May 9, 2018: Hour 242:12

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The New Orleans news site The Lens reported the energy company Entergy paid actors to attend — and in some cases speak at — public hearings to support a proposed $210 million power plant in eastern New Orleans. We learn more from journalist Michael Isaac Stein. Also, a new study from McGill University finds that working the night shift can change the genes that control our body clocks. That, in turn, can lead to other negative impacts on health. And, late-spring days are warm — but the evenings can still be chilly. Resident chef Kathy Gunst shares three dishes that make the most of spring vegetables, but still provide a bit of cool-weather comfort. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's May 9, 2018 full broadcast. You can read and hear more at, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook and Tumblr.

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