Brad Garrett joins Roe & Roeper Added: 12/4/13 Police scoured central Mexico for a truck they suspect was stolen by common thieves but carried an uncommon cargo: dangerous radioactive medical material that could provide an ingredient for a "dirty bomb." Brad Garrett, ABC News consultant, and a former FBI agent joins The Roe Conn Show with Richard Roeper to discuss this story.
Bruce Rauner joins Roe & Roeper Added: 12/4/13 Bruce Rauner blasted Springfield lawmakers for “patting themselves on the back” for passing a controversial pension bill, arguing that the legislation does “far too little to fix our pension mess.” He now joins The Roe Conn Show with Richard Roeper.
M. Night Shyamalan joins Roe & Roeper Added: 12/3/13 Famed Hollywood director M. Night Shyamalan joins The Roe Conn Show with Richard Roeper to discuss his new book 'I Got Schooled: The Unlikely Story of How a Moonlighting Movie Maker Learned the Five Keys to Closing America's Education Gap'.
Mike Flannery joins Roe & Roeper Added: 12/3/13 The Illinois General Assembly today narrowly approved a major overhaul of the state government worker pension system following hours of debate on the controversial plan strongly opposed by employee unions. FOX Chicago News political editor Mike Flannery joins The Roe Conn Show with Richard Roeper to discuss this story.
Dan Montgomery joins Roe & Roeper Added: 12/2/13 Dan Montgomery, president of the Illinois Federation of Teachers, the state's second-largest teacher union, called the proposal a "grotesque taking of the lifetime savings of public employees". He now joins The Roe Conn Show with Richard Roeper.
Sen. Bill Brady joins Roe & Roeper Added: 12/2/13 State Sen. Bill Brady is running for governor and he’s announced he’s voting for the landmark pension reform deal that’s found bipartisan support in Springfield. He now joins The Roe Conn Show with Richard Roeper to discuss why.
Mike Flannery joins Roe & Roeper Added: 12/2/13 State lawmakers will vote on a pension reform plan that was reached amongst legislative leaders last week. The overhaul would raise retirement ages for many public workers and teachers outside of Chicago. It would also reduce cost-of-living increases for retirees and eliminate the $100 billion pension debt in 30 years. Political editor for FOX Chicago News Mike Flannery joins The Roe Conn Show with Richard Roeper to discuss this story.
Me, My Wife & My Live-In Girlfriend Added: 11/26/13 Kamala Devi and Michael McClure, aged 38 and 49 respectively, swore off monogamy from day one. They have up to a dozen different lovers each - some to themselves and some who they share. Six months ago they welcomed 27-year-old bisexual Rachel Richards into their home in San Diego, California, and now the three of them enjoy each other's company. Roe & Roeper discusses this unusual relationship.
Roe & Roeper Thanksgiving Travel Guide 2013 Added: 11/26/13 Stormy weather could delay travelers going by airplane or automobile this Thanksgiving. Even a flight to a sunny place can be delayed because of bad weather. Roe & Roeper speaks with ABC 7 meteorologist Tracy Butler for the latest weather, CBS News "This Morning" travel reporter Peter Greenberg to discuss 9 the things you need to know before you travel, and Chicago Dept. of Aviation director of media affairs Karen Pride.
City Eyeing Crackdown On E-Cigarettes Added: 11/25/13 Users of electronic cigarettes could soon find themselves subject to Chicago's smoking ban as the city tries to limit the use of the battery-powered nicotine vapor inhalers, which have become popular among minors and young adults. Mayor Rahm Emanuel is backing an ordinance that would expand the city's regulation of tobacco products to include e-cigarettes, barring their use in offices, indoor public areas and within 10 feet of building entrances.
Dr. Cathleen London joins Roe & Roeper Added: 11/25/13 A European company that makes an emergency contraceptive identical to the morning-after Plan B pill is set to warn consumers that the drug is completely ineffective for women over 176 pounds, and begins to lose effectiveness after 165 pounds. Dr. Cathleen London joins The Roe Conn Show with Richard Roeper to discuss this story.
Derrick Rose Out For The Season Added: 11/25/13 Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose will miss the rest of the 2013-14 season after having surgery to repair a torn medial meniscus in his right knee. Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery Director, Dr. Sherwin Ho joins The Roe Conn Show with Richard Roeper to discuss this story.
Sheriff Tom Dart joins Roe & Roeper Added: 11/22/13 This week in south suburban Robbins, the police chief is expected to be gone and a police captain was fired–accused of claiming he once carried LAPD Badge Number 714, which is a fictional badge from the 1950s TV show “Dragnet.” Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart joins The Roe Conn Show with Richard Roeper to discuss this story.
Remembering JFK 50 Years Later Added: 11/22/13 Fifty years ago today, President John F. Kennedy died, a stunned nation grieved and a million conspiracy theories were born. Bill Kurtis, host of REELZ’ JFK: Inside the Evidence joins The Roe Conn Show with Richard Roeper to discuss this tragic event in American History.