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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One sheriff defends programs that give military equipment to local police, Monday on NPR's Here & Now.

 

Legal Battle Could Prevent Opening Of Popular Utah Ski Mountain
The dispute raises the possibility that Park City could be facing a season without an operational mountain.
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As Kurdish Troops Fight Islamic Militants, Kurdish Media Goes Global
One Iraqi Kurdish journalist says the media should take some credit for the world turning its attention to a once-ignored people.
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Yellen's Signals On Interest Rates Still Unclear
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen spoke in Wyoming, today and offered no clear sign the Fed would raise interest rates this year.
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Hip Hop Community Responds To Ferguson
Lauryn Hill's song "Black Rage" is one of several released in response to the shooting and protests in Ferguson.
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L.A. Considers Cash Prizes To Combat Dismal Voter Turnout
The city's ethics commission has supported a plan to use a random drawing to reward people who come to the ballot box.
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Travel Restrictions Tightened Amid Ebola Fears
Countries continue to impose travel restrictions, even though the World Health Organization has not recommended them.
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Aspiring Opera Singer Mines For 'Bering Sea Gold'
In the annals of scary jobs, Emily Riedel's must be near the top. The 26-year-old is captain of a boat looking for gold at the bottom of an icy Alaska sea.
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New Restrictions On Hydrocodone To Take Effect
Hundreds of medicines contain hydrocodone, the addictive painkiller that has grown into the most widely prescribed drug in the U.S.
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From Steel To Beer: Revitalizing Pennsylvania
People are hoping that one of America’s oldest industries can help revitalize some of the state’s post-industrial downtowns.
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Supporters Of Haiti's Former President Try To Block His Arrest
Jean-Bertrand Aristide, who returned to Haiti in 2011 after years of exile, is accused of corruption and drug trafficking.
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