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March 29, 2019 | 0 comments
It seems intuitive that people who have less money or fewer social privileges can’t recover from major fires as easily. But most people aren’t aware of the extent and nature of the damages.
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March 29, 2019 | 0 comments
Popular consumer site, Refinery29, is looking for a Beauty & Wellness Writer to discover how these categories directly relate to pop culture, politics, and the world around us.
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March 28, 2019 | 0 comments
There are substantial differences in life expectancy across the valley. A reporter seeks new answers to explain the gaps.
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March 27, 2019 | 0 comments
Public health officials and medical professionals now recognize violence and other major factors — education, employment status, income, experience with discrimination — as key factors for women’s... more
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March 27, 2019 | 0 comments
How do you make critically important — but potentially boring — stories resonate with your audience? KPCC's content chief Kristen Muller shares her station's approach.
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March 26, 2019 | 2 comments
Along with books and backpacks, the teens who walk through the hallways of Washington Preparatory High School in South Los Angeles also carry secrets and fear.
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March 26, 2019 | 0 comments
In Orange County, older adults die of Alzheimer’s disease at a higher rate than their peers in most of the country — it’s the third leading cause of death for the group, compared to the sixth... more
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March 25, 2019 | 0 comments
In recent years, San Joaquin County has had a higher rate of domestic violence calls for assistance than the rest of the state. A reporter sets out to tell the stories behind the statistics.
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March 22, 2019 | 0 comments
A special briefing for California reporters on the 2020 Census exposes the huge potential costs of an undercount — and the massive campaign underway to avert such an outcome.
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March 22, 2019 | 1 comments
Highly rural, the communities outside of Crescent City in Northern California are food deserts. “I hear from staff all the time, these kids are hungry when they come to school,” one school... more
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March 22, 2019 | 0 comments
The Health section at U.S. News & World Report is seeking an experienced, full-time editor based in their Washington, D.C., office.
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March 21, 2019 | 0 comments
There are experts to find, interviews to do, data to be crunched, and photos and videos to coordinate. How do you begin? Veteran project lead Catherine Stifter shares some tips.
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March 21, 2019 | 0 comments
 Are there better ways to help women suffering from domestic violence and maternal depression? Forward-thinking providers and programs located at LAC+USC Medical Center are trying new approaches.
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March 21, 2019 | 0 comments
Serious mental and physical health issues are on the rise among S.F.’s homeless population, as the city recommits itself to seizing and disposing of their tents and belongings.
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March 20, 2019 | 0 comments
Hospitals are expected to divert more of those savings back into their communities via public health programs since the ACA was passed. But are they?



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