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Itxy Quintanilla is an Apprentice News Clerk for AirTalk and FilmWeek with Larry Mantle.
Prior to joining KPCC, Itxy interned at KCRW, NPR, and reported for several publications. She enjoys telling stories through writing, audio, film, and photography.
Itxy graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara with a Bachelor of Arts in English and a minor in art. As a native Angeleno, she loves public radio, movies, and music.
Stories by Itxy Quintanilla
A New York lawmaker has introduced a bill that would require police to check the social media and online searches of handgun license applicants, and disqualify those who publish violent or hate-filled posts.
Polls closed at 8pm last night, ending a highly anticipated election. Here’s what we know.
If Measure W goes through, property owners might have to pay a tax for impermeable land like driveways, patios, parking lots, rooftops and other paved surfaces that don’t absorb water.
This November, San Francisco voters will be deciding whether or not to pass a tax measure that would fund homeless services.
California might soon be getting a third political party.
Do educational apps for preschoolers really help them learn? A new study from the University of California, Irvine has an answer.
Metro rail lines are quickly expanding across Los Angeles.
The gender-neutral term “Latinx” was officially added to Merriam-Webster’s dictionary earlier this month.
Can artificial intelligence save lives? That’s the question researchers at Vanderbilt Medical Center and Florida State University have been trying to answer.
The rise of the #MeToo movement has continued to shed light on gender inequality and sexual misconduct in Hollywood.
It’s been 25 years since a major motion picture centered around an Asian American story hit the big screen.
$13 billion in spending, 82 original films, and no more online reviews: Forecasting Netflix’s future by the numbers
Netflix’s revolution will be televised. From its beginnings as a DVD rental service, the company has now grown into a streaming giant.
The World Cup comes to an end on Sunday with France and Croatia competing for first place.
The ‘Incredibles’ are back to save the world: filmmaker Brad Bird on his return to the superhero world
After fourteen years of waiting, the “Incredibles” have returned with a sequel.
2004’s “Incredibles” was the catalyst for Michael Giacchino’s work with Pixar, and it’s clear that the composer slipped right back into the 1960’s-style groove while scoring “Incredibles 2.”