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Rundown for October 26, 2012
12:06 PM EST 3 Comments

Texas To Election Observers: Don’t Mess With Us

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott is threatening to prosecute any voting monitors who come within 100 feet of a polling place.

12:15 PM EST 2 Comments

Fungal Meningitis Outbreak Is Uncharted Territory For Doctors

The black mold that has infected hundreds of patients has never before been known to cause meningitis. It’s hard to diagnose and requires months of potentially risky treatment.

12:35 PM EST Comment

Super Storm Threatens Northeast

The pre-Halloween hybrid weather monster that forecasters call “Frankenstorm” is looking more ominous by the hour for the East Coast.

12:40 PM EST Comment

Going After Terror Targets Beyond The Reach Of Drones

The Obama Administration is developing a new blueprint for targeting terrorists around the world.

12:50 PM EST Comment

The Minds Behind ‘The Sessions’

The critically acclaimed film ‘The Sessions’ tells the real-life story of journalist and poet Mark O’Brien, who was paralyzed in both his arms and legs, due to polio.

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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.