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Thursday January 11, 2007

Reaction to Bush’s Iraq Speech

Condoleeza Rice and Robert Gates are on Capitol Hill, where the topic is Iraq. And we look back at President Bush’s speech outlining his plan for more troops in Iraq.

A Woman for Harvard

Harvard University is searching for a president. We look at some of the candidates for the job and ask, “What if Harvard has a woman at the helm?”

Sports Update

The world of sports with Only A Game’s Bill Littlefield.

Viva Las Vegas!

Las Vegas loves Elvis. Here & Now’s Karyn Miller-Medzon ran the Las Vegas Marathon and found lots of Elvis’s running with her. And show girls, too.

Robin and Jeremy

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

November 19 7 Comments

New Film Revisits The Jerry Sandusky Sex Abuse Case

The Penn State assistant football coach will likely spend the rest of his life in prison, but that's not the end of the story.

November 19 194 Comments

Without Slavery, Would The U.S. Be The Leading Economic Power?

Edward Baptist argues in his new book that slavery was integral to establishing the America as a world economic power.

November 18 3 Comments

Outspoken Olympic Runner Nick Symmonds Pens Memoir

The track star has won his share of races, but he often gets as much attention for what he does off the track as what he does on it.

November 18 37 Comments

Texting And Driving: Are We Powerless To Change Our Ways?

A new book by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Matt Richtel chronicles the groundbreaking case of Reggie Shaw.