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Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Music From The Show

  • Iron and Wine, “Peace Beneath the City”
  • William Onyeabar, “Body and Soul”
  • The Civil Wars, “C’est La Mort”
  • Anoushka Shankhar and Norah Jones, “Traces of You”
  • Teen Daze, “Autumnal”
  • Herbie Hancock, “Watermelon Man”
  • Wes Montgomery, “Besame Mucho”
  • Daft Punk, “Something About Us”
  • PLS PLS, “Necking In Cars”
  • Laura Veirs, “Sun Song”
  • Pancho Sanchez, “Cantaloupe Island”
  • The Cults, “High Road”
  • RJD2, “Just Love Me”
  • Glenn Frey, “The Heat is On.”
  • Vince Guaraldi Trio, “Great Pumpkin Waltz”

Robin and Jeremy

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

November 24 25 Comments

Jose Antonio Vargas May Soon Become Documented Immigrant

The activist and journalist is one of the undocumented immigrants expected to receive protection from deportation.

November 24 7 Comments

Doctor: Hard-To-Abuse Painkillers Won’t Fix Overdose Crisis

There's a question of whether the new technology of addictive painkillers will help stem the epidemic or help fuel it.

November 21 5 Comments

Students Protest University Of California Tuition Hikes

In spite of protests on University of California campuses, the board voted to hike tuitions by about 5 percent every year for the next five years.

November 20 3 Comments

The Man Behind ‘Mockingjay’

Francis Lawrence describes the rewards and challenges of bringing "The Hunger Games" books to the screen.