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Associate Producer, Take Two
Austin Cross is an Associate 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 leading edge of a wave is always retirements of incumbents, Rafe Sonenshein tells Take Two.
Shelter inhabitants were forced to flee last month when the Creek Fire burned the foothills.
Why they're stronger together.
But California probably won't get the federal support it needs to overhaul its healthcare system.
Potential customers lurked, and a bagel truck took up roost an hour before the West Hollywood shop opened.
A look back at the stories that shaped California's political landscape in 2017.
New tunes to get you through your post-holiday blues.
Politics from the Golden State.
Flavors from the LA's vibrant and diverse communities mix and mingle in a new take on an old cocktail from Greenbar Distillery in Downtown LA.
Housing, homelessness, and affordability will keep acting San Francisco Mayor Breed busy until the special election in June.
"My best guess is it would never be carried out," says one constitutional law expert.
"When I take a transaction in Bitcoin, my percentage is so much less than taking a transaction from a credit card," one business owner says. His shop is one of the few spots where you can find a Bitcoin ATM in L.A.
Emily Cocks lost her home to the Atlas Fire in October. Two months later, she has advice for Southern Californians facing the same ordeal. One thing she notes: "You have to allow yourself to mourn, because I do think it is a mourning process."
Dealing with the loss of a home is heartbreaking enough, but for homeowners who are already struggling, there's another complication: navigating their fire insurance policies.
Winds coming from two directions are pushing flames toward more highly vegetated areas.