Morning Edition http://kenw.org en To Increase Productivity, UPS Monitors Drivers' Every Move http://kenw.org/post/increase-productivity-ups-monitors-drivers-every-move The American workforce might want to pay attention to all those brown trucks full of cardboard boxes. UPS is using technology in ways that may soon be common throughout the economy.<p>On the surface, UPS trucks look the same as they did more than 20 years ago, when Bill Earle started driving for the company in rural Pennsylvania.<p>But underneath the surface, Earle says, the job has changed a lot. The thing you sign your name on when the UPS guy gives you a package used to be a piece of paper. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:41:00 +0000 Jacob Goldstein 40673 at http://kenw.org To Increase Productivity, UPS Monitors Drivers' Every Move Salon Uses Image Of North Korea's Leader To Promote Discount http://kenw.org/post/salon-uses-image-north-koreas-leader-promote-discount The sign with a picture of Jim Jong-un offered 15 percent off all men's cuts through April. Two officials from the North Korean embassy arrived at the London salon and ordered the sign be taken down. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:30:00 +0000 editor 40670 at http://kenw.org Lost Sea Lion Pup Found In California Almond Orchard http://kenw.org/post/lost-sea-lion-pup-found-california-almond-orchard The pup was discovered 100 miles from the ocean. It mostly likely swam up the San Joaquin River, hopped out and couldn't find its way back. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:09:00 +0000 editor 40671 at http://kenw.org Probe: Gains Of Integration Eroded, Especially In The South http://kenw.org/post/probe-gains-integration-eroded-especially-south In 1954, the Supreme Court outlawed segregation. David Greene talks to ProPublica's Nikole Hannah-Jones about her story in The Atlantic. She examines the failure of school desegregation. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:31:00 +0000 editor 40668 at http://kenw.org Spring Breakers Who Want Snow And Thrills Ski Tuckerman's Ravine http://kenw.org/post/spring-breakers-who-want-snow-and-thrills-ski-tuckermans-ravine On a clear weekend day, as many as 3,000 people will make the three-mile trek up the side of New Hampshire's Mount Washington to the snowfields, defying steep terrain and the threat of avalanches. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:07:00 +0000 editor 40666 at http://kenw.org