Sadie Babits http://kunm.org en Lady Houdini's Escape Act Breaks Through Not Just Handcuffs http://kunm.org/post/lady-houdinis-escape-act-breaks-through-not-just-handcuffs <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qXmVPVs6Eq8</p> Thu, 29 Aug 2013 20:51:00 +0000 Sadie Babits 34283 at http://kunm.org Lady Houdini's Escape Act Breaks Through Not Just Handcuffs Crews Battling Massive Idaho Fire Settle In For A Long Fight http://kunm.org/post/crews-battling-massive-idaho-fire-settle-long-fight Transcript <p>AUDIE CORNISH, HOST: <p>You're listening to ALL THINGS CONSIDERED from NPR News.<p>Fire managers in Idaho say they may be turning the corner on a massive wildfire near the resort towns of Ketchum and Sun Valley. The Beaver Creek fire has caused more than 11-and-a-half million dollars and forced mandatory evacuations of more than 2,000 homes. Sadie Babits of Boise State Public Radio reports.<p>SADIE BABITS, BYLINE: Around 250 fire managers quietly gather outside in the heart of fire camp. Tue, 20 Aug 2013 21:22:00 +0000 Sadie Babits 33842 at http://kunm.org Two Very Different Cyclists Steer The Way From Idaho To London Olympics http://kunm.org/post/two-very-different-cyclists-steer-way-idaho-london-olympics Two American women cyclists from Idaho will <a href="http://npr.stats.com/olympics/schedule.asp?sport=CYC">race at this summer's Olympics</a>. And their events couldn't be more different: Kristin Armstrong races the clock, wearing an aerodynamic teardrop helmet in the time trial.<p>Meanwhile, mountain biker Georgia Gould combines speed with technical prowess to navigate rocky descents and dirt trails.<p><p><strong>Training In The Desert</strong><p>It's 108 degrees on this strip of road in southern Idaho's desert. Mon, 23 Jul 2012 21:49:00 +0000 Sadie Babits 15999 at http://kunm.org Two Very Different Cyclists Steer The Way From Idaho To London Olympics