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, July 25, 2014 11:39amStories from this broadcast: Crisis On The Border Comes To The White House; Ebola Epidemic Strikes Top Health Worker; N.C. Town Reinvents Itself As Biotech Hub; NYC Approves Building With Separate Entrance For Lower Income Residents; The Best And Worst Companies To Retire From; Market Basket Employees Protest Labor Changes; As Market Basket Store Shelves Empty, Online Presence Grows
Friday, July 25, 2014 11:39amStories from this broadcast: News Roundtable: From Immigration To Israel/Gaza Crisis; Immigrant Gives Up American Dream For New Dream In Mexico; Weird Al Tops Billboard Album Chart; Annual Costume Craziness Begins At San Diego's Comic Con; What The Latest Corporate Earnings Say About The Economy; ER Physician Documents ‘Lost Underground’ of WWI
Thursday, July 24, 2014 4:21pmStories from this broadcast: Facebook Reports Surging Profits; Why Don’t We Eat Our Own Fish?; Veterans Say Suicide Is Their Top Concern; Good Movies You Might Have Missed
Thursday, July 24, 2014 11:14amStories from this broadcast: Controversy Over Two-Hour Execution In Arizona; A Frustrated Young Immigrant Returns To Mexico; District Profile: Wealthy Democrat Takes On Republican Incumbent In New York’s 19th; Simpsons Fans Gear Up For ‘Simpsons World’; Former NFL Coach’s Comment On Michael Sam Stirs Controversy; Hillary Clinton Says ‘The Reset Worked’ With Russia; Federal Health Insurance Exchange Activity Remains High; Modern-Day Amelia Earhart Circumnavigates The Globe
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 11:54amStories from this broadcast: Obama Declares Washington Wildfire Emergency; Salary Gag Rules Are Illegal, But Still Widespread; Effects Of Child Abuse And Neglect On The Brain; And The Leaders In Innovation Are…; Foreign Policy Challenges Pile Up For Kerry; New California Football Law Tackles Brain Injuries Head-On; Commonwealth Games Begin