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Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter Dies At 76

Apr 21, 2014 (Morning Edition) — Rubin "Hurricane" Carter died Sunday at age 76. The fierce middleweight prizefighter became an international symbol after he was convicted twice for a 1966 triple murder. Bob Dylan championed the New Jersey native's cause in the 1975 song "Hurricane" and Denzel Washington portrayed him in a 1999 film. Carter's conviction was eventually overturned by a federal judge.

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Movie Review: 'Transcendence'

Apr 21, 2014 (Morning Edition) — "Los Angeles Times" and "Morning Edition" film critic Kenneth Turan reviews "Transcendence" starring Johnny Depp as an artificial intelligence researcher hunted by anti-tech terrorists.

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The Last Word In Business

Apr 21, 2014 (Morning Edition) — Renee Montagne and Steve Inskeep have the Last Word on business.

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Dominated By 1 Point Of View, Late-Night TV Needs New Voices

Apr 21, 2014 (Morning Edition) — Tuesday night, Stephen Colbert stops by the CBS "Late Show" to greet the man he'll replace next year, David Letterman. It also spotlights a striking reality in late-night television --almost every host is a white man. Our TV critic has some suggestions on how to break that streak.

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Runners Take To Boston's Streets After Last Year's Bombing

Apr 21, 2014 (Morning Edition) — The 118th Boston Marathon is being run on Monday. After last year's bombing that killed three people and injured more than 260 others, there is heavy security all along the marathon route.

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