Morning Edition http://delmarvapublicradio.net en China Accuses Panda Of Faking Pregnancies To Get Treats http://delmarvapublicradio.net/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> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:56:00 +0000 editor 60252 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Jamaica Sets Its Sights On Winter Olympic Hockey Team http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/jamaica-sets-its-sights-winter-olympic-hockey-team <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. 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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 editor 60246 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Colossal Dam Removal Project Frees Washington's Elwa River http://delmarvapublicradio.net/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(MDAyMTY5Njg0MDEyMjQ2OTQ4NjVhMTAyZg004)"/></div><p> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:02:00 +0000 editor 60247 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Get A Russian Mortgage, Get A Cat http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/last-word-business-285 <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 editor 60250 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Moral To This Story: Don't Lie About Being Kidnapped http://delmarvapublicradio.net/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 10:59:00 +0000 editor 60190 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Neighbor Tries To Shut Down Lemonade Stand http://delmarvapublicradio.net/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 10:59:00 +0000 editor 60191 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Canadians Fret Merger With Burger King Will Change Tim Hortons http://delmarvapublicradio.net/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 editor 60185 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Canadians Fret Merger With Burger King Will Change Tim Hortons Parking Behavior May Reflect Economic Drive http://delmarvapublicradio.net/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 60186 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net As Ferguson Protests Wind Down, Residents Want Outrage Channeled http://delmarvapublicradio.net/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 editor 60187 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Boston Has Riskiest Drivers, According To Insurance Ranking http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/last-word-business-284 <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 editor 60188 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Burger King Announces Merger With Tim Hortons, Move To Canada http://delmarvapublicradio.net/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 60151 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Naked Campers Told To Put Clothes On http://delmarvapublicradio.net/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 editor 60139 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Town's Marshal Quits. Was It Because Of Aliens? http://delmarvapublicradio.net/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 11:34:00 +0000 editor 60132 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net In India, Hindu Nationalists Feel Their Moment Has Arrived http://delmarvapublicradio.net/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 60127 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net In India, Hindu Nationalists Feel Their Moment Has Arrived Comic Featuring Superman's Debut Sells For Millions http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/last-word-business-283 <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 editor 60125 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Past Winners Do Well At 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards http://delmarvapublicradio.net/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 editor 60121 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Egypt, UAE Airstrikes In Libya Blindside U.S. Diplomats http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/egypt-uae-airstrikes-libya-blindside-us-diplomats <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=Egypt%2C+UAE+Airstrikes+In+Libya+Blindside+U.S.+Diplomats&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxODMzOTc3MDEzMjAzMzEyMDA3Njc1Nw004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>Libya's violent and chaotic slide toward civil war now has two new players. The New York Times is reporting that Egypt and the United Arab Emirates collaborated on airstrikes against Islamists in the Libyan capital, Tripoli. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:59:00 +0000 editor 60122 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Cereal Consumption Hurt By Grab-And-Go Foods http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/cereal-consumption-hurt-grab-and-go-foods <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 Michigan Radio. To see more, visit <a href="http://michiganradio.org/">http://michiganradio.org/</a>.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Cereal+Consumption+Hurt+By+Grab-And-Go+Foods&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDExMDYyODYyMDEzNjM2MjM1Mzk2NWY3OQ004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>In other breakfast news, we are also eating a lot less cereal. Cereal consumption peaked in 1996. It has been declining ever since. Perhaps you know why if you're rushing off to work right now. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:59:00 +0000 editor 60123 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Michael Brown's Funeral Is Mixed With Tributes, Political Messages http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/michael-browns-funeral-mixed-tributes-political-messages <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=Michael+Brown%27s+Funeral+Is+Mixed+With+Tributes%2C+Political+Messages&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDExMDYyODYyMDEzNjM2MjM1Mzk2NWY3OQ004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>This is MORNING EDITION from NPR News. I'm David Greene.<p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>And I'm Steve Inskeep. Good morning. The funeral of Michael Brown mixed personal tributes with politics. Maybe that was understandable. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:59:00 +0000 editor 60124 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net A Somber Show Of Support At Michael Brown's Funeral http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/somber-show-support-michael-browns-funeral <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=A+Somber+Show+Of+Support+At+Michael+Brown%27s+Funeral&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA5Njc0ODg4MDEzNDA5MTE5NDRhNDMzYw004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>This is NPR News. Funeral services for Michael Brown are taking place this morning. The father of the unarmed teenager who was shot and killed by police just over two weeks ago in Ferguson, Missouri, has asked for peace as his son is laid to rest. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 15:53:00 +0000 Steve Inskeep 60090 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Captured Bees In Queens Moved To A Farm http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/captured-bees-queens-moved-farm <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=Captured+Bees+In+Queens+Moved+To+A+Farm&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA1MjI2NzUxMDEyNzQyMTY5MjQ2YzkwNA004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep. Frieda Turkmenilli says she noticed a few bees flying around her Queens, N.Y. apartment. She's apparently a tolerant soul and ignored them. But neighbors were not tolerant and complained. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:54:00 +0000 editor 60069 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Austria's Social Democrat Party Wants Its Gnomes Back http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/austrias-social-democrat-party-wants-its-gnomes-back <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=Austria%27s+Social+Democrat+Party+Wants+Its+Gnomes+Back&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAyMDgzMzYwMDEyOTc4NzE4NzJkZTAzYw004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>Good morning. I'm David Greene. Austria's Social Democrat Party is offering over $1000 for information about their missing Gnomes. Yes, Gnomes. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:15:00 +0000 editor 60065 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Legendary Actor Lord Richard Attenborough Dies At 90 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/legendary-actor-lord-richard-attenborough-dies-90 <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=Legendary+Actor+Lord+Richard+Attenborough+Dies+At+90&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDEwNzczMDA2MDEzNTg3ODA1MTAzZjYxNg004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>Richard Attenborough has died at the age of 90. He was Lord Attenborough, but beyond any title was the power of his film work, on-screen and behind the camera as an Oscar-winning director. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:14:00 +0000 editor 60062 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Strongest Earthquake In 25 Years Hits Napa Valley http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/strongest-earthquake-25-years-hits-napa-valley <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=Strongest+Earthquake+In+25+Years+Hits+Napa+Valley&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAyMjQ1NzYwMDEyMjU5MjA0MjE0Yzg1Mg004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>California's Napa Valley region is recovering from the strongest earthquake to strike that region in 25 years. It was a magnitude of 6.0, strong enough to knock many buildings off their foundations, also strong enough to knock many bottles of wine out of their racks. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:14:00 +0000 editor 60063 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net U.S. Journalist Held In Syria Since 2012 Is Freed http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/us-journalist-held-syria-2012-freed <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=U.S.+Journalist+Held+In+Syria+Since+2012+Is+Freed&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA4MzM1ODU4MDEzMTg5NjcxOTBkZGJhOA004)"/></div><p> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:14:00 +0000 editor 60064 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Calif. Lawmakers Overturn Ban On Pets At Restaurants http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/last-word-business-282 <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=Calif.+Lawmakers+Overturn+Ban+On+Pets+At+Restaurants&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxOTQ5MTI3MDEyMjA5MDI1OTZmMjJkOQ001)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>That brings us to our last word in Business Today, which is bone appetite.<p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>Steve, isn't it bon appetit?<p>INSKEEP: You would think so, David. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:14:00 +0000 editor 60066 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Burger King In Talks To Buy Canadian Coffee-and-Doughnut Chain http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/business-news-194 <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+In+Talks+To+Buy+Canadian+Coffee-and-Doughnut+Chain&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAyMDgzMzYwMDEyOTc4NzE4NzJkZTAzYw004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>It's MORNING EDITION from NPR News. NPR's Business News starts with a new king in Canada. With all due respect to the Queen, Burger King is in talks to buy Tim Hortons, the giant Canadian coffee and doughnut chain. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:14:00 +0000 editor 60067 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Shoplifter Claims To Be Stone Temple Pilots Ex-Lead Singer http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/shoplifter-claims-be-stone-temple-pilots-ex-lead-singer <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=Shoplifter+Claims+To+Be+Stone+Temple+Pilots+Ex-Lead+Singer&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAyMDgzMzYwMDEyOTc4NzE4NzJkZTAzYw004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>Good morning. I'm David Greene. Where you going with that mask I found - famous lyric from the Stone Temple Pilots song "Plush." And it seems to capture what happened to the former lead singer, Scott Weiland. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:32:00 +0000 editor 59938 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net