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The 'Fast' and the Furious: Can FasTrak Lanes Ease L.A.'s Freeways?

Driving on congested freeways is the norm for most Angelenos. For commuters looking to dodge traffic and save time, Metro is providing an option to pay for access to FasTrak ExpressLanes on portions of the 110 and 10 freeways. Reporter Conor Knighton talks to commuters and experts about how these lanes are working out for drivers two years after their debut.

Featuring Interviews With:

  • Kathy McCune, director of Congestion, Metro
  • Brian Taylor, professor of urban planning, UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs

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A Humboldt town is polarized over allegations of racism and police incompetence surrounding the death of college student Josiah Lawson. 

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He was one of the greatest high school athletes of all time. What happened to LA’s Obea Moore?

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An investigation reveals how the state and many cities have let developers get away for decades with not paying their fair share when they replace affordable lodging with luxury hotels up and down California’s coast.

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Under Pressure

Parents are willing to spend thousands to get the competitive edge in the college admissions process, but at what cost? Socal Connected takes a revealing look at the high stakes world of the for-profit education consultant business.

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