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KIRO Nights covers the world, but knows that your world starts in Western Washington. The search for new ideas, technologies, and voices make for a refreshing and comprehensive wrap to the day's news.

Friday, June 22, 2018

June 22, 2018 - Hour 1

WH event on murder victims of illegal immigrants featured giant Trump autographs. \ Fox News host claims some black people told her detention centers were nicer than the projects. \ NFL suspending Tampa Bay QB for grabbing Uber driver’s crotch. \ UNPOPULAR OPINION. 

June 22, 2018 - Hour 2

WSU’s Mike Leach talks offseason, controversial tweet. \ Tom Arnold says he has tapes of Donald Trump using racial and derogatory slurs. \ Driving with Gee – Frank Clark. \ QUESTION OF THE DAY: What is something you do that doesn’t fit with your personality?

June 22, 2018 - Hour 3

Gee goes over a touching Sammamish moment. \ Ichiro Suzuki sits on Mariners bench wearing a fake mustache. \ Netflix PR chief fired for repeatedly using the n-word. \ TODAY’S RECOMMENDATION. 

Thursday, June 21, 2018

June 21, 2018 - Hour 1

Melania Trump wears jacket that says “I REALLY DON’T CARE” to visit detained migrant children. \ Washington leads lawsuit against Trump over family separation policy. \ Roseanne will continue without Roseanne. \ New NHL Seattle consultant Dave Tippett: Hockey will ‘boom’ in Seattle. \ UNPOPULAR OPINION

June 21, 2018 - Hour 2

Doug Baldwin, Malcolm Jenkins and more respond to Donald Trump’s pardon request. \ Amazon ‘Prime Day’ date appears to leak via website glitch. \ Rachel Belle feature on roller derby. \ QUESTION OF THE DAY: What do you irrationally hate? 

June 21, 2018 - Hour 3

Tom Tangney reviews SEAGULL. \ Koko, the gorilla who mastered sign language, has died. \ TODAY’S RECOMMENDATION. 

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

June 20, 2018 - Hour 1

Tracy Taylor sticks around to update us on an impromptu week-long closure of the lower level Spokane St. Swing Bridge. \ Trump to sign executive action halting family separations. \ Peter Fonda threatens Trump family. \ Bucks’ Sterling Brown sues Milwaukee over stun-gun arrest. \ UNPOPULAR OPINION

June 20, 2018 - Hour 2

Mayor Durkan slammed for ‘Slave Shacks,’ ‘slums’ by liberal activist. \ Man tries to make a shopping cart getaway with garbage can full of cigarettes. \ Canada becomes second nation in the world to legalize marijuana. \ QUESTION OF THE DAY: What is your most embarrassing injury?

June 20, 2018 - Hour 3

Jay Inslee hosts press conference, announces emergency state funding for nonprofit providing immigration legal services. \ DC voters approve giving tipped workers the full minimum wage. \ All-You-Can-Eat Chinese restaurant goes bankrupt in two weeks. \ Rachel Bell Porn Dog Feature. \ TODAY’S RECOMMENDATION

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

June 19, 2018 - Hour 1

Mayor Durkan’s new homeless plan approved by Seattle council. \ What is Juneteenth? The holiday that commemorates the end of slavery. \ UNPOPULAR OPINION

June 19, 2018 - Hour 2

Mike Leach’s tweet of an anti-Obama hoax showed why many schools won’t hire him. \ QUESTION OF THE DAY: What goes into your movie choice? \ TODAY’S SIGN: Charles Barkley gave the most awkward answer on ‘Family Feud’

June 19, 2018 - Hour 3

Rachel Belle won a Murrow \ Who would you like to interview? With Rachel Belle. \ Oso memorial path, mailboxes planned at site of tragic landslide. \ Texts into the show. 

Monday, June 18, 2018

June 18, 2018 - Hour 1

DHS Secretary Nielsen denies separation amounts to ‘child abuse' \ Phil Mickelson’s putt heard round the world. \ Ed Werder bravely speaks for all the men who don’t have jobs in sports media. \ UNPOPULAR OPINION

June 18, 2018 - Hour 2

The WHO officially puts gaming on its list of addictions. \ QUESTION OF THE DAY: What is the rudest someone has been to you? With Jessamyn McEntyre. \ QOTD continued. 

June 18, 2018 - Hour 3

Rachel Belle features on stay-at-home dads and women voices over generations. \ People’s egos get bigger after meditation and yoga, new study says. \ Tough week coming up for the Mariners. 

Friday, June 15, 2018

Award-winning author Katherine Reynolds Lewis addresses child behavior in her new book "The Good News About Bad Behavior"

A new and surprising problem has quietly been developing in the current generation of children: they are out of control. A recent study of first-graders found they could sit still for no more than three minutes, only a quarter of the time that their peers could in 1948.

June 15, 2018 - Hour 1

Judge sends Paul Manafort to jail, pending trial. \ Expect long lines at Sea-Tac for the busiest day in airport history. \ Sunny Fremont hosts Solstice Parade and Fremont Fair this weekend. \ UNPOPULAR OPINION

June 15, 2018 - Hour 2

Police: Homeless man attacks Seattle tourist with rope. \ QUESTION OF THE DAY: My dad’s favorite phrase was…. \ Long-time Philadelphia Eagles worker gets awarded with an Super Bowl ring.

June 15, 2018 - Hour 3

Staci Rost in studio: Target vs Walmart, breaking down Seahawks minicamp, Marshawn Lynch and the World Cup. \ Staci Rost sticks around to talk Mariners Baseball. \ Student with autism who rarely speaks gives inspirational graduation speech.

Thursday, June 14, 2018

June 14, 2018 - Hour 1

How much do you need to earn to rent an apartment in Seattle? \ Tully’s actually ran out of coffee. \ Sarah Sanders shamed on live TV over separating families. \ Gee Scott and Todd Herman do a new segment called, “Help me understand” \ UNPOPULAR OPINION