NewsWorks Tonight, February 1, 2016 – Full Show


    Katie Colaneri reports as the National Transportation Safety Board releases documents connected with the Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia last spring Laura Benshoff looks at how Norristown is preparing for a rush of coverage as Bill Cosby’s criminal trial begins a hearing next week. Commentator Solomon Jones thinks the tainted water crisis in Flint, Michigan is just one in a long line of environmental injustices in poor black communities. Eleanor Klibanoff reports on the challenges of hiring bilingual police officers in Pennsylvnia cities with large Latino populations. And host Dave Heller speaks with Derrick Pitts in this week’s segment of Skytalk.

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