Garcetti Writes Open Letter About Homeless

By Jayson Campadonia, KABC

In an open letter posted Tuesday Garcetti says he takes full responsibility for the response to the homeless problem.  The letter comes a week after a report showed the homeless population has jumped over 15-percent since last year, as well as a flood of critics coming out saying Garcetti isn’t doing anything to fix the problem.  Garcetti also says in his letter he’s adding a team to his office this week to fast-track funds for housing.

 

 

Update from the Bahamas as heard on the Morning Drive

Update from the Bahamas as heard on the Morning Drive

Kimberly Mullings reporting from Freeport, Bahamas described the surreal conditions wrought by Hurricane Dorian on Grand Bahama Island. She told Jillian and John about “seeing people leaving literally in their underwear trying to seek shelter … Some people have three story homes and they had to hang out in their attics for over 24 hours.…Continue Reading

West Texas gunman was fired from job hours before massacre.

West Texas gunman was fired from job hours before massacre.

By Faith Karimi, Ed Lavandera and Christina Maxouris, CNN The 36-year-old gunman who left seven people dead in a West Texas killing rampage had been fired from his job hours before the massacre began, The New York Times reported, citing unnamed officials. CNN is working to learn more details, but authorities have repeatedly cautioned that they have yet…Continue Reading