appears in the following:

Duck Tales: Man Uses Naval Skills To Get 11 Ducklings Down 9 Stories

Saturday, May 08, 2021

Operation Mallard 2 is complete after Steve Stuttard helped Mrs. Mallard get her 11 ducklings down nine stories from his apartment balcony to a nearby canal.

Comment

How To Save 11 Ducklings From Your 9th-Story Balcony — Hint: You'll Need A 'Ducket'

Wednesday, May 05, 2021

A duck decided to nest on the 9th story balcony of a former Royal Navy specialist. Using some carabiners, rope and a "ducket," Steve Stuttard helped all 11 ducklings and their mom get to the water.

Comment

FDA Moves To Ban Menthol Cigarettes

Thursday, April 29, 2021

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is planning to ban menthol cigarettes, a move the National Medical Association has urged for years. NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with the NMA's Dr. Doris Browne.

Comment

Jhumpa Lahiri On Her Unique Use Of Place In 'Whereabouts'

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with author Jhumpa Lahiri about her unusual use of place in her new novel, Whereabouts, which she first wrote in Italian and translated herself into English.

Comment

Attorney Chantel Cherry-Lassiter On Viewing The Video Of Andrew Brown Jr.'s Shooting

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with attorney Chantel Cherry-Lassiter about seeing the bodycam footage of Andrew Brown Jr. being shot, as well as the independent autopsy.

Comment

How The Culture Of Black Pain Can Both Hurt And Help Black Americans

Friday, April 23, 2021

NPR's Mary Louse Kelly talks with African Americans and the Culture of Pain author Debra Walker King about how Black pain can be a double-edged sword, used to both benefit and hurt Black Americans.

Comment

HHS Secretary Talks Unaccompanied Minors At The Border, Addresses Criticisms

Thursday, April 22, 2021

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Xavier Becerra how the Biden administration is housing and handling the unaccompanied migrant children crossing the border.

Comment

Cuba's Communists Change Leadership, But Likely Not Much Else

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with Patrick Oppmann, a CNN reporter based in Havana, about what it means for Cuba that a Castro is not at the helm for the first time in more than sixty years.

Comment

Congressional Democrat Says The Time Is Now For Federal Police Reform

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Democratic Congresswoman Karen Bass of California about the George Floyd police reform bill she's sponsoring and her talks with Republicans to help it pass in the Senate.

Comment

Nigella Lawson On How To Find Peace While Cooking

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with cookbook writer Nigella Lawson about her latest book Cook, Eat, Repeat and how to stop viewing cooking as tedious and, instead, find peace in the kitchen.

Comment

George Floyd's Friend Speaks About Chauvin's Verdict

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with Ronnie Lillard, friend of George Floyd, about his reaction to Tuesday's verdict.

Comment

Chauvin Found Guilty On All Charges

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

A verdict has been reached in the murder trial of Derek Chauvin. The former Minneapolis police officer was found guilty of second-degree murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter.

Comment

Manchester City And Chelsea To Pull Out Of Newly-Formed Football League

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

NPR's Mary Louise Kelley talks with Rob Harris, sports writer for the Associated Press about how Manchester United and Chelsea say they won't join the European Super League.

Comment

Outdoor Mask Mandates Could Lift Soon, According To Ashish Jha Of Brown University

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Ashish Jha, Dean of Brown University School of Public Health, who says outdoor transmission of COVID-19 is low and states may soon lift outdoor mask mandates.

Comment

Proposed Breakaway European Super League Outrages Soccer World

Monday, April 19, 2021

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Roger Bennett, co-anchor of the Men In Blazers podcast, about the proposed breakaway European Super League and the impact such a move would have on soccer.

Comment

Julie Fisher, First U.S. Ambassador To Belarus Since 2008, Awaits Travel To Minsk

Friday, April 16, 2021

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Julie Fisher, the first U.S. Ambassador to Belarus since 2008, about last year's disputed presidential election and where diplomatic relations currently stand.

Comment

U.S. Soccer President On How Prize Money Gap Is At The Center Of Equal Pay Lawsuit

Thursday, April 15, 2021

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with U.S. Soccer president Cindy Parlow Cone about the ongoing U.S. women's national team lawsuit over equal pay and her continued priorities for the federation.

Comment

Heinz Promises To Catch Up To Americans' Demand Amid Ketchup Packet Shortage

Saturday, April 10, 2021

The pandemic is causing another new, yet uniquely American, shortage — ketchup. Heinz says it has to up its production by 25% to meet the demand for the popular condiment.

Comment

What The Cherry Blossom Bloom Can Tell Us About Climate Change

Monday, April 05, 2021

Kyoto's cherry blossom peak bloom this year was the earliest on record in 1,200 years. That's worth noting, given that when a cherry blossom blooms can tell us a lot about climate change.

Comment

New Research Shows Dinosaurs Suffered From Malignant Cancer, Too

Tuesday, August 04, 2020

Scientists have identified an aggressive bone cancer — for the first time — in the fibula of a dinosaur that lived 76 to 77 million years ago. The diagnosis sheds new light on dinosaurs and disease.

Comment