Eric Aasen

KERA Public Media for North Texas

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Reporter and digital news editor for KERA public radio; former staff writer for the Dallas Morning News

Eric Aasen on KCRW

Last night and this morning a raging storm system hammered parts of Oklahoma, Texas and northern Mexico, causing devastating floods and power outages.

Devastating Floods Bring Death and Destruction to Houston, Greater Texas

Last night and this morning a raging storm system hammered parts of Oklahoma, Texas and northern Mexico, causing devastating floods and power outages.

from To the Point

In the aftermath of the attacks on September 11, police, fire and other agencies had trouble talking to one another, in part because they used different codes to describe what was…

Dallas Police Department Drops Police Code

In the aftermath of the attacks on September 11, police, fire and other agencies had trouble talking to one another, in part because they used different codes to describe what was…

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Today the FBI arrested LA City Councilman Jose Huizar. Huizar chaired the powerful Planning and Land Use Committee. In a press conference today, U.S.

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President Trump’s announcement of a drawdown of American forces from Germany caught German leaders, NATO, and the U.S. Congress by surprise.

from Studio Berlin

Scientific evidence shows that wearing a mask can protect both the wearer and the community around them from COVID-19.

from To the Point

A Facebook post looking for Black video editors sparked hateful comments and allegations of “anti-white racism,” drawing attention to Hollywood’s lack of diversity and reluctance to…

from Greater LA

Statues of slave traders and Confederate leaders are being toppled or defaced during protests following the killing of George Floyd.

from Design and Architecture

Protestors and Black Lives Matter activists are drumming up support for The People’s Budget, which would cut funding from the city’s police department and reallocate that money for…

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The Los Angeles City Council has come under ramped-up scrutiny following ongoing protests for racial justice.

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Josh Barro and Ken White talk about Attorney General Bill Barr firing the top federal prosecutor in New York and a surprise order on the Michael Flynn case.

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Josh Barro discusses Joe Biden’s surge in the polls, Trump’s stumbling, and where US China policy should go next with Christine Emba, Megan McArdle and Ali Wyne.

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