KTTZ http://kttz.org en Holy Bible Could Become Louisiana's Official Book http://kttz.org/post/holy-bible-could-become-louisianas-official-book The "Good Book" could become the official book of Louisiana if a bill sent to the state's Legislature passes in a vote that could come as early as this week.<p>The Municipal, Parochial and Cultural Affairs Committee of the <a href="http://house.legis.state.la.us/">Louisiana House of Representatives</a> voted 8-5 last week to forward <a href="http://www.legis.la.gov/legis/ViewDocument.aspx?d=877881&n=HB503%20Original">a measure that would make the Holy Bible the state's official book</a>. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:58:00 +0000 Scott Neuman 42700 at http://kttz.org Holy Bible Could Become Louisiana's Official Book Debate: Millennials Don't Stand A Chance http://kttz.org/post/debate-millennials-dont-stand-chance The "millennial generation" has been getting a bad rap in popular culture in recent years. Millennials, roughly defined as people born in the 1980s and '90s, frequently see themselves depicted as entitled, coddled and narcissistic.<p>But many — including millennials themselves — dispute those characterizations. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:52:00 +0000 NPR Staff 42699 at http://kttz.org Debate: Millennials Don't Stand A Chance Judge Overturns North Dakota's Strict Abortion Law http://kttz.org/post/judge-overturns-north-dakotas-strict-abortion-law A federal judge has struck down a North Dakota law banning abortions if a fetal heartbeat can be detected, calling the law "invalid and unconstitutional."<p>The law, <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/03/15/174453025/north-dakota-legislature-oks-bill-banning-abortions-after-heartbeat-is-found">passed by lawmakers in the state just over a year ago</a>, bans abortions as early as six weeks into pregnancy and is considered the most restrictive in the country.<p>U.S. District Judge Daniel Hovland, who is based in Bismarck, cited the 1973 <em>Roe v. Wade</em> decision by the U.S. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:20:00 +0000 Scott Neuman 42698 at http://kttz.org Boston Bombing Defendant Can See Victims' Autopsy Photos, Judge Says http://kttz.org/post/boston-bombing-defendant-can-see-victims-autopsy-photos-judge-says A federal judge said Wednesday that Boston Marathon bombings suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev may see autopsy photos of the three people who died after the <a href="http://www.npr.org/series/177378595/boston-marathon-explosions" target="_blank">explosions near the finish line of last year's race</a>.<p>District Court Judge George O'Toole "rejected a claim by the government that Tsarnaev should not see the photos because it would disturb the families of the victims," <a href="http://www.nbcnews.com/storyline/boston-bombing-anniversary/tsarnaev-can-view-victim-autopsy-photos-judge-n81996" target="_blan Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:39:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 42697 at http://kttz.org Boston Bombing Defendant Can See Victims' Autopsy Photos, Judge Says Record Store Day Premieres From Springsteen, Devo, Joe Strummer And The Pogues, More http://kttz.org/post/record-store-day-premieres-springsteen-devo-joe-strummer-and-pogues-more Music nerds: gather round! This week, our show is dedicated to celebrating one of the most joyous days of the year. No, not Flag Day. Record Store Day! This Saturday, Apr. 19, is the day when masses of music lovers wait in long lines at local independent records stores, hoping to score exclusive releases on vinyl.<p>To mark the occasion, hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton share six Record Store Day exclusives, starting with a cut by Bruce Springsteen, from an EP he's releasing called <em>American Beauty</em>. The 12" EP features four unreleased, never-heard songs from The Boss. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:00:00 +0000 editor 42695 at http://kttz.org Record Store Day Premieres From Springsteen, Devo, Joe Strummer And The Pogues, More