NPR | Aug. 22, 2017
Since President Trump made controversial remarks following the white supremacists' rally in Charlottesville, charities have backed out of fund-raisers that had been planned for Trump's Mar-A-Lago.
NPR | Aug. 21, 2017
This year's Concours features 204 of the best cars that have ever been made. The 67th annual event caps off a week of intensive, obsessive car love in Monterrey Peninsula, Calif.
NPR | Aug. 21, 2017
A town of 26,000 will more than double in size as the Great American Eclipse takes place in August. From the local state university to longtime bakery, people are getting ready for it to get dark.
Skeptics say if you hand cash to the impoverished, they'll mismanage it. But it turns out, many poor people are great at saving — thanks to this ingenious system.
While ministers from Canada and Mexico praised NAFTA, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer emphasized the negative and said the deal "needs major improvement."
"I'm resigning from the Manufacturing Jobs Initiative because it's the right thing for me to do," said Scott Paul, president of the Alliance for American Manufacturing.
Communities | News | Economy | Business | Entertainment | local | OPB's Coverage Of The Oregon Solar Eclipse 2017OPB | Aug. 15, 2017 3:37 p.m. | Salem, Oregon
A million people may flock to Oregon over the coming week to view the total eclipse of the sun. State officials said Tuesday that they're as prepared as they can possibly be.
The Congressional Budget Office estimates that ending what's known as cost-sharing reduction payments to insurers will raise the deficit $194 billion over 10 years.
U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry was noncommittal Monday when asked about a proposal in the president’s budget to privatize the Bonneville Power Administration transmission grid.
The Trump administration begins renegotiating NAFTA this month. Despite the rhetoric of the campaign and talk of tearing it up, the administration's actual plans appear less dramatic than expected.
President Trump asked his top trade adviser to determine whether to launch a probe into Chinese trade practices, particularly those forcing U.S. companies in China to turn over intellectual property.
Arts | News | Science | Economy | Entertainment | local | NW Life | OPB's Coverage Of The Oregon Solar Eclipse 2017OPB | Aug. 14, 2017 4:30 p.m. | Oregon
"State of Wonder" is traveling across the solar eclipse's path of totality, from Newport to the Ochoco National Forest and many places in-between. Follow the team on this once in a lifetime artistic and cosmic journey.