AirTalk for February 20, 2013

Miami Police Erect DUI Checkpoints During Holiday Season

Do prescription drugs and other medications impair drivers?

A new law proposed by State Senator Lou Correa (D-Santa Ana) would make driving under the influence of certain Class I through IV drugs illegal, unless you have a prescription. Also, common medications that contain codeine such as Tylenol with codeine and Xanax fall into this category.
LA Police Shootings
In the wake of the Christopher Dorner case, the Los Angeles Police Department has its hands full. It has been an especially busy and no doubt difficult two weeks for LAPD Chief Charlie Beck, but he’s making time to sit down with Patt Morrison.
Teacher in Classroom

Can flipping the classroom fix the educational system?

Is traditional education working? In the “Flipped Learning” method, teachers assign home viewing of videotaped lectures, then spend class time helping their students solidify what they’ve learned with projects, exercises and Socratic discussions.
David Stern, Jerry Buss
With the passing of Lakers owner Jerry Buss, comes not just mourning but questioning over how the kids will do with the family business.
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