Join Kevin Meeks & Karen Henderson for Baton Rouge's Morning News, 5:30-9 AM on News Radio 1150 WJBO. News updates every 30-minutes from News Radio 1150 WJBO's Don Grady and Fox News Radio, and sports with Richard Condon at :15 & :45 past each hour. Plus your phone calls and Facebook comments on the top news stories at :11 past each hour.
6:21 AM - How much of a factor was race in the Zimmerman trial? Our guest is speaker, author and expert on race relations in America, George Fraser.
6:41 AM - The gender pay gap. When wages drop who gets hit the hardest, men or women? We talk with gender expert Judy Hoberman.
7:21 AM - Another Democrat state senator has left that party to join the GOP. We talk with Louisiana Senator Rick Ward.
7:41 AM - US 190 is about to undergo a serious makeover. Is it really necessary? How much will it cost? Our guest is State Rep. Sherman Mack (R-Albany).
8:21 AM - How probable is it that Jodi Arias will get the death penalty? We talk with former prosecutor, currently a defense attorney Mike Allen.
8:41 AM - Thinking about selling your home? Now could be the time. Why? Comments from Bridgette Fredericks, President-Elect of the Greater Baton Rouge Association of Realtors.