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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A new HBO film that tells the story of a couple who let their baby starve to death while they played a computer game and got almost no jail time, Monday on NPR's Here & Now.

 

As Market Basket Store Shelves Empty, Online Presence Grows
WBUR's Curt Nickisch has the strange story of the $4 billion grocery store chain and the lone shopper who stepped into its online void.
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Market Basket Employees Protest Labor Changes
The grocery store's 25,000 employees don't have a problem with their own working conditions; rather, they want their ousted CEO back.
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The Best And Worst Companies To Retire From
Michael Regan explains why Facebook and Whole Foods are near the bottom of Bloomberg's rankings of companies' retirement benefits.
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NYC Approves Building With Separate Entrance For Lower Income Residents
Riverside South will not be the first building in the city with separate entrances, but the decision has sparked outrage.
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N.C. Town Reinvents Itself As Biotech Hub
Even though Kannapolis saw the largest single layoff in North Carolina history, it didn't go the way of Detroit or Camden. Here's why.
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Ebola Epidemic Strikes Top Health Worker
NPR's Jason Beaubien just returned from Sierra Leone, which along with Guinea and Liberia is suffering from the worst ever Ebola outbreak.
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Crisis On The Border Comes To The White House
President Obama meets today with leaders from Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador to discuss the immigration issue.
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ER Physician Documents 'Lost Underground' Of WWI
Soldiers carved artwork into the walls of vast quarry systems beneath the trenches that defined the war.
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What The Latest Corporate Earnings Say About The Economy
We take a look at which industries and sectors are doing well and which are not - and what that says about the U.S. economy.
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Annual Costume Craziness Begins At San Diego’s Comic Con
It’s that time of year again. San Diego is overrun with fans of all types, dressed up and ready to celebrate their obsessions at Comic-Con.
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