Dec 1, 2011 — In the first hour of today's Talk of the Nation: NPR CEO Gary Knell takes questions on the first day on the job. Plus National Book Award winner Nikky Finney. In today's second hour, Richard Branson and his new book Screw Business as Usual. And Don McLean on the origins of "American Pie".
Dec 11, 2012 — The American carrier is hoping to crack into the lucrative New York-to-London route. The deal, which needs regulators' approvals, would also let Delta's passengers connect with Virgin's flights out of London.