Oct
30

Orange Chicken, Panda Express' Gift To United States Chinese Food, Transforms 30

Posted from: http://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2017/10/30/560822270/orange-chicken-panda-express-gift-to-american-chinese-food-turns-30?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=news The mixture, crispy deep-fried chicken tossed with a sweet-and-sour sauce, is an Americanized form of dishes found in China. But this top vendor is promoting its credibility through the years. (Image credit: Nina Gregory … [Read more...]

Oct
29

Puerto Rican Governor Calls For Cancellation Of Controversial Whitefish Contract

Posted from: http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/10/29/560683583/puerto-rican-governor-calls-for-cancellation-of-controversial-whitefish-contract?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=news Scrutiny is intensifying into the $300-million contract awarded to a tiny Montana-based company to help get Puerto Rico's power grid back online.(Image credit: Carlos Giusti/AP) … [Read more...]

Oct
28

Oklahoma City Thunder Plane Lands With Surprise Damage, Shaken Athletes

Posted from: http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/10/28/560586798/oklahoma-city-thunder-plane-lands-with-surprise-damage-shaken-athletes?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=news A Delta spokeswoman said a bird is the likely culprit for the caved-in nose of the plane, although crews are still investigating.(Image credit: Jim Mone/AP) … [Read more...]

Oct
27

U.N. Watchdog: Syrian Government Responsible For April Sarin Gas Attack

Posted from: http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/10/27/560335242/u-n-watchdog-syrian-government-responsible-for-april-sarin-gas-attack?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=news The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons confirmed in June that the agent used in the attack was sarin. On Thursday, the OPCW said it was sure that the Syrian regime carried it out.(Image credit: Mary … [Read more...]

Oct
25

Brexit may still not happen, EU chief suggests

Posted from: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_world/~3/xEs7PprlIhE/index.html Britain's departure from the European Union may still not happen, one of the EU's top officials has suggested. … [Read more...]

Oct
23

A Timeline — And Questions — About The Niger Firefight That Killed U.S. Troops

Posted from: http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/10/23/559598766/a-timeline-and-questions-about-the-niger-firefight-that-killed-u-s-troops?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=news Amid growing political fallout, the Department of Defense has put forward a timeline for the deadly confrontation with militants in Niger that killed four U.S. soldiers.(Image credit: Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP) … [Read more...]

Oct
23

Fox News Knew About Allegations Against O'Reilly Before His Contract Renewal

Posted from: http://www.npr.org/2017/10/23/559615152/fox-news-knew-about-allegations-against-oreilly-before-his-contract-renewal?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=news Fox News knew about sexual harassment allegations against host Bill O'Reilly before it started negotiating his contract renewal. It also said other companies would have done the same.(Image credit: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for … [Read more...]

Oct
22

Shinzo Abe on track for landslide victory, exit polls show

Posted from: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_world/~3/-KsvBM5ukTE/index.html Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his ruling coalition are on course for a landslide win in Sunday's parliamentary elections, exit polls show. … [Read more...]

Oct
21

Bannon Attacks George W. Bush After Ex-President Decried 'Nativism,' 'Bigotry'

Posted from: http://www.npr.org/2017/10/21/559279600/bannon-attacks-george-w-bush-after-ex-president-decried-nativism-bigotry?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=news Former Trump chief strategist Steve Bannon, who has declared war on the GOP establishment, took aim at the former president saying "there has not been a more destructive presidency."(Image credit: Mike Theiler/AFP/Getty Images) … [Read more...]

Oct
21

California Wildfires Have Disrupted School For A Quarter Of A Million Students

Posted from: http://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2017/10/21/558754511/california-wildfires-have-disrupted-school-for-a-quarter-of-a-million-students?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=news Natural disasters have left millions of students across the U.S. out of school. The California wildfires have added to the tally, with dozens of districts and hundreds of schools affected.(Image credit: Nick Giblin/AP) … [Read more...]