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, April 24, 2015 10:30amStories from this broadcast: Amid Listeria Outbreak, FDA Official Points To Underfunded Law; Should The Ban On U.S. Oil Exports Be Lifted?; Week In 2016 Politics Focuses On Bush, Clinton Money Issues; Young Armenian Composer Looks To Past, Future; Russell Crowe Taps History To Make 'The Water Diviner'; 25 Years Later, What's Next For Hubble?
Thursday, April 23, 2015 11:16amStories from this broadcast: Police Shooting Of Tamir Rice Still An Open Wound In Cleveland; Iconic Images From Rock And Roll Photographer Henry Diltz; Texas House Committee Passes Bill Opposing Same-Sex Marriage; Proposal To Close Loophole Looks At Who Is A Farmer; Social Media Buzz: From Senate Cook To Jamaican Dance Halls; 'Full House' Is Latest Old TV Hit To Be Revived
Thursday, April 23, 2015 10:18amStories from this broadcast: Obama Expresses 'Profound Regret' For Hostages Killed In Drone Strike; Chicago's Art Institute Receives $500 Million Art Donation; Water Management Lessons From Australia's 17-Year Drought; More Questions Than Answers After Emergency Landing; DJ Sessions: New Sounds From Canada To Sweden; Judge Approves NFL Concussion Settlement
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 11:22amStories from this broadcast: Democrats Battle Over Obama's Trade Initiatives; 'Stop-And-Frisk' Likely To Change Under Next Philly Mayor; Migrant Deaths In The Mediterranean: Why It's Gotten Worse; Who Are The Mediterranean Migrant Smugglers?; Financial Stories In Court: Flash Trader And AIG; Judy Clarke: Marathon Bomber's High-Profile Lawyer; India's Tiny Community Of Wild Asian Lions
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 10:06amStories from this broadcast: Geologists Link Oklahoma Earthquakes To Fracking Waste Disposal; To Beat Traffic, San Francisco's I-80 Is Getting 'Smarter,' Not Bigger; Saving Food Scraps From The Trash To Make Better Meals; Uber CPO: Don't Just Talk to Strangers, Split An Uber; '60 Minutes' Footage Of Sarin Gas Attack Prompts Questions About Graphic Images; American Woman Hopes To Summit Everest Without Oxygen Canisters