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.

Sports: Tour de France, Suzy Whaley

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Janis Joplin Tribute Set for Central Park

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FDA Discourages Use of Syrup of Ipecac

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Commentary: Sons of Despots

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'New York Times' Weighs Ombudsman Job

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Marines Headed for Liberian Coast

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U.S. Eyes New U.N. Resolution on Iraq

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The Beautiful 'Corpse' Flower

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Democratic Presidential Hopefuls Focus on Health Care

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Poll: U.S. Exaggerated Iraq Weapons Claims

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Highway to Hell Gets Name Change

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