Celebrating the 30th anniversary of her Grammy-winning smash debut, She’s So Unusual, Lauper performs the album from start to finish. She became the first woman to record four Top 10 singles on a debut album, including “Girls Just Want to Have Fun,” “Time After Time,” “All Through the Night” and “She-Bop.” Set list: Money Changes ...Continue Reading
The Johnson County Mental Health Center has not resolved long-standing security concerns to protect employees at its Shawnee location, according to an internal audit presented to the board of commissioners Thursday. The audit, conducted by Interim County Auditor Ken Kleffner, said that the mental health agency had rejected security recommendations made in 2007 “because management ...Continue Reading
In this age of everything digital, it’s almost beyond comprehension that an oatmeal can covered with electrical tape can capture awesome photographic images. But it, and other more elegantly built pinhole cameras, still can! Apparently, Portland is a place where that practice is pretty popular. From OPB’s Oregon Art Beat
KCPT received 11 nominations for the 2014 National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Mid-America Regional Chapter EMMY® Awards. The nominations are based on outstanding cultural, educational, technological, entertainment, news and informational achievements in television. “These nominations are the result of KCPT’s committed journalists and producers telling important local and regional stories. The success of ...Continue Reading
From PBS NewsHour The National Collegiate Athletic Association agreed to settle a number of cases brought in a class-action head injury lawsuit. The proposed settlement, which must still be approved by a federal judge, would create a $70 million fund for concussion testing and diagnosis of current and former athletes. NewsHour’s Gwen Ifill talks to ...Continue Reading
Join the search for clues to the fate of an orphaned rhinoceros brought up in a wildlife vet’s home on MY WILD AFFAIR. Then come face-to-face with the previously unknown reptilian rulers of prehistoric Australia on NOVA. Join Joy and Mark in Australia to uncover the reproductive secrets of the pouch-wearing marsupials, the kangaroos.