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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
Three medical professionals performed an emergency tracheotomy with a pocket knife after a former Kern County supervisor started choking.
It took 14 painstaking months to bring the beloved classic to a new dimension. On screens for one week only, it was set to open Friday at the newly renovated Chinese Theater.
Firefighters battling the Rim Fire burning into Yosemite have added a California National Guard Predator drone to their arsenal as the fire continues to grow.
Norman Marden's '58 Chevy Impala was stolen seven years ago. He has it back, but he's not happy about it.
UC Riverside hopes to inspire more physicians to practice on the West Coast with the addition of a medical school, the first to open in the region in more than four decades.
Firefighters were battling the quickly growing "Silver Fire" between Banning and Idyllwild Wednesday afternoon, which has burned 5,000 acres so far.
Four students from Watts recently won a national engineering design competition by building a low-cost prosthetic arm.
NASA now has a new group of astronauts that could push the boundaries of space exploration. One of those astronauts is Victor Glover of Pomona.
The producer of the horror movie "The Ring" has a new ghost story out — but this one's tailored to a much smaller screen.
UC Riverside students created an air pollution control device that can be attached to almost any lawn mower engine.
The glasses project holographic captions in front of the moviegoer's eyes, even enabling the wearer to adjust the font size as needed.
Toni Yancey ran UCLA's Center for the Elimination of Health Disparities. Not the Center to Study ... Not the Center to Talk it to Death and Do Nothing ... the Center to Eliminate. Here's hoping she made a dent.
San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department dispatch logs from Feb. 12 chronicle Christopher Dorner's final hours from the perspective of computer-aided dispatch.
The move comes after the sudden illness and death of a West Hollywood attorney. AHF officials say there have been seven meningitis deaths in New York.
Laker star Kobe Bryant undergoes surgery to repair his Achilles tendon. His season is over, but probably not his career.