Kresta in the Afternoon – August 27, 2015 – Hour 2

+  Virginia TV Shooting Hits Home for Detroit Reporter

  • Description: Teresa Tomeo spent two decades reporting live from the streets of Detroit and knew the job came with inherent risks. She knew reporters at the scene of a warehouse fire or police standoff faced dangers. But she never imagined a camera team conducting a feature interview on tourism could be brutally murdered on live television. We’ll hear Teresa’s impressions of the shooting as a former TV reporter.
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+  What Gun Laws Could Have Prevented Yesterday's Shooting?

  • Description: Sandy Hook. Aurora, Colorado. Charelston Church. And now, WDBJ. After all these shootings, and countless others, the gun control debate is reignited. Gun control advocates argue that stricter laws would prevent these senseless acts of violence. Gun rights advocates argue that gun laws actually lead to greater violence. What law, if any, would have prevented yesterday’s shooting?
  • Segment Guests:
    • John Lott
      Sandy Hook. Aurora, Colorado. Charelston Church. And now, WDBJ. After all these shootings, and countless others, the gun control debate is reignited. Gun control advocates argue that stricter laws would prevent these senseless acts of violence. Gun rights advocates argue that gun laws actually lead to greater violence. What law, if any, would have prevented yesterday’s shooting?
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+  A Psycho-History of a Killer

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