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, October 22, 2014 11:54amStories from this broadcast: Reporter’s Notebook: Back From Monrovia; How Ben Bradlee Re-Shaped America’s Newspapers; Hoping For Turnaround, Target Offers Free Shipping; Colorado Backs Away From Pot Edibles Ban; How Do You Judge A Secretary Of State?
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 10:43amStories from this broadcast: Shots Ring Out At Canada’s Parliament; Senate Tracker: A Race To Fill A Seat In Iowa; Social Security Benefits To Go Up By 1.7 Percent; Official Autopsy Of Michael Brown Shows Teen Was Shot At Close Range; Going Inside The Mind Of Serial Killers; Cult Classic ‘Death Bed: The Bed that Eats’ Moves To The Stage
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 12:35pmStories from this broadcast: Millions Of Cars Recalled For Possible Exploding Air Bag; Are Airlines Doing Enough To Protect Cleaning Staff From Ebola?; China’s Economic Growth Falters; Politicians And Populace Face Off In Hong Kong; ‘Pee-Wee’s Playhouse’ Is Out On Blu-Ray; The Case For A U.S. Surgeon General During Ebola Outbreak; DJ Sessions: Vivaldi To Scarlatti
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 11:23amStories from this broadcast: A Closer Look At Governor’s Races In Kansas, Colorado, Connecticut; Louisiana Gov. Issues Executive Order To Better Protect Rape Survivors; Critical Care Nurse Writes Open Letter To Ebola Nurse; An E-Reader That ‘Beats Hardcovers’?; Jill Abramson Announces Plans For News Startup; Jim Gaffigan’s Love Affair With Food
Monday, October 20, 2014 6:04pmStories from this broadcast: Week In Politics: Midterm Elections Approach, Texas Voter ID Law Stands; Heroin Use On The Rise In North Carolina; Holiday Retail Sales Projected To Be High; HGTV Is A Hit With Affluent Women Viewers; Alternate Routes: Lasting Impressions From The Road; Comet Narrowly Passes Mars, NASA Orbiters