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Tod Mesirow

Tod Mesirow

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Tod Mesirow is a television producer and KCRW's "car guy."

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It’s been awhile since Karl Benz’s    powered wheel vehicle    made its way onto the world stage in 1885, and any car of today would easily qualify as a supercar compared to the Adam…

Behold the $18.9 million hyper car

It’s been awhile since Karl Benz’s   powered wheel vehicle   made its way onto the world stage in 1885, and any car of today would easily qualify as a supercar compared to the Adam…

from KCRW Features

 We’re entering an era of increasing high-tech automotive offerings from major manufacturers.

A California car that takes solar power seriously

 We’re entering an era of increasing high-tech automotive offerings from major manufacturers.

from News Stories

California-based automaker Tesla announced this week that it will be laying off a slice of its workforce.

A jolt for Tesla, a learning moment for tech.

California-based automaker Tesla announced this week that it will be laying off a slice of its workforce.

from The Mixer

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On the Western edge of Los Angeles County near the suburbs of Chatsworth and Simi Valley, a battle has raged for decades over a the Santa Susana Field Lab, a toxin-filled former…

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Immigrants are teaching Californians how to live healthier lives.

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Move ends years-long controversy involving local activists and sheriffs department.

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The State of California has filed a first-of-its-kind lawsuit against the city.

from KCRW Features

Teachers are expected to be back in school on Wednesday. The negotiations ended at 6:15 am Tuesday, after 21 hours of talks, according to Mayor Eric Garcetti.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Some parts of Southern California got more than five inches of rain this week, in a series of storm systems that hit the area one after the other.

from The Mixer

Before President Trump comes to Los Angeles on a fundraising trip, he's stopping in the city of Calexico to see the US-Mexico border.  There, the president plans to commemorate what…

from KCRW Features

The “Bethel effect” – named after a local church – is transforming the city of Redding in a way that even non-Christians can appreciate.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

Thirty-one thousand LAUSD teachers, nurses, librarians, and counselors went on strike this morning. They want a salary increase, smaller class sizes, and the hiring of more staff.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand