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The Los Angeles Police Commission is recommending more transparency in how the LAPD handles officer-involved shootings. What are they calling for, why and what is the reaction?

Turning to election-related coverage, we look at the woes of NBC after the leaked tape of Donald Trump and “Today” host Billy Bush.

Then, a profile of Trump campaign manager Kellyanne Conway?

Next, Madeleine speaks to the director of the new film “Certain Women,” which follows four female characters in Montana.

And finally, an explainer on Proposition 60, which would require porn actors to wear condoms while filming.

Photo courtesy of Alex Thompson. 

Police Commission calls for more transparency 9 MIN, 30 SEC

The Los Angeles Police Commission unanimously approved recommendations yesterday for how the LAPD should handle police shootings. One is that officers should exhaust all non-lethal options before firing their guns. What else are they suggesting, and why?

Matt Johnson, Los Angeles Police Commission

The woes of NBC 7 MIN, 49 SEC

The bad news keeps coming for NBC, and some say it’s a cautionary tale about a network trying to be too many things to too many people. NBC is expected to formally oust “Today” show host Billy Bush any day over the now-infamous “grab them by the p***y” tape of Bush and Donald Trump talking about women leaked last week. But the whole scandal over that and why NBC News didn’t report on the tape first is only the network’s latest woe. Before that, there was Bush’s embarrassing interview with Ryan Lochte and Matt Lauer’s widely panned interviews with Trump and Hillary Clinton. What’s going on at NBC?

Andrew Tyndall, Analyst, Publisher

Who is Kellyanne Conway? 9 MIN, 20 SEC

Trump campaign manager Kellyanne Conway was already in the unenviable position of defending her boss on TV after the infamous Access Hollywood tape came out last Friday. It has since been revealed that Trump told Howard Stern years ago that it was okay to call his daughter a nice piece of you-know-what, putting Conway back on the defensive. She’s the first woman to run a Republican presidential campaign, and the subject of a new profile in the New Yorker. Madeleine speaks to the writer.

Ryan Lizza, New Yorker magazine / Georgetown University (@RyanLizza)

"Certain Women" 14 MIN, 8 SEC

Annie Oakley, Belle Star and Calamity Jane are just a few of the women who helped create the legend of the Wild West. Meanwhile, however, thousands of others tamed the west on their farms and homesteads without firing a single bullet. Today’s western women don’t have to carry a six-shooter or get their water from a well, but that doesn’t mean their lives are easy. A new movie takes a look at four women in modern-day Montana. It stars Michelle Williams, Laura Dern, Kristen Stewart and newcomer Lily Gladstone and is based on stories by the Montana writer Maile Meloy. Madeleine speaks to the director.

Kelly Reichardt, Director

Prop. 60 calls for condoms in porn 6 MIN, 57 SEC

Among the long list of ballot measures Californians will vote on this November is one that would put more restrictions on the porn industry. Proposition 60 would require actors in adult films to use condoms during sex scenes. It would also require producers to pay for some medical expenses related to preventing sexually transmitted infections. But the measure has sparked a lot of backlash, and not just from the adult entertainment business. Both major political parties and eight newspaper editorial boards have lined up against it. What are the pros and cons?

Susan Abram, Reporter, Daily News

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