Paddy Hirsch

author of the book “The Devil’s Half Mile”

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Paddy Hirsch on KCRW

It’s been a decade since the 2008 financial crisis, but many are still feeling the effects.

'The Devil's Half Mile:' Murder-mystery based on America's first financial crisis

It’s been a decade since the 2008 financial crisis, but many are still feeling the effects.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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Evacuation orders for the Saddleridge fire have been lifted.

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When Gavin Newsom signed AB387 into law today, he ended 16 years of unsuccessful attempts by daycare providers statewide to unionize.

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A cartoon on the cover of the Economist says it all: leaders of the world’s two foremost democracies are scrambling to hold on. President Trump is faced with the possibility of impeachment. In the interests of Brexit, Boris Johnson is accused of lying to the Queen and defying Parliament. In both countries, voters are losing trust not just in their elected leaders but in their governments. The UK and the US aren’t alone, as the ideals of western democracy are being challenged by demagogues in other parts of the world.

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U.S. Senator Cory Booker says there’s nothing untoward on the side of Joe Biden and his son Hunter -- when it comes to the story of Trump asking Ukraine to investigate Biden.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Musso & Frank Grill became a hangout for Hollywood elites and other LA celebrities in the 1930s, and has continued to the present day. It's a great place to people watch.

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Lots of news this week.

from Left, Right & Center

Today, on All The President’s Jawyers...

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Are you an EV owner who has trouble finding a charging station? Are you a renter who's hesitant to go electric? Do the environmental benefits outweigh the inconvenience?

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Nestled between two Bay Area highways is a capital of hip-hop.

from Zócalo's Connecting California