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15 Aug 2018

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Join Larry Mantle weekdays for lively and in-depth discussions of Los Angeles and Southern California news, politics, science, entertainment, the arts and more. More AirTalk at www.kpcc.org.

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    What CA wildfires mean for your home insurance

    We discuss how and why the wildfires might affect homeowners insurance, even if your home wasn’t damaged. We also examine if the U.S. should follow France's new law that bans smartphones on school grounds; debate foot pursuit policy post-Stephon Clark; and more.

  • Posted on 14 Aug 2018

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    Week in politics: FBI agent who insulted Trump in texts fire, the political fallout and security concerns after Omarosa releases tape of her firing and more

    AirTalk’s weekly political roundtable recaps the headlines you might’ve missed this weekend and looks ahead to the week to come. We also discuss an investigation that found that many Google services store your location data; examine the jury's ruling against Monsanto in Roundup; and more.

  • Posted on 13 Aug 2018

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    A check in on the Holy Fire in Orange and Riverside counties

    We check in on the Holy Fire in Orange and Riverside counties ignited on Monday; We also discuss the lawsuit against the city of Santa Monica, impact of electric cars on CA power grid; and more.

  • Posted on 10 Aug 2018

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    Why rent control initiatives have failed to take hold in Pasadena, Glendale and other local municipalities

    We discuss the severe housing affordability crisis in California and how activists are campaigning to impose rent control. We also look into the Oscars' potential 'popular film' category; talk about limiting the speed of electric scooters; and more.

  • Posted on 09 Aug 2018

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    From multiple line extensions to public showers, Metro’s CEO updates us on the latest in public transit

    We check in with Phil Washington, head of LA's Metro, on all the latest public transit news. We also ask – "What's going on with Elon Musk?"; get an update from today's Aliso Canyon gas leak press conference; and more.

  • Posted on 08 Aug 2018

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