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River Guide Wants People To Paddle The Mighty Mississippi, Not Fear It

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 06:04:13 -0500

Few people that live in the Mississippi Delta ever go out on the river. John Ruskey, owner of Quapaw Canoeing Company, wants to change that and get people connected with this wild place.

How The Long-Lash Look Went From The Red Carpet To Everyday Life

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 06:03:00 -0500

False eyelashes used to be mostly seen on people in movies and were hard to put on and take off. But these days, you can see that red carpet false-eyelash look on people almost anywhere.

Black Muslims Face Double Jeopardy, Anxiety In The Heartland

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 06:01:13 -0500

The intersection of these two identities has become more acute thanks to Black Lives Matter and protests against the Trump administration's executive order on immigration.

When You Love An Old Dog, Managing Care Can Be A Challenge

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 05:00:13 -0500

Aging dogs often need extra medical care. But there comes a time to be realistic about what can and can't be done, veterinarians say. The pet's comfort is paramount.

Episode 756: The Bees Go To California

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 20:17:00 -0500

Early every year, 30 billion bees make their way across the country to California's Central Valley. Here's why.

Lashing Out Against Critical Reports, White House Bars Outlets From Briefing

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:11:00 -0500

The move blocked reporters from CNN, The New York Times and others from participating and was seen at least in part as retaliation for a Thursday CNN piece on White House-FBI communications.

As He Retires, U.S. Diplomat Delivers Message That 'Values Have Power'

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:03:00 -0500

Daniel Fried, who retired Friday from the State Department, helped shape U.S. policy in Europe over a 40-year career. "I learned never to underestimate the possibility of change," he told colleagues.

Deported With A Valid U.S. Visa, Jordanian Says Message Is 'You're Not Welcome'

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:28:00 -0500

He landed in Chicago for a graduation celebration trip after President Trump's travel ban took effect on citizens of seven mostly Muslim countries. He was held overnight in a cell and then sent back.

Criticized By Peers, White House Counterterrorism Adviser Returns Fire

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:17:00 -0500

Sebastian Gorka responded to critical posts on Twitter by threatening to involve White House lawyers. He is fighting questions about his credentials and his views on Islam.

Doug Wamble On Piano Jazz

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:05:42 -0500

The guitarist and vocalist joins Marian McPartland to perform standards from "St. Louis Blues" to "Naima."

FCC Chairman Goes After His Predecessor's Internet Privacy Rules

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:29:00 -0500

The new telecom chief is moving to halt one part of the sweeping rules for Internet service providers, which were passed last year in part based on "net neutrality" regulations.

Bounding Baby Bongo Born

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:19:00 -0500

An eastern bongo at the Los Angeles Zoo birthed the first bongo to be born at the zoo in more than 20 years. Bongos are native to Africa and have stripes, big ears and horns.

Los Angeles Officials To ICE: Stop Identifying Yourselves As Police

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:13:00 -0500

The mayor of Los Angeles co-signed a letter to the federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency requesting that its agents not identify themselves as "police" during operations in the city.

Jazz On Film And The Problem Of The Mad Creative Genius

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:06:00 -0500

Jazz Night in America host Christian McBride reflects on how movies about his art form — including La La Land and a new Lee Morgan documentary — tend to paint the working jazz musician.

Trump Administration Weighs Increased Scrutiny Of Refugees' Social Media

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:00:00 -0500

The Obama administration began checking social media accounts of prospective Syrian refugees more than a year ago. Such steps could expand as President Trump prepares a new executive order on vetting.