Known as the “Queen of Tejano Music,” Selena rose to fame in the early nineties as a Spanish language singer. Her crossover into English pop was cut short when she was killed by the former president of her fan club. She was only 23 years old. Today, S…
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Los Angeles has the reputation of being a pretty haunted place. Landmarks like the Hollywood Roosevelt hotel, the Queen Mary and Griffith Park are known as spooktacular destinations —especially this time of year.
In the true spirit of Halloween, KPCC listeners told us about their personal ghostly tales here in L.A.
PIN sources share their observations, views and concerns about protests that have followed the acquittal of a police officer of a first-degree murder change in the shooting death of a suspected drug dealer.
Many Angelenos are basking in the glow of last night’s win against the Houston Astros – and the fact that the Dodgers are playing in the World Series at all.
Several sources were featured in an audio montage.
A pair of PIN sources are among nearly 700,000 young immigrants who have temporary protection from deportation under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. They share their stories with St. Louis Public Radio.
No Place Like LA is our series that asks transplants and immigrants to LA, “When was the moment you felt that Los Angeles was truly home?”
fter the storm hit on Sept. 20, a group of St. Louis-area residents with ties to the island made a plan to collect donations and send them to Puerto Rico. PIN source Angel Recci, president of the Puerto Rican Society of St. Louis, said his whole family…
No Place Like LA is our new series that asks transplants and immigrants to LA, “When was the moment you felt that Los Angeles was truly home?”
Many white residents of the St. Louis area don’t understand why demonstrators are pinning their protests to the not-guilty verdict for Jason Stockley, a white, former St. Louis police officer who shot and killed Anthony Lamar Smith, a black man. Several PIN sources shared their insight to help inform this report.