Ashley Bailey Associate Producer, Morning Edition/Weekend Edition

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Ashley Bailey is an Associate Producer for "Morning Edition" and "Weekend Edition." She joined KPCC's staff in January 2012.

Ashley earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism from Humboldt State University in Arcata, California. Her work has been featured on NPR, as well as its affiliates, KHSU and KQED.

While in school, Ashley was an editor for the student newspaper, an anchor for a student television production and news director for her college radio station. She also has worked as a social media consultant, a business editor and a graphic designer.

Stories by Ashley Bailey

Al Sharpton on Whitney Houston: 'All of us have some mess'

She "was an international icon," he said. "Whatever she did was on the front page. Don't delve in the mess. All of us have some mess."

Free tax filing for some low income families

The United Way set up centers across the country for low-and-middle income people who need help with their forms.

85 year old Gay Marriage supporter celebrates prop 8 verdict

As the 9th circuit court struck down proposition 8, the gay marriage ban, a crowd gathered outside West Hollywood city hall to celebrate the ruling.

CRAs shut down, worrying some in South LA

Wednesday marks the end of California’s community redevelopment agencies. Gov. Jerry Brown cut the agencies to help balance the state budget.

Tupac FourSquare map created by English hip-hop fan

For a walk on the wild side, follow the rapper's footsteps as he zig-zags from his pre-fame days in Baltimore to Las Vegas where he was killed.

100 arson charges being filed against suspected LA arsonist

Harry Burkhart, a German man suspected of setting dozens of arson fires that terrorized Los Angeles over the New Year's weekend, will face a total of 100 charges.

NASA spacecraft named 'Ebb' and 'Flow' by Montana 4th graders

Two NASA spacecrafts that entered the moon’s orbit earlier this month now have names, thanks to a classroom of Montana fourth graders.

Volunteers don work gloves, dance shoes in honor of MLK Jr.

Students and volunteers at L.A.’s Los Feliz Elementary School celebrated MLK Day by shoveling dirt, drilling holes and painting murals.

Glendale hospitals help local Armenians celebrate Christmas Eve

You may have thought Christmas had come and gone, but some communities are still celebrating. Thursday is Christmas Eve for Christians in the Armenian church, who celebrate Jesus's birth every Jan. 6.

Mystery oil slick appears in Huntington Harbor

An oil spill about half the size of a football field in Huntington Harbor is being contained by booms, officials said Thursday. The source of the oil hasn't been determined, but so far, there's been no property damage or threat to wildlife.

US Post Office enters holiday rush

The U.S. Postal Service is entering its busiest week of the year as last-minute shoppers scramble to send their holiday packages to loved ones just days before Christmas.

Santa Ana parish honors Virgin of Guadalupe, despite fire

Many Catholics gather each Dec. 12 to attend mass in honor of the Virgin of Guadalupe. A Santa Ana church and its Latino parishioners will carry on Monday's celebration, despite a fire last week that ripped through its nearly 90-year-old sanctuary.

LA County Metro delays bus schedule changes until spring

Los Angeles County Metro has delayed scheduled changes to some of its bus routes that were supposed to go into effect Sunday.

Santa Ana winds: Hundreds of fallen trees await pick up

The Santa Ana clean-up continued Friday as crews across Southern California hauled trees and raised power lines all across Los Angeles.

California children’s hospitals rarely offer healthy food, study finds

Only 7 percent of hospital entrees at California's 14 major children's hospitals were deemed healthy.