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Rundown for September 3, 2012
12:15 PM EDT 2 Comments

Observing The Workplace — On The Big Screen

Over the years, the workplace has been a rich source of material for filmmakers.

12:35 PM EDT 2 Comments

Obama May Propose New Ways To Restrain Iran

Even though international relations didn’t occupy much of the agenda at last week’s Republican National Convention, President Obama is facing a key foreign policy decision that could become a political football in the weeks ahead.

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From Protests To Politics: Setting The Scene For The DNC

Charlotte, North Carolina is hosting the DNC this week. We get a report on protests preceding the convention, and Robin joins us from Charlotte to look at what’s coming up politically.

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General Motors Or Government Motors?

Critics of the Obama administration’s rescue of Detroit have taken to calling General Motors, “Government Motors.” But three years after it almost failed, how is GM doing?

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Why You Probably Didn’t Get Through Your Summer Reading List

How many books did you read this summer? According to one bibliophile, probably not as many as you planned.

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Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson host Here & Now, a live two-hour production of NPR and WBUR Boston.

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Introducing A New Here & Now Website

Coming June 9, 2016, Here & Now listeners and visitors will experience our stories and journalism online in a whole new way.

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Teenagers Create Impromptu Exhibit At San Francisco Museum Of Modern Art

As the pair toured the museum, they wondered if they could do better. So 16-year-old Kevin Nguyen decided to get creative.

June 3 3 Comments

‘Silver Linings Playbook’ Author Explores Conformity, Mental Health In New Teen Novel

Matthew Quick published his fourth young adult book, "Every Exquisite Thing," this week.

June 2 13 Comments

Do Meal Kits Provide Great Taste Along With Convenience?

Resident chef Kathy Gunst tested a multitude of meal kits, and gives co-host Jeremy Hobson the inside scoop.