A Martínez Host, Take Two
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
In his new memoir, Dr. Joel Salinas explains how synesthesia informs his bedside manner and that hyper-empathy can be both a gift and an obstacle.
Ambitious growers from San Diego to Santa Barbara are putting in coffee plants, hoping that it might be the next big thing for the region.
The Congressional Budget Office is expected to release their findings as early as today; early analysis says the bill could leave millions uninsured.
On Saturday at five a.m., the starting gun will go off for the Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run, one of the most prestigious ultramarathons.
After an expensive defeat in Georgia, some House Democrats question Nancy Pelosi's future.
Take Two got an early look at what's in the bill with KPCC health care reporter Michelle Faust.
Local geologist Jessica Watkins talks about what it's like to be one of the newest additions to NASA's astronaut program and bound for long-distance space travel.
The OC Water District is on a mission to change the public's mind about recycled wastewater one bottle at a time. Here's how it tastes.
On a hot day, smog can inflame and damage cells in the lining of the lungs.
The shark-infested waters between Coronado and Mexico make for a treacherous swim. But to a few young men, the risk was more than worth the reward.
In "Dalya's Other Country," one young woman grapples with her identity. Torn between her Muslim faith and newfound American home, she navigates between both.
Take Two's weekly peek at California politics.
This week's exchange between AG Jeff Sessions and Senator Kamala Harris is just another reminder of how gender dynamics play out in the workplace, one expert says.
Congresswoman Sanchez was at a practice some miles away this morning. She says she was out on the field doing drills when she got the news.
VR is considered to be the next frontier of gaming and other media. But USC professor Todd Richmond believes the tech comes with risks that should be considered.