Morning Edition http://wnpr.org en Missing: Bag Of Money Left On Roof Of Armored Car http://wnpr.org/post/missing-bag-money-left-roof-armored-car <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Missing%3A+Bag+Of+Money+Left+On+Roof+Of+Armored+Car+&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDEwNzk4NjQwMDEzNTkxNDE0MTg3ZGYxMA004)"/></div><p> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:04:00 +0000 editor 27251 at http://wnpr.org Hello Kitty Joins The Space Race http://wnpr.org/post/hello-kitty-joins-space-race <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit <a href="http://www.npr.org/">http://www.npr.org/</a>.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Hello+Kitty+Joins+The+Space+Race&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA3NTY5MTc2MDEzMDY5NDU2MjQ3NDZhOA001)"/></div><p> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:24:00 +0000 editor 27248 at http://wnpr.org Chicago's All-Black Little League Team Enhances City's Image http://wnpr.org/post/chicagos-all-black-little-league-team-enhances-citys-image <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Chicago%27s+All-Black+Little+League+Team+Enhances+City%27s+Image&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDEwMjk1OTc3MDEzNTA2NzQ1NjE4NjJmYQ004)"/></div><p> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:07:00 +0000 editor 27245 at http://wnpr.org Malls Find New Ways To Draw Shoppers http://wnpr.org/post/malls-find-new-ways-draw-shoppers <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Malls+Find+New+Ways+To+Draw+Shoppers&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA4MjIzNjkwMDEzMTcwNjcxNzNmYmMzMA004)"/></div><p> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:07:00 +0000 editor 27246 at http://wnpr.org Latest Cease-Fire In Gaza Collapses http://wnpr.org/post/attacks-resume-gaza-cease-fire-ends <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Latest+Cease-Fire+In+Gaza+Collapses&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAyNDY5MjM1MDEyODE2MzMyMTZmZDQwMg001)"/></div><p> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:07:00 +0000 editor 27247 at http://wnpr.org Vodquila Gets Attention From Prestigious Competition http://wnpr.org/post/last-word-business-65 <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Vodquila+Gets+Attention+From+Prestigious+Competition&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA4MjIzNjkwMDEzMTcwNjcxNzNmYmMzMA004)"/></div><p> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:07:00 +0000 editor 27252 at http://wnpr.org In Ferguson, Family Takes Turns Guarding Front Door http://wnpr.org/post/ferguson-family-takes-turns-guarding-front-door <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 KWMU-FM. To see more, visit <a href="http://www.stlpublicradio.org">http://www.stlpublicradio.org</a>.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=In+Ferguson%2C+Family+Takes+Turns+Guarding+Front+Door&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxNzgwMzIyMDEyMTQ4NzkxNDM0OWYxYg004)"/></div><p> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:01:00 +0000 editor 27188 at http://wnpr.org Legendary Skateboarder Jay Adams Dies At 53 http://wnpr.org/post/skateboarder-jay-adams-dies-53 <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Legendary+Skateboarder+Jay+Adams+Dies+At+53&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA4NDQ1MjMzMDEzMjA3NzExMTA5OTU5Yw004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>KELLY MCEVERS, HOST: <p>If you know anything about skateboarding, you know that skaters have lost an icon. Jay Adams is known for taking skateboarding from the streets of LA to the world of extreme sports. Adams died on Friday at the age of 53. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:01:00 +0000 editor 27186 at http://wnpr.org Rare Good News Regarding 5 Ebola Patients In Nigeria http://wnpr.org/post/rare-good-news-regarding-5-ebola-patients-nigeria <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Rare+Good+News+Regarding+5+Ebola+Patients+In+Nigeria&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA4NDQ1MjMzMDEzMjA3NzExMTA5OTU5Yw004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>We are reporting this morning on some rare good news about the Ebola virus outbreak in Africa. It has not so far become a widespread epidemic in Nigeria as some had feared. Five patients in that country have even been released from the hospital out of 12 confirmed cases. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:01:00 +0000 editor 27187 at http://wnpr.org Mr. T Not Picked To Serve On Jury http://wnpr.org/post/mr-t-not-picked-serve-jury <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Mr.+T+Not+Picked+To+Serve+On+Jury&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxOTQ5MTI3MDEyMjA5MDI1OTZmMjJkOQ001)"/></div><p> Mon, 18 Aug 2014 11:44:00 +0000 editor 27124 at http://wnpr.org Running Late, Pope Skips Evening Prayers In South Korea http://wnpr.org/post/running-late-pope-skips-evening-prayers-south-korea <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Running+Late%2C+Pope+Skips+Evening+Prayers+In+South+Korea&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDEwNzk4NjQwMDEzNTkxNDE0MTg3ZGYxMA004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>KELLY MCEVERS, HOST: <p>Good morning. I'm Kelly McEvers. Finding time to pray is a big deal when you're the worldwide leader of the Catholic Church, Pope Francis, who reportedly wakes up at 4:30 in the morning to make sure he isn't rushed. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 11:44:00 +0000 editor 27125 at http://wnpr.org Thoughts Of Fall Butt Into Lazy Day Of Summer http://wnpr.org/post/thoughts-fall-butt-lazy-day-summer <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Thoughts+Of+Fall+Butt+Into+Lazy+Day+Of+Summer&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAzNTg0OTAyMDEyOTc4NzIxNTYxN2U1Yg004)"/></div><p> Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:25:00 +0000 editor 27115 at http://wnpr.org How Does Winning Math's Fields Medal Affect Productivity? http://wnpr.org/post/how-does-winning-fields-medal-effect-mathematicians-productivity <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=How+Does+Winning+Math%27s+Fields+Medal+Affect+Productivity%3F&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA1MTczMTM4MDEyNzM1OTUxMzg5ZDUyMw004)"/></div><p> Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:25:00 +0000 editor 27116 at http://wnpr.org No Cease-Fire In Sight For Eastern Ukraine http://wnpr.org/post/no-cease-fire-sight-eastern-ukraine <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=No+Cease-Fire+In+Sight+For+Eastern+Ukraine&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA1MjI2NzUxMDEyNzQyMTY5MjQ2YzkwNA004)"/></div><p> Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:25:00 +0000 editor 27117 at http://wnpr.org Getty Photographer Witnesses Attack On Ebola Quarantine Center http://wnpr.org/post/getty-photographer-witnesses-attack-ebola-patients <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Getty+Photographer+Witnesses+Attack+On+Ebola+Quarantine+Center&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAwMjMzNDA2MDEyOTc4NzE1NzhiYWUyMA004)"/></div><p> Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:25:00 +0000 editor 27118 at http://wnpr.org Kurdish Forces Claim To Have Driven Militants From Dam http://wnpr.org/post/kurds-re-take-dam-northern-iraq <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Kurdish+Forces+Claim+To+Have+Driven+Militants+From+Dam&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxOTQ5MTI3MDEyMjA5MDI1OTZmMjJkOQ001)"/></div><p> Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:25:00 +0000 editor 27119 at http://wnpr.org Mom's App Gets Revenge On Kids Who Ignore Messages http://wnpr.org/post/last-word-business-64 <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Mom%27s+App+Gets+Revenge+On+Kids+Who+Ignore+Messages&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxODM0MTAzMDEyMTY4NDEzNjUxZmMzYQ004)"/></div><p> Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:25:00 +0000 editor 27121 at http://wnpr.org Smartphone Users Might Be Reaching App Saturation http://wnpr.org/post/business-news-26 <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Smartphone+Users+Might+Be+Reaching+App+Saturation&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA0NTM3OTcyMDEyNjIwNDkzMjFhNTlkZg004)"/></div><p> Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:25:00 +0000 editor 27122 at http://wnpr.org HitchBOT Makes Its Way Across Canada http://wnpr.org/post/hitchbot-makes-its-way-across-canada <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=HitchBOT+Makes+Its+Way+Across+Canada&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA1MjI2NzUxMDEyNzQyMTY5MjQ2YzkwNA004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep. Think of this as a high-tech version of a message in a bottle. A college professor sent a robot hitchhiking across Canada by itself. He put hitchBOT by the side of the road with its thumb out. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 11:36:00 +0000 editor 27008 at http://wnpr.org Plastic Water Bottle Shows Up In 'Downton Abbey' Photo http://wnpr.org/post/plastic-water-bottle-shows-downton-abbey-photo <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Plastic+Water+Bottle+Shows+Up+In+%27Downton+Abbey%27+Photo&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA1MjAzMDQ5MDEyNzM2OTA5ODMzNzMwOQ004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>Good morning. I'm David Greene. Those of us who are Downton Abbey fans know that the period drama is set in the early 1920s. But when PBS released a promotional photo for the series' fifth season, it looked like a time warp worthy of Doctor Who. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 11:36:00 +0000 editor 27009 at http://wnpr.org Iraq Has New Leadership, Al-Malaki Will Step Aside http://wnpr.org/post/iraq-has-new-leadership-al-malaki-will-step-aside <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Iraq+Has+New+Leadership%2C+Al-Malaki+Will+Step+Aside&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxODMzOTc3MDEzMjAzMzEyMDA3Njc1Nw004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>Iraq finally has new leadership. Prime Minister Nouri al'Maliki says he will step aside, making room for a new prime minister. Haider al-Abadi, the new man, will try to form a government that can fight the extremist militants known as the Islamic State. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:00:00 +0000 Peter Kenyon 27004 at http://wnpr.org Copenhagen's First Free Supermarket Set To Open http://wnpr.org/post/last-word-business-63 <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Copenhagen%27s+First+Free+Supermarket+Set+To+Open&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA4NDQ0NzQzMDEzMjA3NjYzMThiMzQ4ZQ004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>And our Last Word in business today is try-vertising. That's ad speak for try before you buy - you know, like free samples. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:00:00 +0000 editor 27005 at http://wnpr.org World's Largest Beverage Company Keeps Diversifying http://wnpr.org/post/business-news-25 <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=World%27s+Largest+Beverage+Company+Keeps+Diversifying&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxNzgwMzIyMDEyMTQ4NzkxNDM0OWYxYg004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>NPR's business news starts with a monster deal.<p>(MUSIC)<p>INSKEEP: The world's largest beverage company continues to diversify. In a $2.5 billion cash deal, Coca-Cola will buy a stake in Monster, beverage maker of the popular Monster energy drink. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:00:00 +0000 editor 27006 at http://wnpr.org Panama Canal Symbolizes U.S. Geopolitical, Technological Power http://wnpr.org/post/panama-canal-symbolizes-us-geopolitical-technological-power <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Panama+Canal+Symbolizes+U.S.+Geopolitical%2C+Technological+Power&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA1MjI2NzUxMDEyNzQyMTY5MjQ2YzkwNA004)"/></div><p> Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:00:00 +0000 editor 27000 at http://wnpr.org N.C. Sheriff Terry Johnson On Trial For Racial Profiling http://wnpr.org/post/nc-sheriff-terry-johnson-trial-racial-profiling <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 WUNC-FM. To see more, visit <a href="http://wunc.org">http://wunc.org</a>.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=N.C.+Sheriff+Terry+Johnson+On+Trial+For+Racial+Profiling&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAyMTYxNjk3MDEyNzE5NzkyNzY1MDMyYQ004)"/></div><p> Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:00:00 +0000 editor 27001 at http://wnpr.org China's Wanda Group Branches Out Into Entertainment http://wnpr.org/post/chinas-wanda-group-branches-out-entertainment <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=China%27s+Wanda+Group+Branches+Out+Into+Entertainment&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxODMzOTc3MDEzMjAzMzEyMDA3Njc1Nw004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>The Walt Disney company may have some competition in the world's most populous market. Like many film studios, Disney distributes movies in China. Not only that, the first Disneyland in China is supposed to open next year. There's already one in Hong Kong. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:00:00 +0000 editor 27002 at http://wnpr.org Russian Aid Convoy Parked Near Ukraine Border http://wnpr.org/post/russian-aid-convoy-parked-near-ukraine-border <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Russian+Aid+Convoy+Parked+Near+Ukraine+Border&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAyMTYxNjk3MDEyNzE5NzkyNzY1MDMyYQ004)"/></div><p> Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:00:00 +0000 Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson 27003 at http://wnpr.org Chicken Trying To Cross The Road Impedes Traffic http://wnpr.org/post/chicken-trying-cross-road-impedes-traffic <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Chicken+Trying+To+Cross+The+Road+Impedes+Traffic&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA1MjI2NzUxMDEyNzQyMTY5MjQ2YzkwNA004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>Good morning, I'm David Greene. On Monday, August 11th, at 5:45 p.m., Oregon police received a report of a serious traffic hazard. A chicken was trying to cross a highway. This is actually not a prank. That's what the man who called in the incident told the operator. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 11:31:00 +0000 editor 26938 at http://wnpr.org To Unburden Bridge, Paris Discourages Love Locks http://wnpr.org/post/unburden-bridge-paris-discourages-love-locks <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=To+Unburden+Bridge%2C+Paris+Discourages+Love+Locks&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxOTQ5MTI3MDEyMjA5MDI1OTZmMjJkOQ001)"/></div><p> Thu, 14 Aug 2014 11:23:00 +0000 editor 26939 at http://wnpr.org Medical Aid Group: Liberia's Ebola Cases Spiral Upward http://wnpr.org/post/medical-aid-group-liberias-ebola-cases-spiral-upward <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Medical+Aid+Group%3A+Liberia%27s+Ebola+Cases+Spiral+Upward&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA4ODE5NjkxMDEzMjYxMzE1OTJjMjViOA004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>Liberia is struggling to build quarantine facilities quickly enough to keep up with the spread of Ebola. Most new cases are coming in that country. And in the capital Monrovia, Doctors Without Borders is building the largest Ebola isolation ward ever created. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 09:37:00 +0000 editor 26932 at http://wnpr.org