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Leaked Democratic Party Emails Show Members Tried To Undercut Sanders

July 23
Maquita Peters / NPR

Just days before the Democratic National Committee convention gets underway, WikiLeaks releases almost 20,000 emails among DNC staff, revealing discussions of topics from Bernie Sanders to the media.

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The Sole Doctor In The Hospital Shoulders The Burden Of HIV

July 23
Jason Beaubien / NPR

Dr. Marlen Baroso works at the health center in Beira, a port city in Mozambique. She treats patients with ailments, accident victims, women in labor — and thousands of people with HIV.

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California's Governor Denies Parole To Former Manson Follower

July 23
Merrit Kennedy / NPR

"She remains an unacceptable risk to society if released," Jerry Brown said of Leslie Van Houten, former follower of Charles Manson. She's serving a life sentence for her part in a 1969 killing spree.

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Russian Balloonist Circumnavigates The Globe, Claims World Record

July 23
Merrit Kennedy / NPR

A 65-year-old Russian adventurer has piloted a balloon around the world solo and non-stop in 11 days, braving air too thin to breath, below-freezing temperatures, storms and barely any sleep.

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WATCH: Tim Kaine Makes Campaign Trail Debut: 'I Like To Fight For Right'

July 23
Amita Kelly / NPR

"Do you want a 'you're fired' president or a 'you're hired' president?" Kaine asked the crowd in Miami.

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Where Tim Kaine And Hillary Clinton Stand On Key Issues

July 23
Meg Anderson / NPR

Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine is Hillary Clinton's running mate. The two agree on how government should tackle abortion and gun control, but disagree on the authorization of military force.

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Dozens Killed In Attack On Protest March Of Minority Hazara Community In Kabul

July 23
Merrit Kennedy / NPR

Afghan authorities say that at least 80 people were killed and 231 were injured in the attack. The Islamic State claimed responsibility, saying it was targeting a "gathering of Shiites."

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For These Cosplayers, Geeky Costumes Are The Cat's Pajamas

July 23
Micaela Juliána Rodríguez / NPR

Cosplay has been a fixture of the Comic-Con world for more than a decade. Should our pets be embracing the geekery, too?

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Fast-Track Program: Kenyan Runners Join U.S. Army — And Olympic Team

July 23
Tom Banse / NPR

A U.S. Army program allows elite athletes to join the military and train in their sport. Four Kenyan distance runners in the U.S. military quickly became citizens and will represent America in Rio.

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#NPRreads: Four Great Reads Worth Going Out Of Your Way For

July 23
Didrik Schanche / NPR

Correspondents, editors and producers from our newsroom share the pieces that have kept them reading, using the #NPRreads hashtag. Each weekend, we highlight some of the best stories.

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