5:29am

Thu July 14, 2011
Business

Colorado's Innovation Economy a Bright Spot Amid Recession

Abound Solar is nearly doubling its office space at Centerra in Loveland, adding 50 new jobs by the end of the year. KUNC’s Erin O’Toole talks with Jeff Nuttall, publisher of the Northern Colorado Business Report, about this and other developments in the local innovation economy.

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4:34am

Thu July 14, 2011
Asia

India Says No Leads In Mumbai Bomb Attacks

No one has claimed responsibility for a trio of bomb blasts in India's commercial capital of Mumbai that killed at least 17 people and wounded dozens, as police sifted through clues Thursday to determine who might have carried out the attacks.

Government officials said they have yet to rule out any group or motive. Despite 2008 attacks by gunmen in the city blamed on Pakistan-linked militants, the officials have been careful not to point fingers at Islamabad for Wednesday's bombings.

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4:00am

Thu July 14, 2011
Business

Business News

Mary Louise Kelly has business news.

4:00am

Thu July 14, 2011
Media

Murdoch Withdraws Bid To Buy British TV Company

Rupert Murdoch's media company has been under fire for a phone-hacking scandal in Britain. On Wednesday, News Corp. announced it was withdrawing a bid to buy full interest in the British broadcast company BSkyB. Murdoch has suffered a stunning loss of political influence in Britain.

4:00am

Thu July 14, 2011
Business

The Last Word In Business

Mary Louise Kelly has the Last Word in business.

4:00am

Thu July 14, 2011
Around the Nation

I-405's Closure Will Be A 'Nightmare' For L.A. Drivers

Southern Californians are calling it Carpacoplypse and Carmagadden. This weekend, Interstate 405 in Los Angeles will shut down completely for construction. The closure is causing a certain amount of panic.

4:00am

Thu July 14, 2011
Space

Astronauts Enjoy NASA's Version Of Shrimp Cocktail

What do astronauts eat aboard the space shuttle? Mary Louise Kelly and Steve Inskeep report on the culinary delights of space.

4:00am

Thu July 14, 2011
Media

Fears Murdoch's Scandal Fallout Spreads To U.S.

The phone-hacking charges involving Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. has mostly been a British scandal. But the tentacles of his empire extend far beyond Britain. Ken Auletta, media writer for The New Yorker, talks to Mary Louise Kelly about the scope of the News Corp. media empire.

12:01am

Thu July 14, 2011
Planet Money

Fewer Foreclosures Now. More Foreclosures Later.

Originally published on Mon May 7, 2012 10:43 am

Joe Raedle Getty Images

The number of homes in foreclosure fell sharply in the first half of this year. But that doesn't mean the housing market is getting better.

It just means the foreclosure process has stalled as lenders and state attorneys general try to work out a settlement over the robosigning scandal.

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12:01am

Thu July 14, 2011
The End Of The Space Shuttle Era

Out Of This World: Designs Of The Space Age

Originally published on Wed May 23, 2012 9:40 am

Unidentified Fashion Object: A 1963 rendering shows the design for Biff's Coffee Shop in Oakland, Calif. "It almost looked like a flying saucer," says Victor Newlove of Armet Davis Newlove Architects. "It looks like it's about ready to lift off."
Armet & Davis Architects

The Space Age left a sleekly modern mark on everything from office parks to kitchenware to kids' TV shows like The Jetsons. Even today, if you drive around Los Angeles, you'll see relics of Space Age architecture, including the flamboyantly futuristic Los Angeles International Airport and a nearby coffee shop called Pann's.

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