Eric Zassenhaus Sr Editor, Digital
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
Governor Brown said he was preparing for the worst fire season on record, as families returned home at Camp Pendleton as three fires on base continued to burn.
Police say Jose Raul Herrera, 59, was shot and killed in Ontario Saturday night after threatening officers with a weapon.
Los Angeles fire authorities say they have a brushfire that broke out near homes in the Pacific Palisades area has been extinguished.
On CBS' "Face the Nation," L.A.'s mayor said he didn't think Sterling would step down as the team's owner and said he was bracing for a "painful" fight.
Authorities say the wildfire east of L.A. did not grow overnight and is 53 percent contained. They hope calmer winds will let firefighting helicopters take to the air.
The Pasadena Police Department warns of traffic delays and other issues until at least 6 p.m. Wednesday after a sagging power line blocked one of the tracks.
Police have identified the woman they say is responsible for leaving a veteran motorcycle officer in critical condition Saturday.
A UC Santa Barbara police officer was seriously injured and at least five sheriff's deputies were hurt after a spring break party known as Deltopia turned ugly Saturday night in Isla Vista.
Three L.A.-area men who contracted meningitis died in February and March, the L.A. County Department of Public Health reported Thursday.
A storm system will make its way down to L.A. from the Bay Area Monday night, where it's expected to add a few drops of relief to SoCal's record drought.
A "pretty large" power outage left city streets and homes in the dark in Pasadena Monday night.
A district spokesperson says the restrictions will help protect the air quality for beachside dwellers, without banning the practice of burning wood at SoCal fire pits.
A pilot for ABC Family was pulled from production this weekend after generating concern that it was based on stereotypes of Saudi Arabia and Muslim women.
Union officials say a planned strike by thousands of University of California hospital workers has been averted after contract talks yielded a deal.
L.A. has a reputation for being a city that looks forward and rarely looks back, for better or worse. But a new report on L.A. cities' efforts to preserve the past has ranked them by their efforts.