They look the same, dress the same, get the same training and wear the same badge, but they're not full-time cops, and they're not even paid. Meet the members of the Los Angeles Police Department's Reserve Corps, the regular citizens who back up the city's 10,000 cops and whose numbers are on the rise.
Plus, Is getting from L.A. to San Francisco in less than three hours worth $40 billion? Or more? The promise - and very steep cost - of bringing high-speed rail to California. And our sharp-witted commentator Brian Unger throws in his two cents.