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Oregon fugitive Steven Johnson arrested in Georgia 30 years later : NPR

Steven Johnson escaped from Mill Creek Correctional Facility in Salem, Ore., during a prison work detail in 1994. He was arrested on Tuesday in Macon, Ga., where had had assumed…

NPR wants readers to share their disability stories : NPR

People participate in the first annual Disability Pride Parade on July 12, 2015 in New York City. Stephanie Keith/Getty Images North America hide caption toggle caption Stephanie Keith/Getty Images North…

Corey Comperatore, killed in Trump assassination attempt, died shielding family : NPR

Corey Comperatore poses in a photo from a GoFundMe page dedicated to his daughter Allyson in the aftermath of his death. The GoFundMe has raised more than $400,000 so far.…

Why is there no age limit to being president? Thank the Founders : NPR

The U.S. Constitution requires a president to be 35 or older, but only a lower age limit exists. There has never been an upper one. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption toggle…

Most Johns Hopkins med school students will get free tuition due to donation : NPR

A sign stands in front of part of the Johns Hopkins Hospital complex in Baltimore. Patrick Semansky/AP hide caption toggle caption Patrick Semansky/AP Most students pursuing medical degrees at Johns…

Jon Landau, the Oscar-winning ‘Titanic’ and ‘Avatar’ producer, dies at 63 : NPR

Jon Landau stands for a portrait at the 95th Academy Awards Nominees Luncheon in February 2023 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. Landau, an Oscar-winning producer who…

Biden may still decide to exit race, Hawaii governor says : NPR

President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden met Hawaii Gov. Josh Green in August 2023 after devastating wildfires struck Maui. Green was one of the Democratic governors who sat…

What we know about the fatal police shooting of a 13-year-old boy in Utica, N.Y. : NPR

Police in Utica, N.Y., say an officer fatally shot a 13-year-old boy after a foot chase on Friday evening. Police say officers believed the boy brandished a handgun. Above, vehicles…

State of the World from NPR : NPR

Brazil is experiencing one of the wettest rainy seasons on record. On Brazil’s southern coast, five months of rain fell in 15 days. Flooding lead to over a hundred deaths…

As millions struggle with home prices, housing becomes a top issue for voters : NPR

Sales of new homes like this one in Eagleville, Pa., are up modestly, while existing home sales have plummeted amid a housing shortage, record high prices and high mortgage rates.…