Missouri shooting, a look at DACA, and social media superstars

Outrage In Missouri Town After Police Shooting Of 18-Yr-Old Man
The news out of Ferguson, Missouri has dominated the media today. We talked to NPR's Eric Deggans, author of the book "Race Baiter - How The Media Wields Dangerous Words to Divide a Nation," on the role of media when it comes to this case.
Outrage In Missouri Town After Police Shooting Of 18-Yr-Old Man

Analyzing the history of violence involving black youth

Police released the name of the officer who shot Missouri teen Michael Brown, an incident that sparked a storm of protests from Missouri to Los Angeles. Take Two spoke with UCLA history chair Brenda Stevenson about what happened in Ferguson and how it fits in with other historical instances of violence involving black youth.
Police Shooting Missouri
For our weekly look back at the week in news we're joined by James Rainey, reporter for the LA Times and Elahe Izadi a reporter for the Washington Post.
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Looking at DACA, two years later

The Obama Administration's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals began two years ago today. The program provides two years' worth of temporary legal status and work permits to qualifying young people who had arrived in the U.S. as minors.
Outrage In Missouri Town After Police Shooting Of 18-Yr-Old Man

Discussing the latest in the Missouri teen shooting case

Take Two spoke to David Klinger, associate professor in the department of Criminology and Criminal Justice at University of Missouri-St. Louis, about the latest developments in the Michael Brown shooting case.

Have YouTube and Vine overtaken Hollywood stars?

The top five celebrities with the most influence on teens are all self-made online. Just below them, finally, are mainstream movie stars like Jennifer Lawrence and the late Paul Walker.
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Senate committee approves expansion of film tax credits

Yesterday, the state legislature voted unanimously to combat runaway production. They plan on expanding the state's tax incentive program for films and television shows which shoot in the Golden State.

Digging up T-rex and controversy in 'Dinosaur 13'

A new documentary details the story surrounding the excavation of the biggest, most fully intact Tyrannosaurus Rex skeleton ever found, known as Sue.
Inside a car wash that recycles water

Should you continue to wash your car during the drought?

Southern California's Public Radio's Molly Peterson looks at the conundrum of washing your car during a time of a water shortage.
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