NPR News http://wkyufm.org en McConnell Faces Challenge From The Right In Tuesday Midterms http://wkyufm.org/post/mcconnell-faces-challenge-right-tuesday-midterms Transcript <p>LYNN NEARY, HOST: <p>This is WEEKEND EDITION from NPR News. I'm Lynn Neary. Primary races are picking up ahead of the midterm elections this fall. On Tuesday, voters in six states will go to the polls, making it one of the most important primary election days of the year.<p>Among the races to watch is a Tea Party challenge to Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell. To give us a lay of the land is NPR political editor Charlie Mahtesian. Sun, 18 May 2014 11:41:00 +0000 NPR News 48212 at http://wkyufm.org Anti-Drug PSAs: Do They Work? http://wkyufm.org/post/anti-drug-psas-do-they-work <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uKLtVsRXGnI</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x7aHf-GfvWQ</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zbsq5tmz6Lo</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ub_a2t0ZfTs</p> Sun, 28 Apr 2013 20:56:00 +0000 NPR News 30103 at http://wkyufm.org Veteran: Risks In 1950s Bomb Test 'A Disgrace' http://wkyufm.org/post/veteran-risks-1950s-bomb-test-disgrace In 1957, Joel Healy witnessed one of the largest nuclear tests ever conducted on U.S. soil.<p>Healy was in the U.S. Army, stationed in the Nevada desert north of Las Vegas at Camp Desert Rock. He was 17 years old and a private first class at the time.<p>Healy drove dump trucks, moved materials, and built structures, like houses, that would be destroyed by the explosions so the Army could study the effects of a nuclear blast. Fri, 12 Oct 2012 07:22:00 +0000 NPR News 20590 at http://wkyufm.org Veteran: Risks In 1950s Bomb Test 'A Disgrace'