Top News Stories
On The Rebound, Panthers Prowl Expanding Swath Of Land In Florida
From a low of about 20, the population of Florida's state animal has grown to about 200 — enough, wildlife officials say, to warrant taking them off the endangered species list. Not everyone agrees.
Debt Crisis Puts The Squeeze On Greece's Banks
The country's banks could hardly be in a more precarious position. The European Central Bank has stopped lending Greece money and a referendum Sunday could spell the country's exit from the eurozone.
#NPRreads: The 'Grexit,' Video Games And Fleeing The Rwandan Genocide
Also this week, misconceptions about slavery. And, the struggle for gay Christians trying to keep the faith.
Arts & Culture
On Its 40th Anniversary, Remembering The Terror Of 'Jaws'
This weekend marks the 40th anniversary of the movie, Jaws, the original summer blockbuster.
Investigating The Drug Trade In 'Cartel Land'
A new documentary tells a riveting story of the way power and violence intersect along the Arizona border and in embattled Michoacan, Mexico.
Pop Culture Happy Hour No. 250: 'Magic Mike XXL' And 'Catastrophe'
For our 250th episode, the gang digs into a movie and a TV show, each geared toward grown people in different ways. And, as always, we close with what's making us happy this week.