Europe http://kuow.org en Norwegian Town Uses Mirrors To Try To Come Into The Light http://kuow.org/post/norwegian-town-uses-mirrors-try-come-light Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep.<p>A town in Norway has spent all 100 of its winters in the shade. The town is in the mountains, and when the winter sun sinks low, its rays never reach the people in town. That may change. A local artist campaigned to have mirrors placed on a mountainside. When unveiled on October 31st, they should drop a patch of sunlight in the town square. The artist says it will be good for, quote, "the pale little children in town."<p>It's MORNING EDITION. Transcript provided by NPR, Copyright NPR.<p> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 09:17:00 +0000 editor 22590 at http://kuow.org Knox Or Not: Plenty Of Cases Are Tried Without A Defendant http://kuow.org/post/knox-or-not-plenty-cases-are-tried-without-defendant Amanda Knox may never again set foot in Italy. But that doesn't mean she won't face another trial there.<p>Courts around the world — particularly in Italy — have shown themselves willing to try people in absentia.<p>On Tuesday, Italy's top court <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/03/26/175336714/italian-court-orders-retrial-for-amanda-knox">ordered that Knox be retried</a> on murder charges. Tue, 26 Mar 2013 20:52:00 +0000 Alan Greenblatt 10407 at http://kuow.org Knox Or Not: Plenty Of Cases Are Tried Without A Defendant Obama's Foreign Policy Challenges: The Next 4 Years http://kuow.org/post/obamas-foreign-policy-challenges-next-4-years <p></p><p><strong>Scheduled for <em>Spotlight</em> on January 14 at 8:00 p.m.</strong></p> Fri, 11 Jan 2013 18:33:26 +0000 6450 at http://kuow.org Obama's Foreign Policy Challenges: The Next 4 Years