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
The project's critics produce a video in which they say the Building and Safety chief "lies" about the timing of his involvement with Millennium.
A Senior VP of the firm that owns the well says repairs are taking so long because the well is deep, so permanently capping it takes time.
The Tom Bradley International Terminal now has nine gates that can handle super jumbo jets, like the Airbus 380. Another nine gates will be built by 2015.
The new Tom Bradley International Terminal aims to impress with jumbo jets, a new children's area and more choices to grab grub.
A new light rail line extension in South LA promises to provide thousands of middle-class jobs. Advocates want those jobs to go to workers living in neighborhoods along the route.
Long Beach's city council paves the way for a new zoning ordinance that could allow medical marijuana dispensaries to open in industrial areas.
The country’s largest labor union is looking to take California's lead to strengthen its dwindling membership. They are meeting in downtown Los Angeles through Wednesday.
The U.S. Forest Service says a gigantic wildfire near Yosemite National Park began when a hunter allowed an illegal fire to escape. See a map and KPCC's Fire Tracker here.
Labor historians say even though the total number of protesters is relatively small, it could be the start of a significant moment for the estimated 181,000 fast-food workers in L.A.
Fast-food protests are under way in cities including Los Angeles and New York, with organizers planning for the biggest walkouts yet in a push for higher wages.
The Rim Fire has cost about 15 percent of the state’s total annual firefighting budget. Other California wildfires this year have helped kick that number up.
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his famous "I Have A Dream" speech 50 years ago today. One L.A. woman who was there believes the essence of his words has been lost.
The massive blaze near Yosemite National Park is having a major effect on area businesses as many tourists cancel holiday plans.
A wildfire outside Yosemite National Park has more than tripled in size and still threatens about 2,500 homes, hotels and camp buildings.
Lee Baca's former second-in-command, Paul Tanaka, said Thursday he would run for sheriff, just a day after ex-sheriff's commander Bob Olmstead announced the same.