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The LA County Sheriff’s Department is getting a civilian oversight committee for the first time.
Nov. 2, 2016from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The City of Los Angeles impounds the cars of unlicensed drivers for up to 30 days, which costs an average of $2000. Mayor Villaraigosa and LAPD Chief Charlie Beck want to end that…
Dec. 20, 2011from Which Way, L.A.?
The federal budget bill that still awaits final approval on Friday is 459 pages long, and nowhere does the word "California" appear, but this state accounts for about 10 percent of…
Apr. 13, 2011from Which Way, L.A.?
The Walt Disney Company recently announced that Disneyland will not reopen next month as planned, even though Disney World will reopen starting July 11.
Jun. 26from Hollywood Breakdown
Josh Barro, Megan McArdle and Dorian Warren talk about the coronavirus response, the end of the Supreme Court term and the visit of the Mexican president.
Jul. 10from Left, Right & Center
The LAUSD board voted on Tuesday to cut $25 million from the school police budget. That’s a 35% decrease to a department that employs more than 450 officers.
Jul. 1from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
California reported more than 7,000 new COVID-19 cases on Monday — the largest daily jump so far. Other parts of the U.S.
Jun. 30from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Throughout the uprisings inspired by the killings of Eric Garner, Breonna Taylor, Freddie Gray and so many other Black victims, white leaders refused to learn from Black Lives Matter,…
Jul. 10from Scheer Intelligence
LA officials say anyone can get tested for coronavirus, symptoms or no symptoms. But appointments are hard to come by, and results can lag by a week or more.
Jul. 8from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The Pentagon and the Department of Health and Human Services are leading “Operation Warp Speed,” a $10 billion program to develop a COVID-19 vaccine.
Jul. 7from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
“We can’t act like nothing happened.” The service was a moment for his friends and family to remember him. But they also demanded answers from authorities.
Jul. 1from KCRW Features
Governor Gavin Newsom says the state is shutting down indoor operations at restaurants, wineries, tasting rooms, movie theaters, museums and more in 19 counties to curb the…
Jul. 1from Greater LA