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, April 23, 2014 11:33amStories from this broadcast: U.S. Troops Begin Military Exercises In Eastern Europe; Nashville Rapid Transit Project Stymied By Americans For Prosperity; Supreme Court Takes Middle Ground On Restitution For Victims Of Child Porn; Cloud Computing: What And Where Is It?; May The Best Barista Win; DJ Sessions: From Europe, With Love
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 10:23amStories from this broadcast: Sherpas Walk Out From Everest Base Camp; Kenyan Author On Love, Writing And Being Openly Gay In Africa; Authorities: Drug Ring Targeted Top Schools; Big Pharma Deals Could Reshape Drug Industry; Happy 450th Birthday, Shakespeare; How To Delete Your MySpace – Even Without Your Login; Colbert Appears As Himself On Letterman
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 12:13pmStories from this broadcast: Aereo Supreme Court Case Will Shape Future Of TV; Netflix Slams Planned Comcast-Time Warner Merger; North Korea Steps Up Nuclear Activity Ahead Of Obama Visit; What Do We Have To Teach Plato?
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 11:03amStories from this broadcast: Supreme Court Upholds Affirmative Action Ban; Is Kentucky Ready For A Muslim Senator?; Called ‘Deporter-In-Chief,’ Obama Weighs Deportation Changes; Powerful Painkiller Moxduo Up For FDA Approval; America’s Largest Reservoir Keeps Shrinking; Children’s Literature: Apartheid Or Just A General Lack of Color?
Monday, April 21, 2014 5:33pmStories from this broadcast: Vice President Biden Travels To Ukraine; ‘Wait Wait’ Host Peter Sagal Runs Boston Marathon As Guide; Investors Pour $450 Million Into Airbnb; South Korean President Condemns Captain Of Sunken Ferry; Song Of The Week: ‘Animals’; Remembering Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter