Streams

Renee Montagne

Renee Montagne appears in the following:

A Young Afghan Pianist Plays For His Country's Future

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

"I want to show the new face of Afghanistan," says 18-year-old Elham Fanoos, now studying piano at Hunter College in New York.

Comment

Cosby Charged With Felony Sexual Assault In Philadelphia-Area Case

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Bill Cosby has faced numerous civil suits from dozens of women over the years, but this is the first criminal charge. The statute of limitations in the 2004 case was set to expire in January.

Comment

Mother, Son Flee El Salvador; Begin Asylum Process In The U.S.

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

In 2015, millions of people were driven from their homes by war, gangs and famine. One of them is Rosa. She doesn't want her full name used because she fears for her safety and that of her son.

Comment

California Puts Dungeness Crab Season On Hold Indefinitely

Thursday, November 26, 2015

The West Coast delicacy of fresh Dungeness crab won't be on holiday tables this year. A massive toxic algae bloom in the Pacific Ocean has delayed the commercial crabbing season.

Comment

At Least 3 Dead In Hotel Attack In Bamako

Friday, November 20, 2015

The events at the Radisson Blu Hotel are unfolding. More than 100 people had been taken hostage by armed attackers. Dozens have either been freed or escaped.

Comment

Russian Airliner Crash Update

Friday, November 06, 2015

The latest information on the Russian airliner that crashed in Egypt. All 224 people on board were killed.

Comment

Spot A Yeti While Climbing? Here's What To Do

Thursday, October 29, 2015

In 1959 the American Embassy in Nepal issued instructions for mountain climbers looking to encounter a Yeti.

Comment

Longtime Jewel Thief Doris Payne Faces New Shoplifting Charges

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Hosts tell the story of 85-year-old jewel thief Doris Payne, subject of a recent documentary and currently charged with two new thefts.

Comment

But Is It Art? Cleaning Crew Thought It Was Garbage

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

An exhibit at a modern art gallery in Italy that consisted of empty champagne bottles, confetti and cigarette butts was cleaned up and thrown out by accident.

Comment

For Paul Ryan, Securing Conservative Support Is Just The Beginning

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Paul Ryan will officially ask his party to nominate him for speaker of the House on Wednesday. He has secured the support of the most conservative and rebellious members, but can he govern them?

Comment

What's Next For The Trans-Pacific Trade Deal?

Monday, October 05, 2015

The U.S. and Pacific Rim countries reached agreement Monday on an ambitious pact that cuts trade barriers, sets new labor and environmental standards and protects intellectual property rights.

Comment

Will 'Disappointing' Jobs Report Affect Fed's Course On Interest Rates?

Friday, October 02, 2015

The Labor Department says employers added 142,000 jobs last month, and hiring in July and August was revised lower. The jobless rate remained 5.1 percent as more Americans stopped looking for work.

Comment

Vatican Responds To 'Clarify' Pope's Meeting With Kentucky Clerk

Friday, October 02, 2015

The Vatican says Francis did not ask for a meeting with Kim Davis, who was jailed for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, and should not be seen as supporting Davis' stance.

Comment

Malala Up Close: A Heroine And A Joking Teenager

Friday, October 02, 2015

Filmmaker Davis Guggenheim has a new documentary about Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani girl who stood up to the Taliban. Host Renee Montagne talks with Malala and Guggenheim.

Comment

Witness: I Thought Shooting Was Just A Car Backfiring

Friday, October 02, 2015

Kristen Brady, a student at the Oregon school that suffered a mass shooting, heard a popping sound and thought it was a car backfiring.

Comment

Witness: Gunman Told Victims To State Religion Before Mass Shooting

Friday, October 02, 2015

A gunman told victims to state their religion before he began his shooting rampage at a community college in Roseburg, Oregon, according to a witness. Ten people were killed.

Comment

A Model In A Hijab Talks About Her Faith And Fashion

Thursday, October 01, 2015

Fashion retailer H&M featured non-fashion types in its latest video ad, including a London woman wearing a hijab. Mariah Idrissi, 23, talks about why she chooses to wear the head scarf.

Comment

Pope's Meeting With Kim Davis Disappoints LGBT Catholic

Thursday, October 01, 2015

Marianne Duddy-Burke, head of Dignity USA, a group of LGBT Catholics, says she was inspired by Pope Francis' visit. That turned to disappointment with news the pontiff met secretly with Kim Davis.

Comment

Pope's Meeting With Kim Davis Puts A New Twist On His Visit

Thursday, October 01, 2015

Joshua McElwee, Vatican correspondent for the National Catholic Reporter, talks about the pope's meeting with Kim Davis, the Kentucky clerk who has refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses.

Comment

After Nearly 2 Years In Egyptian Prison, Journalist Feels 'Born Again'

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Former Al Jazeera journalist Mohammed Fahmy talks about the nearly two years he spent imprisoned in Egypt. He received a presidential pardon last week.

Comment