Nick Roman Host, All Things Considered
Nick Roman is KPCC's host of All Things Considered.
Roman has been a fixture in Southern California radio news for more than 30 years. From 1984-2004, he was the voice of news at KLON/KKJZ in Long Beach, serving as a producer, anchor, and news director. Along the way he helped create CALNET, a daily statewide news program, where he was a producer, news editor and host.
He's proud to have trained such accomplished journalists as Kitty Felde and Frank Stoltze. Roman has also worked for the past 25 years teaching broadcast journalism to students at Cal State Long Beach and Cal State Fullerton. His love of sports has led him to file numerous stories for NPR's "Only A Game."
Stories by Nick Roman
Jurors yesterday heard closing statements in the murder trial of the man accused of driving drunk and causing the crash that killed Angel pitcher Nick Adenhart. The Santa Ana jury will make its decision soon. Prosecutors might have made a bigger decision long ago.
The Boston attorney who prepped the McCourts’ post-nuptial agreement began his testimony yesterday in the couple’s L.A. divorce trial. He's the attorney who set off a legal battle when he tried to fix an apparent mistake.
The “L.A. Times” says L.A. County may have found someone willing to take over the Department of Health Services. The job is maybe the toughest in county government.
The state of California wants to sell the Orange County Fairgrounds in Costa Mesa. But the board that runs the Fairgrounds says it’s not clear that the state actually owns it. The Fairgrounds board is sending the governor a letter about that today.
After a two-week break, the divorce trial of Frank and Jamie McCourt resumes this morning in a Los Angeles courtroom. This week should shed more light on which McCourt owns the Dodgers.
Humans have been to the Moon – but there’s still a lot we don’t know about it. Scientists studying data from the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter have released two papers in the journal “Science” that include intriguing new findings.
Jurors in Santa Ana yesterday heard opening statements in the trial of the man accused of killing Angel pitcher Nick Adenhart and two others in a car crash last year.
The new Academic Performance Index scores are out for hundreds of California schools. Those numbers indicate which schools are getting better.
The state controller says, despite the budget battle in Sacramento, he won't have to issue IOUs yet.
You just have to face facts; the universe is throwing stuff at the Earth all the time. One of these days, something’s gonna hit us - but not on Wednesday. In just a few hours, two small asteroids will buzz the planet.
Frank McCourt has testified for a third day before the Los Angeles judge who’ll decide whether he’s the sole owner of the Los Angeles Dodgers. It’s the key question in the divorce trial of Frank and Jamie McCourt. A post-nuptial agreement touched off the ownership dispute.
The USC football team’s long and miserable off-season comes to a welcome end Thursday night. The Trojans play the University of Hawaii in Honolulu to open the 2010 college football season. Kickoff is 8 p.m.
Frank McCourt took the stand today in Los Angeles in the divorce trial that could decide who owns the Dodgers.
California’s political watchdog agency has started work on reforming political reform in Sacramento.
The deal is done; Manny Ramirez has left the Dodgers to join the White Sox, who picked him up on waivers. He joins the Sox today. The decision to let the dreadlocked slugger go follows two years after Ramirez arrived in L.A. – and hit like no Dodger had hit before.