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TEXAS HEMP PROSECUTION- The political leadership in the Lone Star State is urging county prosecutors to continue enforcing Texas marijuana laws. Prosecutors in Travis and other counties have said a new hemp law requires they prove marijuana has more than zero-point-3 percent THC which is the psychoactive ingredient Tetrahydrocannabinol , which they say is costly and time consuming. So they’ve stopped prosecuting cases without a lab test. But a letter from Governor Greg Abbott, Lt. Gov. Dan...
Airs Wednesday, July 24, at 7:30 a.m. Live Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s testimony before the House Judiciary and Intelligence Committees is now set for July 24th. The committees have subpoenaed Mueller, instructing him to appear to respond to questions about his investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. Mueller has agreed to appear at two separate hearings. The Judiciary Committee will hold one in the morning and the Intelligence Committee will hold...
Airs Saturday, July 20, 2019, at 12 noon. TIn July and August, the 2019 WFMT Radio Network Opera Series continues with more presentations in partnership with the European Broadcasting Union, including three standout broadcasts from across Italy, including performances from the Rossini Opera Festival (Pesaro), Teatro Dell’Opera (Rome) and La Scala (Milan.) This week we present Adina by Gioachino Rossini.
Cast (in order of vocal appearance):
Califo – Vito Priante
Airs Sunday, July 21, 2019, at 7 p.m. On July 20th, 1969, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin set foot on the moon. They had reached the distant light that humans had admired and looked up to for thousands of years. It was a mission with hundreds of dedicated minds behind it. A dangerous and ambitious mission, that could have failed at many moments. On this special episode of The Pulse, we will explore the science that got us to the moon, the politics that push space exploration, and our...
Airs Monday, July 22, 2019, at 1 p.m. Soprano Isabel Leonard Michael Tilson Thomas and the orchestra for some of the happiest music that Mozart and Mahler ever wrote. They also perform dance music that Mozart dashed off in less than an hour.
Airs Thursday, July 25, 2019, at 1 p.m. This concert, broadcast live from Carnegie Hall features pianist Sir András Schiff performing fantasies, sonatas and suites by Mendelssohn and the most well-known configuration of the "Three Bs" — Bach, Beethoven and Brahms. Jeff Spurgeon and John Schaefer co-host the broadcast. Program :
Mendelssohn : Fantasia in F-sharp min. Opus 28
Beethoven : Sonata No. 24 in F-sharp. Opus 78
Brahms : Klavierstücke, Opus 76
Brahms : Seven...
Treasures Of The Noel
Airs Friday, July 19, 2019, at 4:30 p.m. This week on Treasures Of The Noel with Dr. Alexander Mikaberidze, we look at the impact of Upton Sinclair's landmark novel, The Jungle, an exposé of the Chicago meat packing industry which led to many reforms including the Meat Inspection Act of 1906. The Noel has a first edition signed in their collection.
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