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Filmweek: ‘Still Alice,’ ‘Wild,’ ‘Dying of the Light’ and more

Filmweek: ‘Still Alice,’ ‘Wild,’ ‘Dying of the Light’ and more

Julianne Moore stars in ‘Still Alice'; Credit: Sony Pictures via AFI Festival Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Amy Nicholson and Andy Klein review this week’s releases, including ‘Still Alice,’ ‘Wild,’ ‘Dying of the Light’ and more. TGI-Filmweek!   Ranker – Top 10 Lists and More var RNKRW = RNKRW || {};RNKRW.pref = {}; var […]

Eric Garner decision: What needs to change in police training

Eric Garner decision: What needs to change in police training

NEW YORK, NY – DECEMBER 3: People lie down in the street as they take part during a protest in support of Eric Garner at the Columbus Circle on December 3, 2014 in New York City. Garner died after being put in a chokehold during an alteration with NYPD officers in the Staten Island borough […]

Eric Garner decision: What needs to change in police training

Eric Garner decision: What needs to change in police training

NEW YORK, NY – DECEMBER 3: People lie down in the street as they take part during a protest in support of Eric Garner at the Columbus Circle on December 3, 2014 in New York City. Garner died after being put in a chokehold during an alteration with NYPD officers in the Staten Island borough […]

Eric Garner decision: What needs to change in police training

Eric Garner decision: What needs to change in police training

NEW YORK, NY – DECEMBER 3: People lie down in the street as they take part during a protest in support of Eric Garner at the Columbus Circle on December 3, 2014 in New York City. Garner died after being put in a chokehold during an alteration with NYPD officers in the Staten Island borough […]

Eric Garner decision: What needs to change in police training

Eric Garner decision: What needs to change in police training

NEW YORK, NY – DECEMBER 3: People lie down in the street as they take part during a protest in support of Eric Garner at the Columbus Circle on December 3, 2014 in New York City. Garner died after being put in a chokehold during an alteration with NYPD officers in the Staten Island borough […]

Eric Garner decision: What needs to change in police training

Eric Garner decision: What needs to change in police training

NEW YORK, NY – DECEMBER 3: People lie down in the street as they take part during a protest in support of Eric Garner at the Columbus Circle on December 3, 2014 in New York City. Garner died after being put in a chokehold during an alteration with NYPD officers in the Staten Island borough […]

Eric Garner decision: What needs to change in police training

Eric Garner decision: What needs to change in police training

NEW YORK, NY – DECEMBER 3: People lie down in the street as they take part during a protest in support of Eric Garner at the Columbus Circle on December 3, 2014 in New York City. Garner died after being put in a chokehold during an alteration with NYPD officers in the Staten Island borough […]

Are computer tablets the best tech for K-12 students to use in the classroom?

Are computer tablets the best tech for K-12 students to use in the classroom?

; Credit: FREDERICK FLORIN/AFP/Getty Images LAUSD’s rollout of its iPad program has been challenge-prone to say the least. On Monday afternoon, the FBI seized 20 boxes of documents for its investigation in how the district handled its $1.3 billion program. KPCC is reporting that a federal grand jury will meet Friday to look at the […]

Are computer tablets the best tech for K-12 students to use in the classroom?

Are computer tablets the best tech for K-12 students to use in the classroom?

; Credit: FREDERICK FLORIN/AFP/Getty Images LAUSD’s rollout of its iPad program has been challenge-prone to say the least. On Monday afternoon, the FBI seized 20 boxes of documents for its investigation in how the district handled its $1.3 billion program. KPCC is reporting that a federal grand jury will meet Friday to look at the […]

Are computer tablets the best tech for K-12 students to use in the classroom?

Are computer tablets the best tech for K-12 students to use in the classroom?

; Credit: FREDERICK FLORIN/AFP/Getty Images LAUSD’s rollout of its iPad program has been challenge-prone to say the least. On Monday afternoon, the FBI seized 20 boxes of documents for its investigation in how the district handled its $1.3 billion program. KPCC is reporting that a federal grand jury will meet Friday to look at the […]