All Things Considered http://wyso.org en Obama's Favorite County — At Least When It Comes To Giving Speeches http://wyso.org/post/president-obamas-favorite-county-least-when-it-comes-giving-speeches Residents of Prince George's County, Md., might just get sick of hearing "Hail to the Chief." President Obama has visited this county to deliver policy addresses more than any other in his second term.<p>"Hello Maryland. It's good to see you," the president said enthusiastically in January at a Costco in Lanham, Md. "I love to get outside of the Beltway, even if it is just a few hundred feet away."<p>For many years, presidents have traveled to Prince George's County because it is the location of Joint Base Andrews, the home base of Air Force One. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:02:00 +0000 Tamara Keith 48687 at http://wyso.org Obama's Favorite County — At Least When It Comes To Giving Speeches The Ohio Snake Art That's Been Mid-Slither For A Millennium http://wyso.org/post/ohio-snake-art-thats-been-mid-slither-millennium In new installment of the Spring Break series, Noah Adams visits the Serpent Mound in southern Ohio. It's not a burial site; it's a massive, grass-covered effigy of a snake, created a thousand years ago. <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit <a href="http://www.npr.org/">http://www.npr.org/</a>.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=The+Ohio+Snake+Art+That%27s+Been+Mid-Slither+For+A+Millennium&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA3NTY5MTc2MDEzMDY5NDU2MjQ3NDZhOA001)"/></div><p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:02:00 +0000 Noah Adams 48688 at http://wyso.org The Ohio Snake Art That's Been Mid-Slither For A Millennium When Being Pregnant Also Means Being Out Of A Job http://wyso.org/post/when-being-pregnant-also-means-being-out-job The workplace has become a more understanding place for pregnant women or new moms these days. Many companies now have lactation rooms and offer more liberal maternity and paternity leave policies than in years past.<p>But for some women, pregnancy can still be a career liability.<p>Heather Myers was fresh out of high school and working at a Wal-Mart in Salina, Kan., in 2006 when she found out she was pregnant. She kept a water bottle with her on the sales floor, as her doctor recommended. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:03:00 +0000 Yuki Noguchi 48672 at http://wyso.org When Being Pregnant Also Means Being Out Of A Job A Story Of Torture And Forgiveness That Spans A Half-Century http://wyso.org/post/story-torture-and-forgiveness-spans-half-century Director Jonathan Teplitsky speaks about his film The Railway Man. It tells the true story of Eric Lomax, a British Army officer who was a prisoner of war during World War II at a Japanese labor camp. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:44:00 +0000 NPR Staff 48680 at http://wyso.org Harmony-Loving Sisters Keep It Retro http://wyso.org/post/harmony-loving-sisters-keep-it-retro <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mdPYwsbuASc</p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:23:00 +0000 48681 at http://wyso.org Harmony-Loving Sisters Keep It Retro