Archive for April 15th, 2019

Tracking The Money Race Behind The Presidential Campaign

http://www.scpr.org/archive | | April 15 2019, 11:00 PM

See which 2020 presidential candidate has raised the most money, who has spent the most, where the candidates' funding comes from — and how the Democrats stack up against President Trump.

Bernie Sanders Releases A Decade Of Tax Returns

Politics | | April 15 2019, 5:40 PM

The returns show that in both 2016 and 2017, Sanders and his wife jointly earned more than $1 million in each of those years. On Monday evening, Beto O'Rourke also released a decade of returns.

Lori Loughlin, Mossimo Giannulli Plead Not Guilty In College Cheating Scandal

Crime & Justice | | April 15 2019, 4:00 PM

Giannulli and Loughlin are accused of paying $500,000 in bribes arranged by admissions consultant Rick Singer to get their daughters admitted to USC as crew recruits, despite not being rowers.

Measles Outbreak 'Accelerates,' Health Officials Warn

Health | | April 15 2019, 2:40 PM

This year, the U.S. has confirmed 550 measles cases so far. A recent spike is connected to outbreaks in New York, but there are outbreaks in four other states too.

My New Diet Is An App: Weight Loss Goes Digital

http://www.scpr.org/archive | | April 15 2019, 2:20 PM

The popularity of weight loss apps, especially among younger people, has forced the traditional weight loss programs to revamp their models to include online, on-demand support.

Biographer Robert Caro On Fame, Power And 'Working' To Uncover The Truth

http://www.scpr.org/archive | | April 15 2019, 2:20 PM

The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist was never interested in only telling the stories of famous men. Instead, he says, "I wanted to use their lives to show how political power worked."

President Trump Called Former President Jimmy Carter To Talk About China

Politics | | April 15 2019, 1:00 PM

Trump called Carter on Saturday, the first time the two had spoken, Carter said. He said Trump told him he is particularly concerned about how China is "getting ahead of us."

Does Sheriff Villanueva want to change policy on handling jail inmates?

Crime & Justice | | April 15 2019, 11:45 AM

This story aired on Feb. 1, 2019.

Teen Dating Violence Can Lead To Homicide — Girls Are The Most Common Victims

Health | | April 15 2019, 11:00 AM

A study finds that about 7 percent of all teen homicides between 2003 and 2016 were committed by a romantic partner. The majority of victims were teen girls.

Civil rights activist worried by increase in terminated LA Sheriff Dept. misconduct probes

Crime & Justice | | April 15 2019, 10:56 AM

Longtime L.A. civil rights activist and police reformer Connie Rice is concerned that the sharp increase in the number of internal misconduct investigations being short-circuited at the sheriff's department is a sign of a "rogue policing culture."

Celebrities give voice to scripts penned by teen girls

Education | | April 15 2019, 10:54 AM

At a fundraiser, Kirby Howell-Bapiste, Keiko Agena, Wayne Brady, and Seth Rogen read works by participants in WriteGirl, a free program for aspiring teen writers.

No Fake Drugs, More Jobs For Youth, End Child Sexual Abuse Online: A Vision For 2030

US & World | | April 15 2019, 10:00 AM

The 5 recipients of the Skoll Awards for Social Entrepreneurship predict how their projects will make the world a better place.

'Women's Work' Delves Into Gender Roles At Home, And Relationships With Domestic Help

http://www.scpr.org/archive | | April 15 2019, 4:00 AM

Former L.A. Times foreign correspondent Megan Stack talks with NPR about her new book, her relationships with her nannies, and the need to further involve men in conversations about work in the home.

Mueller Report Release Will Likely Escalate Tensions Between Trump and Congress

http://www.scpr.org/archive | | April 15 2019, 4:00 AM

And unlike the attorney general's predecessors who were caught between warring branches of government, William Barr seems intent on being at the center of the conflict.

'Game Of Thrones' Season 8, Episode 1: 'Nothing Lasts'

http://www.scpr.org/archive | | April 15 2019, 3:00 AM

The first episode of the final season was dense with reunions, recriminations and revelations as just about the entire cast made it to Winterfell.

17 of the best things to do this week in Southern California

http://www.scpr.org/archive | | April 15 2019, 6:32 AM

Tax day drink and food specials will help you ease the pain of April 14th — or blow that refund check.

Tell Them, I Am

http://www.scpr.org/archive | | April 15 2019, 12:00 AM

Tell Them, I Am is a show about the small moments that define who we are and who we are not. The stories are universal; the voices are all Muslim. Tune in for one episode every weekday this Ramadan.

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Catastrophic fire engulfs Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris

| April 15 2019, 11:36 AM

A massive fire engulfed the roof of Notre Dame Cathedral in the heart of the French capital Monday, toppling its spire and sending thick plumes of smoke high into the blue sky as tourists and Parisians looked on aghast from the streets below.

Should animal dissection be banned from schools?

| April 15 2019, 10:02 AM

A new California bill, AB 1586, could ban animal dissection in K-12 classrooms throughout the state.

Happy tax day?: How tax cuts have impacted Californians

| April 15 2019, 9:56 AM

Tax day is here.

No deal: Hollywood writers and talent agents at an impasse over ‘packaged deals’

| April 15 2019, 9:53 AM

On Friday, negotiations between the Writers Guild of America and the agencies who represent writers failed to reach a conclusion.

A comeback unlike any other: Where does Tiger Woods’ epic Masters win fit in the annals of great career comebacks?

| April 15 2019, 9:50 AM

They said he’d never win another major. They said his body gave up on him. They said he could never come back from the public implosion of his marriage and the revelation of his struggles with addiction.

Week in politics: What to expect when DOJ releases Mueller report, plus political implications of Trump’s proposal to put undocumented immigrants in sanctuary cities

| April 15 2019, 9:47 AM

AirTalk’s weekly political roundtable recaps the big headlines you might’ve missed over the weekend and looks ahead to the week to come in political news.

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