Patrick McNally

Symphony Bassist Rebuilds Musical Skills After Stroke

We’ve come to Patrick McNally’s home north of Spokane to learn about his recovery from a stroke. This is National Stroke Awareness Month. McNally is a young man, 38, married with three kids. He’s played with the Spokane Symphony for about 11 years. And he remembers the day he felt his stroke symptoms.

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Bike Everywhere 2018

May is Bike Everywhere Month, and Spokane Public Radio was proud to once again be a Gold Wheel Sponsor, highlighting bike commuting to work, school, and everywhere! Join us all month long for bike friendly events!

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Harvey Weinstein surrendered Friday to authorities at a police station in New York City, where the Hollywood mega-producer faces allegations of rape and sexual assault stemming from a 2004 incident.

Weinstein arrived early in the morning at the New York Police Department's First Precinct in Lower Manhattan, ushered into the station by law enforcement officers as members of the media crowded behind metal barriers erected outside. He kept his gaze lowered while shuffled past a barrage of shouted questions.

Catholics and evangelicals, two Christian groups who have had overlapping political priorities in the past, find their agendas diverging in the era of President Donald Trump and Pope Francis.

Tensions between the two faith traditions are hardly new. As fierce adversaries, they once cast doubt on each other's legitimacy as heirs to the church of Jesus Christ.

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Police in Nebraska say they've seized 118 pounds of pure fentanyl — one of the largest seizures in U.S. history, they say, and enough to kill more than 26 million people, according to government estimates.

Nebraska State Patrol troopers say they seized the drugs during a traffic stop on Interstate 80 near Kearney on April 26, but at the time suspected most of the powder to be cocaine.

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As tech companies and government agencies prepare to defend against possible Russian interference in the midterm elections, the Federal Election Commission has a different response: too soon.

The four commissioners on Thursday deadlocked, again, on proposals to consider new rules, for example, for foreign-influenced U.S. corporations and for politically active entities that don't disclose their donors.

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