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Video Emerges From Scene Of Charlotte Police Shooting Of Keith Scott

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 12:38pm

The scene plays out under bright sunlight, from a vantage point that's a short distance away from the confrontation between Keith Lamont Scott and Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officers.

Study: Immigrants Have Negligible Impact On Americans' Jobs

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 12:33pm

Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson speaks with business journalist Ali Velshi about the research from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine.

This Doctor Is Trying To Stop Heart Attacks In Their Tracks

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 12:22pm

Harry Selker has spent his life trying to come up with better ways to keep people from dying of heart attacks. Now he's intent on figuring out if a simple, cheap medication could be a game changer.

WATCH: 20 Years Before 'Two Ferns,' Hillary Clinton Played Forrest Gump

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 12:08pm

Decades before her appearance on "Between Two Ferns," Hillary Clinton was in-character for a skit that was supposed to stay off-the-record.

In Conversation: Bob Boilen And John Paul White At AmericanaFest 2016

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 12:01pm

The host of All Songs Considered sits down with the former member of the Civil Wars to discuss the songs that changed his life.

Colombian Remix: Sounds From The Bogota Music Market

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 11:40am

Known to musicians as "the land of a thousand rhythms," today's Colombian musicians are fusing their roots with pop, jazz and rock.

A Look At Week 1 In The New Jersey 'Bridgegate' Trial

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 11:33am

A federal court is considering conspiracy and fraud charges against two former associates of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.

Hear Dirty Projectors' First New Song Since 2012

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 11:32am

David Longstreth's band returns from a long absence with "Keep Your Name," a song about betrayal and loss with a tortured, deeply conflicted video to match.

Hear Dirty Projectors' First New Song Since 2012

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 11:30am

David Longstreth's band returns from a long absence with "Keep Your Name," a song about betrayal and loss with a tortured, deeply conflicted video to match.

Climate Change Upends Ecosystems From Pole To Pole

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 11:25am

Nearly every species on Earth is affected by global warming, from coyotes to migratory birds.

How Climate Change Is Cranking The Heat On Public Health Crises

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 11:20am

Beyond the devastation of climate change-caused natural disasters, experts say they're also exacerbating public health problems, from the spread of Zika to sowing malnutrition.

Long Before Protests, Racial Inequality Simmered In Charlotte

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 11:06am

The third night of protests in Charlotte, North Carolina, were peaceful. But pressure is mounting to release a video showing the fatal police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott.

Ig Nobel Awards Given For Rat Pants, Fly Catchers And Rocks With Personalities

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 10:16am

Remember the guy who built a special suit to live like a goat? He, too, won an Ig Nobel this year. The prize celebrates eccentric, often amusing research and accomplishments.

Who Is Responsible For That Pile Of Poop?

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 10:07am

To stop open defecation, a U.N.-affiliated group takes villagers on a "walk of shame." But critics raise questions about the ethics of this approach.

Syria's Famed 'White Helmets' Group Says It's Being Targeted In New Offensive

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 10:04am

Warplanes were pounding rebel-held areas of the northern city of Aleppo, and a group of volunteer search-and-rescue workers known as the White Helmets says its centers were targeted by airstrikes.

Sharing Pairing

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 9:51am

In this final round, every answer is a rhyming pair of words. The second word is created by changing the first letter of the first word.

Natasha Lyonne: Random Houses

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 9:51am

ENTER TEASER

Mr. Mojo Risin'

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 9:51am

The answer we're looking for is an anagram of the last word you hear. It's like we're giving you the answers!

Something, James Something

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 9:51am

We rewrote James Bond movie themes to be about other famous people named James. Score a bonus point by identifying the Bond theme!

Mystery Guest

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 9:51am

Tim League owns a business that he's bringing to New York City. Ophira and Jonathan must figure out what Tim's business is by asking yes-or-no questions.

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