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3:12pm

Fri April 22, 2011
The Two-Way

New Jersey To Rehire Transit Worker Fired For Burning Quran

New Jersey Transit will rehire a man who was fired after burning a Quran. The American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey brought a suit on behalf of Derek Fenton, who was fired for burning a Quran last year on the ninth anniversary of 9/11.

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3:00pm

Fri April 22, 2011
The Record

Hazel Dickens, Bluegrass And Folk Singer, Has Died

Originally published on Wed July 31, 2013 10:33 am

Hazel Dickens onstage at the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival in San Francisco in 2008.
Anthony Pidgeon Redferns

2:30pm

Fri April 22, 2011
World Cafe

Bright Eyes On World Cafe

Originally published on Tue May 24, 2011 10:44 am

Bright Eyes recently performed on World Cafe.
Courtesy of the artist

The People's Key is the seventh full-length from Omaha's Conor Oberst and is by far the most adventurous of his career. The album comes after Oberst's Bright Eyes "hiatus," which saw him collaborate with the Mystic Valley Band and the group, Monsters of Folk that featured M.

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2:10pm

Fri April 22, 2011
The Two-Way

New Photos Released Of Man Wanted For Questioning About Colo. Pipe Bomb

Saying that "our continuing joint investigation has revealed the person previously considered a 'person of interest' [is now] a possible 'suspect' in the investigation," the FBI Denver Joint Terrorism Task Force has released three more photos of the man authorities want to question about a pipe bomb found in a Colorado shopping mall on Wednesday.

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1:40pm

Fri April 22, 2011
Shots - Health Blog

Studies Suggest Higher Risk Of Blood Clots With Some Birth Control Pills

A couple of papers just published by the British Medical Journal add to the evidence that the latest type of birth control pills may confer a higher risk of blood clots than older kinds of oral contraceptives.

The newer pills — including Yaz and Yasmin — contain a synthetic hormone called drospirenone. Many older contraceptives rely on levonorgestrel, another type of the progestin hormone.

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