Station News & Events

11:59am

Mon January 12, 2015
Station News & Events

The World's Leo Hornak on the Pulse of Parisians AFter the Attacks for 1-12-15

Parisians try to regain a sense of normalcy today amid extremely tight security.

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10:53am

Mon January 12, 2015
Station News & Events

A pair of armed robberies in Murf over the weekend

A crimemapping.com crime map for Murfreesboro for the period between Jan. 1 and Jan 12, 2014.
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MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT)  --  A Murfreesboro man had a gun pushed against his chest during a robbery, one of two armed robberies to take place in the city over the weekend.

Late Saturday night 22-year-old Ethan J. Bagwell tells police he was arriving at an apartment on S. Rutherford when he was assaulted. He says a black male wearing a gray sweatshirt and dark pants pulled out a gun, placed it against his chest, and demanded money.

Bagwell says the man, and his accomplice, took about $100 out of his wallet before fleeing on foot.

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3:15pm

Fri January 9, 2015
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Ava Duvernay on Her Martin Luther King Biopic on Q for 1-9-15

Today's guest host is Gill Deacon.  

-- Break-out filmmaker AVA DUVERNAY talks about the process of bringing her Martin Luther biopic "Selma" to the big screen.

-- Toronto-based composer LYDIA AINSWORTH discusses her record "Right From Real," in which she joins the diametrically opposed worlds of classical and electronic music.

3:13pm

Fri January 9, 2015
Station News & Events

The World on the End of the Hostage Situation in France on 1-9-15

French security forces ended twin sieges involving the suspects in the Charlie Hebdo attack and another man who French officials say was linked to the attackers. Police raided both sites, killing all three of their targets and apparently rescuing all of the hostages. 

At an industrial zone in Dammartin-en-Goele, northeast of Paris, Said and Cherif Kouachi appeared to be barricaded with a hostage. The two men killed 12 people on Wednesday at the offices of Charlie Hebdo, a satirical French weekly.

3:12pm

Wed January 7, 2015
Station News & Events

Documentary "Art and Craft" on Q for 1-7-15

Today's guest host is Piya Chattopadhyay.  

-- The Oscar-shortlisted documentary ‘Art and Craft’ follows the bizarre story of American art forger Mark Landis. Speaking to Q, MARK LANDIS and the documentary's co-director SAM CULLMAN discuss what art forgery can tell us about the true value of original art.

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