Show rundown for 6/7/2006

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First Prisoners Released from Iraqi Prisons

Nearly 600 prisoners of the 2,500 detainees promised to be freed from Iraqi prisons were released in a move new Shiite Prime Minister, Nouri al-Maliki says is a step toward reconciliation.

Iraqi Police Advisor Home to Massachusetts

A former Massachusetts state trooper returns from Iraq where he served as a police adviser to the Iraqi government.

Primary Elections Held Yesterday in Eight States

After a special election held yesterday in California, Republicans will retain the Congressional seat. Primary elections were also held yesterday in seven other states.

Ethics of Embryo Cloning

Stem cell research may open a door for treating some incurable diseases, yet the reality of cloning human embryonic stem cells has prompted an ethical debate.

Here & Now Hears from You

We will read letters from some of our listeners eager to be heard.

A Jersey Boy

John Lloyd Young stars as Frankie Valli in the "Jersey Boys," which is getting rave reviews on Broadway.

A Tony for this Jersey Boy?

John Lloyd Young is the favorite to win a Tony for his Broadway performance staring as Frankie Valli in "Jersey Boys."

This program aired on June 7, 2006.


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