This year’s homeless count found three quarters of the 53,000 homeless people remain unsheltered. City and county leaders are building permanent housing -- a long term solution -- while looking for emergency measures like building temporary tent shelters. They also recently passed a law to make it easier to convert motels into homeless shelters.
When homeless shelters are full, families call motels 'home'
From this Episode:
What happens after Supreme Court upholds Trump's travel ban?
President Trump got a big victory at the Supreme Court today with the court upholding the administration’s travel ban. It’s Trump’s third travel ban. The other two were...
8 min, 47 sec
A win for anti-abortion forces, as Supreme Court rules on crisis pregnancy centers
The Supreme Court today struck down a Ninth Circuit Court decision on the California law called The Reproductive FACT Act.
9 min, 8 sec
The motel as a homeless shelter
LA is putting homeless families in motels. That gets them off the streets -- but living there can be rough. Reporter Deepa Fernandes spent much of the last few months at...
8 min, 42 sec
Marti Noxon creates new TV shows based on her personal experience with anorexia and alcoholism
Marti Noxon has written and produced a string of hit TV shows, from “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” to “Grey’s Anatomy.” Now she’s created two new shows. One is “Dietland,” about...
13 min, 51 sec