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Miguel Contreras is a Los Angeles-based journalist and writer. He won the LA Press Club Award for best documentary for the joint KCRW-WNYC podcast There Goes the Neighborhood. He also has an Emmy for KCET’s SoCal Connected and has been a writer for KPCC and CBS News.

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Investigation Launched into Campaign Loans Involving Inglewood Mayor, Council Member

This is the latest in a spate of controversies involving the embattled politician who has made himself the face of the most expensive stadium ever built in the United States.
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The New 'Pope Emeritus' Bids Goodbye and Retires at Castel Gandolfo

Pope Benedict XVI says "farewell" to Vatican City and begins his retirement, but where does that leave the church?
SoCal Connected

President Obama Begins Second Term With Pomp, Parades, and Old Problems

With all the pomp and parades befitting the leader of the free world, President Barack Obama begins his second term in office with old fights -- and some new ones -- ahead.
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SoCal Connected

100 Years of Inaugurations In Two Minutes

CNN has condensed 100 years of presidential inaugurations into one two-minute video.
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KCETLink's 'SoCal Connected' and 'Artbound' Take Home Four Golden Mike Awards

"SoCal Connected" won two Golden Mikes, and KCETLink's transmedia cultural journalism initiative, "Artbound," took home another two.
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With Reverse Migration, Children of Immigrants Chase 'American Dream' Abroad

Children of immigrants are heading back to their parents' homeland, and they're finding opportunities for fame and fortune.
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Driverless Cars and Snooki Headphones: A Preview of Consumer Electronics Show 2013

USC's Andrew Lih gives us a preview of what to expect at this year's Computer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
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December 3, 2012

Microloans are giving new access to capital to some L.A. entrepreneurs; Madeleine talks to best-selling author Michael Connelly about his new book; David Kipen tells us what to read this holiday season.
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Dense fog in L.A. Grounds Helicopters Carrying Ballots, May Delay Count

L.A. County ballot count may be delayed due to dense fog advisory.
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Five of the Fastest Trains in the World

A quick look at some of the fastest trains from around the world.
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