Larry Altman | KCET
Larry Altman is a veteran Southern California reporter who has been covering crime and court cases for three decades. He was named the Society of Professional Journalists' Distinguished Journalist in 2006.
Post date: 2020-04-16T17:16:30-07:00
For many, especially those aiming to become the first in their families to go to college, finances have become precarious with businesses closed, parents losing jobs and the economy possibly headed toward a depression.
Post date: 2020-04-16T16:16:57-07:00
The Nielsen research company found alcoholic beverage sales for the week ending March 21, right after the initial stay-at-home orders went into effect, rose 55% as Americans stocked up.
Redondo Beach Women Lead Restaurant Effort for ‘Fueling the Fearless’ Hospital Workers Fighting to Save LivesPost date: 2020-04-09T13:55:42-07:00
When Kate Griendling offered to bring her friend lunch at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Westwood two weeks ago, she had no idea she would soon be leading an effort to feed hundreds of doctors, nurses and others on the frontlines of COVID-19.
Post date: 2020-04-07T17:34:34-07:00
Mary Mueller-Reiche had a panic attack when she went to work last month. "So many of us are scared," said Mueller-Reiche, who has worked for the Kroger company for 13 years in Ohio and now California. "We are working in a petri dish."
Los Angeles McDonald’s Restaurant Workers Strike, Demand Sick Leave After Co-Worker Tests Positive for COVID-19Post date: 2020-04-06T14:59:45-07:00
Workers at a Los Angeles McDonald's restaurant walked off their jobs Monday for a second day, demanding the company pay them for two weeks while they self-quarantine following the disclosure that a female co-worker tested positive for COVID-19.
Post date: 2020-04-03T14:59:00-07:00
About 35 nurses protested Friday outside UCI Medical Center in Orange, charging that they are risking their lives on the frontline against the COVID-19 outbreak because they are told to not wear surgical masks throughout their shifts.