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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
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.
Japan American Society of Southern California will sponsor the commemoration on the two-year anniversary of the twin disaster.
The sold-out show by the DJ trio's Masquerade Motel farewell tour at L.A.'s State Historic Park will bring two-night total to 70,000 fans.
True, Nick says, when Buss bought the Lakers they had Kareem and — almost immediately — Magic. But then he turned them, and basketball, into something even greater. And in a town scarred by owners Al Davis and Frank McCourt, Buss was justifiably beloved.
LA Lakers owner Jerry Buss, 80, has died. "Dr. Jerry Buss" has left his mark on Southern California's sports scene. Many condolences are being shared on social media.
A $1 million reward has been offered for the capture of triple-murder suspect Christoher Dorner after a news conference Sunday afternoon and the name of the slain Riverside police officer has been released.
Christopher Dorner may be familiar with the Big Bear area in San Bernardino Co. Records show his mother owns a two-acre parcel of land there.
Quan, who was killed last weekend in Irvine along with her boyfriend, was in her second season as an assistant basketball coach with the Titans.
“In an age when we have shorter attention spans, this would be the time to head toward The Gettysburg Address," advised Craig Smith, former speechwriter for President Gerald Ford.
Murmurs of a post-lockout boycott by angry NHL fans get quieter as the league preps schedules for a quick 48-game regular season.
Four Kentucky Derby prep races highlight Santa Anita's thoroughbred racing season, which opens Wednesday. They'll produce California's top Triple Crown hopefuls.
On Christmas, you’ll probably spend time watching an NBA game on TV. Here’s a guide to what’s on, plus some hoops chatter that would impress Phil Jackson.
Slugger Josh Hamilton credits God and Arte Moreno for his decision to sign a five-year, $125 million contract with the Los Angeles Angels.