Morning Edition on WEKU http://weku.fm en Archaeologists Find Brewery Remains At Virginia Campus http://weku.fm/post/archaeologists-find-brewery-remains-virginia-campus Archaeologists digging up the grounds of the College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, Va., found the remnants of a campus brewery from the 1700s. It's already known that slaves sold the school hops. <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Archaeologists+Find+Brewery+Remains+At+Virginia+Campus&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA4MDc0NDkyMDEzMTQ4ODU0MTE0OGNiNg004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep. Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:01:00 +0000 64576 at http://weku.fm Japanese Baseball Games Goes 50 Innings http://weku.fm/post/japanese-baseball-games-goes-50-innings <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Japanese+Baseball+Games+Goes+50+Innings&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA1MjI2NzUxMDEyNzQyMTY5MjQ2YzkwNA004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>A baseball game in Japan started on Thursday. It ended on Sunday, 50 innings later. The final score was three-nothing. The four-day game was the semi-final round of the National High School Rubber Baseball Tournament. Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:59:00 +0000 64575 at http://weku.fm Why Did Crowd Flee Shanghai Subway After Foreigner Fainted? http://weku.fm/post/why-did-crowd-flee-shanghai-subway-after-foreigner-fainted One Saturday night this summer, a foreigner fainted and fell to the floor of a Shanghai subway car.<p>The passengers around him scattered. Not a single person tried to help.<p>When the train arrived at the next station, hundreds rushed out, nearly trampling each other.<p>The incident was captured on <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pMbwov9UD3w">closed-circuit cameras</a>. Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:30:00 +0000 NPR: Frank Langfitt 64572 at http://weku.fm Why Did Crowd Flee Shanghai Subway After Foreigner Fainted? Pie Crust Scandal Hits Kentucky State Fair http://weku.fm/post/pie-crust-scandal-hits-kentucky-state-fair <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Pie+Crust+Scandal+Hits+Kentucky+State+Fair&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxOTQ5MTI3MDEyMjA5MDI1OTZmMjJkOQ001)"/></div><p> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:42:00 +0000 64571 at http://weku.fm Deborah Rutter Becomes Kennedy Center's First Female President http://weku.fm/post/deborah-rutter-becomes-kennedy-centers-first-female-president <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Deborah+Rutter+Becomes+Kennedy+Center%27s+First+Female+President&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDEwMTk5OTQ0MDEzNDkxMDYyMDQ2MjdiMw004)"/></div><p> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 08:58:00 +0000 64569 at http://weku.fm Democratic Candidates May Find Obama A Liability http://weku.fm/post/politics-news-50 <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Democratic+Candidates+May+Find+Obama+A+Liability&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxNzgwMzIyMDEyMTQ4NzkxNDM0OWYxYg004)"/></div><p> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 08:58:00 +0000 64570 at http://weku.fm Russia Moves More Troops Across Ukraine Border, NATO Says http://weku.fm/post/russia-moves-more-troops-across-ukraine-border-nato-says <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Russia+Moves+More+Troops+Across+Ukraine+Border%2C+NATO+Says&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDE1MjUxMDc0MDE0MDYzMDA2MjgyM2EzMg001)"/></div><p> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:29:00 +0000 64477 at http://weku.fm '99 Bottles Of Beer' Inspires Bigger Container To Hold Beer http://weku.fm/post/99-bottles-beer-inspires-bigger-container-hold-beer <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=%2799+Bottles+Of+Beer%27+Inspires+Bigger+Container+To+Hold+Beer&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA1MjI2NzUxMDEyNzQyMTY5MjQ2YzkwNA004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>Good Morning. I'm David Greene. Packs of beer - they come in all sizes. There's your four-pack of craft brews, standard six-pack or party-sized 24-pack. And now this - Steve, will you sing along with me?<p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>Absolutely. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:29:00 +0000 64475 at http://weku.fm Wrong Campus Photo Used For Student Material http://weku.fm/post/wrong-campus-photo-used-student-material <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Wrong+Campus+Photo+Used+For+Student+Material&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA1MjI2NzUxMDEyNzQyMTY5MjQ2YzkwNA004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>Good morning, I'm Steve Inskeep. Students at Washington State University received student planners. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:23:00 +0000 64476 at http://weku.fm 'Life Of Crime' Has Authentic Elmore Leonard Snap http://weku.fm/post/life-crime-has-authentic-elmore-leonard-snap <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=%27Life+Of+Crime%27+Has+Authentic+Elmore+Leonard+Snap&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA1MjI2NzUxMDEyNzQyMTY5MjQ2YzkwNA004)"/></div><p> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:02:00 +0000 64472 at http://weku.fm Chicago's Gang Violence Limits Kids Mobility http://weku.fm/post/chicagos-gang-violence-limits-kids-mobility <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Chicago%27s+Gang+Violence+Limits+Kids+Mobility&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA5NjA1MTgyMDEzMzk3ODE2ODgwOGQyMQ004)"/></div><p> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:02:00 +0000 64473 at http://weku.fm Michel Martin Recaps #BeyondFerguson http://weku.fm/post/michel-martin-recaps-beyondferguson <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Michel+Martin+Recaps+%23BeyondFerguson&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDEwNzMwNTg2MDEzNTgxODc5OTM3MWU0Ng004)"/></div><p> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:02:00 +0000 64474 at http://weku.fm China Accuses Panda Of Faking Pregnancies To Get Treats http://weku.fm/post/china-accuses-panda-faking-pregnancies-get-treats <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=China+Accuses+Panda+Of+Faking+Pregnancies+To+Get+Treats&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDEwNzk4NjQwMDEzNTkxNDE0MTg3ZGYxMA004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep.<p>Pandas are cute, but also clever. China's state news agency reports pandas in captivity are accused of faking pregnancies. It starts innocently; some pandas have false symptoms of pregnancy like reduced appetite and less mobility. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:20:00 +0000 64429 at http://weku.fm Jamaica Sets Its Sights On Winter Olympic Hockey Team http://weku.fm/post/jamaica-sets-its-sights-winter-olympic-hockey-team <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Jamaica+Sets+Its+Sights+On+Winter+Olympic+Hockey+Team&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA1MjI2NzUxMDEyNzQyMTY5MjQ2YzkwNA004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>Good morning. I'm David Greene with a possible sequel to "Cool Runnings." That was the Disney movie that tells the story of the first-ever Jamaican Olympic bobsled team. Well, now the Caribbean nation has its sights set on hockey. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:40:00 +0000 64426 at http://weku.fm Ex-Assistant Pleads Guilty To Art Theft http://weku.fm/post/jasper-johns-ex-assistant-pleads-guilty-art-theft <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Ex-Assistant+Pleads+Guilty+To+Art+Theft&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA1MjI2NzUxMDEyNzQyMTY5MjQ2YzkwNA004)"/></div><p> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:02:00 +0000 64422 at http://weku.fm Survey: Americans Are Grumpy About Economic Recovery http://weku.fm/post/survey-americans-are-grumpy-about-economy <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Survey%3A+Americans+Are+Grumpy+About+Economic+Recovery&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA4MTExMzYxMDEzMTU0MTU2MDdlYjM2Nw004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>Heading into the Labor Day weekend the American labor force is not all that happy. There are various signs that the U.S. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:02:00 +0000 Scott Horsley 64423 at http://weku.fm Colossal Dam Removal Project Frees Washington's Elwa River http://weku.fm/post/colossal-dam-removal-project-frees-washingtons-elwa-river <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 Puget Sound Public Radio. To see more, visit <a href="http://www.kuow.org">http://www.kuow.org</a>.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Colossal+Dam+Removal+Project+Frees+Washington%27s+Elwa+River&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA1MjI2NzUxMDEyNzQyMTY5MjQ2YzkwNA004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>Right now the Elwha River on Washington state's Olympic Peninsula is flowing freely once again. Two dams blocked that river for more than a century, but thanks to the largest dam removal project in U.S. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:02:00 +0000 64424 at http://weku.fm Get A Russian Mortgage, Get A Cat http://weku.fm/post/last-word-business-375 <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Get+A+Russian+Mortgage%2C+Get+A+Cat&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA4MDYxNjY4MDEzMTQ2OTkxMzkyOWU2NQ004)"/></div><p> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:02:00 +0000 64425 at http://weku.fm Moral To This Story: Don't Lie About Being Kidnapped http://weku.fm/post/moral-story-dont-lie-about-being-kidnapped <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Moral+To+This+Story%3A+Don%27t+Lie+About+Being+Kidnapped&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDEwNzczMDA2MDEzNTg3ODA1MTAzZjYxNg004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>Good morning, I'm Steve Inskeep. A British man was staying late at a party. His girlfriend expected him at home, so he did the courteous thing - he called. The problem was what he said. He told his girlfriend he could not come home because he had been kidnapped. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:32:00 +0000 64383 at http://weku.fm Neighbor Tries To Shut Down Lemonade Stand http://weku.fm/post/neighbor-tries-shut-down-lemonade-stand <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Neighbor+Tries+To+Shut+Down+Lemonade+Stand&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxODQ3NzExMDEyMTczNzkxNDU5MmE1Yg004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>Good morning. I'm David Greene. It is hard to think of anything more innocent than a kid running a lemonade stand. Twelve-year-old TJ Guerrero was doing it in Dunedin, Florida. But a neighbor tried to shut him down. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:22:00 +0000 64384 at http://weku.fm Canadians Fret Merger With Burger King Will Change Tim Hortons http://weku.fm/post/canadians-fret-merger-burger-will-change-tim-hortons Never heard of Tim Hortons, the Canadian coffee-and-doughnut chain that U.S. fast-food chain Burger King recently announced it was buying? In Canada, that's like asking an American, "What's Starbucks?"<p>The brand affectionately called Timmy's is everywhere in Canada. Tim Hortons has more than 3,000 stores across Canada as well as about 600 in the U.S.<p>By one estimate, sales at Tim Hortons restaurants make up more than 25 percent of all food service transactions in Canada. Eight in 10 cups of coffee in the country are bought from Tim Hortons, according to the chain. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:02:00 +0000 64378 at http://weku.fm Canadians Fret Merger With Burger King Will Change Tim Hortons Parking Behavior May Reflect Economic Drive http://weku.fm/post/parking-behavior-may-reflect-economic-drive <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Parking+Behavior+May+Reflect+Economic+Drive&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxOTQ5MTI3MDEyMjA5MDI1OTZmMjJkOQ001)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>OK, what you're about to hear might make you think very differently next time you park your car. And maybe that's something you're about to do while you're listening to the radio right now. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:02:00 +0000 Shankar Vedantam 64379 at http://weku.fm As Ferguson Protests Wind Down, Residents Want Outrage Channeled http://weku.fm/post/ferguson-protests-wind-down-residents-want-outrage-channeled <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=As+Ferguson+Protests+Wind+Down%2C+Residents+Want+Outrage+Channeled&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxOTQ5MTI3MDEyMjA5MDI1OTZmMjJkOQ001)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>People are still protesting in Ferguson, Missouri. The demonstrations demand justice for a black 18-year-old shot by a white police officer. But the protests, which were violent in recent weeks, have been getting smaller. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:02:00 +0000 64380 at http://weku.fm Boston Has Riskiest Drivers, According To Insurance Ranking http://weku.fm/post/last-word-business-374 <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Boston+Has+Riskiest+Drivers%2C+According+To+Insurance+Ranking&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAwMTM1NDgzMDEyMzg2MDcwMzJjODJiYQ004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>Today's last word in Business involves your car - or rather, your (imitating a Boston accent) car.<p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>It involves driving in Boston - Allstate Insurance has a new ranking of cities with the riskiest drivers and Boston is ranked number 1. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:02:00 +0000 64381 at http://weku.fm Burger King Announces Merger With Tim Hortons, Move To Canada http://weku.fm/post/burger-announces-merger-tim-hortons-move-canada <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Burger+King+Announces+Merger+With+Tim+Hortons%2C+Move+To+Canada&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAyMDgzMzYwMDEyOTc4NzE4NzJkZTAzYw004)"/></div><p> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:47:00 +0000 Steve Inskeep 64338 at http://weku.fm Naked Campers Told To Put Clothes On http://weku.fm/post/naked-campers-told-put-clothes <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Naked+Campers+Told+To+Put+Clothes+On&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA1MjI2NzUxMDEyNzQyMTY5MjQ2YzkwNA004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>Good morning. I'm David Greene. Mother Nature defeated Burning Man, the annual countercultural event taking place in Nevada. Heavy rain forced organizers to shut off an entrance to the event, so attendees looked to camp elsewhere. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 11:49:00 +0000 64333 at http://weku.fm Town's Marshal Quits. Was It Because Of Aliens? http://weku.fm/post/towns-marshal-quits-was-it-because-aliens <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Town%27s+Marshal+Quits.+Was+It+Because+Of+Aliens%3F&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxOTQ5MTI3MDEyMjA5MDI1OTZmMjJkOQ001)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep. the new town marshal of Nederland, Colorado, is now the old town marshal. Jim Matheny arrived and quit. People in the town west of Boulder spread rumors of why. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 11:49:00 +0000 64334 at http://weku.fm In India, Hindu Nationalists Feel Their Moment Has Arrived http://weku.fm/post/india-hindu-nationalists-feel-their-moment-has-arrived There are signs of rising tensions between India's Hindu and Muslim communities since Narendra Modi, a self-avowed Hindu nationalist, took power as prime minister in May. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 10:18:00 +0000 Julie McCarthy 64330 at http://weku.fm In India, Hindu Nationalists Feel Their Moment Has Arrived Comic Featuring Superman's Debut Sells For Millions http://weku.fm/post/last-word-business-373 <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Comic+Featuring+Superman%27s+Debut+Sells+For+Millions&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDExMDYyODYyMDEzNjM2MjM1Mzk2NWY3OQ004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>Well, this talk of cartoon characters brings us to the last word in Business. It's a bird; it's a plane; it's a super-expensive Superman.<p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>It is considered the holy grail of comic books. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:59:00 +0000 64328 at http://weku.fm Past Winners Do Well At 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards http://weku.fm/post/past-winners-do-well-66th-annual-primetime-emmy-awards <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Past+Winners+Do+Well+At+66th+Annual+Primetime+Emmy+Awards&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA1MjI2NzUxMDEyNzQyMTY5MjQ2YzkwNA004)"/></div><p> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:59:00 +0000 64324 at http://weku.fm