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Now! is a multi-media conversation between you and program hosts David Byrd, Lin Yang, Aisha Khalid and Manilene Ek. It’s all about new insights on life, work, relationships and everything in between. Now! introduces you to some of the most fascinating people in the United States, not only the newsmakers, but people who are offering different ideas about those things that are most important in your life, and your world. Now! brings YOU into the conversation. Your insights, even your creations are welcome through social media, email or phone. So join in. Make a connection. Do it, NOW!


August 27, 2014

NOW!

Now! is a multi-media conversation between you and program hosts David Byrd, Lin Yang, Aisha Khalid and Manilene Ek. It’s all about new insights on life, work, relationships and everything in between. Now! introduces you to some of the most fascinating people in the United States, not only the newsmakers, but people who are offering different ideas about those things that are most important in your life, and your world. Now! brings YOU into the conversation. Your insights, even your creations are welcome through social media, email or phone. So join in. Make a connection. Do it, NOW!


August 26, 2014

NOW!

Now! is a multi-media conversation between you and program hosts David Byrd, Lin Yang, Aisha Khalid and Manilene Ek. It’s all about new insights on life, work, relationships and everything in between. Now! introduces you to some of the most fascinating people in the United States, not only the newsmakers, but people who are offering different ideas about those things that are most important in your life, and your world. Now! brings YOU into the conversation. Your insights, even your creations are welcome through social media, email or phone. So join in. Make a connection. Do it, NOW!


August 25, 2014

NOW!

Now! is a multi-media conversation between you and program hosts David Byrd, Lin Yang, Aisha Khalid and Manilene Ek. It’s all about new insights on life, work, relationships and everything in between. Now! introduces you to some of the most fascinating people in the United States, not only the newsmakers, but people who are offering different ideas about those things that are most important in your life, and your world. Now! brings YOU into the conversation. Your insights, even your creations are welcome through social media, email or phone. So join in. Make a connection. Do it, NOW!


August 20, 2014

NOW!

Now! is a multi-media conversation between you and program hosts David Byrd, Lin Yang, Aisha Khalid and Manilene Ek. It’s all about new insights on life, work, relationships and everything in between. Now! introduces you to some of the most fascinating people in the United States, not only the newsmakers, but people who are offering different ideas about those things that are most important in your life, and your world. Now! brings YOU into the conversation. Your insights, even your creations are welcome through social media, email or phone. So join in. Make a connection. Do it, NOW!


August 19, 2014

NOW!

Now! is a multi-media conversation between you and program hosts David Byrd, Lin Yang, Aisha Khalid and Manilene Ek. It’s all about new insights on life, work, relationships and everything in between. Now! introduces you to some of the most fascinating people in the United States, not only the newsmakers, but people who are offering different ideas about those things that are most important in your life, and your world. Now! brings YOU into the conversation. Your insights, even your creations are welcome through social media, email or phone. So join in. Make a connection. Do it, NOW!


August 18, 2014

NOW!

Now! is a multi-media conversation between you and program hosts David Byrd, Lin Yang, Aisha Khalid and Manilene Ek. It’s all about new insights on life, work, relationships and everything in between. Now! introduces you to some of the most fascinating people in the United States, not only the newsmakers, but people who are offering different ideas about those things that are most important in your life, and your world. Now! brings YOU into the conversation. Your insights, even your creations are welcome through social media, email or phone. So join in. Make a connection. Do it, NOW!


August 13, 2014

NOW!

Now! is a multi-media conversation between you and program hosts David Byrd, Lin Yang, Aisha Khalid and Manilene Ek. It’s all about new insights on life, work, relationships and everything in between. Now! introduces you to some of the most fascinating people in the United States, not only the newsmakers, but people who are offering different ideas about those things that are most important in your life, and your world. Now! brings YOU into the conversation. Your insights, even your creations are welcome through social media, email or phone. So join in. Make a connection. Do it, NOW!


August 12, 2014

NOW!

Now! is a multi-media conversation between you and program hosts David Byrd, Lin Yang, Aisha Khalid and Manilene Ek. It’s all about new insights on life, work, relationships and everything in between. Now! introduces you to some of the most fascinating people in the United States, not only the newsmakers, but people who are offering different ideas about those things that are most important in your life, and your world. Now! brings YOU into the conversation. Your insights, even your creations are welcome through social media, email or phone. So join in. Make a connection. Do it, NOW!


August 11, 2014

NOW!

Now! is a multi-media conversation between you and program hosts David Byrd, Lin Yang, Aisha Khalid and Manilene Ek. It’s all about new insights on life, work, relationships and everything in between. Now! introduces you to some of the most fascinating people in the United States, not only the newsmakers, but people who are offering different ideas about those things that are most important in your life, and your world. Now! brings YOU into the conversation. Your insights, even your creations are welcome through social media, email or phone. So join in. Make a connection. Do it, NOW!


August 06, 2014

NOW!

Now! is a multi-media conversation between you and program hosts David Byrd, Lin Yang, Aisha Khalid and Manilene Ek. It’s all about new insights on life, work, relationships and everything in between. Now! introduces you to some of the most fascinating people in the United States, not only the newsmakers, but people who are offering different ideas about those things that are most important in your life, and your world. Now! brings YOU into the conversation. Your insights, even your creations are welcome through social media, email or phone. So join in. Make a connection. Do it, NOW!


August 05, 2014

NOW!

Now! is a multi-media conversation between you and program hosts David Byrd, Lin Yang, Aisha Khalid and Manilene Ek. It’s all about new insights on life, work, relationships and everything in between. Now! introduces you to some of the most fascinating people in the United States, not only the newsmakers, but people who are offering different ideas about those things that are most important in your life, and your world. Now! brings YOU into the conversation. Your insights, even your creations are welcome through social media, email or phone. So join in. Make a connection. Do it, NOW!


August 04, 2014

NOW!

Now! is a multi-media conversation between you and program hosts David Byrd, Lin Yang, Aisha Khalid and Manilene Ek. It’s all about new insights on life, work, relationships and everything in between. Now! introduces you to some of the most fascinating people in the United States, not only the newsmakers, but people who are offering different ideas about those things that are most important in your life, and your world. Now! brings YOU into the conversation. Your insights, even your creations are welcome through social media, email or phone. So join in. Make a connection. Do it, NOW!


July 30, 2014

NOW!

Now! is a multi-media conversation between you and program hosts David Byrd, Lin Yang, Aisha Khalid and Manilene Ek. It’s all about new insights on life, work, relationships and everything in between. Now! introduces you to some of the most fascinating people in the United States, not only the newsmakers, but people who are offering different ideas about those things that are most important in your life, and your world. Now! brings YOU into the conversation. Your insights, even your creations are welcome through social media, email or phone. So join in. Make a connection. Do it, NOW!


July 29, 2014

NOW!

Now! is a multi-media conversation between you and program hosts David Byrd, Lin Yang, Aisha Khalid and Manilene Ek. It’s all about new insights on life, work, relationships and everything in between. Now! introduces you to some of the most fascinating people in the United States, not only the newsmakers, but people who are offering different ideas about those things that are most important in your life, and your world. Now! brings YOU into the conversation. Your insights, even your creations are welcome through social media, email or phone. So join in. Make a connection. Do it, NOW!


July 28, 2014

NOW!

Now! is a multi-media conversation between you and program hosts David Byrd, Lin Yang, Aisha Khalid and Manilene Ek. It’s all about new insights on life, work, relationships and everything in between. Now! introduces you to some of the most fascinating people in the United States, not only the newsmakers, but people who are offering different ideas about those things that are most important in your life, and your world. Now! brings YOU into the conversation. Your insights, even your creations are welcome through social media, email or phone. So join in. Make a connection. Do it, NOW!


July 23, 2014

NOW!

Now! is a multi-media conversation between you and program hosts David Byrd, Lin Yang, Aisha Khalid and Manilene Ek. It’s all about new insights on life, work, relationships and everything in between. Now! introduces you to some of the most fascinating people in the United States, not only the newsmakers, but people who are offering different ideas about those things that are most important in your life, and your world. Now! brings YOU into the conversation. Your insights, even your creations are welcome through social media, email or phone. So join in. Make a connection. Do it, NOW!


July 22, 2014

NOW!

Now! is a multi-media conversation between you and program hosts David Byrd, Lin Yang, Aisha Khalid and Manilene Ek. It’s all about new insights on life, work, relationships and everything in between. Now! introduces you to some of the most fascinating people in the United States, not only the newsmakers, but people who are offering different ideas about those things that are most important in your life, and your world. Now! brings YOU into the conversation. Your insights, even your creations are welcome through social media, email or phone. So join in. Make a connection. Do it, NOW!


July 21, 2014

NOW!

Now! is a multi-media conversation between you and program hosts David Byrd, Lin Yang, Aisha Khalid and Manilene Ek. It’s all about new insights on life, work, relationships and everything in between. Now! introduces you to some of the most fascinating people in the United States, not only the newsmakers, but people who are offering different ideas about those things that are most important in your life, and your world. Now! brings YOU into the conversation. Your insights, even your creations are welcome through social media, email or phone. So join in. Make a connection. Do it, NOW!


July 16, 2014

NOW!

Now! is a multi-media conversation between you and program hosts David Byrd, Lin Yang, Aisha Khalid and Manilene Ek. It’s all about new insights on life, work, relationships and everything in between. Now! introduces you to some of the most fascinating people in the United States, not only the newsmakers, but people who are offering different ideas about those things that are most important in your life, and your world. Now! brings YOU into the conversation. Your insights, even your creations are welcome through social media, email or phone. So join in. Make a connection. Do it, NOW!


July 15, 2014

NOW!

Now! is a multi-media conversation between you and program hosts David Byrd, Lin Yang, Aisha Khalid and Manilene Ek. It’s all about new insights on life, work, relationships and everything in between. Now! introduces you to some of the most fascinating people in the United States, not only the newsmakers, but people who are offering different ideas about those things that are most important in your life, and your world. Now! brings YOU into the conversation. Your insights, even your creations are welcome through social media, email or phone. So join in. Make a connection. Do it, NOW!

    Psychologist: Know the Warning Signs of Suicide

    VOA's Now! host David Byrd spoke with Dr. Ildiko Tabori, a licensed psychologist practicing in Los Angeles and the psychologist in resident at The Laugh Factory, one of the world's top comedy clubs, about Williams's suicide and how to know the warning signs of impending tragedy.

    Grief Counselor Discusses Dealing with Sudden Trauma

    How can people - like those who lost loved ones on Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 - deal with sudden, traumatic grief? Therapist Ivonne Miranda spoke with VOA's David Byrd about what steps they can take.

David Byrd
Veteran broadcaster David Byrd brings his unique flavor to each Now! Show. You might have heard him before as the host of Voice of America’s American Café or Sportstalkers. David has been in radio for more than 30 years and brings his experience and his insight to our program.
Lin Yang
Lin Yang is the host and producer of Voice of America Mandarin’s English Off-the-Mic, a mockumentary style educational series that follows two young professionals as they navigate life. Lin grew up in Beijing, China and came to VOA in 2009. Join Lin as she brings her unique flavor to Now!​
Manilene Ek
Manilene Ek, known as Mani, is a multimedia producer for Voice of America’s Khmer broadcast and also the co-host of the weekly English Learning TV program, At the Movies with Mani & Mori. A native of Cambodia, Mani grew up in Toronto, Canada. Mani refers herself as a ‘hybrid’ – a blend of East and West.
Aisha Khalid
Basically a TV broadcaster Aisha Khalid hails from Pakistan. She was part of the pioneering team that launched Voice of America’s first TV show, Beyond The Headlines for Pakistan eight years ago. In addition to co-hosting Now! Aisha is working on weekly TV/web show Independence Avenue as well as contributing for English language channel PTV World. Even after having produced a jaw dropping number of stories, Aisha says that every day she sees angles of American life that surprise and inspire her to tell the stories about to her audience back home.

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Social media is helping educate people about Ebola.

 

Some strains of malaria are drug resistant.

 

Wild bees could save U.S. agriculture.

 

Students learn about the importance of plants.

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