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Sunday, Apr 30, 2017 at 08:05 AM PDT

NewsConference: LA Riots, 25 Years Later, LAPD and Community

NewsConference: LA Riots,  25 Years Later,  LAPD and Community

On this edition of News Conference NBC4's Conan Nolan focuses on the 25th Anniversary of the 1992 LA Riots.  We start with Civil Rights Attorney Connie Rice on how LAPD and the community have changed for...

Sunday, Apr 30, 2017 at 08:03 AM PDT

NewsConference: LA Riots, 25 Years Later How the City Has Changed

NewsConference: LA Riots, 25 Years Later How the City Has Changed

Los Angeles Board of Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas is the chairman of the board.  During the 1992 LA riots he was a LA City Councilman.  He has seen the changes first hand.  He talks about the...

Sunday, Apr 30, 2017 at 07:58 AM PDT

NewsConference: LA Riots, 25 Years Later, Changes in Education

NewsConference: LA Riots, 25 Years Later, Changes in Education

 Fernando Guerra, Ph.D. is the Founding Director of the Center for the Study of Los Angeles at Loyola Marymount University.  He talks with NBC4's Conan Nolan about how education has changed in the area...

Sunday, Apr 30, 2017 at 08:08 AM PDT

NewConference: LA Riots, 25 Years Later Living by Philosopher's Words

NewConference: LA Riots, 25 Years Later Living by Philosopher's Words

 NBC4'S Conan Nolan reflects on the 1992 LA Riots.  He says there is hope that what happened then ultimately made for a better city...so long as we adhere to what philosopher George Santayana once said...

Sunday, Apr 30, 2017 at 07:53 AM PDT

NewsConference EXTRA 1992 LA Riots and Today's Economy

NewsConference EXTRA 1992 LA Riots and Today's Economy

 Christopher Thornberg, Ph.D. of Beacon Economics, a leading economist in the region talks with NBC4’s Conan Nolan about how South Los Angeles has changed dramatically since the 1992 riots...from jobs...

Sunday, Apr 23, 2017 at 09:18 AM PDT

NewsConference: Russian Interference, Dems Blew it

NewsConference: Russian Interference,  Dems Blew it

  Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank), the ranking Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee talks with NBC4's Conan Nolan about how the Democrats blew it when it came to making their case to the public...

Sunday, Apr 23, 2017 at 09:20 AM PDT

NewsConference: LA City Budget, Concerns Over $200-Mil Deficit

NewsConference: LA City Budget, Concerns Over $200-Mil Deficit

  Los Angeles City Councilman Mitch Englander talks with NBC4's Conan Nolan about the new city budget released this week by Mayor Eric Garcetti.   How can there be a deficit of $200-million when tax...

Sunday, Apr 23, 2017 at 08:58 AM PDT

NewsConference: Affordable Housing Impacting SoCal Economy

NewsConference: Affordable Housing Impacting SoCal Economy

 Christopher Thornberg, PH.D. of Beacon Economics and NBC4's Conan Nolan take a look at Southern California’s economy and the impact of affordable housing. 

Sunday, Apr 23, 2017 at 08:49 AM PDT

NewsConference: A New State Park in Los Angeles

NewsConference: A New State Park in Los Angeles

 It's now open.  The Loss Angles State Historic Park is tucked away between train tracks and Chinatown. It took 16 years to develop.  The development was not without controversy.  In...

Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017 at 06:13 PM PDT

NewsConference Rep Royce "China Needs to Quit Helping North Korea"

NewsConference Rep Royce "China Needs to Quit Helping North Korea"

 NBC4's Conan Nolan speaks with  the chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee...Representative Ed Royce (F-Fullerton).  Lots of turmoil in the Middle East, Russia and North Korea.  ...

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