All Things Considered

Weekdays starting at 4 p.m.
Melissa Block, Michele Norris, and Robert Siegel
Jack Hopke

In-depth reporting that transforms the way listeners understand current events and view the world. Every weekday, hear two hours of breaking news mixed with compelling analysis, insightful commentaries, interviews, and special — sometimes quirky — features.

With the GNO Info Minute at 5:59 p.m.

Genre: 
Composer ID: 
5187f96fe1c817b26f4148b3|5187f939e1c817b26f414881

Pages

Sports
3:34 pm
Thu June 11, 2015

Families Of U.S. Women's Soccer Players Share Rituals For Calming Nerves

Originally published on Thu June 11, 2015 5:39 pm

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

National Security
3:34 pm
Thu June 11, 2015

Virginia Teen Pleads Guilty To Conspiring To Support Islamic State

Originally published on Thu June 11, 2015 5:53 pm

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Transcript

AUDIE CORNISH, HOST:

Read more
Goats and Soda
6:34 pm
Wed June 10, 2015

Creepy Or Comforting? South Korea Tracks Smartphones To Curb MERS

A woman on a street in Seoul checks her cellphone. The government is ramping up efforts to control an outbreak of the Middle East respiratory syndrome by monitoring the smartphones of those under quarantine.
Ed Jones AFP/Getty Images

Originally published on Thu June 11, 2015 7:55 am

More than 3,400 people are now under quarantine in South Korea's fight to contain an outbreak of the Middle East respiratory syndrome — a deadly virus that can cause severe pneumonia and organ failure.

So far, South Korea has reported 122 MERS cases. And the government is actively tracking the whereabouts of people possibly exposed to the virus.

Chung-ahm is a Buddhist monk who's quarantined in the Jangduk village in southern South Korea.

Read more
History
5:35 pm
Wed June 10, 2015

Radio Shack's Answering Machine Messages Were Hip To The Times

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Transcript

ROBERT SIEGEL, HOST:

Sometimes, someone blogs about something that someone else blogged about, and it leads to an incredible discovery, or in this case, a rediscovery.

(SOUNDBITE OF ANSWERING MACHINE RECORDING)

Read more
Environment
5:30 pm
Wed June 10, 2015

Californians Look To Sierra Nevada Native Americans For Drought Solutions

Originally published on Wed June 10, 2015 6:10 pm

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

National Security
4:48 pm
Wed June 10, 2015

Former Ambassador Ryan Crocker: Partitioned Iraq Is An Iranian Strategy

Originally published on Wed June 10, 2015 5:30 pm

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Transcript

AUDIE CORNISH, HOST:

We turn now to Ambassador Ryan Crocker. He's a veteran diplomat who's represented the U.S. all over the region, including in Baghdad. Welcome to the program.

RYAN CROCKER: Thank you.

Read more
U.S.
4:48 pm
Wed June 10, 2015

New U.S. Poet Laureate Hopes To Invite All Communities To Express Themselves

Originally published on Wed June 10, 2015 5:53 pm

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Deceptive Cadence
4:48 pm
Wed June 10, 2015

Michael Giacchino On Coming Home To Write Music For 'Jurassic World'

Michael Giacchino (left), pictured with director Colin Trevorrow, composed the music for this summer's Jurassic Park, the latest score in a prolific, blockbuster career.
Maria Giacchino

Originally published on Wed June 10, 2015 8:02 pm

If you see any blockbuster films this summer, chances are you'll hear Michael Giacchino's music.

Read more
Book Reviews
3:44 pm
Wed June 10, 2015

Book Review: 'The Black Snow,' Paul Lynch

Originally published on Wed June 10, 2015 5:54 pm

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Transcript

AUDIE CORNISH, HOST:

Read more
Around the Nation
3:44 pm
Wed June 10, 2015

Los Angeles Police Board Says Officers Involved In Ezell Ford Shooting Violated Policy

Originally published on Wed June 10, 2015 6:07 pm

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Transcript

AUDIE CORNISH, HOST:

Read more

Pages