DIY Cities, Sharing Kitchens, Freeing Monkeys – #GoodNewsNextWeek (Audio)

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20160502_GoodNewsNextWeek017-audioThis week on #GoodNewsNextWeek: Romans sick of the corruption and crime cleaned up their own streets; a new startup aims to be the Airbnb of the coming kitchen-based sharing economy; and animals are learning how to dismantle their traps.


Story #1: Scandal-Plagued Rome Becoming ‘Do It Yourself' City

“Don’t concentrate on the finger or you will miss all that heavenly glory.”

Story #2: Kitchen-Based Sharing Economy Cooking Up Change

Story #3: Young Gorillas Seen Dismantling Poachers' Traps For The First Time

#GoodNewsNextWeek Headlines: Cats At Japan's ‘Cat Cafes' Now Allowed to Stay Up Till 10

33 Abused Circus Lions Flown to New Home In South Africa

Community Fridge In Somerset UK Offers Free Food For All 🍎

Oregon Approves First Recreational Marijuana Licenses

8 Businesses to Open Medical Marijuana Dispensaries in Hawaii

US House Unanimously Passed Bill Requiring Warrants For Email

Binney: NSA Is So Overwhelmed With Data, It's No Longer Effective

Peruvian Farmer Wins Monumental Battle Against U.S. Mining Giant

#MorningMonarchy: Peruvian Farmer Wins Monumental Battle Against U.S. Mining Giant

Researchers Accidentally Make Batteries Last 400 Times Longer

#MorningMonarchy: Scientists Accidentally Create Batteries That Last A Lifetime

Playing Music to Babies Helps Brain Development