Spouses’ Role in GOP Primary, Reagan’s Record on Taxes, Cleanup at Fukushima, Sketches from WWII Battlefields: Today on Here and Now

1:06pm: The Iowa Caucus is tonight, and some candidates say they wouldn’t be on the stump if not for spousal encouragement. We’ll speak with journalists who’ve been covering the campaign thus far about the role of candidates’ spouses and other family members in running for office. 1:12pm: On the campaign trail, GOP candidates like to […]

U of L Officials Waiting for More Information on Grawemeyer Award Winner

The University of Louisville has not made a decision regarding author and philanthropist Greg Mortenson’s Grawmeyer Award and is waiting to see how the situation unfolds. A story produced by 60 Minutes on Sunday alleged that some of the information in Mortenson’s books “Three Cups of Tea” and “Stones into Schools: Promoting Peace with Books, […]

60 Minutes Investigates U of L Award Winner

The CBS news magazine program 60 Minutes is reporting that an internationally acclaimed author set to be honored by the University of Louisville has written a book filled with inaccuracies . New York Times best-selling author Greg Mortenson is best known for co-authoring  “Three Cups of Tea” that has won him worldwide recognition for building […]