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Money Making Conversations

May 14, 2019
Rushion McDonald

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John Burnham Schwartz

New York Times bestselling author, Sarah McCoy telephoned author John Burnham Schwartz for a conversation about his new book, "The Red Daughter." McCoy was in the studios of WSNC 90.5 FM on the campus of Winston-Salem State University, Winston-Salem, N.C., and Burnham at his home in Brooklyn, New York.


Afternoon Jazz with Jim Steele welcomes Alain Bertoni, M.D. M.P.H., Professor and Associate Director, Division of Public Health Sciences, Affiliated with Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity and Translational Sciences Institute.

Triad Performing Arts


Saturday, May 4, 7 p.m., at The Carolina Theatre, 310 S Greene St, Greensboro, Triad Pride Performing Arts will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising in New York City, as well as the 20th anniversary of the founding of Triad Performing Men’s Chorus along with special guests Common Woman Chorus of Durham and The Triangle Gay Men’s Chorus.

2019 Summer on Liberty Concert Series

May 2, 2019
Doug Rice

The Downtown Winston-Salem Partnership presents Summer On Liberty- presented by Truliant Federal Credit Union. All Concerts will be held at the intersection of 6th & Liberty Streets, 7 p.m. until 10 p.m. The public is invited.

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A stone tool found in the sand has always been considered the handiwork of early humans and their ancestors. But a remarkable discovery in a Brazilian forest suggests that might not be so.

A cease-fire brokered by the United Nations took hold in Yemen on Wednesday night. The U.N. hopes the break will allow humanitarian workers to deliver badly needed aid and pave the way for peace talks.

U.N. Special Envoy for Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed announced the deal on Monday. A statement from the U.N. said Ahmed "has received assurances from all Yemeni parties" that they will abide by the Cessation of Hostilities that he negotiated in April.

Who will be the World Health Organization's next director-general? In September, the U.N. agency announced the six nominees, four men and two women, ranging from a cardiologist from Pakistan to a former punk rocker from Hungary. Over the next few months, WHO member-states will whittle down the list to one final candidate, who will succeed the current director, Dr.

It has been a crazy few days for Ryan Griffin, the guy behind the Read-to-a-Barber program we wrote about on the NPR Ed blog last week. He says the phone at The Fuller Cut in Ypsilanti, Mich., has been ringing nonstop since the story ran.

Maybe you did. Maybe you didn't.

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Lastly, in the spring of this year we went to Portland, Ore. And instead of talking to some bearded hipster, we talked to a straight-laced guy from Wisconsin, who also happened to be a star player for the Portland Trailblazers.

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BILL KURTIS: From NPR and WBEZ Chicago, this is WAIT WAIT... DON'T TELL ME, the NPR news quiz. I'm Bill Kurtis. And here is your host at the Chase Bank Auditorium in Chicago, Peter Sagal.


Thank you, Bill.


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