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The host of Take Two, A Martínez is an L.A. native who grew up in Koreatown, attended Daniel Murphy High School, and played baseball at L.A. City College before getting a journalism degree at Cal State Northridge.
A is well known to sports-talk radio listeners in Los Angeles as host of 710 KSPN’s "In the Zone." He’s done pre and post game shows for most of L.A.’s major professional and college sports teams, and is especially known as the long-time host of "Dodger Talk" and "Laker Line."
Stories by A Martínez
Up in Sacramento, lawmakers are in high gear.
P-22 is L.A.'s most famous mountain lion. His journey from the Santa Monica mountains to Griffith Park has inspired many and shed a light on L.A.'s wildlife.
Santa Monica College has the highest transfer rate in California. Here's what they say ensures student success.
A cavalcade of confusing messages surrounding DACA followed a dinnertime meeting between President Trump and Democratic leaders.
Recent events have put a strain on an already fragile relationship between the two nations with a long history of distrust. One former Mexican diplomat gauged it where it stands now.
But the former presidential advisor says that it would be best for DACA participants if they were allowed to stay in the US.
State Attorney General Xavier Becerra filed a lawsuit Monday over President Trump's decision to end the DACA program.
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions set off a political shockwave in California after announcing a wind-down to DACA Tuesday. State lawmakers scrambled to protect Dreamers.
Which cities in LA County have the fewest native-born Californians? A KPCC listener asked, and a fellow listener jumped on the case.
Garrett Snyder, food editor for LA Magazine, says it is easy to underestimate how important Japanese cooking is to our food culture. From Sawtelle to South Pasadena, Snyder has been sampling an array of dishes.
And Michael Kodas, author of "Megafire," says the way the U.S fights fires can lead to more of them.
In her new memoir "Cuz," author and Harvard professor Danielle Allen asks why her cousin was murdered — and the answer lies in the history of L.A.'s criminal justice system
Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle have weighed in on President Trump's decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
President Trump's decision about DACA hits close to home for many. In California, around 200,000 people benefit from the program.
A new Assembly committee, formed after the shelving of the Healthy California Act, will study universal health care in depth. But co-chair Assemblyman Jim Wood limits expectations.