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While nanotechnology is making unbelievable things like invisibility cloaks a reality, it will also improve our health. By...
Richmond joins a growing number of cities seeing an increase in backyard chicken keeping. How do residents weave these feathery...
B.B. King, born Riley B. King, was one of the most influential and celebrated blues musicians of all time. From his roots as a...

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The U.S. Marshals Service is alerting the public to a scammer who calls people demanding money. A man claims to be a U.S. Marshal and says that the person who answers the phone can avoid being arrested for missing a federal grand jury by paying a fine immediately.

A number of incidents have been reported in Norfolk and several other cities in Virginia and around the country.

The Carpet Weaver Of Shiraz

What does the lifting of economic sanctions...

Spectacle Of Spin: The Post-Debate Room Where The Truth Gets Dizzy

Hundred of reporters are lined up in rows,...

Music

On the turntable (and I use that term figuratively) for this week's World Music Show (2/13), will be some new Brazilian music from a singer who's sold more than 20 million albums worldwide and who's the best female performer in that country with the most #1 hits.

The Best of Blues 2015: Volume 2

We hope you’ll join us this Saturday night (2/...

Harmony

Harmony. Harmony can mean many things. From...

The Arts

The title of the play being produced by Quill Theatre and playing at Richmond Triangle Players contains one of the seven words George Carlin told us we couldn’t say on television - or by extension radio.

Hamlet Premieres January 14 on WCVE PBS

From Quill Theatre – ...

“Jazz Singers” Exhibition Opens at Library of Congress

An exhibition opening next month at the...

George Maida's Favorite Christmas Gifts

Special from 88.9 WCVE Public Radio Host...

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Black Panthers

Revisit the turbulent 1960s, when a revolutionary culture emerged with the Black Panther Party at its vanguard.

Antiques Roadshow: Charleston Hour 1

Travel with Roadshow to...

Mercy Street: The Dead Room

The unexpected visit of a hospital inspector...

Downton Abbey Season 6: Episode 7

A car race gives Mary flashbacks. Mrs. Patmore...

Science Matters

While nanotechnology is making unbelievable things like invisibility cloaks a reality, it will also improve our health.

Question Your World: Can Dogs Talk To Each Other?

We’ve all been told that communication is the...

Memory Hackers

Memory. Whether it’s sharp, fuzzy, poignant or...

Garrett Morgan: The Man Who Stopped Traffic

Welcome to Week One of our series celebrating...