People of Northwest Public Radio
Here and Now
Here! Now! In the moment! Paddling in the middle of a fast moving stream of news and information. Here & Now is Public Radio’s daily news magazine, bringing you the news that breaks after Morning Edition and before All Things Considered.
Host Robin Young is a whirlwind of energy, with years of experience anchoring programs but also gathering news and producing. Some of the finest reporters in the world also contribute show. David Leonhardt of the New York Times explains the latest from Wall Street, Gail Chaddock of the Christian Science Monitor reports from the halls of Congress, and Borzou Daragahi of the Los Angeles Times or John Burns from the New York Times give a clear-eyed views from whatever war-torn city they are in.
In addition to news, the show fills out everyday with the arts — music, theater, film, food, sports, and interviews with guests from all walks of life.
Friday, March 6, 2015 10:06amStories from this broadcast: Unemployment Rate Drops To 5.5 Percent; Boston Marathon Bombing Trial Ends Week One; Selma's 'Bloody Sunday' Resonates 50 Years Later; A New Dawn: NASA Spacecraft Reaches Ceres; The First Drone Film Festival; How Safe Are U.S. Diplomats?
Thursday, March 5, 2015 11:24amStories from this broadcast: McDonalds To Phase Out Chicken Raised With Antibiotics; The Fight Against Illegal Logging On Behalf Of Butterflies; 'Marigold Hotel' Director Had No Reservations About A Sequel; Costco Will Divorce Amex For Visa In 2016; 4 Recipes For Beet Lovers
Thursday, March 5, 2015 10:06amStories from this broadcast: Sectarian Divide Clouds Fight For Tikrit; Increase In Military Spending Makes China's Neighbor's Uneasy; Will Social Security Still Be Around When I Retire?; It's Almost Time For March Madness; DJ Sessions: Funk, Electronica And Dolly Parton; Amateur Astronomers Can Make Significant Contributions
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 11:16amStories from this broadcast: Boehner Not The First House Speaker To Face Rebellion; Tension Grows Between U.S. And Venezuela; Target To Lay Off Thousands, Restructure; Smarter Robots In The Works; Mobile Gaming Prepares To Overtake Traditional Video Games; 70 Years After Hitler's Death, Germany To Republish 'Mein Kampf'
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 10:10amStories from this broadcast: Ferguson Reacts To Scathing Justice Department Report; Some Homeless Advocates Question 'Rapid Re-Housing' Program; Social Security: How To Get What's Yours; FDA Says 'Low-T' Drugs May Lead To Heart Disease And Stroke; 'With Malice Toward None': Lincoln's Second Inaugural Address; As An Activist, How Do You Cover Immigration As A Journalist?