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Lt. Governor Boyd Rutherford (center) honors Baltimore politician Frank M. Conaway Sr. in March 2015.

Lt. Governor Boyd Rutherford (center) honors Baltimore politician Frank M. Conaway Sr. in March 2015.

Tuesday, Apr 28 12 p.m. (ET)

Maryland Lt. Gov. Boyd Rutherford

Kojo chats with Maryland Lt. Gov. Boyd Rutherford about the state and local response to the unrest in Baltimore.

Tuesday, Apr 28 12:15 p.m. (ET)

Self-Driving Cars Are Closer Than You Think

A number of automakers are introducing cars this spring and summer than can accelerate, brake and even steer themselves. Tech Tuesday explores the arrival and implications of semi-autonomous driving.

The remains of a senior center set ablaze during night riots smolder at dawn on April 28, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland.

The remains of a senior center set ablaze during night riots smolder at dawn on April 28, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland.

Tuesday, Apr 28 1 p.m. (ET)

Tensions Rise In Baltimore

Even as thousands lined up to pay their respects, pleas for calm after a weekend of protests and unrest in the city have gone largely unheeded. We consider the history--both recent and more deep-rooted--fueling the fallout from this incident and other clashes with police around the nation.

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Monday, Apr 27 1 p.m. (ET)

Unmarried And Childless By Choice: Selfish or Sensational?

While single men are often lauded as "bachelors," single women are sometimes derided as "spinsters" or "old maids." We talk with people living outside the conventions of marriage and childbearing about the labels we use, the decisions we make and the shifting cultural norms that influence us all.

Monday, Apr 27 12:30 p.m. (ET)

Trespass Towing

In strip malls and empty bank parking lots, towing companies are aggressively enforcing private property parking rules. Montgomery County may institute tougher rules to prevent what they call "predatory" practices.

A predator drone at the Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson, Ariz.

A predator drone at the Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson, Ariz.

Monday, Apr 27 12 p.m. (ET)

The Promise And Peril Of Drones

Last week brought news that a January drone strike in Pakistan took out its intended targets in an al-Qaeda compound, but also killed two hostages held there - an American and an Italian. Craig Whitlock of The Washington Post joins Kojo to consider the implications of extended "targeted assassination" and surveillance programs that use drones overseas.

Former Maryland State Attorney Glenn Ivey at a Center for American Progress event in 2007.

Former Maryland State Attorney Glenn Ivey at a Center for American Progress event in 2007.

Friday, Apr 24 12 p.m. (ET)

The Politics Hour – April 24, 2015

D.C. Chief Financial Officer Jeffrey DeWitt and Glenn Ivey, a Democratic candidate for the U.S. House seat in Maryland's fourth district, join the Politics Hour team in the studio.

Three members of Delta Sigma Theta at Roanoke College in 2011.

Three members of Delta Sigma Theta at Roanoke College in 2011.

Thursday, Apr 23 1:32 p.m. (ET)

Greek for Life?

Universities across the country are struggling to figure out where Greek life fits into campus life -- especially as bad behavior by some members has come under scrutiny. But fraternity and sorority members often identify with Greek organizations long after they've graduated, and become part of networks that permeate many of the upper levels of our society. We explore culture, privilege, and Greek life beyond college.

The Founding Church of Scientology in Washington, DC.

The Founding Church of Scientology in Washington, DC.

Thursday, Apr 23 1 p.m. (ET)

Scientology Rehab Center Controversy in Maryland

We explore the unconventional property battle brewing between residents of Frederick County and a group backed by the church of Scientology over the future use of a presidential fishing retreat.