Soccer Player Suspended For Making Calls During Match In Ukraine, a pro soccer player for the other team said he'd watch as his opponent got the phone out from time to time, called someone and conversed. The calls didn't help, that team lost 2-1.
What Is ... 'Morning Edition'? This was a Daily Double answer on <em>Jeopardy</em>: "Steve Inskeep and David Greene host this show in the A.M. in D.C.; Renee Montagne not far from us here, in Culver City."
Questions Over Prosecutor's Death Envelop Argentina Alberto Nisman was investigating the 1994 bombing of a Jewish community center in Buenos Aires. He was found dead in his apartment on Sunday. David Greene talks to journalist Jonathan Gilbert.
Why NFL Teams Should Reconsider Giving Coaches The Heave-Ho Research finds the systematic elimination of losing coaches by NFL teams generally leads to weaker performance among those teams in the following few years.
After Son's Death, Marine's Parents Grow Close To His Platoon The mother of a Marine killed in Iraq talks with a member of her son's platoon about being a part of an extended military family. (This story first aired on Oct. 25, 2014 on <em>Weekend Edition Saturday</em>).
Greeks Doubtful Election Will Speed Economic Recovery Greeks go to the polls this Sunday in early parliamentary elections. An anti-bailout leftist party is leading in the polls, but the election could still end in deadlock.
Who Are The Houthis Of Yemen? The Houthis have burst onto the scene in recent months and effectively taken control of the capital, Sanaa. Members espouse an offshoot of Shiite Islam and are now a major force in a volatile country.
Yemen's Political Crisis Deepens After Government Resigns Resignations by the president and his Cabinet after rebels took control of much of the capital have compounded the political crisis. David Greene talks to Yara Bayoumy, a correspondent for Reuters.
American Millennial Missionary In Guinea Isn't Scared Off By Ebola Luke Whitworth, 23, came to Guinea from South Carolina 13 months ago. That's when the outbreak there began. His sponsoring group gave him the option to leave — but he's determined to stay.