NPR | Dec. 05, 2013 11:17 a.m.
Fast-food workers protest in about 100 cities around the country, calling for a boost in wages.
NPR | Dec. 04, 2013 10:29 a.m.
If the House and Senate can't reconcile their farm bills, we could see big price hikes for dairy.
NPR | Dec. 03, 2013 3:02 p.m.
The Perez Art Museum Miami opens this week and faces controversy despite praise for its design.
OPB | Dec. 03, 2013 1:30 p.m.
The gift will support a study track that dives deep into cartoons, graphic novels and more.
OPB | Nov. 29, 2013 10:11 a.m.
Sherman Alexie says it's time for writers to give back to booksellers who support them throughout the year.
The Columbian | Nov. 29, 2013 1:36 a.m.
WSU Vancouver artists play off the fame of the naughty novels to mount a black-and-white art show.
NPR | Nov. 27, 2013 12:36 p.m.
With Amazon.com's ever increasing presence, it may be surprise to hear that there are more independent bookstores now than there were four years ago. Among the likely reasons: the closure of hundreds of Borders stores and the buy local movement.
NPR | Nov. 26, 2013 8:27 a.m.
Legendary jazz drummer and bandleader Chico Hamilton celebrates his 85th birthday today.
NPR | Nov. 22, 2013 4:12 p.m.
Nothing could have prepared NPR's David Gilkey for what he found when he arrived in Barangay 68.
NPR | Nov. 22, 2013 12:02 p.m.
The FDA warns consumers to avoid acrylamide in foods. But studies so far should dampen cancer fears.