logo
Home | Local News & Features | Schedule | HD-2 Schedule | Support WKNO | Channel 10 | Underwriting | Contact Us
Last updated 5:58PM ET
January 28, 2015
Search NewsRoom
Search NewsRoom
go
Advanced Search
PRI's The World: 01/27/2015 Today marks the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz. World leaders, religious figures and survivors are marking the occasion at a solemn ceremony outside the gates of the former Nazi concentration camp. We'll hear the stories of two survivors. Also, a Russian spy is arrested in New York City, and the best chocolate chip cookie in the world is apparently made by Mexican-Americans in Brooklyn.
PRI's The World: 01/26/2015 What's going on in Greece? A left-wing anti-austerity party has come to power, and that could mean big changes for both the Greek economy and Europe at large. We also remember Egyptian-born Greek pop singer Demis Roussos, while Saudi and Yemeni students on US campuses talk to us about big changes back home. And an underwater photographer tells us the story of his explosive encounter with a sperm whale.
PRI's The World: 01/23/2015 We're following two big global stories today: the transition in Saudi Arabia and the political upheaval in next-door Yemen. There are big US security interests at stake in both places. Plus, SkyMall declares bankruptcy and we look at Brooklyn's Dancehall scene.
Tools
Tools
World Headlines
Israel-Hezbollah clashes kill three Two Israeli soldiers and a Spanish UN peacekeeper are killed as Hezbollah militants trade fire with Israeli forces along the Lebanese border.
Greece will not default - PM Tsipras New Greek PM Alexis Tsipras says his country will not default on its bailout debts, as bank stocks lose more than 25% of their value.
AI will not kill us, says Microsoft The chief of Microsoft's research division says he does not believe artificial intelligence systems are going to wipe out humankind.
Inside the migration of the Maytag factory
A look at the effects of globalization from both sides of the border with author Chad Broughton.
Quiz: Universities take a pass on sexual-assault survey
More than half the members in The Association of American Universities will not participate in its national survey on campus sexual assault.
PODCAST: Resources are few for homeless youth
Harvard's big pay day, sponsored content in magazines, and resources for homeless students.
NPR Nation/World News