Thursday, May 21 12 p.m. (ET)

Aerial Insights into Local Traffic Patterns

There's a silver lining buried underneath the past year's onslaught of news about the collapsing economy: less traffic. A new aerial study finds that congestion on our region's roadways actually declined in the last year. Kojo talks with a...

Thursday, May 21 12:32 p.m. (ET)

Summer Movies

Who doesn't love escaping into an air-conditioned movie theater and losing yourself in a good flick. We sort through the mix of sequels, prequels, remakes, original fare, and indie films to figure out what's worth the price of admission...

Thursday, May 21 1 p.m. (ET)

National Security and Guantanamo Bay

Join Kojo as we get reaction to President Obama's speech on his plan to close Guantanamo Bay. We'll analyze how the address is likely to be received overseas and here at home.

Thursday, May 21 1:27 p.m. (ET)

Heroin and the Taliban

Eight years after the U.S. invaded Afghanistan, the Taliban seems to be stronger and better armed than ever. And as its members fight government forces in Pakistan, shutting down the Taliban's access to guns, funding and other resources...

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