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It's the first day of school at LAUSD, and teachers have a new contract that resulted from their six-day strike in January.
Aug. 20from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The 2020 presidential race has a crowded field of competitors, and many are making their way to Los Angeles for fundraisers, rallies, and other events. KCRW is tracking LA visits by…
Jul. 18from News Stories
LAUSD kids are back in their classrooms today. For parents, it means buying new school supplies, dropping off their kids at school or at a bus stop, and fighting traffic.
Aug. 20from Greater LA
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Italy’s government collapsed today, and it joins a growing list of countries where the far-right is gaining power.
As Los Angeles Unified students go back to school, the president of the teachers union says several changes will be implemented this year.
This week, hundreds of CEOs from major U.S. corporations signed a statement that says maximizing shareholder profits will no longer be their companies' primary goal.
There are rosé-flavored candies, donuts and ice cream. Now Driscoll’s is offering rosé-flavored strawberries.
Last November’s Woolsey Fire burned down hundreds of homes in LA and Ventura counties.
Aug. 19from Greater LA
There’s been a rash of deaths inside Orange County's jail system. The Sheriff’s Department runs those jails and isn’t giving many details about why those people died in their custody.
Nine months after the Woolsey Fire destroyed nearly 500 single-family homes, the city is focused on rebuilding. But how can we make new homes more fire resistant?
Last November's Woolsey Fire burned down hundreds of homes in LA and Ventura counties.