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, March 25, 2015 11:10amStories from this broadcast: Indiana Governor To Sign Controversial 'Religious Freedom' Bill; Kraft And Heinz To Merge, Bringing Together Prominent American Brands; From The Battle Field To The Farm Field; Manatee Count Is Up And How Dogs Helped Take Neanderthals Down; U.S. Universities Accept Record Number of Foreign Students; Giving Up The Concert Stage To Teach; A Crisis In Slow Motion: California Enters Fourth Year Of Drought
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 10:18amStories from this broadcast: Talks Set To Resume On Iran's Nuclear Program; Concerns About Nuclear Weapons Go Beyond Iran; The College You Go To May Not Matter As Much As You Think; DJ Sessions: Opera Greats Past And Present; With New App, StoryCorps Hopes To 'Collect The Wisdom Of Humanity'
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 11:48amStories from this broadcast: French Official: No Survivors In Alps Plane Crash; Researchers Say Global Warming Is Slowing Ocean Currents; Angelina Jolie Goes Public With Second Preventive Cancer Surgery; Retired Detroit Firefighters Battle Cancer And Medicals Bills; Americans' Love Of Diet Soda Fizzing Out; Britain's 'Greatest Complainer' Doesn't Get Mad, He Gets Even; James Corden Is The New Face of 'The Late Late Show'
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 10:04amStories from this broadcast: Afghan President Meets With President Obama; Proposed Natural Gas Liquids Pipeline In Kentucky Raises Concerns; Flushable Wipes Wiping Out Sewer Systems; Supreme Court To Hear Case On Power Plant Emission Standards; Astorphysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson Joins Late Night Lineup; Meerkat — Not The Furry Animal — Is The Latest Social Media Obsession
Monday, March 23, 2015 11:10amStories from this broadcast: Ted Cruz Officially Announces Presidential Candidacy; Interweaving Family History With Healthy Soul Food; China's Top Weather Official Warns Of Climate Change Risks; Redesigned PSAT Shifts Preparation Efforts For High School Students; U.S. Skaters Aim For Gold At Worlds