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News of the Week: July 20, 2018

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News of the Week: July 20, 2018

Journalists from around the state discuss the news of the week with host Bill Bryant, including the latest on the state's proposed changes to Medicaid expansion. Scheduled guests: Bill Estep, Lexington Herald Leader; Matt Markgraf, WKMS in Murray; and Deborah Yetter, Louisville Courier Journal.

Lindy Lou, Juror Number 2

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Lindy Lou, Juror Number 2

For 20 years, Lindy has lived with an unbearable feeling of guilt. Committed to fulfilling her civic duty, Lindy sat on a jury with 11 other jurors that handed down the death penalty to a Mississippi man convicted in a double homicide. But an overwhelming feeling of regret compels Lindy to track down her fellow jurors and tackle an oft-politicized issue with humor and sincere curiosity.

Debating Current Immigration Issues

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Debating Current Immigration Issues

Renee Shaw and guests discuss immigration. Scheduled guests: Dan Rose, Lexington attorney and president of Americans First; Emily Jones, senior immigration attorney at Kentucky Refugees Ministries; Mark Metcalf, Lancaster attorney and former immigration judge; and Nima Kulkarni, International business and immigration attorney in Louisville.

Challenges Facing Kentucky’s Children

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Challenges Facing Kentucky’s Children

Dr. Terry Brooks, executive director of Kentucky Youth Advocates, talks about data trends in the 2018 KIDS COUNT Data Book concerning the well-being of Kentucky kids.

News of the Week: July 13, 2018

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News of the Week: July 13, 2018

Journalists from around the state discuss the news of the week with host Bill Bryant, including the announcement of a Democratic gubernatorial candidate and a shakeup on the University of Louisville's board of trustees. Scheduled guests: Adam Beam, the Associated Press; Daniel Desrochers, Lexington Herald-Leader; and Tom Loftus, Louisville Courier Journal.

PBS NewsHour

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PBS NewsHour

Watch the latest PBS NewsHour episodes, read breaking news stories, and learn more about the issues behind national and world events.

The Worker’s Cup

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The Worker’s Cup

In 2022, Qatar will host the biggest sporting event in the world, the FIFA World Cup. But right now, far away from the bright lights, star athletes and adoring fans, the tournament is being built on the backs of 1.6 million African and Asian migrant workers. The Workers Cup gives voice to the men who are laboring to build sport’s grandest stage and competing in a soccer tournament of their own.

Kentucky Tax Law Changes: What You Need to Know

Kentucky Tax Law Changes: What You Need to Know

Kentucky Tax Law Changes: What You Need to Know

Host Renee Shaw and experts from the Kentucky Department of Revenue answer viewer calls about the new state tax changes enacted by the 2018 Kentucky General Assembly.

Legislators Create Task Force on Opioid Abuse

Connections with Renee Shaw

Legislators Create Task Force on Opioid Abuse

Renee speaks with State Representatives McKenzie Cantrell and Joni Jenkins of South Louisville about convening a task force of professionals and community members to study and address the opioid abuse epidemic in their district.

News of the Week: July 6, 2018

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News of the Week: July 6, 2018

Journalists from around the state discuss the news of the week with host Bill Bryant, including the latest on proposed changes to Kentucky's Medicaid expansion. Guests: Linda Blackford, Lexington Herald-Leader; Lawrence Smith, WDRB in Louisville; Nick Storm, Spectrum News.