Japan goes to the polls in snap election - BBC News

Japan is heading to the polls a month after Prime Minister Shinzo Abe called a snap election in the face of the rising threat from North Korea. Voting opened at 07:00 local time on Sunday (22:00 GMT Saturday). Mr Abe called the election amid rebounding ...

Huddersfield Town 2-1 Manchester United - BBC Sport

Huddersfield Town beat Manchester United for the first time in 65 years to end their unbeaten start to the season as Jose Mourinho's side fell five points behind league leaders Manchester City at the John Smith's Stadium. United had only conceded twice ...

Man arrested after knife attack in Munich - BBC News

German police have arrested a man in Munich after four people were lightly injured by a knife attacker. Police said the suspect lashed out at five men and one woman around Rosenheimer Platz in the east of the city, but missed two of his targets. A ...

Webcast: Can The World Finally Wipe Out Polio? - NPR

The world is incredibly close to wiping out polio. This year the number of polio cases has shrunk to fewer than a dozen. And those cases are in just two countries- Afghanistan and Pakistan. "We are definitely encouraged by the decline in number of ...

The Perceptionists - NPR

Mr. Lif and Akrobatik are two emcees whose names rock bells among true hip-hop heads. The duo of Boston natives first teamed up as The Perceptionists in the early aughts to release Black Dialogue on El-P's Def Jux label in 2005. Their side project went ...