NPR Politics on Orlando

Jun 15, 2016

Last weekend’s horrific attack on an Orlando nightclub, set off a fierce debate among presidential candidates and lawmakers over how to combat terrorism, both domestic and abroad. Speaker Paul Ryan faced protests in the House over inaction on gun control. 

Doug Smith: There It Is

Jun 14, 2016

The legendary piano player, Doug Smith, has passed. In memoriam, KTTZ-TV will air his Amarillo concert, DOUG SMITH: THERE IT IS tonight at 7pm on channel 5!

All Things Considered: The Orlando Attack

Jun 13, 2016

On today's All Things Considered, we will hear more about how the mass shooting in Orlando unfolded. Forty-nine people were killed at the scene, plus more who were injured. Co-host Ari Shapiro will report about those who were killed at the attack, along with the shooter Omar Mateen. 

Listen to All Things Considered today at 4pm on 89.1 KTTZ-FM, or stream it live via www.kttz.org! 

Fund Texas Choice brings 'Trapped' to Alamo Drafthouse

Jun 13, 2016

Fund Texas Choice brings you TRAPPED. Join KTTZ-TV for a free preview screening and discussion at the Lubbock Alamo Drafthouse on Tuesday, June 14th at 7pm.     

Trump asserts thousands of people in U.S. ‘sick with hate’

Jun 13, 2016

WASHINGTON — Republican Donald Trump asserted Monday there are thousands of people living in the United States “sick with hate” and capable of carrying out the sort of massacre that killed at least 50 people in a Florida nightclub.

“We can’t let people in. … We have to be very, very strong,” the presumptive Republican presidential nominee said in one of a host of broadcast interviews he undertook in advance of a speech he planned later Monday in New Hampshire.