Even before the United Nations Security Council authorized military action against Moammar Gadhafi Thursday, U.S. counter-terrorism officials were looking at what would happen if the Libyan leader got desperate and decided to resort to terrorism.
The NCAA men's basketball tournament is in full swing. Sixteen games were played Thursday — and another 16 will be in the books by the end of Friday. NPR's Mike Pesca discusses the proceedings with Robert Siegel.
When things go wrong at a nuclear plant like the one in Fukushima, workers may have to risk their lives to put it right. In Chernobyl, that job was a suicide mission for dozens of workers. At Three Mile Island, no one was lost. But both events offer hints about what workers at the Dai-ichi plant may be going through.