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Thursday, September 6, 2012

Charlotte Restaurant Offers Homeless A Meal, A Job And Faith

We came across a trendy restaurant in Charlotte that raises questions about separation of church and state and the role of government in charities. It’s called The King’s Kitchen and serves up Southern comfort food from pan-fried chicken to creamed corn.

Guest:

  • Jim Noble, Southern chef and owner of The King’s Kitchen

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Robin and Jeremy

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

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How Athletes Are Getting ‘Faster, Higher, Stronger’

Mark McClusky says for elite athletes today, pushing boundaries and breaking records is all about "the aggregation of marginal gains."

October 30 11 Comments

A Computer Model Forecasts Ebola’s Future Path

With the virus in Africa, the U.S. and Europe, experts have created a computer model to predict where it could go next.

October 29 Comment

Reporter Crosses Into Syria To Tell Stories Of Fighters

Holly Williams of CBS discusses some of the people she's interviewed, including women soldiers on the frontlines.

October 29 9 Comments

How Far Have We Come Since The Financial Crisis?

Or are we already going backwards? We ask Michael Lewis, author of books including "Flash Boys" and "Liar's Poker."