Outgoing US attorney general Eric Holder has given approval for prosecutors to proceed against Menendez (D-NJ), who has been under investigation for his ties to a Florida campaign donor.
Rich examined President Obama’s statement that the media overstates the terrorist threat, ISIS recruited home grown terrorists, and the latest surrounding the Brian Williams controversy. He also talked to Jay Michaelson from the Daily Beast, Author Damon Root, and Dr. Damon Centola from the Annenberg School at the University of Pennsylvania.
Rich covered the reinstatement of fraternities at the University of Virginia, Chris Christie’s State of the State Address in New Jersey, and another potential Mitt Romney run for President. He talked to Jim Steyer from Common Sense Media about the Student Privacy Protection Act and Christine Flowers about the relaxing of sanctions by the NCAA against Penn State.
5:30am- Jeff opens the show by discussing AirAsia Flight 8501. The plane went missing over the weekend. Some are speculating that the disappearance of plane was caused by torrential rain that struck the region. Jeff […]
CNN Heroes airs tomorrow night at 8pm. Ten every day people doing extra ordinary things to help change the world will be honored. A local doctor is among the honorees.
PayScale has just released a “College Salary Report” that won’t affect many of us, but has special interest for Philadelphians.
Chris reviews the news media coverage of the upheaval in Ferguson, Missouri, the beheading of an American journalist by ISIS in Iraq, and the latest edition of Drunk History. He talks to Photographer WIll Steacy at 7:20 and Phillies Manager Ryne Sandberg at 8:20.
Chris breaks down Hillary Clinton’s ongoing political problems, the IRS claiming they’ve lost two years worth of emails from Lois Lerner, and Atlantic City’s promotion of an LGBT beach.
Chris discusses Governor Tom Corbett being protested every time he comes to Philadelphia, Hillary Clinton claiming to be broke when leaving the White House in 2000, and President Obama’s latest statement on climate change. He also talks to Deana Martin, the daughter of Dean Martin.
Chris reviews last night’s Democratic Gubernatorial Debate, Donald Sterling’s interview with Anderson Cooper on CNN, and Beyonce’s sister’s assault on Jay-Z. He also talks with Lynne Cheney about her book on James Madison.
Chris reviews the selection of Michael Sam in the NFL Draft, Donald Sterling’s statements to Anderson Cooper, and the latest perceived discrimination against fat people. He talks to Phillies Manager Ryne Sandberg and Michael Bronstein and Jeff Roe on the Monday Morning Matchup.
Chris discusses the Supreme Court’s decision not to hear the controversial case of boobies bracelets, a bill introduced in Philadelphia City Council to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana, and John McCain’s appearance on David Letterman’s show. He talks to Rutgers Professor Dr. Rudy Bell about his objection to Condoleezza Rice delivering their commencement address and CNN’s Jeffrey Toobin about he appearance at the National Constitution Center.
Chris recounts the latest from the crisis in Ukraine, a FOX 29 reporter knocked down by a snow plow, and girl suing her parents for kicking her out of the house. He also talks to actor Patrick Duffy, Senator Pat Toomey and Amobi Akugo from the Philadelphia Union.
Chris discusses the diminished expectations of Barack Obama’s Presidency, MSNBC’s apology for a tweet, and previews the Super Bowl. He talks to Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, CSN Philly’s Ray Didinger, and Comedian Bob Marley.
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