Here & 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.

10 a.m.  Monday - Friday

A gifted journalist, Robin Young is a superb interviewer and versatile host who can go deep on the Syria crisis and then pivot to heartfelt, probing human interviews. She’s a Peabody Award-winning documentary filmmaker, and has been at the helm of Here & Now for a decade. Co-host Jeremy Hobson joins Here & Now from his role hosting the Marketplace Morning Report. Adept at taking complex news and making it comprehensible and engaging for listeners, Jeremy will be an equal partner with Robin Young, bringing his trademark candor and energy to the program.

Here & Now is a co-production between NPR and WBUR.

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Here & Now has the news you rely on in the middle of your day, from WBUR Boston and NPR.

 

Man Dead After Officer-Involved Shooting In St. Louis
Authorities say the man was shot by police after brandishing a knife at officers, a few miles away from Ferguson, Missouri.
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How Flight Changed The World - And What Might Be Next
Today is National Aviation Day, the date chosen in part because it's the birthday of Orville Wright, who flew the very first airplane in 1903.
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California Tries To Lure Film Industry Back Home
A bill is moving through the state legislature that would quadruple the amount of tax incentives available to TV and movie makers.
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Home Construction Jumps, Even As Housing Market Cools
Cardiff Garcia of the Financial Times discusses the forces driving the housing ups and downs.
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British MP Say Iraq's Future Is Up To Iraqis
Rory Stewart, who served as a provincial governor in Iraq during the war, believes the West is partly to blame for the situation in Iraq today.
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Report: Lax Safety Culture Contributed To Worst Rail Disaster In Canada’s History
A year after the train derailment and explosion that killed 47 people in Lac-Mégantic, Quebec, a new report highlights what went wrong.
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Another Night Of Protests, Arrests In Ferguson
Two people were shot, reportedly not by the police, and 31 people were arrested during another night of protests in the St. Louis suburb.
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Remembering Iconic TV Announcer Don Pardo
We listen back to Susan Stamberg's 1994 conversation with Don Pardo about his long and illustrious career.
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Unscratchable Screen Tops List Of iPhone Rumors
Today is the beginning of what is, unofficially, new smartphone launch month. Apple is set to release its new iPhone on Sept. 9.
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Conservationists Urge Action As African Elephants Reach Tipping Point
A study out this week says more African elephants are being killed each year than are being born.


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