Michele Bachmann won't see re-election to Congress in 2014. Bachmann said her decision has nothing to do with doubts about whether she could win, or recent probes of her finances in her 2012 presidential election bid.Read more ›
Chicago is embarking on a campaign to make the city safer for bikes. To do so, the city is stiffening penalties against motorists and bicyclists as well.Read more ›
Brian Greene, one of the world's best-known scientists, talks about how the education system is failing to inspire students to love the field.Read more ›
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Kerri Miller joined MPR News in June 2004 as host of MPR's News' Midmorning and Talking Volumes. Before that she was an award-winning television reporter for KARE 11. She has been a radio and television news reporter since 1981.
Tom Weber has reported on K12 education and served as a general assignment reporter since joining MPR News in 2008. He was a news anchor and reporter for KWMU in St. Louis for more than five years. His reporting has aired on national radio programs, including "Morning Edition" and "Marketplace."
Stephanie Curtis has produced events, daily news shows, documentaries, conferences and call-ins for MPR News. She also was among the pioneering producers who launched The Current. You can hear her discuss movies every Thursday on The Cube Critics.