Editor, Desert Trail
Editor of the Desert Trail, serving the greater Palm Springs area
President Bush has called for an increase in troops for Iraq , but US forces are already stretched thin. The so-called "surge" means an escalation of 21,500 troops.
Jan. 10, 2007
from Which Way, L.A.?
Between 2016 and 2019, Bakersfield police officers used force that broke at least 45 bones in 31 people, an analysis of public records shows.
from News Stories
Joe Mathews says that focusing on the state budget, when it appears in good shape, obscures California’s systemic failures.
from Zócalo's Connecting California
Businesses on the road to reopening are traversing a complex path with rules about distancing, capacity limits, and masks.
from Greater LA
It’s been two weeks since a gunman in San Jose reported to work, opened fire, and killed nine people before killing himself.
from News Special Programming
Jobs numbers are up but a recovery still looks rocky as we emerge from the pandemic.
from Left, Right & Center
Starting Tuesday, your Amazon devices, along with everyone else’s in your neighborhood, will be able to connect to each other and the internet systems they use.
from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
On June 15, the Golden State is saying goodbye to many of the regulations that have shaped daily life for the last pandemic year.
from KCRW Features
For most of American history, abortion has been legal, outlawed only from 1867 to 1973. Now the U.S. Supreme Court might outlaw it again by overturning Roe v. Wade.
from To the Point
Warner Bros. was hoping for a big summer hit with its movie adaptation of the Lin-Manuel Miranda musical “In the Heights.”
from Hollywood Breakdown