Former Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa said “Rome is burning” when asked about what he thinks of the current state of LA. Mark Ridley Thomas is going to step back from his duties but not resign. Steve Gregory comes on the show to talk about Mark Ridley Thomas and the charges he is facing.
STEVE GREGORY - fallout from indictment against Mark Ridley-Thomas//Dodgers, Giants go to Game 5 in NLDS // Butterball is recalling more than 14,000 pounds of turkey//Southwest's meltdown could foreshadow a messy holiday season//
Steve Gregory comes on the show to talk about the oil spill that has impacted beaches throughout Orange County over the weekend. Blake Troli comes on the show to talk about the impact the oil spill has had on wildlife in the area. It doesn't look like Mayor Garcetti isn't going to India any time soon. Facebook and Instagram have had an outage for the majority of the day.
Steve Gregory comes on the show for an update on the oil spill. Orange County District Attorney Todd Spitzer comes on the show to talk about the oil spill. More on the oil spill. A former NBA player got caught trying to go to Hawaii with fake COVID-19 documents.
Bill Handel hosts KFI Reporter Steve Gregory, who was live on-scene when two men, a father and son, were arrested in the connection with 3 cold case murders starting back in 2014. Initially being investigated as three separate occurrences, they ultimately ended up being connected. The homicide unit at the LA County Sheriffs Department was able to make the connection between them, and their killer.
Bill Handel hosts KFI Reporter Steve Gregory, who was live on-scene when a man and his father were arrested in connection with 3 cold case murders. Wayne Resnick and Jennifer Jones Lee join Bill for the Late Edition of Handel on the News, where the trio covers news topics that include: The CDC has endorsed Pfizer's COVID booster shot for older or vulnerable Americans, the Oakland School District has become the first in NorCal to require students 12+ to get the COVID vaccine, and the U.S. has begun reimbursing Florida school officials for pay that was docked for defying the ban on mask mandates.
Dom De Luca, owner of the clothing & skateboard store Brooklyn Projects, comes on the show to talk about the rising crime in the Fairfax/Melrose district. Steve Gregory comes on the show to talk about the arrest of a father and son connected to 3 unsolved murders.
Bill Handel is joined by KFI Reporter Steve Gregory, who is live on scene at the arrest of Anthony and Manuel Velasquez. Dr. Jim Keany comes on the show for this week's edition of 'Medical News,' as he and Bill talk about the high COVID hospitalization rates delaying selective surgeries and TikTokers are attempting to de-worm themselves with some gnarly results.
Jennifer Jones Lee hosts your Friday morning Wake Up Call. With the 20th Anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11th, 2001 lingering, Melissa Giller, Chief Marketing Officer at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute joins the show to provide details around the anniversary event happening at the Ronald Reagan Library this Saturday in Simi Valley. Jen also teases KFI Reporter' Steve Gregory's special airing twice on Saturday and will be a 6-part podcast. The House Whisperer Dean Sharp joins Jen for this week's segment of Jen and the House Whisperer, where the two talk about unconventional ways to decorate your kitchen to make it eye-catching for you and your guests.
Wayne Resnick sits in for Bill Handel. Bill calls in to give his take on Larry Elder, Kamala Harris and the COVID Vaccine booster shots. Some food companies need to start preparing for lawsuits regarding their labels. KFI Reporter Steve Gregory joins the show to talk about his upcoming special on the terrorist attacks of September 11th, 2001. The 20th Anniversary is this Saturday - are we safer now than we were then?
Wayne Resnick sits in for Bill Handel and is joined by KFI Reporter Steve Gregory. Steve has a special airing this Saturday on whether or not we're safer 20 years out from the terrorist attacks on September 11th, 2001. He teases some audio pulled from the day of the event and discusses with Wayne how some of those he interviewed feel, 20 years later.
Conspiracy theory – Paul McCartney died in a car crash in 1966 and the Beatles covered it up//9/11 Steve Gregory special airs on Saturday – Where were you that day//Conway remembers his past Vegas trip//
Well, look at that - it's a mailbag episode! Kirk answers your questions on Bo Diddley, Minecraft, The Supremes, chorus guitar, XTC, Parquet Courts, and the mystery of the "Careless Whisper" sax solo.REFERENCED ON THIS EPISODE:“Wake Up” by XTC from The Big Express, 1984“Waterfall” and “Don't Stop” by The Stone Roses from The Stone Roses, 1989“The Mind Electric” by Miracle Musical from Hawaii: Part II, 201“Minecraft” by C418, 2009The Minecraft episode of Twenty Thousand Hertz: https://www.20k.org/episodes/minecraft“Briony” by Dario Marianelli from Atonement, 2007“The Mayor” by Kirk Hamilton from The Exited Door, 2009“Bo Diddley” by Bo Diddley, 1962“You Can't Hurry Love” by The Supremes written by Holland-Dozier-Holland (and backed by The Funk Brothers), 1966“Wake Up” by Arcade Fire from Funeral, 2004“In The Heights” by Lin-Manuel Miranda from In The Heights, 2008 and the 2021 film“Chinese Satellite” by Phoebe Bridger from Punisher, 2020“Good 4 U” by Olivia Rodrigo from Sour, 2021“Time After Time” by Cindi Lauper and Rob Hyman from She's So Unusual, 1983“Wide Awake” by Parquet Courts from Wide Awake, 2018“Careless Whisper” by George Michael from Wham!'s 1984 record Make It BigDan Forshaw's video about Steve Gregory's “Careless Whisper” sax solo: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6UvoRqBDwsIOUTRO SOLOIST: Luke PriceThis episode's outro soloist is Portland fiddle player Luke Price. 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Sacramento DA, Anne Marie Shubert, talks about the transition parolee, Troy Davis, being on the streets despite murdering a Sacramento woman, killing her dogs and setting her house on fire. Steve Gregory has the latest on a serial rapist in the San Fernando Valley. California set to launch a new program to ‘cure homelessness'. Kevin Elliot comes on the show to preview this year's Pacific Air Show at Huntington Beach.
Steve Gregory has the latest on refugee Afghans heading to California. The latest on the Caldor Fire burning in South Lake Tahoe. Comedian Fuquan Johnson and two others are found dead in Venice after an overdose on cocaine laced with fentanyl. An update on the family that died from toxic algae while hiking in along the Merced River in Northern California.
The death toll rises after the two-explosions near the Kabul airport in Afghanistan. The latest on the Caldor Fire as it approaches Lake Tahoe. Ron Jeremy indicted on rape and other sexual assault charges. Steve Gregory gives details on the LA County Sheriffs Department getting involved to help with the eviction moratoriums.
Wayne Resnick fills in for Bill Handel and is joined by KFI Reporter Steve Gregory who provides an update regarding Sheriff Villanueva's plan to clean up the homeless encampments in LA County. Jennifer Jones Lee accompanies Wayne for the Late Edition of Wayne on the News, where the two provide updates on news topics that include: An explosion outside the airport in Kabul appears to be a suicide attack says U.S. officials, Crews have gained the upper hand on the South Fire burning near Fontana, and jobless claims have risen slightly to 353,000.
Wayne Resnick fills in for Bill Handel and is joined by KFI's Steve Gregory, who provides an update on Sheriff Villanueva's plans to clean up the homeless encampments in LA County.
Jennifer Jones Lee hosts your Wednesday morning Wake Up Call. KFI's Steve Gregory continues his report on Afghanistan with Captain Dale Dye in Part III of the Fall of Afghanistan and its resemblance to the fall of Saigon in 1975.
Jennifer Jones Lee hosts your Tuesday morning Wake Up Call and has a special piece from KFI Reporter Steve Gregory, who is joined by Captain Dale Dye to continue his conversation surrounding the collapse of Afghanistan.
Kelvin Washington fills in for Bill Handel. He and Wayne Resnick touch base regarding the happenings in Afghanistan. Disney wants Scarlett Johannnson case arbitrated; her team wants an open court. And KFI's own reporter Steve Gregory joins Kelvin to share some audio from the Sheriff's private meeting with residents in Venice Beach regarding the homeless issue.
Steve Gregory comes on the show to talk about an $80,000 reward being offered for two men who are wanted in connection with 3 murders. Some articles say a recent picture of Pres. Biden has been photo-shopped. A church told anyone that wants a religious exemption for a vaccine, “Come on down!”
Steve Gregory comes on the show for an update from the Recall Gascon Desk. Osama Bin Laden's brother is selling his Bel Air mansion. An update from the Recall Newsom Desk. Someone was beat with a hatchet at an ATM in New York.
The sister of a murder victim comes on the show to talk about the case and why it's a mistake for Gov. Newsom to not stop the release of the murderer on parole. Steve Gregory comes on the show to talk about the latest Facebook/Instagram Live done by Sheriff Alex Villanueva.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo from New York has finally resigned after the investigation into him found that he did sexual harass multiple women while in office. John gives an update on what he saw when he drove by the homeless encampment near the VA in Brentwood. Steve Gregory comes on the show to talk about how the Sheriff is going to move on to the Brentwood homeless encampment after they are done in Venice.