Mike Sager

journalist

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Journalist who wrote about the Secret Cup Finals in Las Vegas -- the Oscars of hash oil makers -- for the California Sunday Magazine

Mike Sager on KCRW

Say the name  Todd Marinovich  and football fans will shake their heads.

The many highs and lows in the life of Todd Marinovich

Say the name Todd Marinovich and football fans will shake their heads.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

A fire and explosion did serious damage to a home in Long Beach on Wednesday.

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A fire and explosion did serious damage to a home in Long Beach on Wednesday.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

More from KCRW

Germany, South Korea, and even Wuhan, China have seen new infections after reopening parts of their economy.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

This week, Gov. Gavin Newsom said California could face a $54 billion shortfall if the federal government doesn’t provide help.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

It’s tough to maintain social distance inside jails and prisons. California officials are turning to zero cash bail so some inmates are released early.

from Greater LA

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, many Angelenos are sewing face masks as a way to generate income and find a sense of purpose when life feels like it’s coming apart at the seams.

from Greater LA

O n this Memorial Day, Press Play re-airs some favorite music segments. Bruce Springsteen has a devoted following in the queer community.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Beaches in Los Angeles County reopened today.  But before you grab the towel and beach umbrella, LA is enacting several restrictions to maintain social distancing.

from News Stories

Thirteen sailors on the USS Theodore Roosevelt tested positive for COVID-19 for a second time last week, raising concerns over reinfection.

from KCRW Features

Pharmaceutical companies are now racing to be the first to produce a vaccine. This raises issues of accessibility to future COVID-19 treatments.

from KCRW Features

On this episode of Press Play: Debunking “Obamagate” and other conspiracy theories President Trump has mentioned during the pandemic.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand