Wade Goodwyn http://kccu.org en Airlines Cancel Service To Israel Amid Heightened Aviation Safety Concerns http://kccu.org/post/airlines-cancel-service-israel-amid-heightened-aviation-safety-concerns A number of major airlines have suspended service to and from Tel Aviv as the fighting between Israel and Hamas in Gaza intensifies. That's leaving passengers to find other arrangements. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:45:00 +0000 Wade Goodwyn 60280 at http://kccu.org An American Radio Station That's Saying 'Jambo' To Kenyans http://kccu.org/post/american-radio-station-thats-saying-jambo-kenyans There are about 100,000 people born in Kenya who are now living in America. Over the last 50 years, there's been a growing number of Kenyans immigrating to America. In fact, the number is doubling.<p>They live in clusters in Boston, Atlanta, Washington D.C., Dallas and in parts of the West Coast. Sat, 19 Jul 2014 21:05:00 +0000 Wade Goodwyn 60102 at http://kccu.org An American Radio Station That's Saying 'Jambo' To Kenyans Showdown At The UT Corral http://kccu.org/post/showdown-ut-corral Like any ugly, long-running confrontation between a husband and wife or next-door neighbors — or between anybody, really — it's hard to know exactly<em> </em>when the dispute between University of Texas President Bill Powers and Texas GOP Gov. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 22:59:00 +0000 Wade Goodwyn 59785 at http://kccu.org Showdown At The UT Corral For A Business Built 'On Bended Knee,' Hobby Lobby Ruling Is A Boon http://kccu.org/post/business-built-bended-knee-hobby-lobby-ruling-boon Transcript <p>ROBERT SIEGEL, HOST: <p>To the politics of religion and the Supreme Court now, and last week's decision in the Hobby Lobby case. The court cleared the way for closely held businesses, whose owners have religious objections to contraceptives, to cut coverage from their employee health plans. And since the court ruled, businesses have been doing just that. NPR's Wade Goodwyn spoke with a couple of company leaders about their decisions.<p>WADE GOODWYN, BYLINE: Alpha Testing is a geotechnical materials testing environmental firm. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 20:13:00 +0000 Wade Goodwyn 59380 at http://kccu.org Will Texas GOP Candidate's Actions On Chemicals Prove Toxic? http://kccu.org/post/will-texas-gop-candidates-remarks-chemicals-prove-toxic Texas Republican Greg Abbott, who's been cruising toward easy victory in the governor's race against Democrat Wendy Davis, is making some campaign news this week — and not the good kind.<p>His actions and comments have brought his relationship to the state's chemical industry under scrutiny.<p>The trouble began with a report last month from Dallas-Fort Worth television station WFAA that revealed the state of Texas — at the direction of Attorney General Abbott — had quietly begun blocking access to reporters and the general public about just what chemicals were being handled and stored in the s Thu, 03 Jul 2014 16:35:00 +0000 Wade Goodwyn 59112 at http://kccu.org