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Ezell Ford autopsy results raise more questions

Ezell Ford autopsy results raise more questions

Tritobia Ford lights candles at a memorial for her son, Ezell Ford, a 25-year-old mentally ill black man, at the site where he was shot and killed by two LAPD officers in August, on December 29, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. The long-awaited autopsy report, which was put on a security hold at the request […]

Ezell Ford autopsy results raise more questions

Ezell Ford autopsy results raise more questions

Tritobia Ford lights candles at a memorial for her son, Ezell Ford, a 25-year-old mentally ill black man, at the site where he was shot and killed by two LAPD officers in August, on December 29, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. The long-awaited autopsy report, which was put on a security hold at the request […]

The economic outlook for 2015 and what it means to the political landscape

The economic outlook for 2015 and what it means to the political landscape

St. Jude patient, Mary Browder, age 11 and St. Jude National Outreach Director, Marlo Thomas check out shopping carts full of Kmart Fab 15 toys while on a shopping spree to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital patients as part of Kmart’s 11th annual St. Jude Thanks and Giving fundraising campaign on December 15, 2014 […]

The economic outlook for 2015 and what it means to the political landscape

The economic outlook for 2015 and what it means to the political landscape

St. Jude patient, Mary Browder, age 11 and St. Jude National Outreach Director, Marlo Thomas check out shopping carts full of Kmart Fab 15 toys while on a shopping spree to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital patients as part of Kmart’s 11th annual St. Jude Thanks and Giving fundraising campaign on December 15, 2014 […]

Filmweek: ‘Selma,’ ‘Into the Woods,’ ‘American Sniper’ and more

Filmweek: ‘Selma,’ ‘Into the Woods,’ ‘American Sniper’ and more

Lila Crawford stars as Little Red Riding Hood in “Into The Woods”; Credit: Into The Woods/Buena Vista Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Wade Major and Lael Loewenstein review this week’s releases, including “Selma,” “Into the Woods,” “American Sniper” and more. If you’d rather curl up at  home, we have the latest blu-ray and DVD […]

Filmweek: ‘Selma,’ ‘Into the Woods,’ ‘American Sniper’ and more

Filmweek: ‘Selma,’ ‘Into the Woods,’ ‘American Sniper’ and more

Lila Crawford stars as Little Red Riding Hood in “Into The Woods”; Credit: Into The Woods/Buena Vista Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Wade Major and Lael Loewenstein review this week’s releases, including “Selma,” “Into the Woods,” “American Sniper” and more. If you’d rather curl up at  home, we have the latest blu-ray and DVD […]

Future tense: Impact of Sony hack on the future of commerce, policy and culture

Future tense: Impact of Sony hack on the future of commerce, policy and culture

Responding to criticism over the handling of The Interview, Sony Pictures CEO Michael Lynton says his studio “very much wanted to keep the picture in release.”; Credit: DAVID MCNEW/Reuters /Landov The Sony breach started off as a piracy story. Five new movies from the studio were stolen by hackers and shared on the internet. The […]

Future tense: Impact of Sony hack on the future of commerce, policy and culture

Future tense: Impact of Sony hack on the future of commerce, policy and culture

Responding to criticism over the handling of The Interview, Sony Pictures CEO Michael Lynton says his studio “very much wanted to keep the picture in release.”; Credit: DAVID MCNEW/Reuters /Landov The Sony breach started off as a piracy story. Five new movies from the studio were stolen by hackers and shared on the internet. The […]

Future tense: Impact of Sony hack on the future of commerce, policy and culture

Future tense: Impact of Sony hack on the future of commerce, policy and culture

Responding to criticism over the handling of The Interview, Sony Pictures CEO Michael Lynton says his studio “very much wanted to keep the picture in release.”; Credit: DAVID MCNEW/Reuters /Landov The Sony breach started off as a piracy story. Five new movies from the studio were stolen by hackers and shared on the internet. The […]

Future tense: Impact of Sony hack on the future of commerce, policy and culture

Future tense: Impact of Sony hack on the future of commerce, policy and culture

Responding to criticism over the handling of The Interview, Sony Pictures CEO Michael Lynton says his studio “very much wanted to keep the picture in release.”; Credit: DAVID MCNEW/Reuters /Landov The Sony breach started off as a piracy story. Five new movies from the studio were stolen by hackers and shared on the internet. The […]