January 9, 2011 In the course of reporting on the Tucson shooting Saturday, NPR broadcast erroneous information, saying that Rep. Gabrielle Giffords of Arizona had been shot and killed. We deeply regret the error.
Is Landon Donovan ready to pass the torch to Jozy Altidore?
July 12, 2010 The Future Of America (In International Soccer)
Maurice Edu on the pitch after Team USA's 2-1 loss to Ghana.
June 26, 2010 Team USA met its goal of getting out of group stage and almost went further. In the process, the team may also have gained a little world respect.
Italy's Fabio Quagliarella is emotional after his team's loss to Slovakia: 3-2. We are assuming his tears are real, this time.
June 24, 2010 'Cleats' says ciao to Italian diving and faking, and Mary J. Blige provides the soundtrack for today's World Cup defeat with her hit single, "No More Drama!"
June 20, 2010 When it comes to World Cup theatrics, Italy's "deeply pathetic" play-acting in Sunday's draw with New Zealand is unrivaled.
Team U.S.A. protesting after referee Koman Coulibaly disallowed Maurice Edu's goal.
June 18, 2010 U.S. vs. Slovenia had our stomach in knots and fists shaking -- after referee, Koman Coulibaly disallowed what could have been the wining goal for Team U.S.A.
June 11, 2010 U.S. fans are in full fret about Saturday’s starting lineup.
August 15, 2009 For those who like to get their NPR information on the go, we're pleased to announce the launch of the NPR iPhone app. It's designed to let you tune in your favorite stations, catch up on programs you missed or simply stay abreast of the latest ne...
July 26, 2009 Today we launched the new NPR.org. To learn more about the changes, read the editor's note or watch the video tour. We welcome your thoughts about the new site. Feel free to add your comments below. Sincerely, Kinsey Wilson, SVP & GM, NPR ...
July 21, 2009 We are posting this unusual "editor's note" to give our NPR.org readers early notice that change is coming. When you visit on July 27, you'll see a brand new NPR.org. It will be brighter, lighter, faster, easier to use, easier to search and more f...
May 13, 2009 Writing hundreds of columns yields a lesson that resonates for journalists and newspeople at a time when their business is crumbling. That lesson is similar to that most basic bromide of American commerce: The customer is always right.
May 7, 2009 Some years ago, at dinner with my wife and a friend, we started composing a list of best 100 novels of the 20th century. We soon gave up. But I squirreled the list away and tinkered with it occasionally. Now, it's time to share and see what you think.
April 30, 2009 These days, TV is filled with raunchy ads and shows targeting teens. When nothing is off-limits, when nothing is sacred, when nothing offends, then nothing is, well, sacred. Who wants a world where nothing is sacred?
April 16, 2009 In the middle of a whopper recession, a new poll finds a big increase in the perceived fairness of how Americans are taxed. That suggests that perhaps President Obama's popularity is contagious, and the whole of government has greater legitimacy and support because of it.
March 18, 2009 The public furor over bonuses paid to AIG executives may be a tipping point that helps inhibit future executive behavior in a small number of cases. Then maybe the scapegoating and vitriol will have a purpose.