October 27, 2002 Hundreds of thousands protested this weekend in the United States and around the world against a possible war in Iraq. NPR's Nancy Marshall reports on the demonstrations in Washington, D.C.; NPR's Richard Gonzales describes the scene from San Francisco; and from member station KSKA in Anchorage, Rene Gutel reports on protests in Alaska. (6:50) Read the Transcript
November 18, 1997 California's new mandate requires that playgrounds be constructed to ensure child safety. Experts say, though, that the problems with playgrounds is not so much that they're unsafe, but that children find them boring.
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