Kitty Felde Washington, D.C. Correspondent
Kitty Felde is KPCC's Washington, D.C. Correspondent.
Before moving to the nation's capital, Kitty hosted KPCC's "Talk of the City" from 1997-2006.
In addition to her work in Los Angeles, Felde has reported from Africa and The Hague on AIDS and the war crimes tribunals for Rwanda and Bosnia.
When Felde puts down her microphone, she puts on her pointed shoes in ballet class. She's also an award-winning playwright. Her work has been produced at the National Theater in Washington, D.C., and at various theaters in New York and Los Angeles. If you look very closely in Woody Allen's "Radio Days," you'll spot her playing the role of Mrs. Riley.
Stories by Kitty Felde
As part of a month-long series on giving during the holiday season, KPCC's Kitty Felde reports on a group that donates books to the men and women fighting in Iraq.
During the past several weeks, birdwatchers in Southern California have caught glimpses of a rare Ross's Gull that stopped by the Salton Sea and a Rock Sandpiper at Ballona Creek. To see a picture of the Rock Sandpiper and to learn more about it, visit the Audubon WatchList.
While NASA and the Jet Propulsion Lab are looking for a missing Mars spacecraft, two other aging explorers are gearing up for the change of seasons on the Red Planet. To see the latest pictures from the Mars Rovers, visit the Mission Web site.
Scientists at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory have not heard from the Mars Global Surveyor in two weeks. The Surveyor has been orbiting and snapping pictures of the red planet for a decade. To see a picture of the Mars Global Surveyor and to learn more about it, visit the NASA Web site.
The state attorney general's office has issued a legal opinion that considers it a crime for district attorneys to offer reporters the most basic information about their cases.
In the final part of her series on the Mars missions, KPCC's Kitty Felde follows the water and looks into efforts to answer the question - was Mars ever habitable?
City officials in Claremont have put a measure on the ballot to buy a remote swath of open space called "Johnson's Pasture." The idea has been popular, except for the way the city wants to pay for the land.
The Mars Reconaissance Orbiter is allowing scientists to get views of the Red Planet that they've never seen before. In the third part of a series, KPCC's Kitty Felde gets a look at some of the shots taken by the Orbiter's high-powered camera. You can see the pictures for yourself at the website.
As the Mars Rovers continue their trek across the Martian landscape, they continue to take pictures that leave the project's organizers in awe. In the second part of a series, KPCC's Kitty Felde got a look at some of the snapshots. You can see the pictures for yourself at the website.
The Mars Rovers were supposed to explore the Red Planet for only three months, but now they've been going for nearly three years. KPCC's Special Correspondent Kitty Felde checks in on the progress of the little Rovers that could.
The American Cinematheque will hold a tribute Thursday night for two-time Oscar nominee Alan Arkin. The actor recently sat down with Kitty Felde to reflect on his career.
In the final part of a three-part series on the growing epidemic of diabetes, Kitty Felde visits a supermarket where diabetes patients learn about healthy eating.
In the second part of a three-part series on the growing epidemic of diabetes, Kitty Felde visits a Torrance company that makes prostethics for those who have lost limbs. The company's owner says about three-quarters of his patients have diabetes.
In the first of a three-part series, KPCC's Kitty Felde examines the growing epidemic of Type 2 diabetes which is showing up in greater numbers in an increasingly unfit population.
After nearly five years and a $93 million face lift, the Griffth Observatory will reopen to the public on November 3rd... but KPCC Special Correspondent Kitty Felde got a sneak peek.