All Things Considered for February 24, 2014 Hear the All Things Considered program for February 24, 2014

All Things Considered

The divorce rate for Americans over 50 doubled between 1990 and 2010. Alexander Abramov/iStockphoto hide caption

toggle caption
Alexander Abramov/iStockphoto

Around the Nation

Older Americans' Breakups Are Causing A 'Graying' Divorce Trend

Baby boomers are setting new records for divorce. Americans over 50 are twice as likely to get divorced as people of that age were 20 years ago.

The divorce rate for Americans over 50 doubled between 1990 and 2010. Alexander Abramov/iStockphoto hide caption

toggle caption
Alexander Abramov/iStockphoto

Older Americans' Breakups Are Causing A 'Graying' Divorce Trend

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/282105022/282123692" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Queen Elsa embraces her power to freeze things with the anthem "Let It Go" in Frozen. Disney hide caption

toggle caption
Disney

'Let It Go': A Global Hit In Any Language

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/282081061/282123698" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Ukrainians line up to get their money from a bank machine in the western city of Lviv last week. Clashes in Independence Square in Kiev and the resulting political turmoil caused a financial panic. AFP/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
AFP/AFP/Getty Images

Will Ukraine Do What It Takes To Unlock International Aid?

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/282123657/282123658" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Ghostbusters, starring Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd and Harold Ramis, was one of Ramis' many successful comedies. The writer, director, actor and producer died Monday; he had co-written and planned to star in the long-awaited Ghostbusters III. Corus Entertainment / Sony Pictures hide caption

toggle caption
Corus Entertainment / Sony Pictures

Harold Ramis: A Big-Screen Comedy Nerd, Eager To Please

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/282092389/282123704" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

The Narrative clip is a lightweight wearable camera, capable of shooting 5-megapixel images. You clip it to your lapel and it shoots two photos a minute. Jim Tuttle/NPR hide caption

toggle caption
Jim Tuttle/NPR

Cool Or Creepy? A Clip-On Camera Can Capture Every Moment

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/280733721/282123710" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Star violinist Gil Shaham, whose newest recording project surveys the wildly different violin concertos of the 1930s. Luke Ratray/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

toggle caption
Luke Ratray/Courtesy of the artist

Gil Shaham And When The World 'Got Much Smaller, Much Faster'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/280744349/282123716" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Searching for a song you heard between stories? We've retired music buttons on these pages. Learn more here.

All Things Considered