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Local News
9:24 am
Thu June 28, 2012

Special Coverage of SCOTUS Decision on Health Care

Starting at 10:00 this morning, WFPL will carry special coverage to bring you the latest news and analysis on the Supreme Court's ruling on the Affordable Care Act.

From 10:00 to noon, we'll broadcast On Point live. The show will have expert guests and listener calls. 

At 1:00 pm, Here and Now will bring you more coverage of the decision.

At 7:00 pm, NPR will have a wrap-up of the day's events.

2:00 pm
Tue June 19, 2012

Noise & Notes to Make Radio Debut

For over a year, WFPL Political Editor Phillip M. Bailey has edited the Noise & Notes news blog on Now he has something for your ears.

The Noise & Notes radio show is a relaxed conversation on issues of importance to Louisville, from the news of the day to broader discussions on policy, politics and politicians.

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Local News
11:06 am
Fri June 8, 2012

Click and Clack Retiring From Car Talk

The chatty mechanics on NPR's "Car Talk" are pulling in to the garage.

Tom and Ray Magliozzi said Friday they will stop making new episodes of their comic auto advice show at the end of September, 25 years after "Car Talk" began in Boston. The show airs every Saturday morning and is National Public Radio's most popular program.

Older brother Tom is 74 years old and the brothers say it's time to stop and smell the cappuccino.

Local News
12:38 pm
Wed May 30, 2012

State of the News Is Now Byline


For three years, WFPL has brought you the reporter roundtable show State of the News every Friday. Now, we’ll bring you Byline. Byline will continue to feature analysis of the week’s top stories, but we’ll incorporate more voices, more field reports and (thankfully) new theme music.

Stay tuned.