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Picture courtesy of REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst; Director of National Intelligence James Clapper and National Security Agency Director U.S. Navy Admiral Michael Rogers testify before a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on foreign cyber threats, on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. January 5, 2017.

Is the US intelligence community bloated? 9 MIN, 3 SEC

We examine exactly what the 17 intelligence agencies do, and what the rift with Trump over their assessment of Russian hacking will mean for intelligence gathering in the future.

Guests:
Scott Shane, New York Times (@ScottShaneNYT)

Was Best Buy's Geek Squad a creep squad? 7 MIN, 37 SEC

A case in Orange County reveals that Best Buy technicians may be working with the FBI to inform on customers who have illegal material on their computers.

Guests:
Gustavo Arellano, Host, 'Orange County Line' (@GustavoArellano)

More:
Best Buy Geek Squad Informant Use Has FBI on Defense in Child-Porn Case

Using interviewing skills to help Alzheimer's patients 9 MIN, 2 SEC

One reporter quit her job at Time Magazine and started a company that helps Alzheimer's patients by helping to tell their stories.

Guests:
Jay Newton-Small, Time magazine (@JNSmall)

Are we in a restaurant bubble? 13 MIN, 57 SEC

High rents, increasing wages, a glut of farm-to-table food spell disaster for many chef-driven restaurants.

Guests:
Kevin Alexander, Thrillist (@KAlexander03)

More:
There's a massive restaurant industry bubble, and it's about to burst

New recommendations for treating peanut allergies in kids 8 MIN, 24 SEC

Allergists are now recommending that parents feed their babies food with peanuts so they can avoid developing lifelong peanut allergies.

Guests:
David Fleischer, Children's Hospital Colorado

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