Aug 29, 2014 — The disappearance of MH370 and the shooting-down of MH17 in recent months have compounded the hit to the carrier's already shaky bottom line.
Aug 29, 2014 — This week's episode of Metropolis, curated by KCRW's Jason Bentley, features a variety of Basement Jaxx-related material, plus new music from Kelela, SBTRKT and more.
Aug 29, 2014 — This week's puzzler for careful listeners is from guest Quizmaster Mark Reznicek, drummer for the Fort Worth rock band Toadies. Hear the fills (or intro) and match it to the song.
Aug 29, 2014 — The top source of vanilla beans sends its fragrant crop abroad for processing into extract. Now a former Peace Corps volunteer aims to boost Madagascar's economy by building a bean-to-bottle business.
Aug 29, 2014 — Andrea Wachner hated high school. So when her 10-year reunion rolls around, she is terrified... until she masterminds a prank that involves cameras, hidden microphones and a stripper named Cricket.
Aug 29, 2014 — When Jeff Bubeck buys an old record collection, he has no idea it once belonged to J. Dilla, one of the greatest hip-hop producers of all time. But something else is uncovered. Something huge...
Aug 29, 2014 — Roy Smith is a pastor with a problem. But he's about to be reminded that the Lord really does work in mysterious ways.
Aug 29, 2014 — Years after escaping a crazy religious cult, Glynn is invited back to a reunion. Reluctantly, he attends the party and learns just how big of an impression the church left on its followers...
Aug 29, 2014 — The warning was raised to "severe," the second-highest level, as British Prime Minister David Cameron says Islamic extremism poses a "greater and deeper" threat to the U.K. than ever before.
Aug 29, 2014 — The bill states that students on college campuses would need "affirmative consent" before engaging in sexual activity. Silence or a lack of resistance would not constitute consent.