AirTalk for November 26, 2014

Protesters in LA have brought traffic to a halt, with more protests expected today. Also, the City Council unanimously voted Tuesday to begin drafting a new ordinance requiring handguns to either be locked up or disabled with trigger locks when they are not in use. Then, why is hard cider becoming more popular than beer for some drinkers?
Protesters In LA React To Grand Jury Decision In Ferguson Case 

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AirTalk for October 22, 2014

U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan is in Southern California as part of a trip aimed at strengthening the partnership between the federal government and district leaders. Also, one or more shooters entered the Parliament building in Ottawa, Wednesday morning. Then, in his new book, “The Innovators: How a Group of Hackers, Geniuses, and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution," Walter Isaacson explores the past 150 years of technological advancements.

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AirTalk for October 21, 2014

Following the murder of a CSUN student who was selling his car, we look at the best practices for using Craigslist. Also, debating Proposition 46: medical-malpractice damages and drug-testing doctors. Then, Chapman University looks at what Americans fear most, just in time for Halloween.

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AirTalk for October 20, 2014

Will upheld voter ID laws impact elections? Also, can Apple Pay revolutionize mobile payment? Then, confused by political speech? David Mark returns to help decipher the Washington lexicon

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AirTalk for October 17, 2014

As Ebola hysteria reaches new heights, we're reviewing what we know so far, and looking at where policymakers may go from here. Also, FBI Director James Comey has expressed concerns over the new iPhone 6's encryption technology. Then, comedian Zach Galifianakis offers a serious role in "Birdman." It's TGI-Filmweek!

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AirTalk for October 16, 2014

LAUSD Superintendent John Deasy announced his resignation today. Also, the mother of a 17-year-old student who allegedly brought a gun to school is facing four misdemeanors. Then, author William Mann paints a portrait of Hollywood in its infancy in his latest book.

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AirTalk for October 15, 2014

A second nurse who treated Ebola patient Tim Duncan at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital has also contracted the virus. Also, cord cutters can rejoice over HBO's newly announced web-streaming service. Then, 31 companies are being sued for copying the iconic Converse Chuck Taylor shoe.