Audie Cornish


Middle East
3:48 pm
Thu November 22, 2012

Israel, Hamas Work On Lasting Peace Agreement

Originally published on Sun November 25, 2012 9:04 am



From NPR News, this is ALL THINGS CONSIDERED. I'm Audie Cornish and Happy Thanksgiving. We begin this hour with calm. The cease fire between Israel and Hamas is holding and now the detailed negotiations to forge a lasting peace can begin. The two sides will not meet face to face, but an Israeli delegation has flown to Cairo. Egyptian officials will convey proposals between the Israeli and Hamas negotiators.

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4:20 pm
Wed November 21, 2012

U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. Resigns Under A Cloud

Originally published on Wed November 21, 2012 4:57 pm

Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. resigned his seat in Illinois' 2nd District on Wednesday. He resigned in a letter to House Speaker John Boehner. Jackson had been on medical leave since June, being treated for bipolar disorder. David Schaper talks to Audie Cornish.

Israeli-Palestinian Coverage
4:02 pm
Tue November 20, 2012

Cease-Fire Between Israel, Hamas May Be Close

Originally published on Tue November 20, 2012 5:14 pm

With the conflict in Gaza on its seventh day on Tuesday, Egypt dispatched its foreign minister to Gaza City at the head of an Arab delegation. Egyptian officials say a ceasefire deal could be reached soon, but meanwhile the Israeli air strikes and Hamas rocket attacks continued. Anthony Kuhn talks to Audie Cornish.

3:36 pm
Mon November 12, 2012

Supercomputers Act Like Talent Magnets

Originally published on Mon November 12, 2012 4:47 pm

Titan, the new supercomputer at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee, has been crowned the fastest in the world. It can clock 17.59 petaflops (quadrillions of calculations per second). Audie Cornish talks to Steve Henn for more.

Around the Nation
4:15 pm
Tue October 30, 2012

Sandy Continues To Disrupt Lives As It Heads West



From NPR News, this is ALL THINGS CONSIDERED. I'm Robert Siegel.


And I'm Audie Cornish.

Sandy has spoken. Over the past 24 hours, the storm has swamped vast sections of the Jersey shore, crippled much of New York City and left more than 8 million Americans in the dark.

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