Eric Zassenhaus Assistant Managing Editor, Digital
Eric Zassenhaus is a Sr. Web Editor for KPCC. Before that, he worked as Interim Managing Editor, Digital and as a Sr. Web Producer for the station. Prior to joining KPCC, Eric worked at KTVU in Oakland 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 Web and multimedia journalism.
Stories by Eric Zassenhaus
A man was attacked in Griffith Park has been airlifted to a local hospital in critical condition, as police searched unsuccessfully nearby trails for the assailant, officials said.
Santa Ana police issued a press release Sunday announcing that they'd made "multiple" arrests in the hit and run that left three 13-year-old girls dead Friday.
Heavy rains in Ventura County clogged drainage areas and caused mud and debris to flood homes in Camarillo Springs Friday night, forcing evacuations, fire officials said.
Jian Ghomeshi, the co-creator and host of the popular arts and culture show "Q," will step down, the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation announced Sunday.
The Orange County Sheriff's Department will take the lead in investigating an officer's shooting of a reported reckless driver in Huntington Beach Saturday.
Sheriff's officials have identified the victim and suspect in Saturday's shooting at a San Clemente clothing store that they describe as a likely murder-suicide.
CSUN student Abdullah Abdullatif Alkadi was stabbed to death after attempting to sell his car on Craigslist, LAPD Chief Beck said at a press conference Monday.
The last mandatory evacuations have been lifted in a wildfire burning near Interstate 80 in Placer County that burned six homes, and forced closures on a major route last week.
Los Angeles police have renewed their call for public's help after a disabled man died Monday, two weeks after he was punched on a Hollywood street in his motorized scooter.
The 16-year-old driver of the car that burst into flames early Saturday morning on the I-5 in Irvine, killing 5 teenagers, was not a licensed driver, the CHP says. Meanwhile, family and friends of the victims began to grieve.
On the morning of May 6, 1940, South Pasadena Junior High School Principal Verlin Spencer went on a shooting spree that left five dead and one injured. Here is his route based on police and witness reports.
Firefighters battling a wildfire in Yosemite National Forest were able to slow the flames and reopen portions of the park, including the scenic Half-Dome hiking trail.
LAPD North Hollywood Division's Facebook page has been pummeled with angry comments since the alleged cuffing of actress Daniele Watts in Studio City. She maintains she was kissing her boyfriend in public.
Officials have released details on the results of the first thrust of the $3.7 million effort to clean up Skid Row and provide help to its residents. Is it working?
L.A. homeless organizations will be getting a $214 million boost to help expand services and ease coordination between the city and county's many agencies.