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Bill Kirchen On Mountain Stage

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:21:59 -0400

Hear the rock-a-billy legend bring swinging Western sounds to his fifth appearance on Mountain Stage.

Top Global Cities Face Increased Risk Of A Real Estate Bubble

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:03:32 -0400

Toronto leads this year's UBS Wealth Management list as the city with the biggest housing bubble risk. Real estate in several U.S. cities, including New York and Boston, is considered fair value.

Federal Judge In Hawaii Blocks Trump's Third Attempt At Travel Ban

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 15:23:00 -0400

President Trump's third executive order restricting travel from some countries to the U.S. was to go into effect on Wednesday. The judge didn't rule on the limits affecting North Korea and Venezuela.

'Death In The Air' Revisits 5 Days When London Was Choked By Poisonous Smog

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 14:41:13 -0400

Kate Winkler Dawson's new book chronicles The Great Smog of 1952, when moist air from the Gulf Stream stalled for days over London, mixing with poisonous gases and causing more than 12,000 deaths.

Deer Tick On World Cafe

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 14:22:49 -0400

This is a band that can go from in-your-face to introspective on a dime — and they do just that in this session.

'I Am Full Of Contradictions': Novelist Amy Tan On Fate And Family

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 14:19:35 -0400

In Where the Past Begins, Tan connects her experience with spirituality to that of her parents and grandmother. "I don't consider myself any religion," she says. " ... I have an amalgam of beliefs."

Hear Metallica's 1985 Demo For 'Master Of Puppets'

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 14:18:00 -0400

Metallica's 1986 album elevated thrash to high art. A deluxe box set contains several riff tapes and outtakes, including an early demo of the title track.

Justice Department Indicts 2 Chinese Nationals In Synthetic Opioid Case

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 14:14:40 -0400

Among the charges is conspiracy to distribute large quantities of fentanyl, a significant factor in the opioid crisis. Every year, thousands of Americans overdose on the drug.

These Cauliflower And Broccoli Recipes Are The Cream Of The Cruciferous Crop

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 13:52:00 -0400

Looking for new ways to serve cauliflower and broccoli? Resident chef Kathy Gunst has recipes, including one for Indian spiced cauliflower soup.

Former Trump Adviser Arthur Laffer On The Republican Tax Plan

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 13:40:00 -0400

Laffer is considered by many to be "the father of supply-side economics," the theory that forms the backbone of the current overhaul plan.

Astronomers Detect Collision Of Neutron Stars, Universe's 'Greatest Fireworks Show'

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 13:33:00 -0400

For the first time ever, astronomers have caught a glimpse of the cosmic fireball that results from two dead stars colliding.

Former Fox News Host Gretchen Carlson On Being 'Fierce' And Fighting Sexual Abuse

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 13:20:00 -0400

Carlson's book "Be Fierce" addresses the fallout from her successful harassment suit against former Fox News CEO Roger Ailes, and proposes legislative and social changes that she believes can protect women.

Thousands Of Inmates Voluntarily Fight California Wildfires

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 13:12:00 -0400

About 4,000 incarcerated men and women have been working around the clock to control the devastating wildfires in the northern part of the state.

Watch As Bon Iver's Justin Vernon Plays A Song To A Single Person

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 13:06:00 -0400

On Oct. 16, 2016 during Berlin's Michelberger Music festival, an audience member was led to a room and witnessed a special performance.

Trump Supports Health Insurers' Payment Deal

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 13:06:00 -0400

Trump is expressing support for a bipartisan agreement struck by two leading lawmakers to extend federal payments to health insurers.