THIS WEEK ON WDIY

Tuesday 7:00-9:00pm, Dave Fry brings you live sets from Jimmy La Fave and band from this April, Guy Van Duser and Billy Novick from 1987, and more.
Wednesday 6:00-7:00pm, Laurie Siebert explores the topic: "What you don't know in financial planning might hurt you." Laurie also takes listener questions live on-air.
Thursday 6:00-7:00pm, Kamran Afshar discusses the results of KAA, Inc.'s first quarterly economic review of Lehigh Valley businesses in 2016 with guests from area businesses.
Thursday 11:00pm-1:00am, Bill Fox begins the month-long focus on Mystified. The Featured CD at Midnight is "Passing Through the Outer Gates" on First Fallen Star Records.
Friday at 10:00am, Karen El-Chaar speaks with artistic director Steven Sametz about this weekend's Lehigh University Choral Arts performance of Brahms' Ein Deutsches Requiem.

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The vessel that British explorer Capt. James Cook used to sail to Australia in the late 1700s may lie at the bottom of Newport Harbor, R.I.

The HMS Endeavor, later called the Lord Sandwich, is believed to be among a group of ships scuttled there as a blockade during the American Revolution. The Rhode Island Marine Archaeology Project, a nonprofit that does maritime history and marine archaeology research, says there is an 80 percent to 100 percent chance the Endeavor is still in the port.

The hit of Monday night's Met Gala was clearly actress Lupita Nyong'o's hair.

Five-year-old Murtaza Ahmadi became a worldwide sensation in January when a photo of him wearing a homemade Lionel Messi jersey made from a blue-striped plastic bag went viral.

Freedom from corruption – at the lowest and highest levels of government – has often been cited as a spark for the Arab Spring uprisings in the Middle East. But according to a new report, many people – in one country, more than 90 percent – see corruption rising in the past year.

On January 10, a healthy 49-year-old man came down with headaches and blurry vision. He was participating in the test of an experimental drug that might help dull nerve pain, and it was the fifth day in a row that he'd taken the medicine.

The symptoms were serious enough to land the man in the hospital. Despite the fact that he was experiencing stroke-like symptoms, five other healthy volunteers received a sixth dose of the experimental medicine at the highest dose used in the study the next morning.

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