Corey Moore Reporter
Corey Moore is a news reporter at KPCC: Southern California Public Radio. Before joining KPCC, Corey worked as a producer and associate editor for "The Tavis Smiley Show" and "News and Notes" at NPR-West in Culver City.
In Washington, DC, Moore worked several years as a news anchor for Metro Networks. He also produced for BET News and the city’s government television station.
Moore earned a BA degree at Wayne State University in his hometown of Detroit, Michigan where he started his broadcast journalism career at two of the city’s top stations, WJLB-radio and WDIV-TV, the local NBC affiliate.
In his spare time, he enjoys screenwriting, his “Drenched” kickboxing class in North Hollywood, legal thriller novels and any old sidesplitting episode of "The Simpsons."
Stories by Corey Moore
More than 100 relatives, friends and fans said goodbye Friday to the Southland rapper who sparked a nationwide song and dance craze called "Teach Me How to Dougie." A drive-by shooting killed Monte' "M-Bone" Talbert outside a liquor store two weeks ago. The up-and-coming star left his fans with plenty of fun memories.
More than a dozen Latin jazz artists and their supporters formed a musical picket line in Beverly Hills today to oppose the recording academy’s plan to eliminate their category and 30 others from the annual Grammy Award competition.
The Lakers say they’re in talks with a successor to Coach Phil Jackson. It’s Mike Brown – the former coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Lakers’ prospective new boss comes in with an impressive record – and some doubters.
The Los Angeles Dodgers opened a two-game series against the San Francisco Giants last night. It's the first home game match-up between the two teams since two men brutally attacked Giants fan Bryan Stow more than a month ago.
LAPD officials say they’re pursuing a new lead in the case of Bryan Stow – the San Francisco Giants fan brutally beaten on the L.A. Dodgers’ opening day.
Supporters of Governor Brown’s revised budget plan are gleeful over a state revenue surge that returns $3 billion to public education. At the same time, they're urging lawmakers to not cut other state programs.
Hundreds of teachers and students gathered in downtown Los Angeles' Pershing Square on Friday to protest the thousands of pink slips being handed out to the teachers of Los Angeles' Unified School District. They were joined by thousands of other protesters in San Diego, Sacramento and San Francisco.
A longtime Maywood city employee who says he blew the whistle on what he thought were shady dealings at city hall is now suing the city. He says he thought his boss would stand up for him. He was fired instead.
Civil rights attorneys filed a lawsuit today against the city of Maywood. The suit accuses city officials of firing an employee who complained about government corruption. The lawyers held a news conference in Pasadena.
Some folks have probably swiped a plastic crate or two from a store parking lot to carry items in - and haven’t thought twice about it. Law enforcement officials say it’s often an innocent act. But they’re cracking down on the people who steal trademark plastic products in bulk to catch a profit.
The L.A. County Sheriff’s Department says it’s cracking down on thieves who collect trademark plastic products from Southland businesses and resell them for profit.
Hundreds of custodial employees and their supporters oppose a potential deal between Los Angeles County and a large maintenance contractor. County workers say the move would jeopardize their jobs.
About 500 public employees carried banners, signs and drums today on the sidewalk outside the Los Angeles County administration building. Demonstrators - many of them custodians - protested a potential deal between the LA County Board of Supervisors and maintenance contractor Sodexo. Supervisors are considering whether cut costs by awarding hospital janitorial contracts to that company.
Administrators at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles honored a Southland couple who donated millions of dollars to the center’s new medical facility. The institution’s gratitude is etched in stone.
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles today announced the name of its new building on Sunset Boulevard. It’s dedicated to two longtime supporters and major donors. The new facility will open in a couple of months.