Doualy Xaykaothao http://redriverradio.org en Cuisine And Culture Transform A Dallas Neighborhood http://redriverradio.org/post/cuisine-and-culture-transform-dallas-neighborhood Can food revitalize an ailing neighborhood? In Dallas, global flavors seem to be playing a pretty big part in one area's transformation.<p>For decades, West Dallas was a ramshackle place: a Superfund site with a cement plant, some crime-ridden warehouses and a modest Latino neighborhood known as La Bajada across a potholed two-lane bridge from the glittery downtown.<p>This place was kind of like a desert with not so much to do, but it had some of the best views of downtown. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 19:39:00 +0000 Doualy Xaykaothao 42408 at http://redriverradio.org Cuisine And Culture Transform A Dallas Neighborhood Run River North Stays The Course — And Finds Success http://redriverradio.org/post/run-river-north-stays-course-and-finds-success <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qBjfiTGu1jk</p> Sat, 05 Oct 2013 10:58:00 +0000 Doualy Xaykaothao 34438 at http://redriverradio.org Run River North Stays The Course — And Finds Success Everybody Wants To Be A K-Pop Singer http://redriverradio.org/post/everybody-wants-be-k-pop-singer <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AO9yFjodDtM</p> Tue, 10 Apr 2012 20:15:00 +0000 Doualy Xaykaothao 9588 at http://redriverradio.org Everybody Wants To Be A K-Pop Singer Along Korea's DMZ, No Sign That Tensions Are Easing http://redriverradio.org/post/along-koreas-dmz-no-sign-tensions-are-easing Cold winds blow through pine trees and across nearby mountains. On the horizon are guard posts and cameras. There's little movement, except for wildlife.<p>U.S. Lt. Col. Ed Taylor, lives and works on the Korean armistice line that has divided North and South for almost six decades. He even sleeps in a bed right next to North Korea.<p>"I cannot compare it to anything I've ever done. And I say that with 23 years in the Army and two deployments to Iraq," Taylor says.<p>He commands the only combined U.S. and South Korean battalion on the Korean Peninsula. Fri, 23 Mar 2012 20:34:00 +0000 Doualy Xaykaothao 8777 at http://redriverradio.org Along Korea's DMZ, No Sign That Tensions Are Easing Boats Ashore, Tsunami Scars Japanese Fishing Town http://redriverradio.org/post/boats-ashore-tsunami-scars-japanese-fishing-town Transcript <p>SCOTT SIMON, HOST: <p>This is WEEKEND EDITION from NPR News. I'm Scott Simon. One year ago this weekend, Japan was battered by a devastating earthquake and tsunami. One of the places hardest hit was the coastal community of Yuriage. What was once a beautiful fishing village, and home to a bustling community of thousands, is now a desolate and deserted place. Sat, 10 Mar 2012 13:00:00 +0000 Doualy Xaykaothao 8023 at http://redriverradio.org