Reporter Roundup: Unemployment, COVID-19 Deaths | KCET
Reporter Roundup: Unemployment, COVID-19 Deaths
May 22, 2020
On the May 22 edition of the Reporter Roundup, KPCC reporters dig into the latest state unemployment numbers, L.A.’s COVID-19 deaths and L.A.’s slow streets program.
KPCC’s David Wagner provides details on staggering unemployment numbers in California.
Reporter Ryan Fonseca discusses L.A.’s slow streets program which limits traffic to promote social distancing.
COVID-19 related deaths passed the two thousand number this week in Los Angeles County. Reporter Erick Galindo profiles a day laborer who died of the disease.
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On this episode: restaurant ban, voting districts, juvenile justice and Venice’s unhoused.
On this episode: restaurants shut down, LAUSD meals, burned cabins and Alejandro Mayorkas.
On this episode: stay at home order, Palmdale and sticky Thanksgiving conversations.
On this episode: small businesses, Thanksgiving travel, Census results and immigration.
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November 24, 2020
On the Nov. 24 edition of the Reporter Roundup, KPCC reporters discuss officials weighing in on the recent restaurant ban in response to a COVID-19 surge, a plan to overhaul the juvenile justice system, a change to how voting districts are drawn and a look at the growing homelessness crisis in Venice.
Los Angeles officials met today to debate the outdoor dining ban — with very different outcomes. Elina Shatkin discusses what lawmakers are saying.
On this episode: ballot processing, a homeless encampment ban and Halloween in 2020.KCET Original
Prop 16 supports favoring people based on race, ethnicity or sex for public employment. This prop failed.KCET Original
Prop 20 rolls back 2011-16 sentencing reforms that reduced overcrowding in state prisons. This prop failed.KCET Original
Inspired by Oaxacan traditions, Dia de Los Muertos was brought to L.A. in the '70s as a way to enrich and reclaim Chicano identity. It has since grown in proportions and is celebrated around the world.KCET Original
While Hugh recuperates from surgery, Penny laments his reunion with Harriet. Hayley assigns wedding preparation tasks to the family, but Hugh still doesn't approve of the marriage and causes a rift with Ajax.KCET Original
To Matt's discomfort, Charlie's free-spirited father, Carlito, arrives with his girlfriend's teenage daughter, Ivy. Just before the grand opening of the Knight-Cartwright heart clinic, Hugh receives a mysterious letter from his ex-wife.
Before there was Disneyland and other large amusement parks, there was Busch Gardens.
Huell looks at the Pigeon Courier Service at Avalon on Catalina Island, once the most expeditious means of communication with the small island.
Huell tours the barn and hears stories of Disney's passion for trains which many people say fueled his vision for his theme parks.