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 7, 2014 11:43amStories from this broadcast: Ukrainian Standoff Continues; A Love/Hate Relationship With Teach For America; College Board Enlists Khan Academy To Help Level SAT Playing Field; WHO Urges People To Limit Sugar Intake; Sexual Assault Trial Of Army General Begins; The Father Of Bitcoin Revealed?
Thursday, March 6, 2014 12:23pmStories from this broadcast: Can Diplomacy End The Ukrainian Crisis?; U.S. Partisans Blame Political Opponents For Crisis In Ukraine; Are Parents Obligated to Pay For College?; Facebook, Instagram Regulate Gun Sales; Soda Can Solar Furnace Helps Cut Heating Bills; BatKid’s Oscars Appearance Canceled; Historian: Pay More Attention To The Midwest
Thursday, March 6, 2014 11:13amStories from this broadcast: Potential 2016 GOP Nominees Speak At CPAC
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 12:01pmStories from this broadcast: Ukrainian-Americans Offer Support To Those Back Home; From Toilet To Tap: City Officials Say Get Used To Drinking Recycled Water; Bitcoin Bank Flexcoin Collapses After Hack Attack; The Good And Bad Of Terrible Traffic; The Girl Who Inspired ‘The Fault In Our Stars’ And A Network Of Friends
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 10:51amStories from this broadcast: Russia And Europe’s Mutual Dependency On Natural Gas; China Increases Military Budget By 12.2 Percent; Los Angeles To Restrict E-Cigarette Use; Tea Party Influence Uncertain After Texas Primary Races