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James Comey Director Federal Bureau of Investigation discusses the impact of technology on the work of law enforcement, 2014.
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More Trump detractors are talking about impeachment, with the alleged memo of former FBI director James Comey stating that Donald Trump directed him to shut down the investigation into Trump’s former NSA Gen. Michael Flynn. First Edition host Sean Yoes discusses presidential politics with Dr. Kimberly Moffitt, associate professor of American Studies at UMBC. 

The Mod Squad, Taya Graham and Stephen Janis of the Real News Network.
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First Edition host Sean Yoes spends the first hour with The Mod Squad, Taya Graham and Stephen Janis of The Real News Network, as well as special guest Luke Broadwater of the Baltimore Sun. They discuss breaking news about the re-establishment of an infamous BCPD street unit and the continued aftermath of zero tolerance policing.

Over the weekend, Baltimore topped more than 100 homicides before the end of April for the first time in two decades. First Edition guest host Dr. Kaye Wise Whitehead discusses the ongoing epidemic of violence and murder in Baltimore. 


First Edition host Sean Yoes talks to Lisa Snowden-McCray, associate editor of City Paper, about the seemingly convoluted process of installing a law enforcement Civilian Review Board as well as the implementation of the consent decree with the Department of Justice. 

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In the wake of the recent murder murder captured on Facebook live and the accidental suicide on Instagram, how do we protect our children from the burgeoning horrors of social media? First Edition host Sean Yoes talks to Kaye Wise Whitehead, author, public intellectual and professor at Loyola University of Maryland.