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.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 11:40amStories from this broadcast: Study Links Casual Pot Use With Brain Abnormalities; Colorado High School Offers Treatment To Drug Users; Slow Start To Spring Housing Market; ER Doctor Looks Back A Year After Marathon Bombing; DJ Sessions: Blurring The Lines Between Rock, Jazz And Classical
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 10:30amStories from this broadcast: Many Missing And Feared Dead After South Korean Ferry Sinks; Tensions Build In San Francisco Amid Tech Boom; Marathon Training During Passover? Oy Vey!; SAT Releases Preview Of New Test Questions; Regulators Target Party Buses After Fatalities; Death Of Popular Hawk Highlights Concerns Over Rat Poison
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 11:13amStories from this broadcast: Boston Marks Marathon Bombing Anniversary; Chelsea Manning Named Marshal Of Gay Pride Parade; The Problem With U.S. Tax Policies; Tensions Grow In Eastern Ukraine As President Initiates ‘Military Operation’; Amid Strong Emotions, Boston Prepares For Upcoming Marathon; 4 Lamb Recipes, Plus Lamb Cooking Tips
Monday, April 14, 2014 12:06pmStories from this broadcast: White Supremacist Jailed In Jewish Center Shooting; Lessons For News Media After Marathon Bombings; What’s Behind The Nasdaq Biotech Sell-Off; Development Forces Out Pronghorn Antelope; ‘Blood Moon’ Begins Series Of Lunar Eclipses; How To Start Conversations With Total Strangers
Monday, April 14, 2014 10:33amStories from this broadcast: Ukrainian Jews Celebrate Passover Amid Crisis; Marathon Bombing Survivor Loses Limbs But Finds New Life; As Rare Book Prices Rise, Book Scouts Profit; Robotic Submarine Takes Over Search For Missing Malaysian Plane; Steinbeck’s ‘The Grapes Of Wrath’ Marks 75th Anniversary