Current Weather
The Spy FM
You are currently browsing US News.

Three New ‘Cliffs’ Threaten The Economy

Maybe you were hoping you’d never hear the phrase “fiscal cliff” again after Congress passed legislation Jan. 1 to address […]

Wake-Up Call: FDA Pushes Drugmakers To Weaken Sleeping Pills

The Food and Drug Administration announced Thursday it was requiring companies that make Ambien and similar sleeping pills to sharply […]

Mississippi Blues: When The River Doesn’t Run

The Mississippi River has provided George Foster with a living all his life. Now, with the river dropping to historically […]

If Obama Took ‘Executive Action’ On Guns, What Might He Do?

After Vice President Biden said Wednesday that the Obama administration might take some executive actions on the issues of guns […]

Crazy Or Canny? Talk Grows About $1 Trillion Platinum Coin

We’re pretty sure this won’t happen. But … You practically can’t visit a news site these days without seeing a […]

Supreme Court Weighs Warrantless Blood Tests In Drunken-Driving Cases

The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments Wednesday in a case testing whether the police must get a warrant before […]

‘Whitey’ Bulger’s Lawyers Want Judge Off The Case

It’s unusual for a federal appeals court to force a judge off a case, but the trial for alleged gangster […]

Thanks, But No Thanks: When Post-Disaster Donations Overwhelm

Newtown, Conn., was so inundated with teddy bears and other donations after last month’s school shootings that it asked people […]

U.S. Ranks Below 16 Other Rich Countries In Health Report

It’s no news that the U.S. has lower life expectancy and higher infant mortality than most high-income countries. But a […]

Ohio Town Reels As Rape Case Accusations Fly

The small river town of Steubenville, Ohio, is in turmoil over an alleged rape involving high school football players, a […]

7AM to 9AM Weekend Edition

Weekend Edition

From civil wars in Bosnia and El Salvador, to hospital rooms, police stations, and America\'s backyards, National Public Radio's Peabody Award-winning correspondent Scott Simon brings a well-traveled perspective to his role as host of Weekend Edition Saturday.

Listen Live Now!

9AM to 10AM Car Talk

Car Talk

View the program guide!

10AM to 11AM Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!

Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!

Peter Sagal and Carl Kasell host the weekly NPR News quiz show alongside some of the best and brightest news and entertainment personalities.

View the program guide!

Upcoming Events in your area (Submit your event today!)

Streaming audio and podcasts

Stream KOSU on your smartphone

Phone Streaming

SmartPhone listening options on this page are intended for many iPhones, Blackberries, etc. with low-cost software applications available to listen to our full-time web streams, both News on KOSU-1 and Classical on KOSU-2.

Learn more about our complete range of streaming services

We're perfecting the patient experience - Stillwater Medical Center