States continue to spend a miniscule portion of the billions of dollars they collect annually in tobacco revenues on smoking prevention and cessation programs, according to a new report by six leading health organizations. Missouri spent $76,314 on tobacco prevention in the latest fiscal year, the report says. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ...Continue Reading
Select performances from the Americana Music Festival in Nashville, including Loretta Lynn, Jackson Browne, Rosanne Cash, Jason Isbell, Flaco JImenez and many more from Austin City Limits.
Bing Crosby and David Bowie sing a duet in Crosby’s Christmas television special in 1977. See their performance of “The Little Drummer Boy/Peace on Earth” and find out what it took to get Bowie to appear on the show. Two songwriters recount their quick turnaround of the song to win Bowie over. Bing Crosby Rediscovered
The Broadway favorite discusses her effortless transitions between parallel careers in stage, TV, film and music with Tavis Smiley.
Rich Hill premieres on PBS Independent Lens on Monday, January 5, 2015. Sundance Grand Jury Prize-winner Rich Hill follows three teenage boys, Andrew, Harley, and Appachey, as they struggle with isolation, broken families, and lack of opportunity in their Missouri town, where the idea of the American Dream may remain elusively out of reach, but ...Continue Reading
When diabetes began to steal her mother’s legs and vision three decades ago, Lawrence resident Judy Bellome and her family joined the ranks of thousands of caregivers across Kansas. Bellome had advantages others don’t, but even so she found it challenging. “If I hadn’t been a nurse — and my sister is a physical therapist ...Continue Reading