News: U.S. and World News Headlines NPR news, audio, and podcasts. Coverage of breaking stories, national and world news, politics, business, science, technology, and extended coverage of major national and world events.

Democrats Unable to Overcome GOP on Iraq Plans

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/14845424/14845411" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Michigan Struggles to Avoid Shutdown

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/14845415/14845407" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Previewing the Supreme Court's New Session

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/14841098/14841057" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

GOP Lawmakers Fear Backlash from SCHIP Veto

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/14841095/14841056" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Ethnic Chechens Caught Up in Iraq Violence

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/14841080/14841051" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Burmese Refugees Find New Home in Indiana

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/14841071/14841048" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

New Hampshire Split Over High School Cheating

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/14811147/14834302" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Giuliani Supporter Admits Funding Calif. Referendum

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/14834325/14834304" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript