Austin Cross

Associate Producer, Take Two

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Austin Cross is an Associate Producer for KPCC's Take Two program.

Austin came to KPCC from CBS Radio where he worked for both KNX and KFWB, booking and producing news segments and programs on myriad topics, from finance and technology to culture and issues of race.

Austin is a Southern Californian and graduated from Azusa Pacific University. In addition to producing, he has guest hosted on KFWB.

Stories by Austin Cross

Milo Yiannopoulos is coming to Cal State Fullerton — and that's fine by administrators

A university representative tells Take Two that it's contrary to the role of higher education to shut down speech, even if it's objectionable.

SOA: Kevin de León hires investigators, gas tax politics, Steyer vs Trump?

What's behind one California billionaire's push to impeach President Trump?

This new college Republican leader is ready for a fight

Ariana Rowlands, a Breitbart contributor and Milo Yiannopoulos ally, plans to expand conservatism on campuses, even if it means clashing with administrators.

After a bruising election, what's next for the California College Republicans?

The California College Republicans chose a leader Saturday — but the process wasn't without controversy.

State of Affairs: Billionaire eyes Feinstein's Senate seat, Bannon comes to Anaheim

Democratic power player Tom Steyer has the money needed to run — but will he?

Playa del Rey ditches its controversial road diet

It worked well in Mar Vista. And Silver Lake. And San Pedro. What went wrong in Playa del Rey?

Christine Pelosi: Money, power, access fuel harassment in Sacramento

The Democratic leader is calling on lawmakers to disclose harassment complaints against capitol staff and an outside committee to investigate claims.

State of Affairs: Feinstein's reelection run

Senator Dianne Feinstein announces she'll run for re-election in 2018. At 84, Feinstein is oldest senator. Also, President Trump has yet to tweet about wildfires.

Fire claimed this Napa winery but the owner plans to rebuild

The Atlas Peak Fire destroyed Ray Signorello Jr.'s estate, but he sees a silver lining: His vines are safe.

How 'atypical' winds in Nor Cal 'drive the fire off the ridges'

And one expert says more wind is expected later this week.

How to prepare your home before fire strikes

What to do inside and outside a home that could help keep you, your family and your property safe.

Do Christians have a moral obligation to push for stricter gun controls?

"Thought and prayer only matter if it translates to action," one pastor says.

State of Affairs: Feinstein's bump stock bill, CA goes full sanctuary

Senator Dianne Feinstein took some of the first political action just days after a deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas — and Republicans are paying attention.

Do strict gun control laws make us more safe?

California has some of the toughest gun laws in the country — but do they make the Golden State safer?

SOA: CA's pres. primary, SCOTUS considers unions

Governor Brown signed a bill Wednesday, moving California's presidential primary from June to March — but don't celebrate yet.