Coming June 9, 2016, Here & Now listeners and visitors will experience our stories and journalism online in a whole new way.
An unusually powerful late-season storm system brought damaging winds and tornadoes to 12 states yesterday, from Missouri to western New York. Illinois was hit hardest.
The devastation in the Philippines means that many churches that were not damaged have been filled with survivors praying for those who were lost.
The public feud between Dick Cheney’s daughters is both personal and political. Mary Cheney and her wife say Liz Cheney, a U.S. Senate candidate, is on the wrong side of history.
The leader of one of Syria’s most prominent rebel units died early today from wounds sustained during a strike by government troops last week.
As he does every week, Stephen Thompson has a new song for us. This time, it’s an old song that features new voices, featured in the Coen brothers’ new film, “Inside Llewyn Davis.”
As the U.N. Climate Change Conference in Warsaw enters its second week, we check in with a youth delegate who is among those fasting in solidarity with a Filipino negotiator.
Bullying is considered a destructive and aggressive behavior. But does it serve a purpose? We speak with an expert who says bullying is a way to gain social capital.
Percussionist and composer Keith Terry started as a drummer in a jazz band, but one day he realized, “I could displace everything I was playing on the drums onto my body.”
Two Boston-based cardiologists have spotted flaws in the new online calculator for assessing who needs to be treated with cholesterol-reducing statin drugs.
Among the biggest ‘what ifs’ of the Kennedy assassination is what would have happened regarding the Vietnam War. The war escalated under Kennedy’s successor.
The U.S. military budget is about to take a huge hit, unless Congress takes action to lift the ongoing sequester. The automatic cuts are set to take effect in January.
The FDA is taking steps to further reduce trans fats in processed foods. We take a look at why it took so long to admit the risks of trans fats, and what it may deem unsafe next.
Acclaimed Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki’s new film “The Wind Rises” has proved controversial in Japan, and opens briefly in the U.S. this month to qualify for an Oscar nomination.
They say a dog is man’s best friend, but don’t tell that to Jermaine. Jermaine’s best friend is his blind brother Jeffrey. The puppies have drawn attention because of a picture that’s gone viral.
From Cat Power to Crosspulse Percussion Ensemble.