FROM Ann Philbin
Made in LA Shines Light on Emerging Artists in Los Angeles Pacific Standard Time involved local museums and galleries in a tribute to art works produced between 1945 and 1980. Tomorrow, the Hammer Museum in Westwood will open Made in LA 2012 . A biennial, it will feature some 60 emerging and overlooked LA-based artists, and the Hammer has actually helped them financially to develop their work. Ann Philbin is Director of the Hammer Museum .
GOP 'Nukes' the Senate filibuster on SCOTUS nominees Senate Democrats today blocked Judge Neil Gorsuch's appointment to the US Supreme Court… but just for the moment. The Republican majority has changed the rules to force a likely confirmation as soon as tomorrow.
In Janesville, WI, Middle America meets the new American dream Janesville, Wisconsin is the hometown of Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan. But he couldn't prevent the closing of the General Motors factory after 100 years. We hear what's happened to what once was a model of American middle-class unity.
Rhetoric and brinksmanship on the Korean Peninsula For 25 years, the US has viewed North Korea's nuclear program with increasing alarm. Now President Trump says this country has lost its "strategic patience." We hear what he's actually doing… and what might come next.