Samuel Jackson, Peter Kenyon, Barb Carson discussed on On The Media


In the work from home era. One of the guys behind that historic flight did it from his childhood bedroom. My mom used to say, You know, you don't ever make anything happen if you don't get out of bed to shave, and you'll never guess what this child actor is up to. Now, you meet someone, and they're like, Oh, you're dash. You could be like I just shot someone and they died And they'd be like cool. So like, did you meet Samuel Jackson? And that makes you feel like you don't have a lot of agency over your own life. It's all coming up after this. Live from NPR news. I'm Janine Herbst. Turkey says it entirely rejects President Biden's decision to recognize the mass killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turks and World War one as genocide. As NPR's Peter Kenyon reports it was a swift response to Biden's announcement. The U. S decision has no legal basis, said the Foreign ministry. But Biden's decision reverses decades of past practice and marks a symbolic defeat for Turkey. Foreign Minister Mevlut Jeff Soul who posted to Twitter that quote words cannot change history, adding the Turkey entirely rejects this statement, saying it was quote based on populism. White House statement says, in part that the American people honor all those Armenians who perished in the genocide that began 106 years ago today. Many historians say the 1915 deportations and killings were the first genocide of the 20th century. Successive Turkish governments have consistently rejected the term. Peter Kenyon. NPR NEWS Istanbul Nearly 1/5 of a county Sheriff's department and coastal North Carolina has been placed on leave or resigned since the fatal shooting of a black man this week. NPR's Sarah McCammon has more from Elizabeth City, North Carolina. The passport in county Sheriff's Office says three deputies have resigned for reasons not related to the death of Andrew Brown Jr on Wednesday. Seven others are on paid administrative leave. North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper and the Elizabeth City Council are calling on officials to release body camera footage from the fatal shooting, which took place while officials were trying to carry out a warrant. Councilman Michael Brooks says council members are preparing to petition a judge to release the video. We got to do more than given the grieving family words they want to see some action to wars what they will consider justice for their love one North Carolina's stay pure Rule of investigation has taken charge of the investigation. Sarah McCammon NPR NEWS Elizabeth City $16 Billion are now available for struggling music venues, theaters and other independent live event spaces. Of yours. Landry Lynn Bond reports. The small Business Administration says the shuttered venue operators Grant reopens two applicants today. In a statement, Barb Carson from the SP's Office of Disaster Assistance, said they recognized the urgency to get the program up and running. Quote with the venue operators in danger of closing every day that passes by is a day. These businesses cannot afford to step back a bit. The shuttered venue operators grant was signed into law in December by President Trump. It established a program. We're qualifying live event spaces hit hard above a pandemic could apply for relief money based on revenue lost. The S P A. And its vendors have been at work since the false start on April 8th making improvements to the process, including adding waiting room technology to address high interest in the program. Angelyne Bond. NPR news And the SP originally launched that plan earlier this month, but it canceled it after the website crashed. This is NPR. Indonesia's navy says the submarine that went missing this week off the coast of Valley has sunk to the sea bed and broken up. I'll 53 crew members are presumed dead. NPR's Julie McCarthy reports, officials say the discovery of debris has led to the conclusion that the sub is gone. Heart of a torpedo tube. Ah Greece bottle to lubricate the periscope pieces of prayer rugs, items retrieved by Indonesia's navy that it called authentic evidence that the submarine had fractured. The Navy chief says the German made both that failed to make contact during a torpedo drill Wednesday has been detected in waters 850 M deep, which is not survivable. The water pressure would be so intense the steal home could split. Why the sub would have plummeted is still unclear. The Navy speculated that cracks in the 1300 ton vessel may have opened up as the ship descended and said oxygen supplies would have likely run out by now. Underwater drones have been sent to search for the remains of the submarine that had patrolled Indonesia's waters under the motto Steadfast Till the end. Julie McCarthy. NPR news International Space station is now home to 11 astronauts after today's arrival of Space X is third crew capsule in less than a year. They came the four came about board a used vehicle for the first time. It's the biggest crowd up there. More than a decade, all of the astronauts from the U. S. Russia, Japan and France squeezed into camera view for a congratulatory call from leaders of their space agencies. The party won't last on Wednesday for astronauts will return to.

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