An in-depth roundup of the latest news, along with reports, analysis, and commentaries from NPR and Capital Public Radio News. Hosted locally by Donna Apidone with statewide and regional news anchored by Steve Milne.
Businesses will soon be using more drones to fly over crops, inspect bridges and photograph homes as the federal government implements new rules to allow for commercial operations of the small, unmanned aircraft. Those regulations will have an impact on how media organizations can use drones in news and documentary coverage.
A study in "The Lancet" medical journal shows a teenage pregnancy prevention program involving a baby simulator did not appear to have any long-term effect on reducing the risk of teenage pregnancy. Renee Montagne talks to Sally Brinkman, lead author of the decade-long study that followed 2,800 teens.
NPR and member stations are examining how presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump view America's role in the world. The project is called A Nation Engaged. David Greene talks to Pulitzer Prize-winning author Joby Warrick about what the candidates will face when it comes to ISIS, and as president, what they might do.