Cheryl Corley http://www.kunc.org en A Presidential Contest ... For Obama's Library http://www.kunc.org/post/presidential-contest-obamas-library There are 13 <a href="http://www.archives.gov/presidential-libraries/">presidential Libraries</a> in the United States run by the National Archives, and when President Obama leaves office, the construction of the 14th library won't be far behind.<p>A <a href="http://www.obamapresidentialfoundation.org/about">nonprofit foundation</a> created to fund and build the Obama presidential library is already beginning to mull proposals from contenders who'd like to be home to the facility.<p>Think of this fight over a presidential library like a boxing match with contenders in three corners of the ring Mon, 07 Jul 2014 11:55:00 +0000 Cheryl Corley 58668 at http://www.kunc.org A Presidential Contest ... For Obama's Library Chicago Students Enroll As Boys, And Graduate As College-Bound Men http://www.kunc.org/post/chicago-students-enroll-boys-and-graduate-college-bound-men <em>This story is part of </em>All Things Considered<em>'s </em>"<a href="http://www.npr.org/series/323986426/men-in-america" target="_blank">Men in America</a>"<em> series.</em><p>In America, nearly 40 percent of black boys live in poverty, and barely half will graduate from high school.<p>But it's quite a different story for young black men at a public charter high school in Chicago. Fri, 04 Jul 2014 22:54:00 +0000 Cheryl Corley 58595 at http://www.kunc.org Chicago Students Enroll As Boys, And Graduate As College-Bound Men Online Gambling Dealt A Blow To State Expansion http://www.kunc.org/post/online-gambling-dealt-blow-state-expansion Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>NPR's business news begins with a setback for online gambling.<p>(SOUNDBITE OF MUSIC)<p>INSKEEP: It's a multi-billion-dollar enterprise around the world. It's easy, addictive. You can do it anywhere. But Internet gambling is just getting started in the United States. It is only legal in a few states. Now the group representing the country's casino industry says it will no longer seek to expand online gambling here.<p>NPR's Cheryl Corley reports.<p>CHERYL CORLEY, BYLINE: In three states, it's legal to gamble online. Thu, 22 May 2014 09:12:00 +0000 Cheryl Corley 56830 at http://www.kunc.org Why Those Tiny Microbeads In Soap May Pose Problem For Great Lakes http://www.kunc.org/post/why-those-tiny-microbeads-soap-may-pose-problem-great-lakes From the shoreline at North Avenue Beach in Chicago, the blue water of Lake Michigan stretches as far as the eye can see. Wed, 21 May 2014 12:06:00 +0000 Cheryl Corley 56793 at http://www.kunc.org Why Those Tiny Microbeads In Soap May Pose Problem For Great Lakes Across The U.S., Bicycle Commuting Picks Up Speed http://www.kunc.org/post/across-us-bicycle-commuting-picks-speed As bicycling goes, America is far behind Copenhagen, the promised land where roads look like bicycle highways as people pedal to work. But commuting by bike in the U.S. is catching on — though geographic, income and gender disparities persist.<p>In Chicago, busy Sheridan Road is the start of the Lakefront bike trail on its north side. Thu, 15 May 2014 11:14:00 +0000 Cheryl Corley 56549 at http://www.kunc.org Across The U.S., Bicycle Commuting Picks Up Speed