Union Rescue Mission
Andy Bales is chief executive officer of the Union Rescue Mission, which provides emergency shelter and a range of other services to homeless people in Los Angeles.
Homelessness in LA County dropped 3 percent from last year. Sounds like good news for Mayor Eric Garcetti, who wants to end homelessness by year 2028.
Jun. 1, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
KCRW’s Chery Glaser talks with Andy Bales, CEO of Los Angeles’ Union Rescue Mission, about the city’s homelessness epidemic.
Dec. 15, 2017from KCRW Features
Los Angeles is having its worst homeless crisis in years. More than 44,000 people live on streets, in cars and in shelters. That’s 12 percent more than two years ago.
Sep. 9, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
This weekend, the Trump administration is expected to round up thousands of undocumented immigrants in at least 10 major cities, including LA.
Jul. 12from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
On this July 4, Greater LA replays some of our favorite stories from spring. We visit a 20,000 square foot estate in Beverly Hills -- a giga-mansion that's been tough to sell.
Jul. 4from Greater LA
It's Night 1 of the first primary debate of the 2020 election cycle. Follow NPR reporters' live analysis and fact checks of the candidates' remarks.
Jun. 26from News Stories
Mayor Eric Garcetti is fighting for his political life as he takes responsibility for the homelessness crisis. But how much power does he really have to address the issue?
Jun. 26from KCRW Features
Listeners sent in their questions on impeachment, the meaning of a key word in Robert Mueller’s report, and whether Paul Manafort will get his ostrich jacket back if he’s pardoned.
Jul. 3from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Jackie Lacey has been the District Attorney of Los Angeles County for six years. She will seek re-election next year.
Jun. 28from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Who Will Carry The Torch?
Jun. 28from Left, Right & Center
The House and Senate are looking into Facebook’s plan to launch a currency called Libra. Neither side of the political aisle trusts Facebook, believing it's too big.
Jul. 16from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
E. Jean Carroll is the latest woman to accuse President Trump of sexual misconduct. Trump denies these claims and denies that he ever met her.
Jul. 2from Press Play with Madeleine Brand