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Austin Cross is a Producer for KPCC's Take Two program.
Austin came to KPCC from CBS Radio where he worked for both KNX and KFWB, booking and producing news segments and programs on myriad topics, from finance and technology to culture and issues of race.
Austin is a Southern Californian and graduated from Azusa Pacific University. In addition to producing, he has guest hosted on KFWB.
Stories by Austin Cross
The latest attempt to repeal and replace Obamacare has hit a brick wall. Senate Republicans failed to secure the 50 votes needed to pass its healthcare bill Monday. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is signaling that, for now, he'll focus efforts on just repealing the Affordable Care Act.
Taking aim at low transfer and graduation rates, the new approach could get students through junior college faster and with better job prospects.
One of L.A. County's oldest venues just got a facelift. Take Two's A Martinez got a peek behind the scenes.
The recent drought hit SoCal serpents hard, causing them to eat and propagate less. But that could all change very soon.
One bill contains several giveaways to industries, while the other aims to help working-class communities living near polluters. Here's a deeper look.
A month ago, voters in the 34th district chose Assemblyman Jimmy Gomez to take Xavier Becerra's old seat in Congress — so why hasn't Gomez been sworn in?
Assembly speaker Anthony Rendon faced death threats, less than a week after putting the single-payer bill on hold.
Ahead of next year's midterms, a growing number of grassroots organizers are throwing their support behind political outsiders. We followed one.
Companies must often make a difficult choice: update software and risk loss of productivity or remain unprotected from hackers.
The Congressional Budget Office is expected to release their findings as early as today; early analysis says the bill could leave millions uninsured.
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.
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.