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Closer Look: 'Project Runway'; Gun Violence; And More

Jan 6, 2016

Wednesday on "Closer Look with Rose Scott and Jim Burress":

  • 0:00: WABE legal analyst Page Pate breaks down President Barack Obama’s recently announced measures to curb gun violence in America;
  • 17:29: Dr. Ford Vox discusses a possible connection between baby weight gain and diabetes later in life and blood tests for prostate cancer in this week’s “Medical Minute” segment;
  • 22:36: Atlanta Young Republicans President Angelyn Dionysatos and Vice President of Public Affairs Jake Evans talk about millennials and politics;
  • 40:21: Candace Wheeler talks about Obama’s executive actions on guns, Twitter character limits and the $450 million Powerball jackpot on Wednesday’s “Trending” segment;
  • 43:39: Dr. Sharon Bergquist, associate professor at the Emory School of Medicine, talks about how to start off the new year on a healthy note;
  • 58:31: Tasnim Shamma reports on the growing popularity of tech “innovation centers” in Atlanta;
  • 1:02:36: Edmond Newton, "Project Runway" season 14 finalist, talks about his experience on the show as part of the "Closer Look" series on local game show contestants.