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State Department Issues Warning For Americans To Leave Libya

State Department Issues Warning For Americans To Leave LibyaThe State Department has issued a new travel warning for Libya, saying U.S. citizens should leave the north African country immediately because of the "unpredictable and unstable" security situation and threats of attacks against Americans.

Ukraine Retakes Airport, After Airstrikes And Dozens Of Deaths

Ukraine Retakes Airport, After Airstrikes And Dozens Of DeathsPro-Russian rebels who had taken over an international airport in Donetsk have been pushed back, Ukraine's government says. Violent clashes erupted Monday and Tuesday; at least 35 people have died.

Coup Or Not, It’s Business As Usual For Most Thais

Coup Or Not, It’s Business As Usual For Most ThaisDespite Thailand's declaration of martial law in what the army said was an effort to end political unrest, most Thais were going about life as normal.

‘She’s A Hero!’ Boy Says Of Cat Who Fought Off Attacking Dog

‘She’s A Hero!’ Boy Says Of Cat Who Fought Off Attacking DogA family's story of how their cat ran off a dog that had attacked their young son is making waves far beyond Bakersfield, Calif., as the incident was captured in a dramatic video.

Judge Strikes Down Idaho’s Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Judge Strikes Down Idaho’s Same-Sex Marriage BanU.S. District Magistrate Judge Candy Dale ruled Tuesday that the state's law banning same-sex marriage is unconstitutional and that Idaho must allow gay couples to marry as soon as 9 a.m. Friday

Reactions To NBA’s Ban Of Clippers Owner Donald Sterling

Reactions To NBA’s Ban Of Clippers Owner Donald SterlingCurrent and former NBA players praised the league's decision to punish LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling with a lifetime ban over racist remarks he made in an audio recording. Commissioner Adam Silver announced the punishment Tuesday, days after the audio emerged.

The Force Is With Them: Star Wars Episode VII Cast Revealed

The Force Is With Them: Star Wars Episode VII Cast RevealedAnnounced, the cast is: The Star Wars movie franchise has announced the cast for the upcoming Episode VII movie.

UPDATE: Everest Climbing Season Still In Doubt

UPDATE: Everest Climbing Season Still In DoubtThe likelihood of the upcoming climbing season on Mount Everest being canceled altogether seemed to veer from very possible to very unlikely to somewhere in between within the space of less than an hour on Tuesday as news reports came in from the world's tallest mountain.

Ukrainian Military Says It Is Moving Against Pro-Russia Protesters

Ukrainian Military Says It Is Moving Against Pro-Russia ProtestersUkraine's acting president says his nation's military has begun "an anti-terrorist operation" aimed at pushing armed pro-Russia demonstrators out of the government buildings in eastern Ukraine that they have occupied for several days.

Molotov Cocktails And Razor Wire: Inside An Occupied Building In Ukraine

Molotov Cocktails And Razor Wire: Inside An Occupied Building In UkraineIn Ukraine's eastern city of Donetsk, activists who want to align the country more with Russia seized a regional administration building in the center of town last weekend. NPR correspondent Ari Shapiro went inside the building Friday and reports on what it was like: