Radio Industry

Clayton police falsely accuse 10 black Wash U. students of leaving restaurant without paying

(St. Louis Public Radio) - Washington University is asking the city of Clayton to apologize to 10 incoming freshmen, all of whom are black.<p>According …

African-American News

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<b>Embedded Player</b> <b>Since 1992, the study known as "The 30 Million Word Gap" has, with unusual power, shaped the way educators, parents and policymakers think about educating poor children. NPR education correspondent Anya Kamenetz joins us to talk about what it gets right, and what it misses.</b>

NPR

Ten years later, what we learned from WALL-E

“It's a wicked satire of American consumerism and of environmental degradation, but it also has this cheerful little character," according to sci-fi writer Kim Stanley Robinson.

Business

Minneapolis day care provider gets probation for hanging baby

Hennepin County prosecutors had sought a nearly 13-year prison sentence for Nataliia Karia, who pleaded guilty to trying to kill a child at her day …

Day Care

Central American Refugees Are Fleeing Climate Change, Too

Refugees claiming asylum at the southern U.S. border are fleeing a staggering set of harsh conditions, most often identified as widespread violence …

Environment

The World Cup Changed Russia, but for How Long?

MOSCOW — More than anything, Boris Belenkin was excited by the prospect of finally being able to get his hands on some good, quality chewing gum.<p>As the 1980 Summer Olympics approached, the Soviet authorities wanted to make sure the tens of thousands of international visitors they were expecting got …

FIFA World Cup

Choosing your ad music wisely? These five ads survived the complaints

<b>Over the past few months, Ad Standards has seen an increase in complaints over the use of particular imagery and music in television ads. The ads</b> …

Dua Lipa

Daily Download: Boris Tchaikovsky - Cello Sonata: I. Allegro non troppo

http://www.classicalmpr.org/story/2018/07/16/daily-download-boris-tchaikovsky--cello-sonata-i-allegro-non-troppo<p>Get a free MP3 of Boris Tchaikovsky - …

Minnesota Public Radio

Peabody Opera House renamed Stifel Theater

The Peabody Opera House has a new name. For the next decade, the downtown St. Louis venue will be called Stifel Theater. Stifel Financial Corp. …

St. Louis

War of words over lab-grown meat

<i>With help from Helena Bottemiller Evich, Catherine Boudreau, Sabrina Rodriguez and Maya Parthasarathy</i><p><b>WAR OF WORDS OVER LAB-GROWN MEAT:</b> Cell-cultured meat officially arrived on Washington’s radar last week, but there’s another non-regulatory tiff to keep an eye on: The raging fight over what on …

Agriculture

MnDOT to close parts of Highway 62, I-494 this weekend

Stay Informed<p>The news on your schedule from MPR News Update<p>See our Privacy Policy. Must be age 13.<p>A stretch of Minnesota Highway 62 in Minneapolis …

Minnesota Public Radio

Monday: ‘Parallel Chords’ to screen at St. Louis Filmmakers Showcase Friday

This interview will be on "St. Louis on the Air" at noon Monday; this story will be updated after the show. You can listen live . On Monday’s St. …

St. Louis

'I was scared he was going to shoot me': Boys detained by Mpls. park police speak out

Stay Informed<p>The news on your schedule from MPR News Update<p>See our Privacy Policy. Must be age 13.<p>The Somali-American boys said they were scared when …

Justice

Monologue: Meet Your Cool New Boss

Thanks for carving out some bandwidth to swing by <i>mi oficina</i> for a pow-wow! Mind if I put my heels up on the ’hogany? I like to keep things caj.We …

Humor

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Business

3 Top Stocks That Aren't on Wall Street's Radar

You can buy these three surprising companies before Wall Street catches on. It could pay off with huge returns, too.<p>It may seem impossible for <i>any</i> …

Investing

Federal government now recognizes Minneapolis lake as Bde Maka Ska

Minnesota Public Radio

Welcome To The Club 976

Welcome To The Club Radio Show No. 976 | July 14, 2018 | DJ Max produces and hosts weekly electronic music radio show ‘Welcome To The Club’ on HR2 - …

NPR

Africa

Jazz Unlimited for July 15, 2018 will be “Africa.” Jazz and our American culture have roots in Africa. We will explore the meaning of Africa and its …

St. Louis

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By choosing “I agree” below, you agree that NPR’s sites use cookies, similar tracking and storage technologies, and information about the device you use to access our sites to enhance your viewing, listening and user experience, personalize content, personalize messages from NPR’s sponsors, provide …

Social Media

A teen, a hot dog stand and a big dream

Hot Dogs

Kontrol Energy sees opportunity in power hungry cannabis farms

Posted on June 29, 2018<p>Hayward approves 11 commercial cannabis businesses East Bay Times Full coverage<p>Posted on June 11, 2018<p>Winners of the 2018 …

Cannabis Industry

Community gathers to reflect, remember on first anniversary of Justine Ruszczyk's death

Minnesota Public Radio

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NPR

Fresh Air for July 10, 2018: Behind Bars, Mentally Ill Inmates Are Often Punished For Their Symptoms : NPR

Mental Disorders

Oldest living person in Minnesota turns 111

ST. ANTHONY, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's oldest living person has added another candle to her birthday cake.<p>Evelyn Kleine turned 111 years old this week at a community home in St. Anthony where she is a bingo and cribbage champ, Minnesota Public Radio News reported .<p>"Wow, I'm old!" Kleine exclaimed …

Minnesota Public Radio

2018 Orange County fair opens doors to the first of 1.4 million expected guests

<i>The 2018 Orange County fair opens its doors to its first guests.; Credit: KPCC/Caleigh Wells</i>Caleigh WellsVisitors say they're ready for animals, food …

Orange County

China might be worried about an economic slowdown

News happens while you sleep. Marketplace Morning Report gives you a head start on the day. Throughout the morning, host David Brancaccio shares the latest on markets, money, jobs and innovation, providing the context you need to make the smartest decisions. And from London, host Anu Anand presents …

Business

Topic: Special Series: Black Infant Mortality

Priska Neely | July 13, 09:50 AM Ohio has some of the highest infant mortality rates in the nation. Community organizations are working to give …

Southern California

Mayor Walsh Defends Vetoing City Council Lobbying Measure: 'Their Law Didn’t Have Any Teeth In It'

Listen<p>Mayor Walsh On Boston Public Radio<p>Mayor Marty Walsh defended his decision to veto a Boston City Council effort to implement lobbying reform, …

City Politics