All the media attention being paid to the technical glitches on Healthcare.gov, the federally run website to enroll for the Affordable Care Act, is confusing residents of states that have their own locally-run health care exchanges.
If you'd like to avoid the traditional Halloween music tonight, you can head to the Commonwealth Lounge in Fullerton. There you'll be able to listen to funk band Myron and E as well as the Boogaloo Assassins, who play a style of music called Boogaloo.
It's Thursday and that means it's time for State of Affairs, our look at politics and government throughout California. To help us with that we're joined in studio now by KPCC political reporters Alice Walton and Frank Stoltze.
Underwood Farms here in California has a humongous pumpkin patch, which happens to grow some pretty big pumpkins. Their largest was about 625 pounds, but that's nothing compared to the pumpkin grown by Tim Mathison, the current World Champion of pumpkin growers.
A new experimental technology called BrainGate at Brown University hopes to allow immobilized patients to control robotic limbs with their thoughts. Jessica Benko writes about Cathy Hutchinson in the most recent issue of The Atavist.