Rico Gagliano

former host of “The Dinner Party Download,” and author of “Brunch is Hell: How to Save the World By Throwing a Dinner Party”

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Rico Gagliano on KCRW

Governor Gavin Newsom today signed legislation that changes the language governing when officers are allowed to use deadly force.

New law restricts use-of-force in California

Governor Gavin Newsom today signed legislation that changes the language governing when officers are allowed to use deadly force.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

More than half of the Democrats in the U.S. House say they favor opening an impeachment inquiry into President Trump.

More House Democrats push for impeachment

More than half of the Democrats in the U.S. House say they favor opening an impeachment inquiry into President Trump.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Compared to men, women are three times more likely to suffer from migraine (yes, singular, like cancer or depression).

Migraine: a common but poorly understood disease

Compared to men, women are three times more likely to suffer from migraine (yes, singular, like cancer or depression).

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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