All Things Considered http://www.kunc.org en American Doctor Sick With Ebola Now Fighting For His Life http://www.kunc.org/post/american-doctor-sick-ebola-now-fighting-his-life A doctor trained in Fort Worth, Texas, is now a victim of the Ebola outbreak he was battling.<p>Kent Brantly, 33, had been caring for Ebola patients in Liberia's capital, Monrovia, for several months when he noticed he had symptoms of the deadly virus last Wednesday.<p>He immediately put himself into an isolation ward.<p>"He is still conversing and is in isolation. But he is seriously ill with a very grave prognosis," says Dr. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:26:00 +0000 59165 at http://www.kunc.org American Doctor Sick With Ebola Now Fighting For His Life A Fond Farewell From An Old Memphis Maverick http://www.kunc.org/post/fond-farewell-old-memphis-maverick <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T-Af-rJqLhM</p> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:56:00 +0000 59164 at http://www.kunc.org A Fond Farewell From An Old Memphis Maverick Welcome To The Nuclear Command Bunker http://www.kunc.org/post/welcome-nuclear-command-bunker The stretch of Interstate 80 between Cheyenne, Wyo., and Lincoln, Neb., is straight and flat. High plains stretch out on either side.<p>But scattered along this unremarkable road, the Air Force keeps some of its most powerful weapons — <a href="http://www.boeing.com/boeing/history/boeing/minuteman.page">Minuteman III nuclear missiles</a>.<p>Outsiders are rarely allowed to see the missiles up close. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:09:00 +0000 Geoff Brumfiel 59162 at http://www.kunc.org Welcome To The Nuclear Command Bunker NPR Host Michel Martin's Own 'Letter From A Birmingham Jail' http://www.kunc.org/post/npr-host-michel-martins-own-letter-birmingham-jail As the host of the program <em>Tell Me More</em>, Michel Martin has spent seven years bringing the NPR audience news and commentary on a near-daily basis. But even as <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/05/20/314256024/npr-to-end-tell-me-more-lay-off-28-people">the show nears its final broadcast</a> on Friday, Aug. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:04:00 +0000 NPR Staff 59141 at http://www.kunc.org NPR Host Michel Martin's Own 'Letter From A Birmingham Jail' It's Boom Times For Pop-Up Shops As Mobile Shopping Clicks http://www.kunc.org/post/its-boom-times-pop-shops-mobile-shopping-clicks Fast-rising mobile technology is making buying stuff with a tap of an app easier than ever, and shifting the way we shop. What were once permanent, brick-and-mortar stores, where shoppers look at items in a physical space, are now often pop-ups first — shops that last for a limited time only.<p>Pop-up shops are temporary retail spaces that spring up in unused premises. Leases can last as short as a single day, when brands use the spaces for a promotional event instead of testing out a market.<p>"As long as they can change it back, they can do whatever they want," says Joe LaPadula. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:05:00 +0000 Elise Hu 59139 at http://www.kunc.org It's Boom Times For Pop-Up Shops As Mobile Shopping Clicks