Friday, April 12th 2013
Here & Now's Alex Ashlock writes about the top women runners competing in the Boston Marathon on Monday, including Shalene Flanagan who's running it for the first time.
From Cat Power to David Bowie.
The 117th Boston Marathon takes place on Monday. Here & Now's Alex Ashlock has been speaking to some of the runners and joins us from race headquarters.
You know all that stretching you do before you go for a run, play a game of tennis or lift weights? Croatian researchers looked at 104 past studies and concluded...
With North Korea threatening nuclear strikes and Iran allegedly developing nuclear weapons, is this the right time to be talking about reducing the number of nuclear weapons in the world?
Campaigning has ended in Venezuela ahead of this weekend's presidential election - the first election in almost 20 years in which Hugo Chavez won't be a candidate.
While he's probably best known for his novel "Deliverance," James Dickey is regarded as one of the finest poets of his generation. We speak with his journalist son Christopher Dickey.
The Washington Post is reporting that the FDA has found numerous and potentially dangerous safety problems at what are called compounding pharmacies.