We get the latest on the Saddleridge fire that’s moving fast in the San Fernando Valley. Scheduled blackouts are continuing for hundreds of thousands of Californians, with the exception of big tech companies in Silicon Valley.
Scheduled blackouts in California spark outrage
Hundreds of thousands of people in Northern California are without electricity right now. PG&E has cut power during this week’s windy weather to avoid sparking another wildfire. Residents are upset and concerned that PG&E isn’t investing enough in long-term grid security.
White House pushes limits of executive privilege
How the impeachment fight between the Trump administration and Democrats illustrates Trump’s expansive view of presidential powers.
Winds, wildfire risks, and preemptive power shutdowns
PG&E says it may cut power in Northern California starting Wednesday due to fire risks. SoCal Edison says it could cut power between Wednesday and Friday because Santa Ana winds are in the forecast.
Addams Family music gets hip-hop revamp
The beloved TV show “The Addams Family” is hitting the big screen. It follows the macabre family as they move to New Jersey and start a suburban life. KCRW DJ Chris Douridas is the music supervisor for MGM Studios’ new film.