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.
Thursday, November 20, 2014 12:23pmStories from this broadcast: Republicans Push Back On Immigration, As Activists Push White House To Go Farther; Irbil On Edge After Suicide Attack; Are We Making Pop Music More Bland?; NBA’s First Openly Gay Player Retires; Anger, Protests Grow Over Mexico’s 43 Missing Students; Legendary Director Mike Nichols Dies At 83
Thursday, November 20, 2014 11:14amStories from this broadcast: Republican Response to Obama's Expected Immigration Actions; Processing Immigrants Slows At Family Detention Center; More Companies Selling Antibiotic-Free Meats; Iraq War Vet Wins National Book Award For Fiction; With Several Dead, Buffalo Struggles With Massive Snowfall; With Open Enrollment Underway, Colorado Targets Uninsured; The Man Behind ‘Mockingjay’
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 11:54amStories from this broadcast: Nebraska Mayor: Executive Action On Immigration Would ‘Frustrate’ Some; Buffalo Grapples With Record Snowfall; New Film Revisits The Jerry Sandusky Sex Abuse Case; Coming Soon On JetBlue: Less Legroom, More Baggage Fees; ISIS Advertises For Oil Industry Managers; West Virginia's Rivers May Be Wild, But Fewer People Know About Them
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 10:44amStories from this broadcast: New York Dealing With Massive Snow; Storm Looming; Without Slavery, Would The U.S. Be The Leading Economic Power?; An 8-Year Car Loan Can Come Back To Haunt You; How Media Companies Are Responding To The Bill Cosby Rape Allegations; DJ Sessions: Bands And Songs In Rebirth
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 12:34pmStories from this broadcast: Passing The Keystone XL: Is it A Solution, Or Symbolic?; Ferguson Grand Jury Nears Decision; Parents With Unusual Hours Seek Out ‘Extreme’ Day Care; Time Square’s Largest And Most Expensive Digital Billboard; Cholesterol Drug Vytorin Found To Lower Heart Risk; Record-Breaking Cold Sweeps The U.S.; Outspoken Olympic Runner Nick Symmonds Pens Memoir