Kateri Jochum

WNYC/WQXR Newsroom

Kateri Jochum appears in the following:

United Nations Pushes For More Cargo Security

Monday, November 29, 2010

The U.N. agency overseeing aviation is pushing for more cargo security to counter al-Qaida's new mail-bomb strategy, but is not calling for 100 percent screening of packages.

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Picasso Treasure Trove Unveiled in France

Monday, November 29, 2010

A retired French electrician and his wife have come forward with 271 undocumented, never-before-seen works by Pablo Picasso, estimated to be worth at least $79.35 million.

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Washington Reacts to Wikileaks Documents

Monday, November 29, 2010

Washington is reeling after the release of a quarter of a million classified cables sent to and from the State Department. The Obama administration has been forced into damage control and politicians are criticizing the release of the documents.

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WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, September 13, 2010

David Sanger joins Kerry Nolan to discuss why a Republican compromise on middle-class tax cuts is not a sign of rekindled bipartisanship in Washington.

French Film Director Chabrol Dies

Monday, September 13, 2010

Claude Chabrol, director of stylish French suspense films like "Le Boucher" ("The Butcher") and "La Femme Infidele" ("The Unfaithful Wife"), died Sunday in Paris at the age of 80. He was one of the founders of the New Wave movement,

 

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Violence Erupts in Kashmir

Monday, September 13, 2010

Indian forces have killed 13 protesters and wounded scores of others in confrontations across Kashmir fueled in part by reports that a Quran was desecrated in the United States. One police officer was also killed.

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California Residents Return Home After Pipeline Explosion

Monday, September 13, 2010

Residents in San Bruno, California have been allowed to return home after a natural gas pipeline explosion and subsequent fire on Thursday that killed at least four people, injured 50 and destroyed at least 50 homes. California regulators are telling Pacific Gas and Electric to survey all of its natural gas lines in the state, in hopes of heading off another disaster.

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Afghans Protest Church's Plans to Burn Koran

Monday, September 06, 2010

Hundreds of Afghans rallied in Kabul to denounce an American church's plans to burn the Islamic holy book on Sept. 11.

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New Footage of "The Blitz" Unveiled

Monday, September 06, 2010

Rare color footage of the bomb damage inflicted on London during World War II has surfaced on the eve of the 70th anniversary of the Blitz.

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Obama Proposes New Round of Stimulus Efforts

Monday, September 06, 2010

President Obama will be presenting a new $50 billion proposal for infrastructure investments at a speech in Wisconsin.

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WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, September 06, 2010

David Sanger joins Kerry Nolan to discuss the August jobless numbers, new government stimulus proposals, and how the new round of Middle East peace talks are dealing with the key issues facing the conflict.

Obama, Netanyahu Talk Middle East Peace

Tuesday, July 06, 2010

President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made a point to demonstrate a warm relationship and pledged concrete steps to revive Mideast peace efforts with Palestinians when they met Tuesday in Washington.

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Artists Oppose BP Sponsorship at Tate Britain

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Activists poured oil-like liquid in front of London's Tate Britain Monday and sprinkled bird feathers over the slick to protest the gallery receiving corporate sponsorship from British Petroleum.

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Confirmation Hearings Begin for Petraeus

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

General David Petraeus will testify before the Senate Armed Services Committee in the first day of confirmation hearings which most believe will end with Petraeus taking over as commander of the NATO forces in Afghanistan.

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10 Arrested in Alleged Russian Spy Ring

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

The FBI has arrested 10 people in Yonkers, Boston and northern Virginia the agency claims are secret Russian agents and an eleventh alleged spy was arrested overseas later today. 

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WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, June 28, 2010

This week, David Sanger from the NYTimes speaks with WQXR's Kerry Nolan on how Senator Robert Byrd's death will affect Washington.

Supreme Court Upholds States' Gun Rights

Monday, June 28, 2010

The Supreme Court held Monday that the Constitution's Second Amendment restrains government's ability to significantly limit "the right to keep and bear arms," advancing a recent trend by the bench to support gun rights.

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Tropical Storm Should Skirt Gulf Oil Spill

Monday, June 28, 2010

Tropical Storm Alex was gaining strength as it swept across the Gulf of Mexico Monday on its way to Mexico's northeastern coast - well clear of a massive oil spill.

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G-20 Leaders Vow to Reduce Debt

Monday, June 28, 2010

Leaders of the world'd 20 largest economies pledged to slash budget deficits in half by 2013 and balance their budgets by 2015, even while they downplayed national differences in their fiscal strategies.

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Classical Crossovers

Friday, June 25, 2010

A conversation about Michael Jackson and genre-blending music.

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