Eric Zassenhaus Sr Editor, Digital

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Eric Zassenhaus is a Sr Editor, Digital for KPCC. Prior to joining KPCC, Eric worked at KTVU in Oakland, KQED in San Francisco, and assisted mid-career reporters in learning new skills at UC Berkeley's Knight Digital Media Center.

Eric has also served as editor at several magazines and as art director at Tikkun magazine in San Francisco. He has worked at several book publishers, including City Lights Books, where he cut his teeth building the publisher/bookstore's website.

Eric graduated from U.C. Berkeley's Graduate School for Journalism, where he concentrated in digital and multimedia journalism.

Stories by Eric Zassenhaus

'Riddick', 'Salinger' boost a sleepy box office weekend

Despite this weekend's reputation of one of the slowest of the year, two openings managed to draw a crowd for their cult-status protagonists.

UCLA wide receiver Pasquale dies in San Clemente accident

Nick Pasquale, a wide receiver for UCLA and a former player for San Clemente High, was struck and killed by a passing car early Sunday morning.

#ProjectCitizen: Get to know your Neighborhood Council: an FAQ

Neighborhood Councils made up of individuals who live, work or own property in a neighborhood of L.A. that are certified and funded by the city to take on issues of importance to their community.

CBS, Time Warner Cable reach agreement

CBS and Time Warner have reached an agreement on fees for carriage of the network's stations on Time Warner Cable systems across the country.

Orange County's 'Bridge Bash' 405 closure ends early

Orange County officials say the daylong closure of a span of the 405 Freeway to ended early Sunday. North and southbound lanes reopened by 3 p.m. Sunday.

Ultra-rare Ferrari sale sets record

A rare 1967 Ferrari set records Saturday when it sold for over $27 million in Monterey, coming close to the most expensive road car ever sold at auction.

Man shot, killed by off-duty officer in South Pasadena

L.A. County sheriffs officials are still trying to piece together the details of a shooting that left one man dead in South Pasadena.

Lanes of I-15, Highway 138 reopen as crews gain on Cajon Pass fire

Firefighters continue to make progress on the twin brush fires that broke out Saturday night alongside Highway 138, shutting down portions of the road and backing up traffic along I-15.

I-15 jammed for miles after fatal collision near Baker

The Las Vegas Sun reports one lane of the northbound I-15 has been reopened after a grisly crash shut down the road for miles Saturday morning.

Judge upholds condoms in porn; but adds constraints to enforcement

A federal judge upheld an L.A. County law that porn performers be required to wear condoms on set on Friday, but added new hurdles to shutting down productions.

Woman recovering after pit bull attack in Riverside

A woman has been hospitalized with "very severe" bites after she was mauled by two dogs in downtown Riverside Monday.

Santa Ana police looking for serial arsonist

Santa Ana police are on the lookout for a serial arsonist that has struck 11 times in the same area in slightly over a week.

Bee Fire: Santa Clarita brush fire fully contained

The small brush fire that sparked road closures and evacuations Friday night is expected to be fully contained by Sunday evening, according to the U.S. Forest Service.

Sharp Fire: Evacuations lifted for wildfire near Wrightwood

Crews continue to battle the 163-acre Sharp Fire burning outside the mountain-top town of Wrightwood Sunday. Evacuations for about residents of about 100 homes that had been in danger were lifted at noon.

Suspect in Fontana man's murder commits suicide in custody

A man who was arrested Tuesday in connection with the death of his ex-girlfriend's father was found dead in his jail cell.