From homicides to drive-by shootings, how is the city responding? How does a slew of new bills being proposed by state lawmakers in response to Ferguson —from body cameras to more minority policing — affect the city? This week’s edition of Week in Review pushes aside its usual roundtable format for a conversation with Kansas City, Missouri Police Chief Darryl ...Continue Reading
Breakout stars Alabama Shakes perform at Austin City Limits. Get a look at their rehearsal and taping day in the backstage perspective.
Mark Horvath has experienced the highs and lows of the American dream, from a successful career in television to barely surviving, homeless and addicted, on Hollywood Boulevard. But he found his voice again when he hit the streets, armed with a digital camera and a smartphone, to talk to homeless people about their own experiences. ...Continue Reading
Comic writer Jason Aaron VIDEO
Arts Upload profiles Prairie Village based writer Jason Aaron. He’s made his mark on the world of comic books in a big way, reinventing Thor and writing the brand new installment of Marvel’s Star Wars, which has sold over a million copies. He’s doing his dream job, which he used to think could only be done from big cities like ...Continue Reading
Starting on the most pristine reef on Earth, home to more predators than prey, Sanjayan draws on his own ocean experiences to reveal a vibrant community of scientists, engineers and fishermen who are providing solutions that can help restore the oceans in astonishing ways. EARTH A New Wild
More than 2,000 years ago, the thriving city of Petra rose up in the bone-dry desert of what is now Jordan. An oasis of culture and abundance, the city was built by wealthy merchants who carved spectacular temple-tombs into its cliffs, raised a monumental Great Temple and devised an ingenious system that channeled water to ...Continue Reading