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The LA Report is your daily update on the top news stories in the L.A. region, brought to you by the reporters and editors of LAist and KPCC, LA's top NPR station.

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The LA Report is produced Monday through Friday. New episodes drop at 6:00am and 4:00pm PT. If you have any suggestions or feedback, or know something we should cover, email us.

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  • The L.A. Report
    5:25
    5:25
    L.A.'s DCFS director stepping down; Record-high gas; Santa Ana winds; LAX holiday surge; Homeless Angelenos – The P.M. Edition
    What's happening today: Director of L.A.'s Department of Children and Family Services is stepping down; Record-high gas prices and Santa Ana winds unwelcome visitors this holiday season; LAX confident it can handle holiday surge; Checking in with homeless Angelenos. This program is made possible in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
  • The L.A. Report
    4:28
    4:28
    Unvaxxed LAPD employees; Anaheim police killing; Safe Thanksgiving travel – The A.M. Edition
    Here's your morning news: LAPD chief says six employees are being fired for refusing COVID vaccines; Family of man killed by Anaheim police sues for unreasonable force; Health officials advise against traveling this Thanksgiving. This program is made possible in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
  • The L.A. Report
    4:47
    4:47
    First A Pandemic, Now A Supply Crisis. How This Koreatown Mom ‘N’ Pop Is Trying To Survive – The Weekend Edition
    In this weekend edition: Global supply chain issues are pushing up the price of food, among other things, and that’s hurting local restaurants still hurting from the pandemic, particularly in one of LA’s food meccas: Koreatown. Reported by Josie Huang. This program is made possible in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
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  • The L.A. Report
    4:18
    4:18
    For Those With Or Without Shelter, Thanksgiving Blessings Abound
    In this special Thanksgiving edition: Some people experiencing homelessness are hopeful this holiday. Our Ethan Ward spent a few days learning what the holiday means to current and formerly unhoused people, including a woman who now has her own apartment after once living in her car. This program is made possible in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
  • The L.A. Report
    5:23
    5:23
    Public camping ban, Stray bullet kills Pasadena boy, "Follow home" robberies, Unvaxxed holiday guests – The P.M. Edition
    What's happening today: L.A. City Council sends poverty commission a measure to ban public camping; Pasadena PD looking for clues in death of 13-year-old boy; "Follow home" robberies on the rise; When is Mayor Garcetti heading to India?; How to deal with unvaccinated holiday guests. This program is made possible in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
  • The L.A. Report
    5:29
    5:29
    Long waits for food aid; Pasadena boy killed in shooting; Training students for L.A. Marathon – The A.M. Edition
    Here's your morning news: L.A. County is being sued over long waits for food aid; LAPD asks for help finding 84-year-old North Hollywood man; Newsom urges COVID shots before winter; Pasadena PD looking for shooter of 13-year-old boy; Labor unrest continues at UC; Student running group trains kids for L.A. Marathon. This program is made possible in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
  • The L.A. Report
    5:13
    5:13
    Experts advise boosters now; L.A. redistricting open to public comments; Hunger continues for many Angelenos – The P.M. Edition
    What's happening today: Health experts advise getting boosters before winter gatherings; Details on new Kaiser Permanente worker contract; L.A. redistricting open Tuesday to public comments; Many Angelenos still don't have enough to eat; Winds expected to return on Thanksgiving Day. This program is made possible in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
  • The L.A. Report
    4:14
    4:14
    Kaiser Permanente boosters available for all; High winds cause power cuts for some; Supply chain woes affect small restaurants; Drive-thru pantry for families in need – The A.M. Edition
    Here's your morning news: Kaiser Permanente now offering boosters to all adult members; SoCal Edison cuts power for some customers due to high winds; Supply chain crisis affecting small restaurants; L.A. City Council holding drive-thru pantry for families in need. This program is made possible in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
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A.M. Host
P.M. Host
Michael Cosentino
Senior Producer
Thuy Mao
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Shawn Campbell
Editor