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From slang to quirky pronunciations of names, we Californians have a “hella” unique way of saying things that sounds foreign to most transplants.
Jun. 6, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
More Americans are losing faith in “Fake News.” So journalist Tom Rosenstiel is writing novels.
Apr. 4from To the Point
There’s been an outpouring of grief and of tributes to Hussle in the days since he died. Daniel Hernandez has been covering the story for the website LA Taco. He says one of the…
Apr. 3from KCRW Features
Secretary Nielsen resigns, starting a string of departures at DHS
Apr. 12from Left, Right & Center
Before President Trump comes to Los Angeles on a fundraising trip, he's stopping in the city of Calexico to see the US-Mexico border. There, the president plans to commemorate what…
Apr. 5from KCRW Features
A lot of the migrants trying to cross the border come from El Salvador. California Governor Gavin Newsom is there this week to understand the migrant crisis.
Apr. 8from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Several Angelenos can now add Pulitzer Prize winner to their bios. Composer Ellen Reid won in the prize for for her debut opera, ‘prism.’
Apr. 16from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Attorney General William Barr has unilaterally moved to keep some asylum seekers in jail indefinitely while their claims are processed.
Apr. 17from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Debris nets go up in the slide zones of Carpinteria and Montecito in an effort to save money and reduce mudslide risks.
Apr. 19from The 805
California Congressman Eric Swalwell has become the 18th Democratic candidate running for president in 2020. The field is already crowded.
Apr. 9from Press Play with Madeleine Brand