'Setbacks'
Organizer of 'Bodies' Exhibit Offers Refunds
Battles over Party Nominees Are Old Hat, Bad News
'Marketplace' Report: Trouble in the Skies
Court Rules Children Were Illegally Seized