London Counts Down Days To Royal Wedding | WAMU 88.5 - American University Radio

WAMU 88.5 : News

Filed Under:

London Counts Down Days To Royal Wedding

Play associated audio

As a capital city, D.C. plays host to events of national and international significance -- inaugurations, state dinners, global summits.

But the event getting the most attention this year is the one taking place in London 100 days from now: the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton.

WAMU's Rebecca Blatt spoke with Gabriel Gatehouse of the BBC to find out how that capital city is gearing up.

NPR

Christmas Bells Are Ringing, And Cable Holiday Movies Are Unrelenting

Christmas cable movies are a genre unto themselves. We take a look at some of the Hallmark (and other) romances that are surprisingly big business this time of year.
NPR

Could Turkey Breeders Cure The Ailments Of Our Big-Breasted Birds?

The standard commercial American turkey is the product of decades of intense selective breeding. But breeding for efficiency and size has created new health problems scientists must grapple with.
NPR

EPA's Proposed Rules Add To Obama's Collision Course With GOP

The Environmental Protect Agency has drafted regulations on Ozone pollution. The latest move exposes divisions between the Obama administration and leading Republican lawmakers over the environment.
NPR

In Darren Wilson's Testimony, Familiar Themes About Black Men

Wilson's descriptions of Michael Brown reminded some people of negative depictions of African-Americans in history. Recent studies suggest these perceptions have deeper psychological roots.

Leave a Comment

Help keep the conversation civil. Please refer to our Terms of Use and Code of Conduct before posting your comments.