Photo courtesy of Steve Johnson.
Lead poisoning hits LA County
From this Episode:
Some LA neighborhoods face higher lead levels than Flint
It’s been three years since the lead crisis in Flint, Michigan began. They’re still drinking bottled water there. In LA County, there are places with even higher rates of...
10 min, 36 sec
Silver Lake Reservoir gets filled, but not everyone is celebrating
In the last couple of years, the Silver Lake Reservoir was a large, empty concrete hole. But as record snowpack levels in the Sierra are starting to melt, the Los Angeles...
9 min, 10 sec
Facing $20 billion debt, could iHeartRadio go bankrupt?
iHeartRadio is a commercial radio juggernaut. It airs Ryan Seacrest and Rush Limbaugh, owns billboards and hundreds of radio stations. Now it’s facing serious financial...
8 min, 11 sec
How one human gene could lead to the end of pain
Steven Pete has never felt pain, not even when he broke more than 70 bones in his body. Pam Costa feels pain constantly, even wearing clothes hurts. She has a rare condition...
14 min, 49 sec