Mark Memmott http://wmuk.org en Hoops, He Did It Again: Player Has Second 100-Point Game http://wmuk.org/post/hoops-he-did-it-again-player-has-second-100-point-game This year Jack Taylor "only" scored 109.<p>The Grinnell College basketball player, who <a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/11/21/165675685/college-basketball-player-sets-record-with-138-points" target="_blank">set an NCAA record a year ago</a> when he scored 138 points in one game, <a href="http://espn.go.com/mens-college-basketball/story/_/id/9993353/grinnell-jack-taylor-scores-109-points-24-3-pointers" target="_blank">poured in 109 Sunday night</a> during his team's 173-123 win over Crossroads College of Rochester, Minn.<p>"It was definitely fun," he tells<em> All Things Considered</em> host Ro Mon, 18 Nov 2013 18:47:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 10397 at http://wmuk.org Hoops, He Did It Again: Player Has Second 100-Point Game After Typhoon Tore Through, People 'Were Left On Their Own' http://wmuk.org/post/after-typhoon-tore-through-people-were-left-their-own The concrete floors and walls shook, the door of the room almost blew off its hinges and he "said a lot prayers," Filipino TV reporter David Santos says as he remembers what it was like to ride out <a href="http://www.npr.org/series/244773443/typhoon-haiyan-devastates-the-philippines" target="_blank">Typhoon Haiyan</a> inside a small hospital in the Philippines town of Guiuan.<p>Then, when he and other survivors emerged on Friday, the scene was incredible.<p>"It was total chaos," he told <em>All Things Considered</em> host Audie Cornish on Tuesday. Buildings were flattened. Tue, 12 Nov 2013 18:44:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 10244 at http://wmuk.org After Typhoon Tore Through, People 'Were Left On Their Own' Will Qatar's World Cup Games Be Played Over Workers' Bodies? http://wmuk.org/post/will-qatars-world-cup-games-be-played-over-workers-bodies These reports this week from <em>The Guardian</em> are stunning:<p>-- <a href="http://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2013/sep/26/qatar-world-cup-migrant-workers-dead" target="_blank">Qatar World Cup construction 'will leave 4,000 migrant workers dead'</a><p>-- <a href="http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/sep/25/revealed-qatars-world-cup-slaves" target="_blank">Revealed: Qatar's World Cup 'slaves'</a><p>-- <a href="http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/sep/27/qatar-failing-forced-labour-un" target="_blank">Qatar failing on forced labour, says UN agency</a><p>The key conclusion from th Fri, 27 Sep 2013 18:03:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 9065 at http://wmuk.org Will Qatar's World Cup Games Be Played Over Workers' Bodies? Whale Of A Fine: JPMorgan Chase To Pay $920M In Penalties http://wmuk.org/post/whale-fine-jpmorgan-chase-pay-920m-penalties JPMorgan Chase has agreed to acknowledge that it violated federal securities laws and will pay $920 million in penalties assessed by regulators in the U.S. and U.K. Thu, 19 Sep 2013 13:44:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 8832 at http://wmuk.org Whale Of A Fine: JPMorgan Chase To Pay $920M In Penalties The Incredible Case Of The Bank Robber Who's Now A Law Clerk http://wmuk.org/post/incredible-case-bank-robber-whos-now-law-clerk <strong><em>"I had no prior history with the law other than breaking it."</em></strong><p><strong><em>"I thought, 'this kid is a punk.' "</em></strong><p><em>All Things Considered</em> on Thursday catches up with the remarkable story of Shon Hopwood, who has gone from being a 23-year-old bank robber sentenced to spend about a decade in prison to become a 38-year-old father who's soon to be <a href="http://legaltimes.typepad.com/blt/2013/08/shon-hopwoods-unique-career-in-the-law-has-taken-a-dramatic-new-turn-the-onetime-jailhouse-lawyer-who-served-time-in-federal.html" target="_blank">clerking Thu, 05 Sep 2013 18:30:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 8476 at http://wmuk.org The Incredible Case Of The Bank Robber Who's Now A Law Clerk