Early this week, the Los Angeles City Council approved plans by a Denver based cable company to wire the city of Los Angeles. Will the added competition improve Los Angeles' cable television, high-speed internet access, and telephone service? Larry Mantle poses these questions and more to L.A. City Councilman Alex Padilla, the Southern California Regional Vice President of Adelphia Communications Bill Rosendahl, and President of Western Integrated Networks Frank Casazza.
Larry Mantle talks with KPCC travel experts and columnist for Westways magazine Paul Lasley and Elizabeth Harryman Lasley about a variety of travel issues including family travel trends such as "adventure" vacations with kids, also, a discussion on why we travel, what do people gain from travelling, among others.
We look at a CA bill that proposes universal state healthcare, as well as Rep. Issa’s repeal plan; LA’s March 7th elections are approaching – we do a primer on Measures S, H, M and N; according to a new report, millennials aren’t migrating as much as previous generations – we explore the trend; and more.
We round up the latest in politics - President Trump's extensive plan on immigration enforcement, his new pick for National Security Advisor, SCOTUS hearings and more; how hackers can steal personal data while you charge your phone in public; we talk to Tony Fletcher about the life of singer Wilson Pickett; and more.
The Trump administration is reportedly contemplating ways to repeal DACA; with the 75th anniversary of the signing of the Japanese Internment Executive Order coming up on Sunday, we look back and remember; plus, Larry and film critics review the week’s latest releases, including “A Cure for Wellness” and “The Great Wall.” TGI-FilmWeek!
Reviews of the week's new movies, interviews with filmmakers, and discussion.
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