Morning Edition on WCQS http://wcqs.org en Shoplifter Claims To Be Stone Temple Pilots Ex-Lead Singer http://wcqs.org/post/shoplifter-claims-be-stone-temple-pilots-ex-lead-singer <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Shoplifter+Claims+To+Be+Stone+Temple+Pilots+Ex-Lead+Singer&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAyMDgzMzYwMDEyOTc4NzE4NzJkZTAzYw004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>Good morning. I'm David Greene. Where you going with that mask I found - famous lyric from the Stone Temple Pilots song "Plush." And it seems to capture what happened to the former lead singer, Scott Weiland. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:32:00 +0000 editor 22560 at http://wcqs.org Charity Will Benefit If Mayweather Reads 'Harry Potter' http://wcqs.org/post/charity-will-benefit-if-mayweather-reads-harry-potter <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Charity+Will+Benefit+If+Mayweather+Reads+%27Harry+Potter%27&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxOTQ5MTI3MDEyMjA5MDI1OTZmMjJkOQ001)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>KELLY MCEVERS, HOST: <p>Good morning. I'm Kelly McEvers. Rapper 50 Cent does not care about the Ice Bucket Challenge. But he does care about his ongoing feud with boxer Floyd Mayweather. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:07:00 +0000 editor 22559 at http://wcqs.org Author And His Daughter Cook Around The World And You Can Too http://wcqs.org/post/author-and-his-daughter-cook-around-word-and-you-can-too <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Author+And+His+Daughter+Cook+Around+The+World+And+You+Can+Too&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxMTMyMDY2MDEyNDUxNzAyNjlmODI5NQ004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>Kids helping in the kitchen - not everybody thinks that's such a good idea.<p>KELLY MCEVERS, HOST: <p>But for food writer Mark Kurlansky and his daughter Talia, it's a family tradition. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:56:00 +0000 editor 22556 at http://wcqs.org Outside Group Mirrors Successful Strategies Of Political Parties http://wcqs.org/post/outside-groups-mirror-successful-strategies-political-parties This is a big political year in Iowa. A U.S. Senate seat is up for grabs, and the Republican Party has opened 11 field offices statewide. But there's also a new team working the state — the Virginia-based group Americans for Prosperity.<p>Along with other nonprofit groups affiliated with libertarian billionaires David and Charles Koch, AFP is campaigning against the Iowa Democrats' Senate candidate, <a href="http://braley.house.gov/">Rep. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:56:00 +0000 editor 22557 at http://wcqs.org Emotional Distress A Worry As Kids Go Back To School In Ferguson http://wcqs.org/post/protests-ferguson-cause-some-kids-suffer-emotional-distress <em>This story is one that is meant to be heard. Click on the audio player above to give it a listen. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:56:00 +0000 editor 22558 at http://wcqs.org Emotional Distress A Worry As Kids Go Back To School In Ferguson Pesticides Used On Florida's Mosquitoes May Harm Butterflies http://wcqs.org/post/pesticides-used-floridas-mosquitoes-may-harm-butterflies <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Pesticides+Used+On+Florida%27s+Mosquitoes+May+Harm+Butterflies&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxOTQ5MTI3MDEyMjA5MDI1OTZmMjJkOQ001)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>KELLY MCEVERS, HOST: <p>In many parts of the country, summer means mosquitoes. And in a lot of places mosquitoes are controlled with pesticides. But in South Florida, conservationists are worried that pesticides could do harm to other animals, especially butterflies. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:56:00 +0000 Greg Allen 22561 at http://wcqs.org Bank Of America Settles Mortgage Case For $16.65 Billion http://wcqs.org/post/bank-america-settles-mortgage-case-1665-billion <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Bank+Of+America+Settles+Mortgage+Case+For+%2416.65+Billion&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxOTQ5MTI3MDEyMjA5MDI1OTZmMjJkOQ001)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>Bank of America agreed to pay more than $16 billion to settle charges that it defrauded investors about the quality of mortgage assets it's sold in the run-up to the financial crisis. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:07:00 +0000 Jim Zarroli 22525 at http://wcqs.org Hamas Senior Leaders Killed In Predawn Israeli Airstrike http://wcqs.org/post/hamas-senior-leaders-killed-predawn-israeli-airstrike <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Hamas+Senior+Leaders+Killed+In+Predawn+Israeli+Airstrike&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxOTQ5MTI3MDEyMjA5MDI1OTZmMjJkOQ001)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>Now another place the Obama administration is monitoring closely is Gaza, where a cease-fire has broken down again. The violence we've seen between Israel and Hamas followed the kidnapping and killing of three Israeli teenagers earlier this summer. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:45:00 +0000 Philip Reeves 22517 at http://wcqs.org George Bush Challenges Bill Clinton To Ice Bucket Challenge http://wcqs.org/post/george-bush-challenges-bill-clinton-ice-bucket-challenge <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=George+Bush+Challenges+Bill+Clinton+To+Ice+Bucket+Challenge&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxOTQ5MTI3MDEyMjA5MDI1OTZmMjJkOQ001)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>Good morning. I'm David Greene. Former president George W. Bush has responded to the Ice Bucket Challenge.<p>(SOUNDBITE OF TV SHOW, "TODAY SHOW")<p>PRESIDENT GEORGE W. BUSH: I do not think it's presidential for me to be splashed with ice water. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:06:00 +0000 editor 22510 at http://wcqs.org Oslo Police Arrest Intoxicated Segway Driver http://wcqs.org/post/oslo-police-arrest-intoxicated-segway-driver <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Oslo+Police+Arrest+Intoxicated+Segway+Driver&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxOTQ5MTI3MDEyMjA5MDI1OTZmMjJkOQ001)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>KELLY MCEVERS, HOST: <p>Good morning. I'm Kelly McEvers Norwegian police made an arrest last night in Oslo. The crime - driving a Segway while intoxicated. This comes a little over a month after the country's officials lifted a ban on the standup motor device. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:55:00 +0000 editor 22511 at http://wcqs.org