It’s been just over a year since Los Angeles legalized commercial cannabis, and while sales of the drug are in full swing, some city efforts to regulate the industry have been slow…
Jan. 30, 2019from KCRW Features
You’ve been able to buy and sell marijuana legally in L.A. since January. But the city has been slow to take all the steps to create a completely legal market.
Aug. 24, 2018from KCRW Features
Rich, poor, housed, or unhoused, the coronavirus has touched every population. One of the oldest organizations in Los Angeles helping those in need is the Union Rescue Mission.
May. 12from Greater LA
More than 500 people were arrested in downtown Los Angeles Friday night as demonstrations protesting police violence — including the recent killing of George Floyd — shifted into…
May. 30from News Stories
LA Mayor Eric Garcetti and City Council President Nury Martinez are calling on Councilmember Jose Huizar to resign. That’s a huge escalation in the growing troubles for Huizar.
May. 29from KCRW Features
Physicians use micromorts to measure the likelihood of death from an activity. A micromort equates to a one in 1 million chance of dying.
May. 28from KCRW Features
Data reveals that African Americans are especially susceptible to COVID-19.
May. 21from Greater LA
A former aide to Los Angeles City Councilman José Huizar has agreed to plead guilty to a racketeering conspiracy charge in connection with the federal “pay-to-play” corruption…
High-speed internet access is something many of us take for granted in the 21st century.
May. 14from Zócalo's Connecting California
In this episode of The Legal Eagle Files, KCRW host and journalist Madeleine Brand and law professor Jessica Levinson discuss two of the biggest cases before the Supreme Court this…
May. 19from The Legal Eagle Files
Even before COVID-19, securing a place to live in Avalon on Catalina Island was hard. No cars, next to no crime and 360 degree ocean views. Islanders call it paradise.
May. 20from Greater LA