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The L.A. Report
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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Episodes
  • The L.A. Report
    5:19
    5:19
    The P.M. Edition: Ready to enjoy L.A. nightlife again? You'll need to be vaccinated.
    What's happening today: L.A. readies new vaccine requirements for events; Covered California's first director to step down in 2022; Community groups call on Lancaster High School to sever security agreement with L.A. Sheriffs; Multiple wildfires threaten giant sequoias; L.A. City Council may assist with storing homeless belongings.
  • The L.A. Report
    4:26
    4:26
    The A.M. Edition: Want to go out in L.A.? New rules say you'll need to be vaccinated.
    Here's your morning news: L.A. County to require vaccinations or negative test for large public events; Vaccine deadline doing little to sway LAPD officers; Recall price tag high for tax payers.
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  • The L.A. Report
    5:13
    5:13
    The P.M. Edition: New COVID rules for large L.A. events; WeHo vaccine requirements; COVID cases continue decline; 64% voted no to recall; Wildfires threaten Sequoia
    What's happening today: New COVID rules for large events in L.A. County; West Hollywood considers vaccination requirements for indoor businesses; O.C. COVID cases continue to drop; 64% of voters said no to recall; Wildfires threaten Sequoia National Park.
  • The L.A. Report
    4:27
    4:27
    The A.M. Edition: Newsom defeats recall decisively; What's next for Larry Elder; L.A. city workers lag in vaccines; NASCAR coming to L.A. Coliseum; O.C. kids to ride busses for free
    Here's your morning news: Gov. Newsom defeats Republican-led recall; What's next for Larry Elder; Thousands of L.A. City workers failing to report vaccination status; L.A. Coliseum to host NASCAR race; Orange County offering free bus passes for kids.
  • The L.A. Report
    5:09
    5:09
    The P.M. Edition: Recall election update; Latest COVID numbers look promising; L.A. city workers lag in vax rates
    What's happening today: Recall election polls close at 8PM; Latest COVID trends look promising; Vaccination deadline approaching for L.A. city employees.
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    4:27
    4:27
    The A.M. Edition: Biden visits to support Newsom; Record fire season; Firefighter vaccine mandates; LGBTQ job discrimination; L.A. Metro free for voters
    Here's your morning news: Biden makes closing argument in Newsom recall effort; Another record fire season is upon us; L.A. firefighters union to meet over vaccine mandates; Job discrimination in LGBTQ community; L.A. Metro offering free rides to vote.
  • The L.A. Report
    5:21
    5:21
    The P.M. Edition: Dems fired up for recall vote; L.A. Homelessness explainer; Natural immunity vs. vaccinations; USC fires head coach
    What's happening today: Democrats fired up for recall vote; L.A. homelessness explainer; Is natural immunity better than a vaccination?; USC fires Trojans head coach.
  • The L.A. Report
    3:52
    3:52
    The A.M. Edition: Biden in Long Beach; More voting centers open; State legislative session ends; Pandemic's effect on endurance runners; Metro bus service; WeHo vaccination requirements
    Here's your morning news: President Biden to visit Long Beach today; More voting centers open in advance of Tuesday; State lawmakers wrap up legislative session; Pandemic's affect on endurance runners; Metro bus service back to pre-pandemic levels; West Hollywood now requiring vaccination proof for many activities.
  • The L.A. Report
    5:09
    5:09
    The P.M. Edition: L.A. deputy "gangs"; Lightning-caused wildfires; L.A. lifeguards wanted; Listeners remember 9/11;
    What's happening today: Majority of L.A. sheriffs and commanders support ban on deputy sub-groups accused of intimidation; Overnight lightning cause for wildfire concern; L.A. Parks and Recreation looking for lifeguards; Listeners remember 9/11
  • The L.A. Report
    4:38
    4:38
    The A.M. Edition: LAUSD vaccine mandates; Hot weekend ahead; Supporting multilingual learners; Santa Monica Mountains dog danger
    Here's your morning news: LAUSD to mandate vaccinations in kids 12 and over; High temps to continue through weekend; California Dept. of Education launches new site to provide support for multilingual learners; Heat danger for dogs in Santa Monica Mountains
Credits
A.M. Host
P.M. Host
Michael Cosentino
Senior Producer
Fiona Ng
Managing Producer
Thuy Mao
Editor
Shawn Campbell
Editor
Alex Gonzalez
Editor