SOUNDS FROM THE UNDERGROUND

Independent artists listen up! Every Monday and Friday at 2:45pm we feature a new unsigned artist we think is someone you should hear. If you would like to submit your material please e-mail us at wcrxdj@colum.edu. If you are chosen, we will contact you - Please, no phone calls or follow up e-mails!

FEATURED ARTIST

Yonder Mountain String Band

AP NEWS

Black women picking up firearms for self-defense

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) -- Sitting in a classroom above a gun range, a woman hesitantly says she isn't sure she could ever shoot and kill someone, even to protect herself. Couldn't she just aim for their leg and try to maim them?...

Taliban claim deadly suicide attack in Kabul that kills 24

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- A suicide bomber rammed his car packed with explosives into a bus carrying government employees in the Afghan capital early on Monday, killing 24 people and wounding 42 others, Kabul's police chief spokesman said. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the assault....

A look at major issues Duterte confronting in his 2nd year

MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- A year ago Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte promised to cleanse his Southeast Asian nation of illegal drugs in three to six months. He said he would tame corruption and began a profanity-spiked tongue lashing of America - which he called "lousy" last week. Those "shock and awe" declarations of a year ago have collided with reality. Drugs and corruption have persisted and he grudgingly thanked the United States recently for helping t...

A vacant White House job: first pet

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Politically ambitious pups and kittens: Put your resumes aside....

WCRX NEWS

A Summer Body is Made in The Spring!

By Raven Rosado Winter is full of holiday spirit, rich, delicious foods, and it is super easy to hide under your cozy sweaters, and puffy winter coats. Now that it’s spring, and you are trading in your goose feather coat for a denim one, it’s time to get in shape. Most people’s number one problem … Continue reading A Summer Body is Made in The Spring!

Graduation Jitters

By Sara Gunn As news of my pending graduation from college begins to get out to family and friends, I’m constantly asked two of the most simple questions that call for some very difficult answers. What are your plans after graduation? Are you excited to be graduating? Before I attempt to answer these questions let … Continue reading Graduation Jitters

Big Sean Don in Chicago

┬áBy Jade Krystal Detroit native and my all time favorite rapper Big Sean decided to bless Chicago on March 31st of this year. It is the day my love and respect for him as an artist grew. His latest album titled “I Decided” was released February 3rd and his performance provided a different side of … Continue reading Big Sean Don in Chicago