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, December 6, 2013 12:55pmStories from this broadcast: US Unemployment Rate Falls To 5-Year Low; Pope Forms Commission To Advise On Sex Abuse; Former President Of Ireland Remembers Nelson Mandela; Budget Deal May Be On The Horizon; Fukushima Clean-Up: So Far So Good; In Prison With Nelson Mandela
Friday, December 6, 2013 12:54pmStories from this broadcast: The Legacy Of Nelson Mandela; The Minimum Wage In A Low-Wage Economy; Ice Storm Sweeps Southern Plains And Ohio Valley; Soccer Championship May Be Coldest In MLS History
Thursday, December 5, 2013 12:24pmStories from this broadcast: Two Universities Struggle To Contain Meningitis Outbreaks; Industry Expert: After Newtown, Guns Easier To Own In Some States; China Mobile And Apple Sign iPhone Deal; Illinois Pension Debate Expected To Move To Courts; A Cappella Fans Cheer Return Of ‘The Sing-Off’
Thursday, December 5, 2013 11:15amStories from this broadcast: ‘Tough’ Volcker Rule Coming Next Week; Martin Bashir Resigns From MSNBC After Palin Comment; Reporter’s Notebook: On The Road With Secretaries Of State; Ford Debuts New Mustang For 50th Anniversary; Jell-O And Lasers: A New Way To Study Bacteria; DJ Sessions: Eclectic Jazz From New Hampshire
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 11:53amStories from this broadcast: Crews Try To Rescue Stranded Pod Of Whales; Listeners Share Their Health Exchange Experiences; Vietnam Vet, 71, Working As Contractor In Afghanistan; Study: ‘Uptalk’ Spreads From Valley Girls To Young Men; New Bombs Pose New Threat; NPR’s Planet Money Follows The Life Of A T-Shirt; Miami Gears Up For Art Basel