President Obama announced new steps today to protect the world's oceans. In a video message to participants at an international conference on the health of the marine ecosystem, Obama said the steps are necessary to protect the oceans from threats on multiple fronts.
Even with new guidelines in place, there are still huge challenges to face in the workplace, which Jacob Tobia knows well. He's a self-described gender non-conforming man who feels more comfortable dressing in women's clothing.
This week music critic Steve Hochman and Associate Editor of Latin for Billboard Music, Justino Aguila join the show to review new music from Noura Mint Seymali, The Felice Brothers, Noel Torres and Ceci Bastida.
Spinal surgery has become a multi-billion-dollar industry and everyone involved is profiting, including surgeons. In the first of two reports, KPCC's Investigative Producer Karen Foshay looks at the controversy over how some surgeons are making money.
MOLAA made an important announcement last week that it will "clarify" how it defines what Latin American art is and who creates it - to include artists of Latin American descent based in the U.S. and other countries.