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A Pastor And Police Officer Break Bread And Boundaries

In the days since a gunman shot five police officers in downtown Dallas, group after group has called for a new kind of conversation. Thirty miles north, this conversation has been going on for months. KERA sat down for lunch recently with two Frisco residents – the assistant police chief, who’s white, and the black pastor of a predominately African-American church.

Watch: Michelle Obama, Bernie Sanders Headline Day 1 Of Democratic Convention

The first day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia kicks off with speeches by First Lady Michelle Obama, Sen. Elizabeth Warren and the party's presidential runner-up, Sen. Bernie Sanders. You can watch the convention livestream here all day, and the NPR/PBS NewsHour coverage starting at 7 p.m. Central Time.

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Think with Krys Boyd


A World Tour Of Prisons

This hour, we'll listen back to our talk about strategies that prisons on other continents are using to rehabilitate inmates with Baz Dreisinger, founder of the Prison-to-College Pipeline Program.

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Sherlock 4 — “Thatcher, Smith and Sherrinford”. And….speculate!

While we don’t know much, what we do know about the forthcoming 4th series of Sherlock is that “…it’s not a game anymore“. The trailer, which was released on Sunday during the Sherlock panel at the 2016 San Diego Comic-Con, promises that “…everything they know will be tested” and teases an intense, somewhat action-heavy fourth season that seems closer to […]