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.?
In November 2018, the Woolsey Fire burned a huge area from Thousand Oaks to Malibu. Mai Lindquist lost her home in the fire. She had been living there for decades.
Nov. 7from Greater LA
There’s a lot to hate about LA: air pollution, traffic, high rents. But there’s a lot to love: the beach, good food, good weather.
Oct. 24from Greater LA
The Getty Fire has spread to hundreds of acres, with tens of thousands of people forced to evacuate.
Oct. 29from Design and Architecture
A state bill called AB 5 would require businesses that rely on independent contractors to reclassify them as employees and offer benefits such as health insurance and sick pay. There’s…
Sep. 11from KCRW Features
The Getty Fire has burned 745 acres and is 39% contained. All mandatory evacuation orders and warnings are lifted -- with some exceptions.
Oct. 28from KCRW Features
Beachy, laidback, charming and frightening. Santa Cruz is the scariest place in California.
Sep. 12from Zócalo's Connecting California
Gov. Gavin Newsom has approved more than 800 bills.
Oct. 14from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
California could use a lesson from elite fighter pilots who used to call the Golden State home.
Oct. 17from Zócalo's Connecting California
Evacuation orders for the Saddleridge fire have been lifted.
Oct. 14from Greater LA