Despite receiving nearly 33 percent of the state's budget from Washington, Kansas continues to distance themselves from the federal government. Sam Zeff reports on such efforts, which many have labeled "soft secession." Randy Mason finds out what Black & Veatch is doing to promote STEM education in the classroom. We head back out to the Truman Sports Complex to see the latest additions to the Arrowhead Art Collection. Lindsey Foat and John McGrath report on a special gift a retired music teacher recently made to the Kansas State School for the Blind.
Learn about the attention to detail that goes behind the sets, props, and costumes to make Call the Midwife true to the era of 1950s East End London.
Actor Kevin Spacey talks to Charlie Rose about his new documentary film, "NOW: In the Wings on the World Stage," which follows him and the rest of the cast of Sam Mendes' production of "Richard III" on a round-the-world tour. Airs May 2 at 8:30pm ET. Check local listings.
Conan O’Brien and Tonight Show guests Mel Brooks, Dick Cavett and Steve Martin, comment on Carson’s brilliant interview style, his master comedic timing, and the joy of cracking Carson up.
Travel with Monarch butterflies on their annual 2,000-mile flight across North America and get a delightful, provocative look at the love life of animals.
Kyle Geary — The Hale Center for Journalism Entrepreneurs packed into the auditorium at the Kauffman Foundation on an unseasonably chilly Wednesday morning to listen to presentations from two local startups: yurJURY and My Strategic Shopping. First up to the plate was yurJURY. Chris Lucas is the CEO and founder of the online startup which, according to him, allows lawyers to “pre-litigate their cases using online panelists.” The Kansas City–based company officially launched in March, but Lucas says that he first came up with the idea in the early 2000s. Lucas practiced law in the 1990s and wanted to find a…