NASA has released the first picture of Jupiter taken since the Juno spacecraft went into orbit around the planet on July 4.

The picture was taken on July 10. Juno was 2.7 million miles from Jupiter at the time. The color image shows some of the atmospheric features of the planet, including the giant red spot. You can also see three of Jupiter's moons in the picture: Io, Europa and Ganymede.

The Senate is set to approve a bill intended to change the way police and health care workers treat people struggling with opioid addictions.

My husband and I once took great pleasure in preparing meals from scratch. We made pizza dough and sauce. We baked bread. We churned ice cream.

Then we became parents.

Now there are some weeks when pre-chopped veggies and a rotisserie chicken are the only things between us and five nights of Chipotle.

Parents are busy. For some of us, figuring out how to get dinner on the table is a daily struggle. So I reached out to food experts, parents and nutritionists for help. Here is some of their (and my) best advice for making weeknight meals happen.

"O Canada," the national anthem of our neighbors up north, comes in two official versions — English and French. They share a melody, but differ in meaning.

Let the record show: neither version of those lyrics contains the phrase "all lives matter."

But at the 2016 All-Star Game, the song got an unexpected edit.

At Petco Park in San Diego, one member of the Canadian singing group The Tenors — by himself, according to the other members of the group — revised the anthem.

School's out, and a lot of parents are getting through the long summer days with extra helpings of digital devices.

How should we feel about that?

Police in Baton Rouge say they have arrested three people who stole guns with the goal of killing police officers. They are still looking for a fourth suspect in the alleged plot, NPR's Greg Allen reports.

"Police say the thefts were at a Baton Rouge pawn shop early Saturday morning," Greg says. "One person was arrested at the scene. Since then, two others have been arrested and six of the eight stolen handguns have been recovered. Police are still looking for one other man."

A 13-year-old boy is among those arrested, Greg says.

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After an international tribunal invalidated Beijing's claims to the South China Sea, Chinese authorities have declared in no uncertain terms that they will be ignoring the ruling.

The Philippines brought the case to the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague, objecting to China's claims to maritime rights in the disputed waters. The tribunal agreed that China had no legal authority to claim the waters and was infringing on the sovereign rights of the Philippines.

Donald Trump is firing back at Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg after she disparaged him in several media interviews. He tweeted late Tuesday that she "has embarrassed all" with her "very dumb political statements" about the candidate. Trump ended his tweet with "Her mind is shot - resign!":

Donald Trump wrapped up his public tryout of potential vice presidential candidates in Indiana Tuesday night with Gov. Mike Pence giving the final audition.

The Indiana governor's stock as Trump's possible running mate is believed to be on the rise, with New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and former House Speaker Newt Gingrich also atop the list. Sources tell NPR the presumptive GOP presidential nominee is close to making a decision, which he's widely expected to announce by Friday.


Before Olympics, U.S. Basketball Gives Itself Hard Tests; Spain Awaits

Jul 23, 2012

The U.S. Olympic basketball team narrowly beat Argentina late Sunday, 86-80, as the two teams prepare for the start of the London Games Friday. The tight score came despite a fast start for the U.S. squad, who were dressed in throwback uniforms inspired by the 1992 Dream Team.

The Americans raced to a 31-16 lead early on, but they were only 4 points ahead late in the game, and pulled away thanks to three-pointers by Kevin Durant and Chris Paul — who posted a photo of his uniform on Instagram.

The Dream Team uniforms referred to a time when basketball was firmly America's sport — and to the 1992 Summer Olympics, which were hosted by Barcelona, site of Sunday's game. The score — and the bout of handwringing it set off — proved that a roster of U.S. NBA stars such as Durant, Paul, Kobe Bryant, and LeBron James no longer guarantees an easy win.

Argentina was led by Manu Ginobili, who had 23 points, and NBA veterans Carlos Delfino and Luis Scola.

The game, which followed an 80-69 win over Brazil, prompted some to point out the U.S. team's problems. Bleacher Report says the team's weakness is its lack of size — and the possibility that big men such as Tyson Chandler might get into foul trouble.

Others say that with its famed "seven starters," the squad struggles to be a true team, while facing national teams whose players have developed a battle-tested chemistry.

I'm not sure what the U.S. team will wear Tuesday, when it faces Spain in a final warmup before heading to London. But the game, which will be played in Barcelona, pits them against world-class talent, including Pau Gasol and his brother Marc, along with Serge Ibaka of the Oklahoma City Thunder.

Many are predicting that the two teams will meet again — in the Olympics final. The Americans beat Spain to win gold in Beijing, 118-107.

As USA Basketball announced on its Facebook page, "The game, a match-up of FIBA's #1 and #2 world powers, is sold-out and will be televised 4:30 p.m. EDT live on ESPN2. Could this be a preview of the Olympic gold medal game?"

ESPN says the U.S.-Spain game will also be available on ESPN2, ESPN3, WatchESPN, and ESPN Mobile TV — which might come off as a random list of acronyms, or a nice surprise for you, if you happen to subscribe to one of those outlets.

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