The San Fernando Valley's in the midst of another emotional battle over a neighborhood that wants to change its name. Should part of Van Nuys become part of Sherman Oaks? The City Council will have to decide. Michael Jackson, one of the world's best known entertainers, died at UCLA Medical Center this afternoon. We talk about his life and his career with KCRW's Garth Trinidad. On our rebroadcast of today's To the Point, the debate over healthcare reform is coming down to the wire. We look at the pros and cons of the so-called “public option,” as well as the influence of ideology, media manipulation and money.
What's in a Name? Van Nuys Neighborhood Wants to Opt Out
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Healthcare Reform: Competition and the 'Public Option'
Last night, ABC News televised a so-called “ town hall ” from the Obama White House. Today on Capitol Hill, committees were meeting both in public and behind closed doors...
27 min, 9 sec
Michael Jackson Dies
Michael Jackson was rushed to the UCLA medical center today in cardiac arrest. There, the 50-year-old singer slipped into a coma and died. Jackson became a musical...
6 min, 33 sec