NPR News

12:06pm

Tue October 1, 2013
Federal Shutdown

What Shutdown? WWII Vets Ignore Barricades To See Memorial

Originally published on Tue October 1, 2013 1:16 pm

A World War II veteran visits the World War II Memorial on the National Mall on Tuesday.
Karen Bleier AFP/Getty Images

Perhaps Congress can take a hint from these gentlemen:

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10:07am

Tue October 1, 2013
Federal Shutdown

The Panda Cam? That's Shut Down, Too

Originally published on Tue October 8, 2013 7:17 am

A self-portrait taken by the NASA exploration rover Curiosity in Gale crater on Mars.
NASA AP

By now, you've probably heard that the federal government shut down at 12:01 a.m. ET Tuesday after members of Congress were unable to reach a budget agreement in time to keep the government funded.

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2:27pm

Sun April 28, 2013
Media

Anti-Drug PSAs: Do They Work?

Originally published on Sun April 28, 2013 4:38 pm