Los Angeles Times
Staff writer for the Los Angeles Times, covering LA County government
To counter protests over another controversial shooting, LA Sheriff Jim McDonnell has released footage showing that a man killed on Saturday by deputies in Lynnwood had a pistol in his…
Dec. 14, 2015from Which Way, L.A.?
LA lags behind NYC in the local filming of TV drama pilots, and LA County CEO Bill Fujioka plans to retire in November.
Jun. 27, 2014from The Mixer
Few people may know the name of LA's County Assessor , but few elected officials have as direct an impact on more people.
Mar. 12, 2014from Which Way, L.A.?
Over the past three years, the minimum wage has been going up annually. As of July 1, another hike will affect employers and employees across LA.
Jul. 1from Greater LA
Beachy, laidback, charming and frightening. Santa Cruz is the scariest place in California.
Sep. 12from Zócalo's Connecting California
In its zeal to oppose President Trump at every turn, California risks becoming that the thing that it fears.
Aug. 15from Zócalo's Connecting California
UCSB's first class of Promise Scholars graduated this past spring. Low-income students received free tuition for maintaining at least a 2.75 GPA.
Sep. 4from Greater LA
To our detriment, California has lost touch with one of its greatest thinkers.
Jun. 13from Zócalo's Connecting California
LGBTQ activist and Democratic donor Ed Buck owns an apartment building where 26-year-old Gemmel Moore died two years ago. This year, another man died in Buck’s apartment.
Jul. 29from Greater LA
Mara Elliott was working in finance and contracts when the Sandy Hook shooting changed the course of her career.
Aug. 16from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
From immigration raids and the census to the Mueller report to concerns about the looming federal debt limit. The national news just doesn’t seem to stop these days.
Jul. 17from KCRW Features
The bill sent Uber and Lyft scrambling, and it might reshape business in the entertainment industry.
Sep. 10from KCRW Features