NPR Stories For Apple News Editor-selected NPR stories for Apple News.

NPR Stories For Apple News

French former President Nicolas Sarkozy (left) arrives to hear the verdict in a corruption trial at Porte de Clichy court house in Paris on Monday. Bloomberg/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Bloomberg/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Millions of Texans lost power when the winter storm hit the state and knocked out coal, natural gas and nuclear plants that were unprepared for the freezing temperatures. Brazos Electric Power Cooperative Inc. filed for Chapter 11 in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court citing a massive, multi-billion bill from the Electric Reliability Council of Texas. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

More than 5,800 warehouse workers at the Bessemer, Ala., Amazon facility are voting this month on whether to join the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union. Supporters are protesting in solidarity with those workers. Jason Redmond/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Jason Redmond/AFP via Getty Images

The disinformation and "big lie" of election fraud motivated many people to storm the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6. Matt Williams for NPR hide caption

toggle caption
Matt Williams for NPR

Disinformation Fuels Distrust And Even Violence At All Levels Of Government

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/971436680/972465267" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Shipping workers recorded the tide levels beginning in 1854 at St. George's Dock in Liverpool, England, creating valuable records for future scientists. Heritage Images/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Heritage Images/Getty Images

How Fast Are Oceans Rising? The Answer May Be In Century-Old Shipping Logs

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/959600735/972409688" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Senate Budget Committee Chair Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., had sought an alternate proposal to include an increase in the federal minimum wage in President Biden's COVID-19 relief bill. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Susan Walsh/AP

Adam Baske (left) and Capt. Rob Odlin of Running Tide Technologies in the Gulf of Maine. They release rope that's entwined with early-stage kelp, a fast growing seaweed that will soak up carbon dioxide. Fred Bever/Maine Public hide caption

toggle caption
Fred Bever/Maine Public

Before conducting the nasal swab test for COVID-19 at the Rantoul, Ill., clinic, researchers go out to greet each visitor and ask for basic identification and health information. Christine Herman/Illinois Public Media hide caption

toggle caption
Christine Herman/Illinois Public Media

To Help Farmworkers Get COVID-19 Tests And Vaccine, Build Trust And A Safety Net

  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/962846870/966284469" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Julianna Brion for NPR

There's Never A 'Right' Time For A Baby — But These Questions Can Help You Decide

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/971811133/971888488" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Technical difficulties and an overall uninspired program were the themes of this year's Golden Globes, hosted by Tina Fey and Amy Poehler. Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Hollywood Foreign Press Association hide caption

toggle caption
Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Hollywood Foreign Press Association

Empty shelves at a Target in Burbank, Calif., on March 14, 2020. Many people across the U.S. are approaching the one-year anniversary of the moment they went into lockdown and realized life as they knew it had changed. Amy Sussman/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Amy Sussman/Getty Images

Police gesture toward protesters as security forces crack down on demonstrations against the military coup in Yangon on Sunday. The United Nations says at least 18 protesters were killed Sunday, the deadliest day yet since the military took power earlier this month. Sai Aung Main/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Sai Aung Main/AFP via Getty Images

The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices voted 12-0, with one recusal, to recommend the use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine for people aged 18 and older. Phill Magakoe/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Phill Magakoe/AFP via Getty Images

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks during the daily media briefing on July 23, 2020 in New York City. A second former aide from his administration has come forward with allegations of sexual harassment from Cuomo. Jeenah Moon/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Jeenah Moon/Getty Images