U.S. Supreme Court to hear arguments on Biden’s immigration guidelines : NPR

U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas testifies before a Senate subcommittee on Homeland Security, on Capitol Hill on May 04, 2022, in Washington, D.C. Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas testifies before a Senate subcommittee on Homeland Security, on Capitol Hill on May … Read more

The U.S.-Iran World Cup game puts a spotlight on Iran’s protest movement : NPR

A woman at a protest in Qatar holds up a sign bearing the name of Mahsa Amini, the 22-year-old Iranian woman whose death in police custody sparked a nationwide protest movement. Francisco Seco/AP hide caption toggle caption Francisco Seco/AP A woman at a protest in Qatar holds up a sign bearing the name of Mahsa … Read more

Chinese universities send students home in an effort to prevent more protests : NPR

Blank white papers and flowers are laid down during a commemoration for victims of a recent Urumqi deadly fire in Central in Hong Kong, Monday, Nov. 28, 2022. Zen Soo/AP hide caption toggle caption Zen Soo/AP Blank white papers and flowers are laid down during a commemoration for victims of a recent Urumqi deadly fire … Read more

Australia argues against ‘endangered’ Barrier Reef status : NPR

A sea turtle swims over corals on Moore Reef in Gunggandji Sea Country off the coast of Queensland in eastern Australia on Nov. 13, 2022. Sam McNeil/AP hide caption toggle caption Sam McNeil/AP A sea turtle swims over corals on Moore Reef in Gunggandji Sea Country off the coast of Queensland in eastern Australia on … Read more

Iranian general acknowledges over 300 dead in unrest : NPR

In this picture released by the official website of the office of the Iranian supreme leader, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei speaks during a meeting with a group of Basij paramilitary force in Tehran, Iran, Nov. 26, 2022. AP hide caption toggle caption AP In this picture released by the official website of the office … Read more

El Paso prosecutor resigns after accusations of slowing Walmart shooter case : NPR

Mourners visit a makeshift memorial on Aug. 12, 2019, near the Walmart in El Paso, Texas. On Monday a Texas prosecutor, facing mounting criticism over the handling of the shooting, resigned after the county took the extraordinary step of moving to remove her from elected office. Cedar Attanasio/AP hide caption toggle caption Cedar Attanasio/AP Mourners … Read more

Kim Kardashian speaks out as company plans to sue : NPR

A Balenciaga retail store is seen closed to customers due to pandemic lockdowns in Melbourne, Australia in 2021. The brand has come under fire in recent weeks due to back-to-back ad scandals. Asanka Ratnayake/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Asanka Ratnayake/Getty Images A Balenciaga retail store is seen closed to customers due to pandemic lockdowns … Read more

San Francisco considers allowing police robots to use lethal force : NPR

Law enforcement has used robots to investigate suspicious packages. Now, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors is considering a policy proposal that would allow SFPD’s robots to use deadly force against a suspect. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Joe Raedle/Getty Images Law enforcement has used robots to investigate suspicious packages. Now, the San … Read more

Influential jazz pianist Ahmad Jamal has released a pair of archival albums : NPR

Ahmad Jamal, photographed during the Marciac Jazz Festival on Aug. 3, 2016 in Marciac, France. Remy Gabalda/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Remy Gabalda/AFP via Getty Images Ahmad Jamal, photographed during the Marciac Jazz Festival on Aug. 3, 2016 in Marciac, France. Remy Gabalda/AFP via Getty Images With a style both sophisticated and … Read more

World’s biggest active volcano was dormant 38 years : NPR

In this aerial photo released Monday by the U.S. Geological Survey, the Mauna Loa volcano is seen erupting from vents on the Northeast Rift Zone on the Big Island of Hawaii. U.S. Geological Survey via AP hide caption toggle caption U.S. Geological Survey via AP In this aerial photo released Monday by the U.S. Geological … Read more